Pastor or CEO?

Recently I read an article by Chuck Baldwin asserting that pastors have become CEO’s, rather than shepherds. I believe it’s a well deserved indictment of our churches. An excerpt follows. Read the whole article and see what you think.

Why Pastors Won’t Take A Stand

Most pastors today are in reality not spiritual shepherds as much as they are corporate CEOs. The same mentality, philosophy, and strategy that drive corporate boardrooms also drive the boardrooms of modern churches–to a tee. Pastors act like CEOs, dress like CEOs, talk like CEOs, manage like CEOs, and think like CEOs. Church members are babied and pacified and stroked and petted and fawned-over because it is “good business.”……

by Pastor Chuck Baldwin

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