Updated care and counseling for African American communities.
In this major revision of his popular classic, Dr. Edward Wimberly updates his narrative methodology by examining current issues in African American pastoral care and counseling. By attending to the concerns of African American communities, this book will help pastors better respond to our part in God's unfolding drama to bring healing and reconciliation. New topics include: 1. African American Pastoral Care and Catastrophic Events, 2. African American Pastoral Care and Responsible Fatherhood, 3. African American Pastoral Care and Healthy Marriage, 4. The Bible as Pastor in African American Pastoral Care, and 5. African American Pastoral Care and Public Theology.
Edward P. Wimberly is executive vice president and dean of academic services at Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta, Georgia, where he is also Jarena Lee Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling.