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Burned out by 25

It seemed like a match made in heaven. I graduated from a Christian college with a degree in Bible and three months later I was installed as youth pastor

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A Missionary's Dire Need

One of the missionaries our church supported wrote a letter requesting prayer for the drought in the land she was ministering in. There was hardly

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Over my head?

I’m a relatively new Pastor. I’ve only been active in the ministry for 3 years and due to loses in our church, I stepped and grew to fill the voids that

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Still Standing

I have been in ministry now for 27 years and my husband and I now Pastor a ministry we pioneered. We have been pastoring now for 16 years and as with

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Struggling for sermon ideas...

What to do when you seem to be struggling for sermon ideas? I seem to be going through a dry season in which it is difficult to get a handle on what God

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Burned out & feeling abandoned

To start with, I know that writing this won’t change the situation. I think that the reason that I did was to ask for your prayers… I’m not really

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Empty

37 years continuously as a pastor and right now I feel like the biggest failure in the world. I am so depressed that I cannot write about it. God help

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Trapped in Burnout

We have been married and in various ministries for over 20 years now and have several children. We have been at the same small church around 16 years

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Small church elders and deacons

I'm the pastor of a small church in Afica. I'm the introvert don't want to hurt anybody kind of person - which I know I should overcome now and then as

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Feeling useless in his ministry

My husband is pastoring his first church and I am having a hard time feeling useful. He communicates directly with all the women in the church by texting.

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Maybe a new calling could help??

Sometimes a new direction may help. We recruit Army Reserve & Active Duty Chaplains. Serve God & Country by being an Army Chaplain. Want more information?

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Burning With Lust

**the following post is very long - but please read until the end. Let me jump right in - I am a young man in college (21 yrs old) seeking to be a pastor.

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Never Imagined

I have been in ministry for 15 years. When I first came to know Jesus I was on fire and could not get enough of the Bible, Christian books, or being at

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Tithe competition, pastor relationships and boasting

I am a youth pastor/associate pastor at a church of about 200 people. Our lead pastor looks at the tithing record regularly, pays extra attention to those

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God is speaking!

I grew up in a Christian Home. At the age of 10 years old I was saved and baptized. I became involved in the youth group and was involved until my first

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  1. Burned out by 25

    Feb 03, 18 08:23 PM

    It seemed like a match made in heaven. I graduated from a Christian college with a degree in Bible and three months later I was installed as youth pastor

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  2. A Missionary's Dire Need

    Feb 03, 18 08:20 PM

    One of the missionaries our church supported wrote a letter requesting prayer for the drought in the land she was ministering in. There was hardly

    Read More

  3. Over my head?

    Nov 20, 17 10:27 AM

    I’m a relatively new Pastor. I’ve only been active in the ministry for 3 years and due to loses in our church, I stepped and grew to fill the voids that

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