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.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Life and Ministry with Mark Dever

By C. J. Mahaney, M. Dever | 08.31.2007

The tables turn as C.J. Mahaney puts Mark Dever in the hot seat and interviews him.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Above All Earthly Powers with David Wells

By D. Wells, M. Dever | 07.31.2007

Mark Dever asks David Wells about going against culture, contextualization, postmodernism, how to do theology as preachers, urban ministry, and more. You’ll want to listen several times.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Evangelism and the Gospel with Will Metzger

By M. Dever, W. Metzger | 05.31.2007

Author and evangelist Will Metzger, who helped shape Mark Dever’s understanding of evangelism, discusses the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches to evangelism today.

Feminism in Your Church and Home with Russell Moore, Randy Stinson, and C.J. Mahaney

By C. J. Mahaney, M. Dever, R. Stinson, R. D. Moore | 04.30.2007

What does Randy Stinson say feminism is? Why does Russ Moore say most members of our churches are in “same sex” marriages? Why does Mark Dever think pastors should pay attention? Why does C.J. Mahaney think Mark needs to make a bigger deal of complementarianism vs. egalitarianism than he does?

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Life and Ministry with Thabiti Anyabwile

By M. Dever, T. Anyabwile | 03.31.2007

Thabiti tells the amazing story of growing up in a fatherless, African-American home, and how he went from nominal Christianity to Muslim antagonist against Christ to despair to Christian pastor.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Particular Redemption, The New Perspective, and More with John Piper (and Bruce Ware!)

By B. Ware, J. Piper, M. Dever | 02.28.2007

John Piper offers his thoughts on the New Perspective and other prominent topics today. He also briefly interacts with Bruce Ware on the extent of the atonement.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

The Gospel and Islam with Thabiti Anyabwile

By M. Dever, T. Anyabwile | 11.30.2006

Pastor and author Thabiti Anyabwile describes the beliefs and history of Islam, his own experience as a Muslim, the contradictions in the Koran, as well as the way for churches to approach evangelism with Muslims, which he calls an amazing, God-given opportunity the church has today.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Church Reform and Black Churches with Ken Jones

By K. Jones, M. Dever | 02.29.2004

How do you preach for change in a church with social gospel roots? Ken Jones, pastor of Greater Union Baptist Church in Compton, CA, takes the hot seat across from Mark Dever on the shape of reform in African-American churches.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

History and Discipline of the Local Church with Greg Wills

By G. A. Wills, M. Dever | 02.17.2004

What can a study of Baptist history bring to the modern church growth conversation? Join Mark Dever as he reflects on the Southern Baptist heritage with Greg Wills, Associate Professor of Church History at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Life and Apologetics with R. C. Sproul

By M. Dever, R. C. Sproul | 01.19.2004

Ever wonder how theologians are formed? Join us as we talk with R.C. Sproul about the shaping of his life, theology, and ministry.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Preaching with Fred and Elizabeth Catherwood

By E. Catherwood, F. Catherwood, M. Dever | 11.19.2003

How important is preaching? Listen as Fred and Elizabeth Catherwood reflect on the centrality of expositional preaching for the life and health of the local church.

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Theology and Current Issues with Wayne Grudem

By M. Dever, W. Grudem | 06.13.2003

Theology and Current Issues with Wayne Grudem

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

Modern Church Reform I with Mark Dever

By M. Dever, M. Schmucker | 04.13.2003

Modern Church Reform I with Mark Dever

Leadership Interview with Mark Dever

The Local Church with C. J. Mahaney

By C. J. Mahaney, M. Dever | 02.14.2003

Pull up a chair as Mark Dever sits down for a warm conversation with C.J. Mahaney, pastor of Covenant Life Church in Gaithersburg, MD. C.J.’s infectious tenderness as he recalls his conversion will encourage you to keep your own conversion experience near to your heart and in the front of your mind.

Iain Murray - Mark Dever writing podcast

A Writer’s Retrospective with Iain Murray

By I. H. Murray, M. Dever | 11.18.2002

The influential co-founder of The Banner of Truth Trust and long time Presbyterian pastor Iain Murray looks back over his shoulder at the past 50 years of his own ministry and writing.