What do congregations expect of pastors?

Jim_HazelwoodJuly 28, 2013

Sermon by Bishop Jim Hazelwood 
of the New England Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Preached at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Kingston, Rhode Island.
Good Shepherd is in the call process seeking a new pastor.

This sermon is a great explanation of what pastors perceive of themselves,
what congregations expect from their pastors, and what congregations can do as they prepare for a new leader to fill that role.

http://bishop.nesynod.org/goodshepherd.MP3

New England Synod call process:

http://www.nesynod.org/resources/callprocess

Resources on being a pastor by my friend, Pastor Clint Schnekloth:

http://lutheranconfessions.blogspot.com/2012/12/15-best-books-about-being-pastor.html

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