About the Authors
Colin Marshall has spent the past 30 years training men and women in the ministry of the gospel, both in university and local church contexts. He is a graduate of Moore Theological College (BTh, MA) and the author of Growth Groups, a training course for small group leaders, and Passing the Baton, a handbook for ministry apprenticeship. Until 2006 he directed the Ministry Training Strategy, and is now heading up Vinegrowers, a new training ministry aiming to help pastors and other ministry leaders implement the principles in this book (see vinegrowers.com).
Tony Payne has spent more than 20 years in Christian writing and editing as the Publishing Director of Matthias Media. He is a graduate of Moore Theological College (BTh Hons), and the author or co-author of many popular books and resources, including Two Ways to Live: The choice we all face, Fatherhood: What it is and what it’s for, Guidance and the Voice of God, Prayer and the Voice of God, Six Steps to Reading Your Bible, The Course of Your Life, and The Thing Is.