Ministry Hardships

by Diego Mesa

Video Course with Digitial Workbook and Exams

Leading a church is no easy job. What are the hardest and toughest aspects of pastoral, ministry, and church work? Even the apostle Paul describes the difficulties he faced in his ministry. There are various challenges in ministry, including dealing with the buildings, finances, winning lost souls, handling members, and more. In this course you’ll learn how to balance authenticity and professionalism in ministry, responding to conflict and criticism in church leadership, and how to prioritize self-care and prevent burnout in ministry. This is an essential session for anyone considering ministry as a vocation.

Pastor of Abundant Living Family Church

Diego Mesa

Dr. Mark Virkler is a minister, professor, and author. He is president of Christian Leadership University. He is a prolific author, having co-authored over 60 books, such as 4 Keys to Hearing God’s Voice, How to Hear God’s Voice, Dialog with God, and Prayers That Heal the Heart. He has traveled worldwide since 1984 teaching Christian spirituality through his Communion With God seminar. Mark has founded and pastored a church, as well as worked in a variety of other pastoral roles from 1968 to the present. Mark is also President of Communion With God Ministries. He holds a Bachelor of  Religion and Philosophy with a minor in Psychology. He holds a Master of Theology from Miami Christian University. He holds a Doctor of Divinity from Carolina Christian University.


Ministry Hardships