Scott Cormode is the Hugh De Pree Professor of Leadership Development at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasedena, California. He previously taught at the Claremont School of Theology in Claremont, California.
Each week pastors experience exhilarating opportunities and make agonizing decisions. Often the moments of decision erupt unexpectedly. There is no time to prepare. That was the case for Pastor Charlotte Robinson last fall at her church in Almond Springs, California.