Author by : Randall D. Bookseller: , Washington, United States. Includes difficult situations like the death of a child and second marriages. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. Baptist ; Christian and Missionary Alliance ; Episcopalian ; Evangelical ; Lutheran ; Methodist ; Presbyterian ; Reformed -- Alternate wedding ceremonies. The book is small enough that you can loan it to wedding couples to review, but make sure you put in an Ex Libris.
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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The main reason I bought it was for the beautiful sayings and scriptures quoted in it. Add to Cart Baker's Handbook Collection Details This hardbound set of Baker's ministry handbooks will offer a decidedly Christian perspective to assist you with any of the most common ministerial duties. Mike Inman Chaplain, Hospice of Siouxland Sioux City, Iowa I have found Robert Blair's The Funeral And Wedding Handbook to be very helpful. But what exactly is Church Growth? Among his eight books is The Baker Funeral Handbook. It has helped me immeasurably with my wedding ceremonies I have performed since becoming an ordained minister.
Received it in a timely fashion. What happens when we eat the bread and drink from the cup? I thought it might be a cake baking book. This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the widget. It is a great resource book, both for students preparing for ministry and those who have for many years served the Lord's people during these very important stages in life. Crafted in bonded leather with ribbon markers.
Topics include: Why marriage ministry? The Funeral And Wedding Handbook shows you how to. These and other questions are explored in this thought-provoking book. Written by experienced pastors and church workers, these easy-to-read, to-the-point booklets address the fundamentals of different ministries as practiced effectively in real life. About This essential, up-to-date wedding handbook for pastors includes - ceremonies from fourteen traditions - suggestions for special services vow renewal, blessing a civil union, marrying individuals with children from previous relationships, and an ecumenical ceremony - suggestions for prayers, Scripture readings, and music - resources for writing vows and conducting unity candle and unity sand ceremonies - reproducible planning charts A comprehensive resource for conducting traditional and contemporary weddings in a convenient size that's easy to hold when officiating a wedding. Contemporary weddings ; Service of recognition of a civil marriage ; A brief wedding ceremony ; Ceremony for a remarriage of a couple with children ; An ecumenical ceremony from the Consultation on Common Texts ; Service of renewal of wedding vows -- Resources for wedding ceremonies.
Having this book is like having a good friend who's always ready to answer the how to and what to questions that come up in these situations. I'm not sure if others have gotten this manual with a binding that splits on initial opening, but it is an issue. Nicely bound in leather, it will fit in on any bookshelf. In addition, you can read about renewal of vow services, special sections on second marriages, and even learn how to perform a blessing of a civil ceremony. The book has many choices for a wedding, and that is great. Underlying this work is Blair's humble, but all-encompassing devotion to Christ. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.
What are its strengths and weaknesses? Baker's Wedding Handbook offers suggestions on prayers, vows, scripture readings, and even music to be used during a wedding. Baker Books should look into this problem and get a better binding method. He earned degrees from Houghton College, Wheaton College Graduate School, and Westminster Theological Seminary. Pastors are repeatedly called on to perform these ceremonies in an infinite variety of circumstances, yet there's no one-size-fits-all service, so it's a constant challenge to come up with meaningful and appropriate material that witnesses to the Lord's power. Though systematic, the book is filled with examples from Blair's 40-plus years in the ministry, which makes the book dynamic, credible, and filled with wisdom. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.
It is well-written, informative, practical, and contemporary for today's minister. He earned degrees from Houghton College, Wheaton College Graduate School, and Westminster Theological Seminary, and he teaches at seminaries around the world. The section for each denomination not only lists tradtional vows for that denomination, but includes traditional wedding hymns and prayers typically used. To find more information regarding shipping and returns, please click. Written by experienced pastors and church workers, these easy-to-read, to-the-point booklets address the fundamentals of different ministries as practiced effectively in real life. There are so many weird things in the world today, it's nice to get back to tradition.
After receiving the book, I wasn't sure I wanted to open it. I just didn't find anything I didn't like about the book. This timely book addresses such questions. Baker's Funeral Handbook includes quotations, illustrations, and passages appropriate for the solemn occasion. This is a very nice companion to anyone performing wedding ceremonies. My only issue with the book is the binding.