Recalling Our Own Stories: Spiritual Renewal for Religious Caregivers


Reconnect with your original call to ministry and passion for caregiving with this spiritual renewal retreat in book form.

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Reconnect with your original call to ministry and passion for caregiving with this spiritual renewal retreat in book form.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780787903633
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/28/1997
  • Series: Jossey-Bass Religion-in-Practice Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 351,234
  • Product dimensions: 6.04 (w) x 9.07 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Meet the Author

EDWARD P. WIMBERLY is a Methodist minister, a professor at Atlanta's Interdenominational Theological Center, and a highly regarded author, speaker, and workshop leader in the pastoral counseling field. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Table of Contents

1. To Be Called Anew: Finding Spiritual Replenishment in Our Own Stories.

2. Personal Myths: Stories That Empower Us or Leave Us Vulnerable.

3. Marital and Family Myths: Stories That Affect Our Relationships with Loved Ones.

4. Ministry Myths: Stories That Help or Hinder Us in Serving God.

5. The Possibility of Change: Reauthoring the Myths That Bind Us.

6. Suzanne: Allowing the True Self to Surface.

7. James and Hope: Understanding Who Called Us to Ministry.

8. Blanche and Henry: Seeing Our Spouses for Who They Are.

9. Zelda and David: Seizing the In-Between Moments When Change is Possible.

10. From Walking Wounded to Wounded Healer: What to Expect on the Journey.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2003

    Good resource for the library

    The concept of 'recalling our stories' is a powerful one, and this book is useful for pastors and other religious leaders seeking renewal. It lacks 'zip' but will still be valuable for those seeking refreshment.

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