Leading a church is difficult. There’s pressure from many sources.
You may see agendas pushed by the church denomination, other leaders within the church, church members, and many other sources.
There’s always something someone wants you to be doing and this causes a conflict of direction within the church. Because of this, we see church leaders making mistakes in areas that are deadly to a church.
1. Church growth: While I believe a church that is spreading the good word should grow in size, there’s also the fact some churches can only grow to a certain size.
To place a demand that a church continues to grow and reach certain attendance goals will not help the church.