Leadership Can And Be Developed By Everyone

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Leadership can and should be developed by everyone. Many aspects of leadership make or break people 's careers, families, and character. Specifically concerning minister 's and effective leadership, what can be done to grow in this area? A leader may have several great traits, but without being effective, what good is it? Effective leaders are action doers and risk takers. First of all, effective leadership is action oriented. While being relational is important, it is production that is stressed. The minister can be very effective on his own, but of course two heads are better than one. Something like a sermon and the Sunday morning class doesn 't require help from the members. Diligent study and the forming of ideas into words, can be very effective. For example: "Now when they heard this, they were pierced to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, 'Brethren, what shall we do? '” (Acts 2:37 NASB). Simple words and knowledge caused action among the hearers. Paul said: "How then will they call on Him in whom they have not believed? How will they believe in Him whom they have not heard? And how will they hear without a preacher?" (Rom 10:14). Indeed, Sundays are when minister 's have the most ears listening. One must be careful not to waste that precious time. A famous explorer once said: "I will go anywhere provided it is forward." -David Livingstone (Maxwell The 360 Leader, 59). Christians must continue to grow, or they will decrease
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