Alternatives to Dismounting a Dead Horse

By Steve Eason, Pastor, Myers Park Presbyterian Church

Someone once said, “When a horse dies, it’s an excellent time to dismount!”  (Anonymous).  We (the Church) are prone to stay on our dead horses. Here is Steve’s list of alternatives to dismounting. Humor allows a tough conversation to be less dreadful. Useful in evaluation, assessing where the congregation is, or strategic planning.