If Thats The God You’ re Giving, I don’t Want Him! Lesson 4
Jason’s writing to Pastors and leaders here, but the lesson stands for all of us: when people are hurting, we don’t hurt them again.
I was an Associate Pastor in my first year of ministry. Part of my job was to make hospital visits and to pray for the sick. One day I was in the hospital room talking with an elderly lady from the church that had just gone through a heart procedure and was on her way to recovery. At this point in my ministry experience ,the hospital still made me very nervous and insecure because;
1) Hospitals already made me uncomfortable…there are needles there.
2) I had the baby face of Gary Coleman, and no one believed I was old enough to be a “Real Pastor.”
3) There were so many awkward moments and hard questions that would inevitably come up and I wasn’t ready to answer them.
4) Old people love to show you their scars and procedures…….Ill just leave that one right there.
As I was talking to the…
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