Ministerial Ethics: A Guide For Spirit-Filled Leaders
by T. Burton Pierce
Ethical standards are an essential foundation and safety measure in every church. Requiring
your pastors and leaders to read Ministerial Ethics
will establish the attitude and
reverence regarding ethics, plus help you set specific standards for your church.
examines the moral and ethical responsibilities facing Spirit-led
leaders. Pierce calls ministers and laypeople to not only believe in, but also reflect God’s
love, God’s justice, and God’s righteousness. He highlights ethical aspects of our relationship
with God and others in three areas: home, church, and community. This thorough explanation
covers everything from the biblical basis for ethics, to ethics throughout church history,
contemporary moral issues, and ethics in practical ministry such as financial integrity,
confidentiality, marriage, and playing favorites in the church.
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August 14, 2011 (originally published 1996)