Pastor Renewal Retreats

Pastor Renewal Retreat— Ministry: A Magnificent Calling; A Difficult Occupation

with Bob Russell, November 4-6, 2019

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In the book of Acts, God describes the calling of the Apostle Paul: “This man is My chosen instrument to take My name to Gentiles, kings, and the Israelites. I will show him how much he must suffer for My name!’” (9:15-16, HCSB). Why is ministry so difficult—and why do we stay committed to it? Come invite God’s Word to strengthen your soul. Get practical tools to help you balance church and family; maximize your preaching; form and maintain a healthy staff; recruit, retain, and motivate volunteers; lead your congregation through change; be content regardless of statistics; and know when and how to pass the baton.

Schedule of Events

About Bob Russell

BOB RUSSELL is the founder of Bob Russell Ministries, a Bible teacher, well-known author, and a contributing editor for The Lookout magazine. He is the former pastor of Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Ky. He also writes a thought-provoking weekly blog which can be found at, Facebook (Bob Russell), or Twitter (@bobrussellky). His latest book is After 50 Years of Ministry: 7 Things I Would Do the Same and 7 Things I Would Do Differently.


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