Emma J Justes is a founding member of the Society for Pastoral Theology. She has been a Professor of Pastoral Care for over 30 years and is on the ministry staff at St John African Methodist Episcopal Church in Aurora, Illinois.
"Undergirding all human encounter and every act of ministry, listening is thoughtful vulnerability that sees truthfully and empowers freedom. This wise book will serve us well for years to come." - Larry Kent Graham, Professor of Pastoral Theology and Care, Iliff School of Theology