The biblical job description for “professional” ministers: Equip and then get out of the way.

The biblical job description for professional ministers—apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors, and teachers—is to equip the “non-pros” for ministry, then get out of their way. When we forget that, we forget one of the primary reasons God called us to serve in the first place.

The biblical job description for professional ministers—apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors, and teachers—is to equip the “non-pros” for ministry, then get out of their way. When we forget that, we forget one of the primary reasons God called us to serve in the first place.