Rachel Hackenberg is the pastor of Grace
United Church of Christ in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and the author of Writing to God. She blogs at Faith and Water, part of the CCblogs network.
Is the crisis whether
we burn out, or how we burn out?
myth about pastors, simply stated, is that we are helpers; that ours is
a helping profession, counted alongside doctors and nurses and
emergency responders and teachers and social workers.
Maybe there is nothing to sing about, on this day when a rape story
is shared aloud (one story that symbolizes hundreds, thousands).
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