If you want to go the distance in ministry, try adopting these 7 traits of long-term pastors.
Being a leader in a small church was one of the greatest experiences of my life and laid the foundation for how I would lead people moving forward.
“It’s time to stop the lies.”
This is the most overlooked (and powerful) force in ministry.
We are quick to list what we want in a boss. We hope we can count on them for the important things. But can they count on us for the important things too?
Sometimes, we don’t know a good thing when we see it.
“While we all wrestle with pride, greed, lust, envy and the other “deadly” sins, one great fault has emerged in today’s digital age…..choosing the immediate over the important.”
“Discovering your blind spots requires humility.”
“Everyday I have a choice—a choice to serve myself or to give myself to serve others. To seek first the Kingdom of God or to seek first what makes me look good.”
When will we embrace the notion that (sometimes) less is more?