Recommended Old Books by Pastors Describing How They Do Ministry
Recommended Works on Ecclesiology by Academics

Recommended Pastoral Theology Works by Academics

Anderson, Ray S. The Shape of Practical Theology: Empowering Ministry with Theological Praxis. Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 2001.

Buxton, Graham. Dancing in the Dark: The Privilege of Participating in the Ministry of Christ. Paternoster Press, 2002.

Oden, Thomas C. Pastoral Theology: Essentials of Ministry. New York: HarperSanFrancisco, 1983.

Willimon, William H. Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Ministry. Abingdon, 2002.