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Month: July 2016

How The Church Colludes In The Dangerous Myth Of The Omnicompetent Minister

How The Church Colludes In The Dangerous Myth Of The Omnicompetent Minister

Anyone who has been a minister more than five minutes knows they are not good at everything the rôle demands. And any half-decent congregation knows they cannot expect their minister to excel in every department. A common solution is to accept the imperfection, and look for different strengths in the next minister (who will have a new collection of weaknesses). We lecture those church members who complain about a minister’s failure in the omnicompetence department. When church leadership teams have had…

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