Christian Solutions Can Vex Political World

February 25, 2016, The Baptist Standard By LINNEA KIRGAN / HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY ABILENE—Christians can be misunderstood as they offer faithful-yet-unconventional solutions to political problems, professor and author William Willimon told participants at the annual T.B. Maston Lectures in Christian Ethics at Hardin-Simmons University. The world may not always recognize Christians’ political solutions, acknowledged Willimon, professorContinue reading “Christian Solutions Can Vex Political World”

Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Leadership (rev. Ed.), excerpt 1

This month Abingdon has published the revision of my book, Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Leadership. Pastor has been used in dozens of seminaries and has helped thousands of new pastors on their way into ministry. It has also been used as a resource for sustaining the ministry of many. For the pastContinue reading “Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Leadership (rev. Ed.), excerpt 1”

Abingdon publishes revised edition of Pastor: The Theory and Practice of Ordained Ministry

Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Ministry (Revised Edition) is a revision of the popular text – used in seminaries and by pastors – published by William H. Willimon in 2002, along with Pastor: A Reader for Ordained Ministry, which still stands as a companion to the revised version. Willimon has observed how theContinue reading “Abingdon publishes revised edition of Pastor: The Theory and Practice of Ordained Ministry”