Aug 8, 2016
The hosts of this show are all dads, so we invited two pastor moms onto the show to talk about the experience of being a mom and a pastor at the same time. Kate Muhlbaier and Misti McCreary share the unique struggles and blessings that come along with being a mom pastor.
Parenting Fail Segment
Manderson - Been gone most of the week, felt bad for my wife.
Stout - Bad attitude for family pictures
Bevil - Failure to Launch Vids for my Kids
Kate - Running late on Sunday mornings- bad attitude and frustration all around
Misti - I tried to have only one late night meeting this week and ended up with two.
Topic of the Week: Female Pastors who are mom’s
Kate and Misti
Q: How did you find out about the Podcast? What were your initial thoughts?
Q: How did your congregations handle maternity leave? How long were you gone?
Q: What are some struggles you’ve experienced being a woman in ministry? Successes?
Q: How have you balanced being a mom & being a pastor?
Q: Where do you turn for help when balancing both roles? Who do you look toward as a good example?
Q: How does your spouse support you in both roles as a parent & a pastor?
Q: Do you have any funny stories you could share about experiences you’ve had?
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Q: What conversation(s) would you like to hear from the Podcast?
Q: What’s one thing you’d like to tell other Mom Pastors out there?
Q: Is there anything that we can do as male pastors to advocate for you or help you in any way?
Parenting Win Segment
Manderson - Facetime with the Family while away, and ultimate reunion.
Stout - Ruthie started Kindergarten! Loves it
Bevil - Sophie Fishing Date a Bust; Starbucks for the Win!
Kate - Had dinner with my family every night this week
Misti - Getting to hold Zoe for her naps on my off day.