Nathan Carter : Book Reviews

  • The church in the center

    It was 2005. I was a farm boy who found himself pastoring a church in the center of a major city. I had no idea what I was doing. Another pastor I knew had just returned from a church planting conference at which he heard some guy speak and gave me the 23-page handout. “Nathan, you’ve got to read this! This is all about


  • How does ministry involve politics?

    "Ugh," was the grimacing response of someone in my church when I told her the book I was reading is titled The Politics of Ministry: Navigating Power Dynamics and Negotiating Interests. Politics is not pretty, and we'd prefer not to put such a tainted concept together with the noble enterprise of ministry. In a positive