Home > Store > Practical Ministry Skills > Resource > Individual Handout
Practical Ministry Skills
The Importance of Passion

Let your enthusiasm and joy become contagious.
Store Code: PS83
Format: Microsoft Word Premium Content - Click for info
Type: Article

Get This Full
Training Resource
Join Now!

Passion is contagious. Passion will have more of an impact than personality. There is something compelling about leaders who love what they do and do what they love. A leader like this has the power to ignite enthusiasm and dedication in scores of others with whom he has contact. Life is too short to be boring or mediocre. I am one who has always respected, ...

To view this individual handout, please download the Resource, How to Last as a Leader.

Topics:Burnout, Enthusiasm, Human limitations, Leadership, Time
Filters:Management, Pastor, Shepherd, Worship leader
References:2 Timothy 1:7

share this pageshare this page

User Reviews

Average User Rating:

Displaying 1–2 of 2 comments


July 30, 2010  11:06am

One of the main criteria for choosing volunteers is passion. This is not just emotion, but a deep love. Without passion (not outward emotion), one usually cannot do a good job on a long term basis.


July 30, 2010  1:51am

My observation is that most poeple who are min stering they lack passion while others show to be passionate when in reality there are after personal interest. Few are chosen but many are after personal gain and thats why after few years they surrender. yours is a wonderful message, it s from a bove God bless you.

Submit Your Rating and Review *



1000 character limit

* Comments may be edited for tone and clarity.

Also of Interest
Take Your Career from Drag to Joy
Moving beyond mundane.

Bi-vocational Ministry
In "Bi-Vocational Ministry," you'll find articles to help you explore the advantages and challenges of employing pastors that also work outside the church.

Shape-Shifting Leadership
Three kinds of leadership for three different situations.

Reforming Spiritual Health Care
Rediscover the pastoral work of the cure of souls.

Member Center
Log in

Meet Our Editorial Advisors

More from Christianity Today