Some ministry models are taken from the business world, wile others from current postmodern mind-sets. The question the pastor or Christian worker should ask himself or herself is not, Do these ministry models work? but are they biblical? In Essentials in Ministry, pastor and Bible teacher Brian Brodersen takes a much-needed look at the core areas of ministry, asking the questions: What are the essential components of ministry? and, what is the church supposed to look like today?