new testament leadership

Love is the Power of New Testament Leadership by Michael Rose

One of the things we like to do as human beings is to figure out whose in charge, who runs things or if you...
Celebrity Preachers

4 Fatal Flaws that Ruin Christian Ministers by Lee Grady

Our movement began unraveling a few years ago because of flawed leadership. We will not recover until we clean up our act. I spend a...
Women in Ministry

The Ministry of Women Redefined

The Ministry of Women Redefined was originally published as a book by Jon Zens called "What's with Paul and Women?" This is an excerpt...
having no reputation

The Joy of Having No Reputation – by Frank Viola

Early in my Christian life, I sometimes thought about how many of us Christians would follow Jesus if we lived during His time? I...
Rare Seed of Men

A Rare Seed of Men in Leadership

Like the slogan “a rare breed of men,” God has reserved for His purposes a rare SEED of men in leadership. God says the...
Church leadership

Until the Current Church Leadership Learns

Until the current leadership of the Church learns that the Word of the Lord can come from anyone, at anytime and from anywhere, the...
Redefining leadership

Redefining Leadership – To Lead or Not to Lead by Steve Crosby

Redefining leadership - to lead or not to lead, that is the question. A leader is not the chief visionary. A leader is not...
Dealing with disciples

Dealing with Disciples & Disappointment

Dealing with disciples and the disappointment they cause is one of the hardest things to overcome as a leader in the body of Christ....
Women in authority

Women, Teaching, and Authority

Women, teaching and authority. What is the proper role for a woman in ministry? Does the Lord actually make a difference in gifting or...
Prophetic Leadership

The Harness of the Lord (Prophetic Leadership for 21st Century)

I remember receiving this word through brother Tom Bailey many MANY years ago while attending a house meeting in Crozet, Virginia. At that time...
Swimming upstream

Swimming Upstream ain’t Easy, but Don’t Stop Now! by Don Nori

The forces against you are incredible, but you were made with the strength to buck the tide. Most look at you and wonder what...

Organic Church Leadership

Is Organic Church Leadership an oxymoron or are there leaders in the Body of Christ today? As the administrator of the website named GodsLeader.com...
clones

Sons vs. Clones; Avoiding Christian Clones

We don't need to make Christian Clones. Those who count themselves as fathers need to be mindful that to be effective in the discipleship...
Making Disciples

Making Disciples or Making Clones by Michael Rose

Have you ever experienced a situation where someone, in the name of Jesus, tried to fashion you into their own image of Jesus? As...
Emerging Church leader

Letter to an Emerging Church Leader-George Dunn

After our discussion this morning, I found myself meditating and thinking about the compound word leadership. Leader + ship.Of course the picture in my...
Healthy Fathering

Healthy Fathering God’s Original Design for Making Disciples

Spiritual Fathering - If this was Gods best way to reveal Himself and make disciples what do you think will be our best way?
Church Ministry Titles

A Message to His Holy Highness the Worshipful Bishop Rev. Dr. Apostle Grand Poobah...

Jesus just wasn't into titles. We shouldn't be either. I am often asked if I have a title, and my answer doesn't satisfy some people....
My Christian Leadership Story

My Christian Leadership Story by Mike Donahoe

I grew up in the traditional, organized church. I was always taught that the pastor was head of the church, and he had all...
True Christian Leadership

True Christian Leadership is Upside Down by George Dunn

"Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to Jesus with her sons, bowing down and making a request of Him. And He...
Bottom to Top Leadership

The Quest for Bottom-to-Top Leadership

What is Bottom-to-Top leadership?  Instead of Top to Bottom, it is the exact opposite of hierarchy. It looks like an inverted pyramid on paper....