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Latest Office Hours! Calvin and Reformed Ministry in Geneva
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Office Hours talks with Dr. Scott Manetsch, Professor of Church History and the History of Christian Thought at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School,  about John Calvin and the 16th century company of pastors.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Sleepless Nights
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One of the things that drives me nuts is sleepless nights. I do my best to make the most of my day—I get up pretty early in the morning and I go to bed at a modestly late hour.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Don’t Beat the Sheep
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Over the years I’ve encountered a number of situations where pastors were seemingly more intent on beating rather than feeding the sheep. I can remember the Regional Home Missionary in our presbytery talking about this problem.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Care for Single Women
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Pastoral visitation is perhaps one of the lesser-appreciated and practiced ministry responsibilities. Pastors don’t realize how important it is to visit with members of their congregations to encourage, get to know, and shepherd them.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: The Internet and Purity
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The Internet has brought many great advances and benefits, even blessings. I marvel at the fact that as little as ten years ago, or less, when I used to travel I could only talk to my wife over the phone.