Paul M. Lederach was ordained to the ministry in the Franconia Mennonite Conference at Norristown, Pa., in 1944. While connected with the Mennonite Publishing House, he was editor of the pioneer Mennonite graded Sunday school project, the Herald Graded Sunday School Series. He served as director of the Curriculum Development and Service Department, as administrator of the Congregational Literature Division, and as executive director of the Foundation Series. Paul received a B.A. from Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana, a Th.B. from Goshen Biblical Seminary, an M.R.E. from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary (Philadelphia), and a D.Ed. from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (Fort Worth). He is author of Reshaping the Teaching Ministry, Teaching in the Congregation, and A Third Way.