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A Contemporary Handbook for Weddings & Funerals and Other Occasions

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Weddings and funerals, like few other occasions, offer pastors the opportunity to give direction and encouragement to individuals when their hearts are more open to God . . . and to those individuals attending these events who may otherwise never hear God's message. This handbook, a compilation of tested ideas and resources by pastors, provides just the tool pastors need-- ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published June 30th 2003 by Kregel Academic & Professional
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Apr 07, 2010 rated it liked it
Useful tool for making your ceremonies more modern, and relevant to those you are ministering to. In addition to weddings and funerals, covers the Eucharist (Lord's Table), family or child dedications, Baptism, ordinations and installations and others. All from a Protestant (Baptist, Methodist, Non-Denominational) flavor. Useful with some tweaking for most faiths and those wanting ceremonies without religious overtones. A great tool to use with this book is "The Rituals Resource Book: Alternativ ...more
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Jun 25, 2012 rated it really liked it


This book had given me some great direction and info.
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Feb 24, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is an outstanding resource for a number of different events that would include a pastor.
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Dec 29, 2011 rated it liked it
Nothing profound, but an incredibly useful resource especially for training pastors to perform weddings and funerals.
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