Reaching Out: A Practical Guide to Pastoral Caring
A four session resource to help individuals and Christian communities reflect on the nature of pastoral care and to improve their practice. Three pieces of drama depict true-to-life scenarios, featuring isolation and loneliness, physical ill-health and mental distress, loss and bereavement. (Oxford Diocese; DVD included)
- Sympathy or empathy? Who are we as pastoral carers?
- What do you want me to do for you? Visiting a person with many needs
- Now is your time of grief: visiting the recently bereaved
- Who do you say that I am? Exploring mental health issues