Shepherding Women Seminar
Western Seminary

Shepherding Women Seminar

This course is a mini version of Shepherding a Woman’s Heart.

At a Glance

What are the aspects of a woman’s life that affect good pastoral care?  Gain understanding of seasons and transitions in life cycles against the background of societal role change for women. This mini version of Shepherding a Woman’s Heart covers the basics when it comes to shepherding women including helpful lists of Do’s and Don’ts.


1.5 hours

More Details

Organized in a multiple lesson format, the course provides video lectures, lesson notes and quizzing modules.

Course Outline

  • Lesson 1 - A Woman's Heart
  • Lesson 2 - What a Woman Needs from a Shepherd
  • Lesson 3 - Guidelines for Shepherding - Do's
  • Lesson 4 - Shepherding Women - Don'ts


What do I need to take this course?
You will need an Internet connection and a Bible.

Who is this course for?
This course is for those who would like to better understand how to minister to women within and outside the church.


Bev Hislop
Dr. Bev Hislop

Dr. Hislop is Professor of Pastoral Care and the founder and former director of the Western Seminary Women’s Center for Ministry. She is an M.S.M. graduate of Multnomah Biblical Seminary and earned the Doctor of Ministry at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.  Dr. Hislop is also the author of “Shepherding Women in Pain” and “Shepherding a Woman’s Heart” from Moody Publishing.