Charles Colson called it "the best book on Christian leadership I've read." Discover why this timeless classic continues to equip tomorrow's ministers---and challenges today's shepherds---toward greater effectiveness! Revised and updated, Sanders's hard-hitting study explores the essential qualities of a godly leader---and offers sterling examples from Scripture and Christian history. Includes study guide.
In these pages, J. Oswald Sanders presents the key principles of leadership in both the temporal and spiritual realms, illustrating his points with examples from Scriptures and the biographies of emenent men of God.
Table of Contents: 1. An Honorable Ambition 12. The Leader and Time 2. The Search for Leaders 13. The Leader and Reading 3. The Master’s Master Principle 14. Improving Leadership 4. Natural and Spiritual Leadership 15. The Cost of Leadership 5. Can You Become a Leader? 16. Responsible of Leadership 6. Insights on Leadership from Paul 17. Tests of Leadership 7. Insights on Leadership from Peter 18. The Art of Delegation 8. Essential Qualities of Leadership 19. Replacing Leaders 9. More Essential Qualities of Leadership 20. Reproducing Leaders 10. Above All Else 21. Perils of Leadership 11. Prayer and Leadership 22. The Leaders Nehemiah