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The pastoral leader is the primary spiritual leader of the congregation. The pastor carries the responsibility for a number of different ministry tasks, which are condensed into seven categories. Effective pastors will also take intentional time for their own spiritual growth and restoration to maintain a vital ministry. This Guidelines booklet helps each pastor navigate their role a pastoral leader. These additional resources are referenced in the booklet. 

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