Join Ronnie Martin every Friday for The Preachers Corner, where he offers some words of comfort and stories of hope to help preachers enter the weekend encouraged by the gentle and lowly heart of Jesus.
The minister is to be at God’s disposal, sensing and seeking his leadership for where he would have the minister go and to whom he would have the minister serve.
On this week’s episode, Jared and Ronni discuss what exactly makes a ministry “gospel-driven,” as they dig into the substance and themes of Jared’s new book for pastors and aspiring pastors.
Pastors, when the breath of dying people is in our nostrils, the flimsy spirituality of popular religion will be of no use. It will fail to comfort or provide hope.
The greatness of our service is enhanced not diminished by the lack of greatness of those we serve.
What is the one thing you think the future generation of pastors ought to know?
No one on earth needs to cry out to Jesus as Savior more than pastors, because no one on earth needs Jesus’ perfect patience less than anyone else.
The shepherd is a guardian with boots on the ground, ready to be used by the Chief Shepherd to guide and protect his flock.
What is the one thing you would say to the new pastor?
What difficult thing in your life has taught you the most?