Seven Ways to Stay Encouraged in Pastoral Ministry

February 12, 2019
Episode #510
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Ministry can be disheartening at times. Today, we discuss how you can stay encouraged in ministry.

Some highlights from today’s episode include:

  • Encouragement is often elusive for pastors.
  • People who encourage you are a gift.
  • When we think of others before ourselves, we often find encouragement in seeing how God is moving in the lives of others.
  • The more time you spend around encouraging people the more encouraging you will be.
  • Get to know other pastors in your area and encourage one another.

The seven encouragement ideas we discuss are:

  1. Practice Acts 6:4
  2. Be an encourager
  3. Stay outwardly focused
  4. Spend time with encouragers
  5. Be a continuous learner
  6. Find a network
  7. Delegate draining tasks

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