Pastoral Ministry


Bible Study:

All the Men of the Bible.  Online.

All the Women of the Bible.  Online.

AMG Publishers of Study Bibles, Reference Works, and Bible Studies based in English, Greek, or Hebrew.  Online. See its Catalog.  Online.

Bible Hub.  Online.  Online.

Bible Study Tools.  Online.

Bible Verse Study: In-Depth Online Bible Study. Multilingual.  Online.

Biblical Online.

Blue Letter Bible.  Online.

Dictionary of Bible Themes.  Bible Gateway.  Online.

Enrichment Journal.  Online.

Goodacre, Mark. New Testament Gateway.  Online.

Harmony of the Gospels. Bible Study Tools.  Online.

Herrick, Greg. n.d. Select Bibliography for "How to Study the Bible." (  Online.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia. (ISBE).  Online.

Marlowe, M.D. Bibliography of Biblical Interpretation. (Bible Researcher)  Online.

Marlowe, M.D. 2011. Web Directory of Biblical Studies. (Bible Researcher)  Online.

Nave, Orville J. Nave's Topical Bible. Bible Study Tools.  Online.

Nicholson, Roy.  Old Testament Gateway.   Online.

Open Access Bible Commentaries Quick Search.  (ORU) Online.

Parallel Bible.  Bible Study Tools.  Online.

Robertson, A.T.   Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament.  Online.  Bible Study Tools and Pastoral Resources, etc.

Theological Journals Search.  Online.

Theological  Online.

Top Links. Christian Counseling Weblinks.  (Counseling 4 Christians). Online.

Torrey, R.A.  Treasury of Scripture Knowledge. Bible Study Tools. "... cross-reference resource for Bible students worldwide..."  Online.

Unbound Bible.  Online  


AACC.  2014.  Code of Ethics: American Association of Christian Counselors.  Online.

American Association of Christian Counselors. (AACC). Online.

Association of Biblical Counselors. (ABC)  Online.

Augsberger, D.W.  1995.  Conflict Mediation across Cultures: Pathways and Patterns. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox.

Augsberger, D.W. 1986. Pastoral Counseling Across Cultures.  Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox.

Benner, D.G.  2003. Strategic Pastoral Counseling. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic.

Christian Counseling Centers.  Online.

Clinebell, H.J., et al. 2011. Basic Types of Pastoral Care & Counseling: Resources ... Loiusville, KY: Abingdon.

Clinton,Timothy, et al. 2009. Caring for People God's Way.   Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.

Clinton, Timothy, et al. 2002. Competent Christian Counseling: Foundations and Practice... NY: WaterBrook.

Collins,G.R. 2006. Christian Counseling: A Comprehensive Guide.  Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.

Dittes, J.E. 1999. Pastoral Counseling: The Basics. Louisvile, KY: Westminster John Knox.

Dorricott, Keith. 2018. Christian Counseling: How to help Yourself. and Others live Biblically. Kindle. Amazon Digital.

Gillham, Bill.  What is Christian Counseling and how is it Different from Other Counseling.  Online.  

Hawkins, Ron. 2015. New Christian Counselor: A Fresh Biblical .... Approach. Eugene, OR: Harvest House.

Kollar, C.A. 2011. Solution-Focused Pastoral Counseling: An Effective Short-Term Approach ...Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

Kok, J.R., et al. 1998. Pastoral Counseling Treatment Planner.  NY: John Wiley.

Lartey, E.Y., et. al.2003. In Living Color: An Intercultural Approach to Pastoral Care and Counseling  London, Eng.: Jessica Kingsley.

Light University.  DVD Courses - Counseling.  (AACC). Online.

Maynard, E.A. 2015. Understanding Pastoral Counseling.  NY: Springer.

McMinn, M.R. 1996. Psychology, Theology and Spirituality in Christian Counseling.  Carol Stream, IL: Tyndale House.

Marriage and Home:

Croft, Brian, et al. 2013. Pastor's Family: Shepherding Your Family through... Pastoral Ministry. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan. 

Gottman, John. 2015. Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work: A Practical Guide... NY: Harmony.

 Johnson, Madeleine S. Burnout in Clergy Families. (Ministry: International Journal for Pastors, June, 1986.)

Schaefer, Frank. Self-Care Tips for the Clergy Family. (Desparate Preacher.)  Online.

 Seaborn, Dan, et al 2011. Stay Married for Life  Forest, VA: AACC Press.

Pastoral Care:

Biles, D.J. 2017. Pastoral Ministry: The Ministry of a Shepherd.  Nashville, TN: B&H Academic.

Clinebell, H.J. 2011. Basic Types of Pastoral Care.  Nashville, TN: Abingdon.

Gula, R.M. 2010. Just Ministry: Professional Ethics for Pastoral Ministers.  Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Pr.

Hughes, R.K. 2015. Pastor's Book: A Comprehensive and Practical Guide to Pastoral Ministry.  Wheaton, IL: Crossway.

Killen, J.L. 2005. Pastoral Care in the Small Membership Church. Nashville, TN: Abingdon.

MacArthur, John. 2005. Pastoral Ministry: How to Shepherd Biblically. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.

Oden, T.C. 1983. Pastoral Theology: Essentials of Ministry. NY: HarperOne.

Tripp, P.D. 2015. Dangerous Calling: Confronting Challenges of Pastoral Ministry. Wheaton, IL: Crossway.

Warneck, R.H. 2018. Pastoral Ministry: Theology and Practice.  St/. Louis, MO: Concordia.

Wilson, J.L. 2016. Pastoral Ministry in the Real World.  Wooster, OH:Weaver.


All about Prayer.  Online. 

Bevington, G.C. Remarkable Incidents And Modern Miracles Through Prayer And Faith.  (Read by Peter-John Parisis.)  Online.

Bounds, E.M. Books on Prayer. (8 books) (Mike Bickle.)  Online.

Bounds, E.M.  Power through Prayer.  (Preach the Word)  Online.

Eastman, Dick. 2011. Intercessory Worship: Combining Worship and Prayer to Touch the Heart of God. Ventura, CA: Regal.

Healey, David. 2002. Prayer: An Adventure with God.  Downers Grove, IL: IVP.

Jeremiah, David.  Prayer: 1997.  Great Adventure. Sisters, OR: Multnomah. 

Murray, Andrew. 2003. Ministry of Intercessory Prayer.  Bloomington, MN: Bethany House.

Sheets, Dutch. 2016. Intercessory Prayer: How God Can Use Your Prayers to Move Heaven and Earth. Bloomington, MN: Bethany House.

Yancey, Phil. 2006. Prayer: Does It make any Difference? Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.


Carroll, J.S. 2013. How to Worship Jesus Christ.  Chicago, IL: Moody.

Christian Worship. (RE-Teacher)  Online.

Kennebrew, Delesslyn A . What is True Worship?  Online. 

Morrison, Michael.  What is Worship? A Survey of Scripture.  Online.

Swee Hong Lim, et al. 2017. Lovin' on Jesus: History of Contemporary Worship. Nashville, TN: Abingdon.

Wainwright, G., et al. 2005. Oxford History of Christian Worship. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford Univ. Pr.

White, J.F. 1993. Brief History of Christian Worship.  Nashville, TN: Abingdon.

White, J.F. 1992. Documents of Christian Worship.  Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox.