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Zeal Without Burnout Christopher Ash

Christopher Ash. Zeal Without Burnout: Seven Keys to a Lifelong Ministry of Sustainable Sacrifice.  Purcellville, VA: The Good Book Company, March 1st, 2016. 125 pp.

This is a wonderful little book that ministered to me greatly.  The author Christopher Ash in the beginning of the book did a good job establishing the need of why this book is important in tackling the subject of ministry burnout.  Ash quoted statistics of how some 1,500 people leave pastoral ministry every month for various reasons including burnout and moral failure; even among those that remained many more admit to feeling burnout within five years of starting ministry (18).  This shows how important the book is.


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