Caring Or Counting? The Pastoral Dilemma

When it comes to pastoral ministry, I’ve discovered an interesting (and sometimes frustrating) paradox.

The more I care for people, the less concern I have for increasing the size of the crowd – while the more I work to increase the size of the crowd, the less caring my ministry becomes.

Does anyone else in pastoral ministry find that to be true for you?

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