Tag: leadership

Should Christians “Put Out a Fleece” to Find God’s Will?

Christians should avoid superstitious approaches to spirituality and seek to be mature in their thinking about God’s will.

A Primer on the Office of Elder/Pastor

The office of elder is the first of two ordinary and perpetual offices in the church. Elders (or presbyters, from the Greek presbuteros) are...

Board Culture, Church Government, Elders and Deacons

https://www.buzzsprout.com/1305259/8298649-board-culture-church-government-elders-and-deacons.js?container_id=buzzsprout-player-8298649&player=small In this episode, Clair Sams joins David Fry and Johnathan Arnold to discuss board culture and church government. Quotes from Clair Sams: Board members are...

Does Leadership Development Have a Place in the Church?

Leadership development is the intentional investment in growing the capacity of individuals to understand people; who they are, how they function, and what makes them click; and learning skills and practices that, when properly implemented, optimize the performance of the team.

Is Leadership Training a Replacement for Spiritual Power?

Does leadership training have a place in the church?  Some embrace it; others have legitimate concerns. Illustrations from the life of Solomon, Zerubbabel, John...