Reflections & Research
Discover what we are learning about what helps pastors thrive
August 3, 2009
Pastors work in a complex relationship network. New research shows that efforts to improve clergy health must go beyond eating well and exercise to account for the influence of congregations and denominational polity.
read moreabout A holistic approach to wellness
February 23, 2009
Churches call ministers, but it takes time to grow a pastor, says the Rev. Gardner C. Taylor, the legendary “dean of the nation’s black preachers.”
read moreabout 25 ways to Sunday
January 19, 2009
As a black woman in ministry, the Rev. Cynthia Hale has faced doubters throughout her career. But today she is the founder and spiritual leader of a 5,100-member Georgia church.
read moreabout Ray of hope