SIX REASONS WHY “PEOPLE ARE SAYING . . .” IS THE MOST FRUSTRATING COMMENT FOR CHURCH LEADERS – RAINER ON LEADERSHIP #562

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When a pastor hears the phrase “People are saying . . . “, it brings a great deal of anxiety. But should it? Today, we discuss the reasons for the anxiety and how to deal with it.

Highlights - Today - Episode

Some highlights from today’s episode include:

We should address grievances directly with one another in the church—not through gossip.

Views - Church - Size

Critical views are typically held by only a few in a church, but their size often gets magnified when they are anonymous.

Criticism is often magnified beyond its real scope.

Negativity - Criticism - Times - Positivity - Compliment

The negativity of one criticism often feels 10 times greater than the positivity of one compliment.

The six reasons we discuss are:

Cop

It is an unbiblical cop out.

It fails to address the critic directly.

Reality

It is usually magnified beyond reality.

It is very much like an anonymous letter.

Dissent - Disunity

It causes dissent and disunity.

It is a diversion from what really matters.

Vanderbloemen - Churches - Years - Vanderbloemen - Schools

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