My podcast guest this week is Matt Henslee.
In addition to being a small church pastor and authoring/co-authoring several books, Matt has recently been appointed to leadership in his denomination (Southern Baptist Conference) on both a regional and national level.
We talk about how this happened and how important it is for all church groups, including denominations, to make a place for small church pastors in leadership.
While Matt never sought out these positions, he did do some things that put him into a place where he was recognized for his contributions. His advice for those who may be called to similar positions from a small church includes
- Do solid ministry in your current church
- Show up – get engaged in the process
- Offer positive ideas and solutions in your denominational meetings
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