Throwing stones at Pastors…REALLY???

Check out this post by a fellow coffee-loving Christian from the US. It’s refreshing to read the words of a fellow believer who doesn’t couch his language in flowery religious words and catch-phrases, and is bold enough to share what many people are thinking. And follow his blog if you want to be inspired – and challenged in your thinking!

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By Kenneth Justice

In many ways it’s a thankless job; you do what you’re supposed to and everyone simply takes it for granted. But if you make one mistake, or if you don’t say something perfectly then people give you hell for it” she said

~ That was one comment among many that the wife of a pastor shared with me over coffee. She died three years ago at the age of 81 following a stroke and a long-arduous battle with the aftereffects of the stroke and her semi-paralyzed condition. For nearly 40 years her husband pastored two small country churches and she labored beside him fulfilling the various roles required of her as ‘the Pastor’s Wife’.

Over the years I had coffee with the two of them so many times I lost count and the experience was very eye-opening for me into the private life of a…

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About Chris Jordan

Husband. Father. Author. Pastor. High School Bible Teacher. Follower of Jesus. And I enjoy a good cup of coffee!
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