Words of Inspiration — prayer

Words of Inspiration

The struggle was real

The struggle was really real when I initially refused to accept my call to ministry. Growing up as a P.K., I had a unique insight into the life of a pastor and the day-to-day workings of the Church, and I witnessed firsthand both the good and bad sides of full-time dedication to the ministry. I often saw my father’s joy—when he preached, introduced someone to Christ, organized summer camps at the church, or cooked dinner once a month for the senior parishioners—but I also saw that the job took all of him. My dad was literally on call 24/7. Parishioners...