Here are three outstanding places to find resources to affirm your pastor and staff during Clergy Appreciation Month in October. Select from dozens and dozens of ideas that you can personalize from your church, your class, or your family, to show your love for those that serve the Lord and your congregation.
- LIFT initiative (North American Mission Board) Here or Here (or http://www.namb.net/Lift_Resources and http://www.namb.net/For_Lay_Leaders)
- Ideas for Pastor Appreciation Month in October (from Lifeway Christian Resources) Here (or http://www.lifeway.com/Article/pastor-Ideas-for-Pastor-Appreciation-Month-in-October)
- The Clergy Appreciation Month Planning Guide (by Focus on the Family) Here (or http://www.thrivingpastor.com/clergyappreciation)
Now we ask you, brothers,
to give recognition to those who labor among you
and lead you in the Lord and admonish you,
and to esteem them very highly in love because of their work.
Be at peace among yourselves. (1 Thess. 5:12-13) HCSB