The Secret Life of a Pastor

The Secret Life of a Pastor
January 26, 2015 Vicki Ohlerking

by Philip Wagner

Peter Drucker, the late leadership guru, said that the four hardest jobs in America (and not necessarily in order, he added) are:

  • The president of the United States
  • A university president
  • A CEO of a hospital
  • A pastor

Could that true?

Pastors love God and love people.  They get to pray for people, lead people to a faith in Jesus Christ and teach the Word of God.  That’s the dream job. You can read the Bible all day, pray, play a little golf and preach. (“I want that job… and I’m already a pastor!!”)

Here is the secret: Being a pastor is hard work.  It’s not for wimps.

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