Information on Journals
An Online Pastoral Care Resource for
Caring Connections is a quarterly, inter-Lutheran online
pastoral care journal dealing with a broad spectrum of issues
relevant to chaplaincy, pastoral counseling, clinical pastoral
education and parish ministry. The latest issue focuses on
"Pastoral Care and Suicide." Examples of previous issues
include "Pastoral Care and Criminal Justice," "Sacred Spaces in an
Increasingly Diverse Culture," "Pastoral Care and Intentional
Interim Ministries," "Pastoral Care and Addictions," "Pastoral Care
and Dementia," and "Disaster Response." The editors and
editorial board of this freee-journal invite you, as a spiritual
care provider, to go to www.caringconnectionsonline.org
and discover how this resource can inform your ministry.
Reflective Practice: Formative and Supervision in
Volume 34 of Reflective Practice: Formative
and Supervision in Ministry is now available online
It is free! No need to login or register!' On the
theme, "Cross-Culturality in Formation and Supervision,"
there is an incredible collection of excellent articles. Authors
like David Augsburger, Daniel Louw, Laurie Garrett-Cobbina and
Edward Foley are a few of the contributors. There are also a
dozen book reviews that are associated with the theme!
Other features also include the Len Cedarleaf Award theological
paper written by Jurgen Schwing. Also included are the ACPE
and AAPC theory papers of the year and an ATFE Best Practices
Volume 34 is the last issue to be edited by Herbert
Anderson. The Editorial Board has selected Scott Sullender,
Professor of Pastoral Counseling at San Francisco Theological
Seminary to serve as editor for upcoming issues.
The theme for the 2015, (volume 35) issue will focus around the
impact of the Narrative Perspective upon formation and supervision
issues in ministry. A full theme statement is available
in volume 34 as well as on the web site. www.reflective-practice.org.
If you are interested in writing for volume 35, contact Scott
Sullender, Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org.