Church leader, you will be opposed. But your response is up to you.
Death, taxes, and, if you’re isolated with your spouse, marriage conflict.
Feeling nostalgic? Choose gratitude over comparison. Uncertain? Choose anticipation over fear. Confused? Choose communication over frustration. Excited? Choose participating over spectating.
“I’ve been in the St. Louis area all my life, and have never seen this happen,” St. Louis Metro Baptist Association then-director of missions Jim Breeden said. “I’ve never seen a church split reconnect . . . but it was clear from the first meeting that it was of God.”
I know the tension in the air as the person takes their seat across from you. Letting someone go is no trivial matter.