Developing a Deep Bench


The pessimistic pastor says, “What’s the use of training and raising leaders? There will always be a Judas among them.”

But the optimistic and wise leader counters, “Yeah, that may be so, but you can always replace your Judas with a Paul!”

Judas may have been instrumental in the death of Jesus Christ, but his “replacement”, the Apostle Paul, went on to preach the gospel to the Gentile world.

Ahh, the power of having a deep bench. Continue reading