The health of the pastor influences the health of the church. Too often pastors are the first in line to give help and the last in line to receive help. Unfortunately, this mindset has left them unable or unwilling to receive the love, support and encouragement they so desperately need. A recent survey showed that church member’s expectations translated to 114 hours per week minimally to carry out pastoral duties. It’s no wonder pastors are overwhelmed and underappreciated. They are expected to know everyone by name, preach a “home run sermon” every Sunday, condemn sin without hurting anyone’s feelings, and be available to serve others 24/7, all while not neglecting their own family. Here are seven things your pastor won’t tell you. It’s time to remove the facade and reveal the truth.