Unhelpful pastoral care1

Unhelpful pastoral care

September 5, 2011

Pastoral care. Complicated people. Complicated situations. Crises. Meals and visits. When that was how I thought of pastoral care, I ground myself into miserable exhaustion. And I didn’t do a very good job of loving people. Pastoral care is not just the “strong” and capable loving the weak and dysfunctional (have you noticed how patronising […]

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