|Book Title||God's Word to Pastors|
Bob Yandian Bio
From 1980 to 2013 Bob Yandian pastored Grace Church, with a vibrant and strong congregation in his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma. For 33 years he hosted a weekly teaching radio broadcast called Precepts with Bob Yandian.
Bob is widely acknowledged as one of the most knowledgeable Bible teachers of this generation. His practical insight and wisdom into the Word of God has helped countless people around the world to live successfully in every arena of the daily Christian life.
In addition to the sale of over 200,000 books, CDs, and tapes world-wide, more than 22,000 books, tapes, and CDs have been donated to Bible schools, missionaries, prisoners, and people in need throughout the United States and around the world through Bob Yandian Ministries.
Bob attended Southwestern College and is also a graduate of Trinity Bible College. He has served as both instructor and Dean of Instructors at Rhema Bible Training Center in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.
Bob has traveled extensively throughout the United States and internationally, taking his powerful and easy to apply teachings that bring stability and hope to hungry hearts everywhere. He has authored over thirty books and has been called "a pastor to pastors."
Bob and his wife, Loretta, have been married for over thirty years, are the parents of two grown married children, and have five grandchildren. Bob and Loretta Yandian reside in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Practical, hands on wisdom for daily life in ministry!
What framework does the Word of God give for the office of a pastor? Does the Bible outline the pastors responsibility to the congregation and the congregations responsibility to the pastor? Gods Word to Pastors gives scriptural answers to these questions and many more! What is the extent of the pastors authority over his congregation, and what can he expect from them? Why did God give us pastors, and how is their role unique in the body of Christ?
Does the Bible say anything about how to choose a pastor or how he should be salaried? Can you leave a church because you dont like the pastor? What happens if the pastor falls into sin? Is it always the end of his ministry? And what causes a minister to fall? What should you do if youve pastored for many years and youve lost you joy and enthusiasm for the ministry? Does the Word of God offer guidelines that will cause you to avoid burnout? This book is a pastors bible, but the principles of ministry it sets forth are essential for every believer. Pastor Bob Yandian takes an in-depth look at the everyday reality of pastoring, while at the same time, he brings a vital and necessary understanding of the pastorate to all congregational members.