Preach the Gospel…to Yourself

Yesterday, I guest-posted at ClutchTalk – a blog specifically for Pastor’s Wives!

As a pastor’s wife, the message I often speak to myself is “Do more.” You know: go earlier, stay later, give more, disciple more, sign up more, offer more.

I have to remind myself that this is a false gospel. This is not the message of God, nor is it what ministry is all about. But it’s so tempting to listen to this idol of mine! Because when it comes down to it – doing something is easy and ministry is hard, and I want to believe that I’m following God’s will and being sanctified more each day. Simply doing something convinces me that I’m on the correct path.

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