9Marks Leadership Interviews

Leadership Interviews

Join Mark Dever as he interviews church leaders from around the world on topics that will challenge you to be a better leader.

Pastors’ Talk Podcast

Pastors' Talk

Pastors’ Talk is a weekly conversation between Jonathan Leeman and Mark Dever about practical aspects of the Christian life and pastoral ministry.

Planting Churches in Hard Places

By M. Dever, M. Spandler-Davison, M. McConnell | 05.02.2014

What does it take to plant churches among the urban poor? What role do women’s ministry and mercy ministry play?

Expositional Preaching

By D. Helm, M. Dever | 04.03.2014

David Helm talks about training preachers, what makes good preaching, and what his new book adds to the mix.

Religion and Politics

By M. Dever, R. Benne | 03.09.2014

What are good and bad ways to think about religion and politics? How should Christians work for the common good in a secularizing age?

Ethical Hard Cases

By D. Morgan, J. Onwuchekwa, M. Dever, R. D. Moore | 02.03.2014

How should a church’s elders address divorce, illegal immigration, substance abuse, in vitro fertilization, and more?

The Gospel at Work

By G. Gilbert, M. Dever, S. Traeger | 01.06.2014

Why should Christians work? How can you trust God in the workplace? How can you avoid making an idol of work and being idle in work?

Christianity around the World

By D. Akin, J. D. Greear, J. Folmar, M. Dever, P. Williams, T. Anyabwile | 10.24.2013

Prosperity gospel, persecution, changing cultural tides, a rising generation of convictional pastors, and more in this roundtable discussion on the church in America and abroad.

Reaching the Unreached

By A. Mohler, D. Platt, J. Mack Stiles, K. DeYoung, M. Dever | 09.30.2013

A roundtable discussion on the Great Commission, sending, calling, prayer, patience, and more with the leaders of the Cross Conference.

Religious Liberty and Ethics

By M. Dever, R. D. Moore | 08.28.2013

Mark Dever and Russell Moore discuss Moore’s new role, rap, relevance, and why “it’s even worse than it appears, but it’s alright.”

The State of the Southern Baptist Convention

By A. Mohler, D. Akin, D. Platt, M. Dever | 07.02.2013

A roundtable discussion of the past, present, and future of the SBC.

Global Missions Today

By M. Dever, Z. Pratt | 03.31.2013

Zane Pratt discusses the strange dynamics of cross-cultural missions in a Facebook world.

Taking Aim at Everyone

By C. Trueman, M. Dever | 03.07.2013

Mark Dever asks Carl Trueman about holocaust denial, secularization, “no creed but the Bible,” and everything else under the sun in this far-ranging conversation.

Polity Is For Everybody

By C. Van Dixhoorn, H. Powell, M. Dever | 01.31.2013

How does church polity connect to our discipleship as Christians? Why is sound church government critical to evangelism and missions? Jonathan Leeman asks Mark Dever, Chad Van Dixhoorn, and Hunter Powell.

Contact Evangelism

With J. Mack Stiles | 11.08.2012

How pushy should we be in our evangelism? Do we have to earn the right to share the gospel? Mack Stiles and a few friends share their wisdom.

The Pastoral Practices of Martyn Lloyd-Jones

By I. H. Murray, M. Dever | 08.24.2012

What was Martyn Lloyd-Jones’ day-to-day ministry like? Find out in this interview with Iain Murray.

Race, the Cross, and the Christian Life

By J. Piper, M. Dever | 07.03.2012

John Piper addresses racism, the gospel, obstacles to reconciliation, and white guilt in this discussion of his recent book Bloodlines.