In The Press

Articles about MTM and its purpose, published in a variety of periodicals, are listed below.

Ministering to Ministers Founder Set to Retire  by Michael J. Brooks, pastor of the Siluria Baptist Church in Alabaster, Ala.

Rejected Ministers Find Acceptance and Help
By Jim White, Editor the Religious Herald July 24, 2008

Wounded Ministers
By Jennifer Harris & John Hall
Missouri Word & Way and Texas Baptist Communications July 24, 2008

Retreat to help terminated ministers move on, help family recover
By Megan Norris Jones, The Alabama Baptist, May 22, 2008

Involvement in support group can lengthen pastoral tenure By Ken Walker, Western Recorder, May 22, 2007

Another View: ‘Aunt Ida’ is very perceptive
by Charles Chandler, Religious Herald, March 2007

Editorial: Aunt Ida preaches to preachers
by Jim White, Religious Herald , January 2007

Church ousts pastor for ‘immoral’ acts
By Stephanie Simon, Los Angeles Times, November 05, 2006

Support groups help members of clergy cope
By Cassie Fuerst, Herald Leader, Lexington, KY October 6, 2006

Living in the Shadows
By Sherri Brown, Communication, GBC, March 16, 2006

Life Inside (and Outside) the Fishbowl
by Jim and Connie White, Virginia Missions magazine, Summer 2003

Revolving Clergy Harms Religion
by Gerald L. Zelizer, Contributing Writer, USA Today, February 21, 2002

Reaching Out to Displaced Shepherds:   Ministering to Ministers
by Carson-Newman College Publication for Alumni and Friends, Fall 1998

When Ministers Are Forced Out, Ministry Group Ready to Step In
by Robert O’Brien, Contributing Writer, Fellowship – Newsletter of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, July-August 1998 (Adapted from stories by Alberta Lindsey in the Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch and David Winfrey in the Western Recorder. )

Pastors falling prey to ‘leader-hostile environment’
by David Winfrey, News Director, Western Recorder, October 7, 1997

Advocate for ministers
by Mike Clingenpeel, Religious Herald, August 28, 1997

Clergy in crisis: Who ministers to the ministers?
by Karen Krakower, Mosiac, June 1997

Ministers bumped from their pulpits
by Alberta Lindsey, Richmond Times-Dispatch, December 7, 1996

New Foundation Ministers to Ministers Facing Anguish of Involuntary Separation
by Charles H. Chandler, Baptist Today, May 23, 1996