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How does a bi-vocational pastor care for his own soul?

The alarm rings at 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning. He fumbles down the stairs. Shower, coffee, Bible, prayer, and out the door to work. Today will be a long day. He starts his delivery route at 6:30 a.m., does the

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The Pastor’s Soul – now available for pre-order

The Pastor’s Soul: The Call and Care of an Undershepherd By: Brian Croft and Jim Savastio Foreword By: David Murray Pre-order HERE       What others are saying… “…should be read at least once a year by every pastor

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Newest Podcast: Church Planting vs. Church Revitalization

Biblically speaking, what should a church plant or church revitalization look like? What deficits might emerge in a church plant and a church revitalization respectively? How might pastors navigate such deficits? How might pastors prioritize and persevere in church plants

Posted in The Pastor's Soul, Training for Ministry

Why is silence good and necessary for a pastor’s soul?

I’ve spent most of my adult life hating silence—and didn’t know it. It was a major blind spot. I always dismissed my desire to be with people and avoid being alone as being an extrovert and loving people. I excused

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