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Congregational Relations

Stop Trying to Work Things Out on Your Own

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Do you ever find yourself working hard to work things out on your own instead of trusting God to work it out? I dare say we have all found ourselves doing that at some point in our life. I think we as women especially try to do that because we are always looking at the “big picture” and want to know all the details. Usually what ends up happening is we mess it all up! God doesn’t always reveal the details to us and we need to learn to trust Him with situations knowing He has a plan. One of my ...

Nine Secrets Your Pastor's Wife Wishes You Knew

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Pastor's spouses from different types of congregational settings (large church, small church, thriving church and dying church) were asked the question, "If you could tell the church a few things about your role as a pastor's wife, what would you say?" Interestingly, the responses were almost identical and grouped into nine categories. This article would be helpful to read as a spouse, pastor or discussed with a SPR Committee. Bottom line: "Your pastor's spouse is a human being that desires to ...