Danny Akin, President of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, has recommended the following books on Pastoral Duties. What do you think of the books on his list? What books would you add to this list?
Anderson, Robert C. The Effective Pastor: A Practical Guide to the Ministry. Chicago: Moody, 1985.
Baxter, Richard. The Reformed Pastor. Edinburg: Banner of Truth, 1981.
Cedar, Paul, Kent Hughes, and Ben Patterson. Mastering the Pastoral Role. Portland: Multnomah, 1991.
*Criswell, W.A. Criswell’s Guidebook for Pastors. Nashville: Broadman, 1980.
Graham, Larry Kent. Care of Persons, Care of Worlds. Nashville: Abingdon, 1992.
*MacArthur, John., Jr., ed. Rediscovering Pastoral Ministry: Shaping Contemporary Ministry with Biblical Mandates. Dallas: Word, 1995.
Oden, Thomas. Pastoral Theology: Essentials of Ministry. San Francisco: Harper, 1983.
Piper, John. Brothers, We are Not Professionals. Nashville: Broadman, 2002.
Tidball, Derek. Skilful Shepherds: Explorations in Pastoral Theology. Leicester: Apollos, 1986.