Does Your Pastor Need a Friend?

By Justin Barrett A study reveals why relational ministry can leave our inner circle empty. My pastor recently asked me, “Why is it so hard for people to see pastors as friends and not just pastors?” In one r...

Gleanings: October 2017

By CT Staff Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our October issue). Christian ministry fights ‘hate group' label After D. James Kennedy Ministries was cited in local media ...

Can Leadership Be Learned?

By Ed Stetzer You do not have to be a natural-born leader to become a great leader. Is leadership something we're born with, or is it something we learn? Yes. Both-and. Some people seem to be born with leader...