Seven MTI trainers hold key positions in 11 Christian publications singled out for awards this month at the annual convention of the Evangelical Press Association.
Awards of Excellence, the highest honor, went to Leadership Journal, edited by Marshall Shelley; Christianity Today and Christianity Today Online, edited by Mark Galli; and ManagingYourChurch.com, edited by Matthew Branaugh. ManagingYourChurch.com also won an award of merit in another category.
Other publications in the group led by Branaugh which won awards of merit include Church Law & Tax Report, ChurchLawAndTax.com, and Church Finance Today, with Chris Lutes.
Awards of Merit also went to Outreach, edited by James Long and readmybeacon.com, a campus publication of Palm Beach Atlantic University with advisor Dr. Michael Ray Smith.
Dr. Michael Ray Smith
Two awards of merit in design went to EFCA Today and Worldwide Challenge, publications designed by Greg Breeding’s Journey Group.
Together, the seven MTI trainers honored this year taught 10 MTI training events in eight countries and over the last three years led one online course and four live workshops.