Genuine humanity is Jesus' model - Mennonite Brethren Herald
The Relational Pastor: Sharing Christ by Sharing Ourselves Author: Andrew Root In The Relational Pastor: Sharing in Christ by Sharing Ourselves, Andrew Root sets himself against the ethos of individualism he claims has been undermining genuine Christian ministry since the Industrial Revolution. In contrast, he proposes a new theology of ministry that asks churches to make relationships central, because “relationships draw us into the very presence of Christ.”