Pastor-sharing: For clergy, a holy hustle and labor of love

Posted on AllSides April 14th, 2020
From The Center
religion, faith, coronavirus, pastors

Pastors often served multiple congregations in Colonial days, traveling from church to church on horseback, to meet the needs of an expanding nation. Now minister-sharing is returning for another reason: as a resourceful way to sustain worship with fewer people in the pews.

The Rev. Susan Tierney had already done what would have been a good Sunday’s work for any clergyperson. Then she got up in front of her second congregation to do it all again.

She’d risen before dawn at her home in Pittsfield, drove 70 miles across rural...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

Christian Science Monitor

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Center
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Center
107949/84801
See full bias rating for Christian Science Monitor
Learn about media bias
https://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Society/2020/0414/Pastor-sharing-For-clergy-a-holy-hustle-and-labor-of-love

More News about Religion and Faith from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right