Pastors Share about Transitions Out of Ministry
January 26, 2016
- Current Events, Current Events, Ministry Briefing, Staffing
This is an article from this week’s Ministry Briefing:
In a series of interviews, Ed Stetzer asked pastors how they have stepped out of their ministry leadership roles and appointed successors. In some cases the pastors moved onto another ministry role outside church leadership, while others moved into a leadership development role that still left the new pastor to lead without interference.
Most, if not all, of the responses I received were of positive experiences, and I was thankful for that. But, pastor transition can be difficult, so I am not under the impression that everyone has had a good experience with a pastor who has transitioned out of a lead role and into a support or even volunteer role.
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