The Weary Leader’s Guide to Burnout:
A Journey from Exhaustion to Wholeness
The Weary Leader’s Guide to Burnout takes Christian leaders on a journey from burnout through recovery and on to spiritual transformation. By understanding the causes and symptoms of their burnout these leaders will be ready to take practical, actionable steps toward recovery. Then, if they choose, they will be poised to do the inner work of spiritual transformation by the power and guidance of the Holy Spirit. In the end, these leaders will emerge from burnout more confident in Christ, more connected with others, and with greater purpose, courage, and grace in their leadership.
Based on Sean’s own experience of burnout, recovery, and transformation this book is filled with personal stories and illustrations. He integrates biblical interpretation, theology, psychology, and contemplative spirituality into a holistic approach to recovery. Originally written to aid in coaching pastors through burnout, The Weary Leader’s Guide to Burnout will help pastors and Christian leaders develop an integrated approach to life, work, and ministry through healing and spiritual transformation.