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"I feel like I would make a terrible pastor..."

An LCMS pastor responds to someone struggling with whether they should pursue the office of the ministry because of their sin:

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  1. Anonymous11:10 AM

    This is NOT about YOU or how you feel....the question is WHAT DOES GOD WANT YOU TO DO? By concentrating on our own worth we would seem to imply that some of us are more worthy or without sin or with lesser sins. YOu know what the Bible says about that.. there is none that is without sin... we have all fallen and come short of the the glory of God. So pray that God would make it clear to you what His will is, through Jesus's name and say Thank YOu for being EVEN considered. Remember, everyone is called to be a minister in some way even grandmothers who don't, in many cases, even have a great EDUCATION!
    ... for all it is our duty to Thank and to Praise.. God above all things.
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