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As long as we’re awaiting the resurrection, we’re going to have temptations. And we’re going to stumble—sometimes quite often. But we don’t have to throw our hands up and simply give in. If we know a little about Satan’s tactics, we can have much more confidence when he attacks.
We all must remember God created the sabbath (rest) for man. Also we all must remember Pastor’s are humans like us, they need rest, rejuvenation, a daily spiritual walk. With that in mind here are 5 ways you can pray for your pastor.
So how do so many church members have such a disconnect with reality? I see six common reasons:
Scenarios and questions related to church and family are always complicated. Is it wrong to play on Sunday? Are we offering a poor Christian witness if we miss games and practices for religious events? Is the grandparent’s anniversary party more important than the playoff soccer game? Should we just accept consequences for missing games?
This sentence has me thinking much this morning. “Your soul needs friends who are willing to risk wounding your pride in the moment for the long-term good of your soul.”