Stand in the Gap Today 12/24/15

How are Pastors handling the stress of ministry? A look at a recent LifeWay survey shows:

A) 84% say they are on call 24 hours a day.

B) 80% expect conflict in their church.

C) 54% find pastoring overwhelming.

D) 53% are concerned about financial security.

E) 48 % feel the demands of the ministry are more then they can handle.

F) 21% say their church has unrealistic expectations of them.