Category Archives: Leadership

Spurgeon on Leadership – part 4

Seven Lessons on the Minister’s Calling by Daniel Akin A Christian leader must first be led by God before he can lead oth­ers. The principal foundation of leadership is our life of faith, based on our personal relationship to Jesus … Continue reading

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Fleeing Quarrels and Correcting Opponents

Below is a great post from the Desiring God Blog : Fleeing Quarrels and Correcting Opponents by: Mark Priestap 2 Timothy 2:22-26— So flee youthful passions and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the … Continue reading

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Spurgeon On Leadership – Part 3

Charles Spurgeon on Leadership (3): Seven Observations about Context Jan 14th, 2011 by Daniel Akin 1. To understand a leader’s influence; one must evaluate him in the context of his ministry. Although Spurgeon was very successful in his day and … Continue reading

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Spurgeon On Leadership – Part 2

Charles Spurgeon on Leadership: Nine Observations about Confidence Posted By Daniel Akin 1. The Christian leader has an innate confidence that springs from knowing that he/she is in the center of God’s will. Spurgeon recog­nized that infinite source of confidence … Continue reading

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Spurgeon On Leadership – Part 1

I found this series from Danny Akin on Charles Spurgeon’s thoughts on leadership to be most interesting. Enjoy! By Danny Akin One of my spiritual heros and role models is Charles Haddon Spurgeon.  He was born June 19, 1834 at … Continue reading

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Here I Stand, I Can Do No Other

Martin Luther’s reply at the Diet of Worms to the question of whether or not he stood by his writing:  ”Since your Imperial Majesty and Lordships demand a simple answer I will do so without horns or teeth as follows: … Continue reading

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Leadership Journal MIN510 Entry 2

MIN 510 – Leadership in Ministry Leadership Journal Assigned Reading: Spiritual Leadership by J. Oswald Sander – read chapters 16 through 18. Church Administration Handbook by Bruce Powers – read chapter 5 and 6. “The purpose of this journal is … Continue reading

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