Item description for Living in a Glass House: Surviving the Scrutiny of Ministry and Marriage by Donald Harvey...
Overview A marital therapist and a pastor give insights into the struggles of both pastors and their spouses, addressing such issues as expectations placed on a pastor and the feelings of competing with "the ministry" many spouses face.
Publishers Description Is your marriage buckling under the stress of ministry? Does your spouse resent the intrusions on family time? Are your kids rebelling against unrealistic standards of conduct imposed on them? The glass house of ministry leaves no place to hide. The high visibility of you and your family affects everyone in the household. Survival begins with accepting the fact that there is no escape. Yes, people are watching - but that's okay. Donald Harvey and Gene Williams give you insights on having a successful ministry AND focusing on a healthy, happy relationship with your spouse and your kids. Your glass house can be a crystal palace
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Studio: Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 6.02" Height: 0.46" Weight: 0.58 lbs.
Release Date Mar 7, 2002
Publisher Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
ISBN 0834119544 ISBN13 9780834119543
Availability 0 units.
More About Donald Harvey
GENE WILLIAMS served as pastor in the Church of the Nazarene for 47 years and has authored 15 books. He and his wife, Joyce, are founders and directors of Shepherds' Fold Ministries, a ministry of encouragement and affirmation to pastors and their families. Gene and Joyce speak in many settings around the world, including special assignments with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. They live in Wichita, Kansas. Donald Harvey has a Ph.D. in marriage and family therapy and maintains a private therapy practice in Nashville, Tennessee.
Donald Harvey currently resides in the state of Connecticut.