Lesson 8: A Shepherding Ministry
If leaders are to be representatives of God in the pattern of Jesus Christ, should they be willing or encouraged to share their own struggles and spiritual battles with the members of their conversations? Is it better to remain silent and not diminish their position or representation of Christ?
Have you ever been the subject of a church visit? If so, what did you appreciate and where did the visitor(s) go wrong? What would you appreciate if visited by others in a pastoral care setting?