When are you most tempted to throw in the towel as a pastor?
Ultimately, our hearts are most guarded when they are most satisfied in a person: Jesus Christ.
Pastor, pride is dangerous. You are gifted and blessed by God for His glory, not yours.
If you want to change the world, have the ultimate side-hustle, and be a modern prince of preachers, then by the grace of God be a servant of all.
None of these words of advice will ward off suffering. Pastors are broken people caring for broken people. But if joy is part of the fruit the Spirit promises to give Christians, we can identify the things we do have control over that only serve to stifle that joy.
A potential pastor stands vulnerable, and he needs to know he is not alone.
How can a pastor protect his family, his church, and himself from moral failing?
There are plenty of pastors with generous smiles on their faces each Sunday who, deep down, are very disheartened. Pastoring a church is hard work. For one thing, it is usually thankless. I know there are some churches that seem to remember their pastors with such fanfare, but most do not ever esteem them. They […]
When enough godly people say the same thing over and over, it’s best to pay attention.
The familiar voice of a pastor can bring peace in times of trouble. Your consistent ministry of the Word and love for your people create a strong bond.