Marriage and Ministry: How to succeed at one without losing the other.

  • Chris Padgett, Catholic Family and Marriage,
  • Linda Padgett, Catholic Familiy and Marriage

Marriage can and family life can be difficult. Many people who feel called to ministry often unintentionally sacrifice their family in order to serve those in their ministerial reach. This talk is meant to help ministers not only bless those they are employed to lead, but remind and equip them in their first vocation.

  • Date:Saturday, December 8
  • Time:2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
  • Session Type:Breakout
  • Session Code:D07
  • Submitter - First Name:Chris
  • Submitter - Last Name:Padgett
  • Submitter - Email
  • Thematic Categories:Parents and Families
  • Session Outcome 1:Ministers will be reminded of their first vocation, given tools and insights into: How to minster to your spouse How to minister to your family How to minister to oneself. The importance of the spiritual life and familial life is emphasized.
  • Session Outcome 2:You can't sacrifice your vocation to marriage for a position of ministry. This talk will help couples Deal with conflicts in time Conflicts in spiritual growth Conflicts in expectations
  • Session Outcome 3:Finally there will be an interactive period in which questions can be asked in order to deal with unique situations.
Chris Padgett
Catholic Family and Marriage
Linda Padgett
Catholic Familiy and Marriage