It is cliche, but church revitalization is tough. Almost every revitalization leader has to deal with resentment toward people and situations at some point. In this episode, Thom and Mark offer some advice and encouragement about dealing with resentment.
- It depends.
- What is the issue? How important is it?
- Focus on the positive in a Philippians’ way.
- Acts 6:4
- Have a trusted confidant.
- Link to R&R Episode # 273 – “An Interview with Keith Getty: The Queen of England, a New Album, the Resurgence of Hymnody in the Church, and a Few Funny Thoughts (Part 2)”
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