When Pastor and Congregation Can't Compromise

"I'll never compromise!"

"It's a matter of principle. I'm sticking to my guns!"

Some of the most painful wounds in ministry are self-inflicted. But, sometimes, compromise is in order.

Compromise. Ugh.

I know. We don't like that word. It sounds like we are weak. It connotes a person without conviction; leaders who are yielding their leadership mantle.

Read more at http://www.christianpost.com/news/5-principles-to-help-pastors-and-staff-know-when-to-compromise-174608/#bJyKtQ08XE08jvtD.99