What qualifies us to minister in crisis?
June 12, 2017
Are You Ready to Help Women in Crisis?
Some qualifications include:
Spiritual maturity – having a knowledge and applying Scripture to their lives
Psychological and emotional stability – not perfect, but not living in constant turmoil and crisis and with a healthy sense of herself
Moral lifestyle – living a godly lifestyle
Spiritual gifts are used – especially mercy, exhortation, teaching and discernment
Care and interest in people – a genuine interest in the welfare of others
Availability – time for training and involvement in helping
Teachability – always seeking to grow in and learn to serve Christ more effectively
Ability to maintain healthy boundaries – helping women to be self reliant not leader reliant
Life experiences – life-learned insights to be used as she ministers to others
Confidentiality – protecting the privacy of those who come to her for help
Now that you have some things to consider about helping women in crisis, how ready are you and your women’s team to be proactive in reaching out to and touching the lives of hurting women?
Watch for more posts on this subject in the future.
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