12 things I have learned in the ministry

By , Guest Columnist Published: May 05, 2019 12:40 PM CT
Steve Montgomery
Guest Columnist

Steve Montgomery

Steve Montgomery was ordained in 1980 and became senior pastor at  Idlewild Presbyterian Church in 2000 after serving churches in Appalachia and Atlanta. He retired from Idlewild  in 2019. 

After nearly 20 years as senior pastor of Idlewild Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Dr. Steve Montgomery leads his last service before retiring on Sunday, May 5. The Daily Memphian asked him to summarize his thoughts as he steps away from the pulpit. He replied with a list of "12 things I have learned in the ministry."


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