The Marks of a Spiritual Leader

Author: John Piper
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780983916468
Format: PDF, ePub
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Leaders are a gift. God has given leaders to the church to equip the saints for the work of ministry, building her up in the faith and knowledge of God (Ephesians 4:12). But how does the Bible define spiritual leadership? What characteristics are essential in leading biblically? And what is the ultimate goal? In this short essay, John Piper answers these questions by explaining the true marks of a spiritual leader. Saturated in Scripture, and loaded with practical illustrations, this booklet will be instructive and challenging for anyone in a position of Christian leadership, as well as for anyone aspiring to lead spiritually.

The Spiritual Leader

Author: Paul Chappell
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781598940527
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The Spiritual Leader summarizes a biblical philosophy of spiritual leadership that has been lived out dynamically through the life of the author. Every principle in these chapters flows from the Word of God and from a heart that has effectively served God's people for over two decades. --from publisher description.

Spiritual Leadership

Author: J. Oswald Sanders
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 0802496288
Format: PDF, Docs
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Over 1 million copies sold What every church will always need The need for talented, vigorous leaders in the church cannot be overemphasized. Such times demand active service of men and women who are guided by and devoted to Jesus Christ. With more than 1 million copies sold, Spiritual Leadership stands as a proven classic for developing such leadership. J. Oswald Sanders, a Christian leader for nearly seventy years and author of more than forty books, presents the key principles of leadership in both the temporal and spiritual realms. He illustrates his points with examples from Scripture and biographies of eminent men of God, such as Moses, Nehemiah, the apostle Paul, David Livingstone, Charles Spurgeon, and others. Featured topics include: The cost of leadership The responsibility of leadership Tests of leadership The qualities and criteria of leadership The art of reproducing leaders The one indispensable requirement of leadership Sanders holds that even natural leadership qualities are God-given, and their true effectiveness can only be reached when they are used to the glory of God. Let this classic be your guide for leadership, and watch how God works through you to do great things for His glory.

Spiritual Leadership

Author: Henry Blackaby
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 1433669188
Format: PDF
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The revised edition of the Blackabys' "Experiencing God" encourages business and church leaders alike to follow God's biblical design for organizational success.

Spiritual Leadership

Author: Henry T. Blackaby
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 0805440747
Format: PDF
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Personalizes the experience of learning the ways in which God develops, guides, and empowers business and church leaders, in an interactive study companion to the best seller Spiritual Leadership. Original. 34,500 first printing.

An Authentic Servant

Author: Ajith Fernando
Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers
ISBN: 1598568752
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Ajith Fernando cuts to the heart of being a leader: are we willing to serve, even if it is costly? Here is clear and penetrating insight into what it means to be a leader, combining good theology and deep personal devotion, recapturing the centrality of the cross. The Didasko Files RESOURCES FROM THE LAUSANNE MOVEMENT The Lausanne Movement is a confessional movement that seeks to articulate the role of today's Church. It links together evangelical movements around the world, and is the largest representative gathering of the Church. The Didasko Files is a growing series--that takes its name from the New Testament Greek verb didasko, meaning "I teach"--used by those involved with the Lausanne Movement. These books are meant to serve the world's Church by helping Christians to grow in their faith.

Frontiers in Spiritual Leadership

Author: Scott T. Allison
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 113758081X
Format: PDF, ePub
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Abraham Lincoln's iconic phrase, 'the better angels of our nature', revealed his belief that the noblest qualities of humanity would heal a divided nation. In Frontiers in Spiritual Leadership, an interdisciplinary group of leading scholars from the University of Richmond explore these noble qualities and how leaders such as Lincoln make that expression possible. They review the landscape of spiritual leadership and the spiritual principles that are fundamental to effective and inspired leadership, emphasizing the values of love, forgiveness, purpose, trust, sacrifice, equality, and liberty, among others. Through an analysis of historical examples and contemporary issues, this book celebrates the many gifted and enlightened individuals whose leadership embodies the most exquisite qualities of humanity. It outlines the conceptual linkage between leadership and spirituality within groups and organizations and will appeal to students and scholars of leadership, ethics, religion, philosophy, psychology, and human growth potential.

D L Moody on Spiritual Leadership

Author: Steve J. Miller
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 9780802480125
Format: PDF, ePub
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There are a few persons in the history of Christianity who have more profoundly affected the faith and the church than D.L. Moody. By studying the life of Moody, readers will discover the role of faith and conviction in forging a philosophy of spiritual leadership. Each chapter focuses on a different quality evident in Moody's life that he considered essential for leading the church and community. This book is a must have for anyone considering a position of leadership within the church!