This article addresses the problem of church conflict and the lack of training for pastors to handle it.
overview of the ministry of reconciliation, biblically-based resolution process, benefits and steps of mediation
clergy and lay leaders of evangelical and African American congregations
- Consider if your congregation needs to hire an outside mediator after gaining a deeper understanding of how mediation works and situations that should not be handled by a mediator.
- Resolve conflict through a biblical approach by applying the suggestions of this article to the situation at hand.