Accountability Help for Pastors & How to Improve

Accountability Help for Pastors & Ways to Improve

Written By: Glenn C. Stewart

Accountability Help for Pastors & How to Improve

You already know that God is distinct from all creation, yet He is everywhere. God’s presence is not there to accuse you, but to improve you. He holds you accountable so you don’t make silly and sinful choices that mess up your life and relationships. In addition, do you also practice personal accountability and confide in others to hold you accountable? A balanced marriage of these angles of accountability are what leads to improvement. Below are some quotes and perspectives on the topic.

 

Accountability Help for Pastors: Quotes to Consider

Personal accountability involves self-discipline.

Personal accountability involves self-discipline.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Key aspects of spiritual growth (for anyone, including pastors), are personal and external accountability.

Key aspects of spiritual growth (for anyone, including pastors), are personal and external accountability.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Saying no to self and denying the pleasures of the moment means saying yes to what is more important in life.

Saying no to self and denying the pleasures of the moment means saying yes to what is more important in life.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Accountability is a “guard” for our hearts.

Accountability is a “guard” for our hearts.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

The opposite of discipline is indulgence – sacrificing what matters most in life for the pleasure or thrill of the moment.

The opposite of discipline is indulgence – sacrificing what matters most in life for the pleasure or thrill of the moment.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Personal accountability is continually considering each decision and reflecting on choices to ensure you practice self-discipline.

Personal accountability is continually considering each decision and reflecting on choices to ensure you practice self-discipline.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Discipline is paying the price to bring your goals into reality.

Discipline is paying the price to bring your goals into reality.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

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