Redeeming “Those” Seasons of Ministry

A lot of pastors serve God in fear. Fear of pain. Fear of criticism. Fear of failure. We often do so because we’ve had such seasons already—and aren’t particularly fond of their sour taste.

Will that thing, that event, season of ministry… continue to define you negatively or positively? Those seasons impact us in ways that will either shape us into wiser, more mature pastors or shape us into jaded, perhaps timid, or indefinitely damaged pastors—by choice. Those seasons and how we process them matters. What are “those” seasons? You know…