Rob Buckingham has been a pastor for 30 years.
That alone says something powerful about the man.
He’s also a good friend, a fellow blogger and I recently asked him to write for my blog.
Rob and his wife Christie pastor Bayside Church in Melbourne which has enjoyed immense fruitfulness under their leadership for 24 years.
In this post, Rob outlines 10 reasons why he continues to walk in the call to the pastoral ministry which he received over 30 years ago.
A number of years ago I was sitting around a dinner table enjoying a wonderful meal with a number of pastors.
One of the topics of conversation that came up that night centered around the question, “Why do you do what you do?” It’s a great question, and one I gave some consideration to.
Over the next few weeks I wrote down 10 things that answer that question for me. Here’s my list: