Accountability Questions

Accountability is a big part of what we need to maintain integrity in ministry. But how do we do it effectively? How can we hold one another accountable as elders and leaders?  Here are some ideas and links:

Pastoral Accountability: In John Piper’s church, the pastors fill out an accountability form weekly and view each other’s forms. This article explains the reasoning behind it and how they use the form.

Accountability Questions  from various resources, compiled by Ed Stetzer in Christianity Today

Seven Steps to Avoid Sexual Sin and Stay in Ministry by Dustin Neely on The Gospel Coalition website

Accountability: The Mark of a Wise and Protected Leader by Ken Sande

Accountability Guide by Covenant Eyes ministry: an excellent set of accountability questions and a plan for using it

Man in the Mirror Accountability Questions by Partick Morely

What it Takes to Survive and Thrive in Ministry: Maybe not directly on the topic of accountability, but a good article regarding personal care for a church leader and avoiding burnout.