Posted on August 13, 2015
As Ever Jim Martin is writing simple yet profound lists, check out his marriage series and this 4 Essential practises for church leaders, could easily be, practises for all christians…
1. Take Care of your mind
Some read only the latest books from well-known preachers. The mind, however, needs exercise. For many years I have read widely
2. Take Care of your soul
…one must be intentional about cultivating a heart that is available for what God wishes to do in that person’s life.
3. Take care of your emotions
Frankly, having a few healthy friendships can help a person with emotional care. Yet, many ministers speak of the loneliness and lack of intimacy that characterizes their lives.
4. Take care of your body
When I was a young minister, several older ministers warned me about this. One person told me that as a young man, he didn’t exercise, rested very little, and neglected his body.