Five Reasons Being a Pastor Is More Difficult Than it Was 15 Years Ago

Episode #718
October 12, 2021
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If you think serving a church as a pastor is more difficult today than in recent years, you are not imagining things. Thom and Sam look at five of the reasons this change took place.

  • Culture no longer honors the role of the pastor.
  • The expectations of pastors by church members have grown significantly.
  • Social media is more toxic than ever.
  • Church practices have changed dramatically.
  • Denominations are no longer a safety net.




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