Bill Easum always seems to say just what I need to hear. Yesterday’s e-mail from Bill to members outlined the roles of a lead pastor. The list isn’t what you normally hear. Among the roles:
Keeps himself or herself spiritually fit. (Jesus was on vacation most of the time – withdrew).
A bit of hyperbole there, but a valid point. How much better would the church be if pastors made their spiritual fitness one of their top priorities? Almost like Jesus.