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Surviving the Stained-Glass Jungle
By author: William L. Self
Product Code: P499
ISBN: 9780881465174
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Surviving the Stained-Glass Jungle is a compelling and positive look at the parish ministry through the eyes of a veteran pastor of more than fifty-three years. The book directly confronts the issues of burnout, conflict, stress, and social concerns. It gives strategy and practical help in navigating through these difficult currents. Self addresses the usual themes of preaching, administration, and pastoral care, but also gives practical help with the issues of the pastor's own mental health and self-care. This material is written for parish leaders of all mainline denominations and will become a standard for the practice of ministry. The general theme of the book is that the church is worth the effort. The target audience is seminarians and veteran pastors alike in order to encourage them in the task. Laymen would also benefit significantly by reading this book, gaining a better understanding of the ministry. Self has a national reputation as a gifted preacher, pastor, author, lecturer, motivational speaker for corporate America, and innovator in church growth.
The Baptist Summit at Mercer University : 19-20 January 2006, Three Addresses
By author: William D. Underwood, R. Kirby Godsey, R. Kirby Godsey   Edited by: Walter B Shurden
Product Code: P363
ISBN: 9780881460612
Pages: 77
Product Format: Paperback
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In December 2005, Mercer University and the Georgia Baptist Convention ended their 173-year affiliation. A meeting of more than 150 church leaders from across the country to explore ways to maintain and broaden Mercer’s Identity as a free Baptist institution serving Baptists not only in Georgia, but around the world.
The Courage Factor : A Collection of Presidential Essays
By author: R. Kirby Godsey, R. Kirby Godsey
Product Code: H671
ISBN: 9780865549869
Pages: 114
Product Format: Hardback
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This remarkable collection of essays spans more than twenty-five years as president of Mercer University. As such, they form a corpus of thought by a university president who believes that the university can and does have a role in shaping culture and society, and is a leading factor in the architecture of our future.
The Craftsmanship of Jimmy Carter
Product Code: H948
ISBN: 9780881466447
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"When we prepared to leave Washington in January 1981, my White House staff and cabinet members took up a collection to buy me a going-away gift," says Jimmy Carter. "My friends then gave the collected funds to Sears, Roebuck and Co., with directions to supply me with whatever tools and equipment I needed for a completely furnished woodworking shop in what had been our garage. This has turned out to be one of the best gifts of my life, and I have devoted a good portion of my spare time to developing my skills and designing and building furniture."
The Doc Schneider Songbook: Homemade Songs 1974-2016
By composer: Doc Schneider
Product Code: P546
ISBN: 9780881466201
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Format: Paperback / softback
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In words and music, songs and photographs, this captivating songbook tells the story of a mostly unknown homemade singer-songwriter. A lawyer by day and night, and a songwriter in between, Doc Schneider has written more than 100 songs over the last four decades and released three albums--Choices & Chances, Second Chances, and Songs & Stories Live--all available through iTunes, CD Baby, YouTube, Spotify, and Pandora. His songs have found a few dedicated listeners across the United States and in tiny pockets around the world in Bruges, Paris, Malta, and elsewhere.

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