What should you do if you face deposition, or your pastoral ministry comes to an end? Does it mean you have lost your calling? There are three things to bear in mind when you cannot serve as a pastor anymore.
What does it take to build a fruitful ministry as a pastor? The keys to a fruitful pastoral ministry are spiritual formation, self-care, emotional and cultural intelligence, quality marriage and family life, and leadership and management.
How can you know if you are called to pastoral ministry? 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1 give the biblical answer to this question of calling. This article offers six question you can ask as a checklist for yourself.