Lead A Big Church? Or Be A Pastor? Sometimes You Can’t Have It All

https://www.flickr.com/photos/kinglomo/3424215625/No one can truly pastor 1,000 people. Or 500. Even 200 is stretching yourself too thin. That’s why the so-called 200 barrier is such a challenge.

So, if you want to lead a large church, at some point you’ll have to give up most of what it means to be a pastor. Maybe even what you love about being a pastor.

On the other hand, if you have a pastoral heart and want to keep pastoring people, you need to give up your dreams of leading a big church. When it comes to hands-on pastoring and big church growth, it’s a matter of one or the other. Sometimes you can’t have it all.

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