Ministry Sabbatical Planning Tutorial - Ministry Leader

Questions that will help the ministry leader form a Ministry Sabbatical Plan: 

  • In what areas of my life do I need renewal of health and hope? 
  • How can I broaden and deepen my faith and vision during my sabbatical? 
  • What are my strengths, gifts and competencies that I could build upon during this sabbatical time? 
  • What are the areas of greatest stress in my work and life? 
  • What are the most important things I hope to experience during the remaining years of my life? 
  • What are the things I would like to let go of? 
  • What are the things I have been praying for? 
  • What are my core values? 
  • What would I like to learn or experience during this sabbatical time? 
  • What changes would I like to make in my life or work? 
  • Can I envision what it will be like to move into a three month sabbatical? 
  • What will I do initially? 
  • What will it be like to be released from ministry duties? 
  • How can I include my spouse and family in the sabbatical time? 
  • How will my home life be different?