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The Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling
(March 2019, Vol. 73, No. 1)
[Answer 7 of 10 questions correctly to receive
6 hours of Continuing Education credit]
  Anxiety as a Main Cause of Church Conflicts (Son)
1. Bowen Family Systems Theory places a high premium on maintaining a balance between individuality and group togetherness. Reverend Baker's most damaging quality was his high individuality as demonstrated by his a. decision to buy 12 acres for the church building.
b. refusal to delegate authority to other church leaders.
c. authoritarian and severe manner with his congregation.
d. desire to be the most popular preacher in town.

2. If a family member is addicted, Bowen Family Systems Theory would
a. focus on how to change the addiction in the member.
b. help to increase the member's personal responsibility.
c. help family members distance themselves from the addict when he or she is acting out.
d. help family members understand the family dynamic that is responsible for the manifestation of the addiction.
Kubler-Ross and the Re-visioning of Death as Loss (Bregman)
3. What was Kubler-Ross' original view of death?
a. Death was a transition to an afterlife and an encounter with God.
b. Death should be calmly accepted as a natural event which closed the circle of life.
c. Death is never pretty, and rarely painless.
d. Death frees us from sickness and disease and old age.

4. Which Christian author presented death as the enemy of God, and contrasted Socrates greeting death calmly with Jesus dying a forsaken, miserable death?
a. Sherwin Nuland
b. Roy Branson
c. Oscar Cullman
d. Henry Nouwen

Suffering for Others While Making Others Suffer (Grimell)
5. Reflecting on his more than 36 years in the Swedish Armed Forces, Major Stig said
a. When the brigade was to be shut down,...I experienced a feeling of betrayal by the authority and the politics which had resulted in this.
b. I still regret that when the kids were growing up, my wife had to make it by herself. I think I have forsaken all too much.
c. I will never allow it to take over my life more than what is reasonable.
d. There is camaraderie in many ways in the military service that is hard to define...I often thrive with the people.

6. Which of the following was discussed about Major Stig after he retired but still serving part time as Home Guard Company Commander?
a. He helped his grown children by taking care of his grandchildren whenever necessary and being deliberately engaged with them.
b. He encouraged his younger colleagues to spend more time with their families than they had first intended.
c. The author suggested that, as a Christian, he could seek the forgiveness of his children for the damage he caused by his absence over the years.
d. All of the above.

The Role of Spiritual Care at the End of Life (Stilos)
7. When the Comfort Measures Order Set (CMOS) was initiated, the referral was most often called in by
a. the registered nurse (RN).
b. the PCCT clinician.
c. the referring physician.
d. a family member.

8. ___ of the patients said that when they had concerns, they felt listened to by the chaplain.
a. 55%
b. 23%
c. 16%
d. 7%

Understanding Face and Shame (Song)
9. Which is NOT true about a servant-leader?
a. Jesus Himself was a servant-leader (Philippians 2:6,7).
b. A servant-leader finds his or her identity in God, not in performance.
c. The growth of a servant-leader's entheos comes through reflexivity, listening, and healing.
d. It is inevitable that a servant-leader will burn out. The demands of the ministry are simply too overwhelming.

10. A servant-leader will apply which strategy for face management?
a. giving in/yielding
b. defending one's position
c. dominating
d. apologizing