When the Church Has Let You Down

28 Apr

I talk to so many people who have been wounded by churches, and never return.  As someone who has unfortunately hurt people (in my job as a church leader), and someone who has been hurt by a church, I think this articles touches on some important steps towards spiritual health.

As a kid, I was deeply hurt by the pastor of our church. The man we had trusted to be our spiritual leader used his position to do some awful things. The result would be the displacement of our family, the splitting of our church, and a wound I would carry for many years to come. I would eventually come to trust Jesus again, but trusting His Church would prove to be a far bigger challenge.

You can read more Here.

Aaron is a husband, dad, church planter, coffee addict, insatiable learner and chronic dreamer.

 

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