Journal Talk, Episode 5: What “Able to Teach” Means and Doesn’t Mean (with Sam Emadi)

When Paul says pastors must be “apt to teach,” what does he mean? That they must be really, really good preachers? That they must be able to draw a crowd?
Jonathan Leeman asks Sam Emadi about this phrase, what it means and doesn’t mean. Sam wrote on this topic for our most recent Journal
Jonathan Leeman

Jonathan (@JonathanLeeman) edits the 9Marks series of books as well as the 9Marks Journal. He is also the author of several books on the church. Since his call to ministry, Jonathan has earned a master of divinity from Southern Seminary and a Ph.D. in Ecclesiology from the University of Wales. He lives with his wife and four daughters in Cheverly, Maryland, where he is an elder at Cheverly Baptist Church.

Sam Emadi

Sam Emadi is an elder at Third Avenue Baptist Church in Louisville, KY and serves as the Senior Editor at 9Marks.

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