19 Jan Thread #84: Mixed Motives in the Ministry
There is a lot of glamor in a large public ministry. You get to be in the spotlight and speak with authority. You have thousands on your fanpage. There is money to be made also. Because of this some who are totally unfit spiritually and morally are attracted to it. This is only one side of the coin, of course. There is a price to be paid for participation in public ministry. Only those who have borne the weight and responsibility and have faced the spiritual attacks of ministry can know the dark nights and weariness of soul they have experienced. How to keep the ministry pure has always been a pressing question in the church in every nation. Interested? Check out this episode of the Thread Podcast.