“I’ll have these huge adrenaline highs while I’m preaching, I repeat this process for the next service, then I go home and collapse.”
There’s a big difference between drawing a crowd and preaching a sermon. The church is desperate for life-giving preachers.
Is it possible church growth could be a source of pain for existing members? Count on it.
“Jesus assumes that truth—reasons, arguments, facts—affects or influences the emotions.”
Ryan Hartwig & Warren Bird
“Exceptional leadership teams work together to do the most important strategic work in the church: making critical decisions regularly and continually.”
“I told my minister friend I was sorry he had to learn this little dirty secret about church life.”
“Having faced disappointment many times in my own life, I’ve learned a few things about navigating through these times.”