The Last Word: Insights About the Church and Ministry by William H. Willimon

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How well that describes our pastoral dilemma. It is important to visit in the hospital. It is valuable for a pastor to be active in community affairs. No one questions the significance of our study and preparation to preach and to lead worship. Yet even such important business as this can degenerate into busyness. The intellectual, emotional, spiritual demands of the parish ministry are so great that it is easy for pastors to become distracted into areas that are important but not essential. If you leave me to my devices, I will take longer to open my morning mail than for my morning prayer.

But eventually Smollett’s fatal flaw caught up with him. The church officers didn’t balk when he took over every job in the church. ) But they began to take a more critical look at Smollett’s ministry among them. Many opposed the color he painted the church fellowship hall. Actually, Smollett couldn’t be blamed for the final result. Someone mentioned how much money the church could save by doing the job themselves, and Smollett, true to form, grabbed a brush and got busy. Unfortunately, he used leftover paint from the hardware store, and the fellowship hall got painted half peach and half OSHA-approved orange.

Scripture has theology as its primary intent rather than anthropology. We begin looking for God before we look for us. Or rather, we affirm that God began, in Jesus Christ, looking for us before we ever looked for God. In service to the congregation, we preachers attempt to listen to the Word, expecting to hear about God. Then, after our study, we ask God for the courage to speak about God to our people. All revitalization of the church begins here because the church is of God. Sermon Outline Monday morning: Think about what went wrong with yesterday’s sermon.

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