Church Staff

Don’t Be Afraid to Delegate

The pastor’s wife must wear many hats. Her husband may want her to oversee different areas of the ministry such as the office, nursery, visitation, hosting pastors and missionaries, children’s classes, banquets, showers, and various women’s ministries. Since the church has many gifted women, the pastor’s wife should look for opportunities to help other women …

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Ways to Handle Conflict with a Staff Member or Church Member

1. Admit to the offended person that there is a problem. 2. Always focus on the problem…not the person. 3. Admit to being part of the problem. You could say, “I realize that you have a problem with me. Can we talk about it?” 4. Don’t assume that you are innocent in the problem. 5. …

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Do You Have Expectations or Appreciation for Your Pastor’s Wife?

Although there is not a pastor’s wife description in the Bible, many churches have high expectations for her.   She is expected to be the perfect wife, be a teacher and home school her children,  be the church secretary, be a friend to everyone (but  never have a best friend) , coordinate all the church events, …

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