Some Notable Quotes.
"Though the Bible exhorts us to finish well, few men do so."
"Character begins to set early and over time will calcify, I urge you start well and heed the advice of your bride..."
"You need time with Jesus, time, solitude, listen. Without you will lack ability to repent, lead, speak, pray."
"To endure spiritually you will need to practice silence and solitude."
"Extrovert? Discipline yourself."
"Do not let Ministry become your idol because it's the one the church will let you get away with."
"Love Jesus - Dont use Him to get to your ministry ends."
"Churchplanters think we're invincible. You're not. You are a jar of clay. We think we're moved by the Holy Spirit when its stress."
"Fundamentalists tell me I shouldn't be drinking alcohol. Hey you shouldn't be drinking gravy. Gluttony is sin."
"If you're a pastor you don't have a pastor. The 'closest' thing to a pastor is your wife. Wives love, help & guard him."
"First priority is to love Jesus, second is love your wife, third love your chidren, fourth is being a pastor."
"Planters - You have a great battle plan to plant your church but no plan to love your family... Make sure your marriage is the priority."
"Your wife is not the churches helper. She is your helper. You need your wife more than you think. Presence, time, touch, emotionally... "
"If ALL you are into is NEW you will end up a heratic. God call us to contend & Contextualise."
"Manage your time & energy. Know who are. Planters get someone else to counsel."
"Preaching the gospel? There will be critics everywhere online permanent. Turn them into coaches. Never engage on their terms. In your anger do not sin. Avoid email."
"Know the size of your plate and fill it. Reverse engineer. First add on priorities. Don't pile. OR you will loose it. You won't see it."
"Ministry - Lots of Fans. Heaps of Foes. Not many friends."
"Don't try and find that ONE mentor. Instead Build a Bull Pen - Men who can help you in a 'situation'. Specialists who care."
"Those who do not endure are those that do not repent."
"Do not just preach the gospel. Practice it, use it, respond to Jesus. Grow. Repent well."