Curated links for your weekend reading:
Pastors aren’t managers, they aren’t CEOs, they are gardeners, they are shepherds.
Some words of advice for young (and old) pastors from John Samuel after 37 years of church ministry.
Every pastor will preach his last sermon — but unlike Jesus, most of them won’t know it. Here are a few examples from history.
What I’ve Learned
From Anglicans, Baptists, and Presbyterians
Let me commend five principles that help and challenge me to read like a Christian.
When you’re the pastor, it takes a lot of work to embrace, let alone plan for, the reality of Sabbath. So, how can a pastor Sabbath rightly?
There is power and leverage in not being interested in the stuff everybody else is interested in — the stuff other people insist is urgent.
I don’t want to be faithful for most of my life and then blow it in the end.