Originally written for TonyMorganLive.com
If you’re a lead pastor, I have a challenge for you. Bring your entire staff together and ask this question: “What does success look like in our church?”
I’ll be impressed if you walk out with fewer than 20 answers. I’ll also be surprised if you don’t agree, at least a little, with every single answer.
One of the toughest challenges in ministry is defining success. After all, there are countless words you can put to it.
…the list could be endless…
It’s hard to disagree that every one of those is a meaningful product of ministry. And what’s wrong with that? Here’s the problem…