"Recognize that your 'listeners' aren’t going to say, 'Good sermon.'”
Author: Chuck Lawless
Pastors, what are some tough conversations you’ve had?
"Established churches often offer the jobs."
"I love pastors deeply, but I’m also afraid for them this weekend as they lead their churches."
The enemy "loves to rob us of our hope."
"I don’t pray enough for doctors and nurses in my church."
"Further education equips us to minister in this changing culture."
On a church staff, "interpersonal relationship battles" are sometimes catastrophic.
Be honest – does any of these markers hit home for you?
"Simply casting blame on others doesn’t help us lead."