Confessions of an Insignificant Pastor: What Every Pastor Wishes They Could Tell You!

Confessions of an Insignificant Pastor: What Every Pastor Wishes They Could Tell You!

by W. Mark Elliott

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Confessions of an Insignificant Pastor: What Every Pastor Wishes They Could Tell You! by W. Mark Elliott

The statistics are alarming and pastoral ministry is in a crisis. Mark Elliott bares his soul as the takes a brutally honest look at the real person we pastors are on the inside that few people ever know. Each page speaks to the honest confessions inside and draws out the hidden person in us all. This book is destined to set you free! Dr. Elliott tackles such issues as emotional baggage, people getting on his late nerve, disillusionment, arrogance, messy motives, workaholism and his own battle with sin. When is the last time you heard a pastor confess his debilitating flaws? The transparency is refreshing, the honesty is startling, and the positive hope is life-changing. Every pastor needs to read this book and be encouraged and liberated. Every believer needs to read this book to get an insiders take on how to encourage and pray for their pastor. This is a MUST read for every Bible College and Seminary student serious about ministry.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780788026164
Publisher: FaithWalk Publishing
Publication date: 04/28/2009
Pages: 255
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Mark Batterson 15

Preface 17

Chapter 1 I'm A Nobody From 47452 27

Chapter 2 I'm Not That Sharp 37

Chapter 3 I'm Not Sure What I Am Doing 51

Chapter 4 I Have Emotional Baggage 63

Chapter 5 My Motives Are Messy 81

Chapter 6 I'm Battling Sin 99

Chapter 7 Size Matters Too Much To Me 113

Chapter 8 I Work Too Much 125

Chapter 9 I'm Not Bill, Andy, Rick, Or Ed 137

Chapter 10 I'm Such A Yo-Yo 153

Chapter 11 People Get On My Last Nerve 165

Chapter 12 I'm Young And Arrogant 177

Chapter 13 My Best Days Are Behind Me 191

Chapter 14 I'm Not The Best Family Man 205

Chapter 15 I'm Disillusioned By The Ministry 219

Chapter 16 I Refuse To Quit! 233

Bibliography 253

About The Author 255

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