Many Christians have either experienced or know of a church rift caused by adultery, failed leadership, financial dealings and other issues.
It often leads to pain and bitterness -- as author and former church pastor Stephen Mansfield experienced.
Mansfield resigned from his church because of marital issues and says what followed was a spread of "church hurt" Christians must learn to overcome.
Mansfield talked to CBN News about this healing process, which he also explains in his book, 'Re-Church.' Click play to watch.
*Originally broadcast June 10, 2010.