Podcast Episode #496
On this Christmas day, we discuss some common regrets by pastors as well as how to avoid and overcome them.
Some highlights from today’s episode include:
- Years 5-7 are often the most fruitful of a pastor’s tenure.
- Your family should be your first line of ministry.
- Moving from one church to another often means similar problems with different people.
The six regrets we discuss are:
- “I wish I had stayed longer.”
- “I wish I had not lost my temper.”
- “I wish I had put my family first.”
- “I wish I had accepted a raise.”
- “I wish I had said ‘no’ more often.”
- “I wish I had sought help for me personally.”
Resources mentioned in today’s podcast
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