-Dietrich Bonhoeffer, German Pastor & Theologian “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill […]Read more "Salt and Light?"
Although I haven’t been a pastor for 30 year (only a little over 23), I found Thom S. Rainer‘s blog post, “Seven Ways Pastoring Has Changed In 30 Years“, quite interesting and accurate. Little wonder, the pastor drop-out rate is so high! Thirty years ago, most people in the community held the pastor in high […]Read more "7 Ways Pastoring Has Changed In 30 Years"
I came across this post on a website this morning and thought it would be incredibly eye opening to most church attenders. It might even be the explanation for why I’m going bald after 22 years as a pastor 🙂 -GW “Peter Drucker, the late leadership guru, said that the four hardest jobs in America […]Read more "A Pastor’s Dirty Little Secret"