If you’re in ministry, at some point you probably told yourself “I had no idea it would be like this.”
Don’t get me wrong—I’m exceptionally grateful for the time I’ve had in ministry. 19 years into this, I wake up virtually every single day thankful I get to this and excited to get started.
But the ‘virtually’ part is true because there are days where I think “What’s going on?” and “I didn’t sign up for this”. And even on my good days, I find I’m having to learn things I never expected I’d have to learn.
So let’s speed things up for those of you still on the front side of ministry or early on in ministry.
And this might also help those of us who have been at it for a while but still ready for some inside track preparation.
7 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Started Ministry
Here are 7 things I wish someone had told me before I started ministry: