“The best thing about ministry is the people. The worst thing about the ministry is the people.” – Unknown
Does your pastor truly love people? If you are a pastor reading this you are probably thinking, “Of course I do.” But I talk to dozens of people who would say otherwise. They would say that while their pastor is an incredibly gifted communicator or administrator, he simply does not love his people.
Last week, I had the privilege of joining two of America’s greatest pastors, Dr. Johnny Hunt of First Baptist Church Woodstock (Ga) and Mike Linch of NorthStar Church in Kennesaw, GA, to serve pastors and church leaders in a two-day event called Capital Campaign University. Mike delivered the opening devotion while Pastor Johnny was the first evening’s dinner speaker. Notes from their sessions can be found HERE and HERE.
What I took way from my time with both pastors was how much they genuinely love people. Loving people…Continue Reading