CBS This Morning, last month did a segment about how pastors are experiencing burnout and taking sabbaticals. The video talks with one specific pastor who has done this very thing, Howard John Wesley. But this is something pastors and priests have been doing for a while, yet it is still not popular among the masses.
Click through to see the video and share in the comments what experiences or stories have you heard of pastor burnout or sabbaticals?
Here is the description form the YouTube video:
There’s been a boom in mega churches with thousands of members over the past two decades, but that massive growth has come with a cost. A survey of pastors shows the demands of the job are creating greater stress, and some pastors are feeling overwhelmed or even burned out.