Ministers are professionals that should take ethics seriously

As a minister, I know that gaining a congregation’s trust is one of the single most important tasks in developing a sustainable and healthy ministry.  It usually takes years to gain a church’s trust, and the hard work that it takes often requires experimentation and risk. When it comes to trust, however, ministers face anContinue reading “Ministers are professionals that should take ethics seriously”

In the news: Only half of the population trust clergy

“The annual ranking of ethics of various professions found that 50 percent of Americans rated clergy’s honesty and ethics as “high” or “very high.” That is down 6 percent from last year’s poll.” Read about it at the Associated Baptist Press: http://www.abpnews.com/content/view/4641/53/