What are some of the practices that we can embrace as ministry leaders that will help sustain our joy through both the highs and lows of ministry? In this week's conversation on FrontStage BackStage, host Jason Daye is joined by pastor, best-selling author, Kingdom collaborator, and movement-maker Dave Ferguson for a candid backstage discussion, highlighting some habits and some practices that we all can embrace to help us serve for the long haul and finish well.
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Some key takeaways from this conversation:
Dave Ferguson on leadership: "I think perhaps the most important leadership we have is self-leadership"
Dave Ferguson on being a pastor and being a parent: "In leadership or in ministry, you're going to disappoint someone… try to make sure it's not your kids"
Dave Ferguson on being intentional about our regular practices as a ministry leader: "You will reproduce who you are or you will reproduce what you do, so be intentional about that"
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