Podcast: 10 Traits of Healthy, Tenured Pastors – Rainer on Leadership #080

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Last week on the podcast we covered leaders of churches or Christian ministries who don’t act in the most Christ-like of ways. This week, we flip that and examine the traits of healthy, tenured pastors and leaders.

Some highlights from the episode:

  • Long-tenured pastors don’t necessarily mean a church will be healthy. But several short-term ones almost guarantee it’s not.
  • Praying daily for your congregation will not only give you a heart for your people but a spiritual and relational connection you would otherwise miss.
  • Don’t treat your church as an island in the sea of your community.
  • You don’t always have to get your way as a pastor.
  • Many pastors are short-term because they pick so many fights.
  • Healthy accountability is needed for healthy leadership.
  • Pastors need both organizational accountability and personal accountability.

The 10 traits we cover are:

  1. They pray daily for their church members and staff. 
  2. They view their family…

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About Jim & Jody

We sell real estate in the Tulsa Oklahoma area for Chinowth & Cohen Realtors. We have been selling real estate in Tulsa for about 6 years, however Jim has been in and around the Real Estate business since 1991. He is a former Broker Associate in Kansas, has earned his GRI designation, and has taken all educational requirements for appraising Real Estate. Jody has had many years experience in the Real Estate Mortgage field, and the two together have a well rounded knowledge of all aspects of the Real Estate business.
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