Leaders Who Last

Sustaining Yourself and Your Ministry

Leaders Who Last
Author Margaret J. Marcuson
Publisher CHURCH PUBLISHING
Publication Date 3/2009
Binding Book - Paperback
ISBN 9781596270954
Retail Price $19.95

Is helping others overrated? Is ministry a recipe for burnout? How can pastors last the course? Author and pastor Margaret Marcuson introduces the notion of “sustainable ministry,” which trains and empowers pastors to focus on their inner resources for proactive leadership, instead of trying harder to help, fix or change others.

Leaders Who Last draws upon the author’s own pastoral experience and leadership, plus a significant analysis of leadership in both families and churches over generations. Interviews with current church leaders punctuate chapters on stress, spiritual practice, church triangles, relationships, self-awareness, money, and creating a climate where true change can take place.