Doug looks at how pastors and Christians can follow Paul’s example when being disrespected by denominational or institutional leadership. The Fairly Spiritual Show · Responding to disrespect from leadership
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Doug talks about embracing the reality of our calling instead of comparing our existence to a fiction that has never really existed. He looks at how to deal with ministry rejection and new ministry opportunities through examining the life of Paul.
Doug talks about spiritual prosperity. Is Christ enough or do we need more to be satisfied in life? We examine Paul’s life as he waited on God with very little worldly success to defend his life.
Doug talks about our unwillingness to truly admit that we are terribly wrong. He examines the Apostle Paul’s journey of being confronted with his profound wrongness. Can we truly be confronted when we are wrong? A great show for people who are always right or for people who might feel they could possibly be wrong.
Doug talks about how Jesus and his disciples ministered through community. He looks at how most Christian leadership books get the concept of Jesus and discipleship wrong. He also examines how Paul’s ministry began because of the work of Barnabas.
It’s easy for pastors to fall into an irrational logic concerning their worth and role as a minister of the gospel. I’ve often joked with fellow ministers about the seemingly thankless role of the senior pastor. If the church grows, God gets all the credit. If the church fails, it’s your fault! Revival is attributed […]