Pastoral Ministry reflects the tremendous experience of Matts-Ola Ishoel as a pastor of a local church. He clearly and explicitly outlines the main issues of pastoral ministry that are relevant for all leaders. These issues include preaching and teaching, caring about people, administration and planning.
This book will widen your understanding about the pastor’s work and show you how to prepare for this ministry. It will show you how to develop personally, how build a strong local church, how to cope with difficulties and how to be bold and creative.
Matts-Ola Ishoel is the senior pastor of «Word of life», one of the fastest growing churches in Russia, a church active in social, charitable, and youth work. Matts-Ola preaches regularly at regional Christian conferences of Faith Russian Association with over 300 churches in it. He’s also the author of How to Build and Winning Team, Battle for Righteousness and other books. Matts-Ola Ishoel and his wife Randi live in Moscow. They are the parents of four children