DO NOT make assumptions. This is how some in the flock get lost or become neglected. Don’t assume they are okay. Don’t assume they don’t need help.
The proceeding may seem harsh and heavy-handed to some. But it needs said. It is the absolute reality for many. Many in the flock of Christ have been lost, abused, and neglected in the past two years in the name of zero covid. They have been voiceless, too afraid to speak. Or utterly ignored and dismissed. I have cried with them. Been frustrated along with them. Confused along with them. And very few of ecclesiastical authority seem to care.
I will speak for them. I will put my name to their crying desperate voices and advocate for them, and for their children. I honestly feel I will be damned if I don’t.
This is not pointed at any one specific person or denomination. Several faith leaders of every major christian denomination have a problem. And this post is directed at them.
Some in your flock don’t trust you. “In what regard?” They don’t trust you to listen. They don’t trust you to care. They don’t trust you to stand up for them. You are equal to Continue reading “Pastors, Reverends, Priests, Bishops, and Other Faith Leaders, You Are Failing Your Flocks”