If you ask me, Jesus’ example is one every leader should follow. What makes Jesus such a great example of leadership?
He’s the ultimate leader. His example is one we should all follow but will always fall short of.
In this post, we’re going to look at Jesus’ example and how it relates to our leadership.
4 Ways We Can Follow Jesus’ Example In Leadership
1. Jesus had a mission and vision. You need one too:
When Adam sinned in the Garden Of Eden, the world changed. No longer was there peace on earth. Instead, sin entered the world, and the world fell.
Jesus came for a reason. He had a mission of redeeming the world through his sacrifice. He knew what He had to do. And he did it. Jesus stayed on mission during his time on this planet. Read more...
Youth pastor Sean Nelson recently preached a fantastic sermon to our church youth group. He shared the story of Barnabas, a man who is referred to as a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith (Acts 11:24).
The message stuck with me for multiple reasons. First and foremost, Barnabas’s life exemplified what a Christian leader’s life should look like.
Sean shared four characteristics of Barnabas. For each additional characteristic, I nodded my head and thought these are characteristics every leader should strive for.
I want to encourage you to be a Barnabas leader in this post.
Bible Reflection: Be A Barnabas Leader
What does a Barnabas leader look like? They have four characteristics that make them unique. These are characteristics you can work on as well. Read more...
It’s almost Christmastime. Wow, has this year flown by!
Christmastime always gives me pause. I find this time of year is an excellent time to reflect on what’s come and what is to come.
It doesn’t hurt that it’s also the end of the year. Only one more week until we’re in a new year.
But I’m getting ahead of myself here.
I want to talk about Christmas. There’s so much to unpack with Christmas, especially if you’re a Christian.
There’s also a lot to learn about leadership through the Christmas story…
5 Leadership Lessons From Christmas
The Biblical Christmas story can be found in two key pieces of scripture: Matthew 1-2 and Luke 1-2. These Bible passages give us how Christ was born and what it truly means.
From these pieces of scripture, you can find deep leadership meaning if you look. Read more...
The world of work will quickly drain your soul if you’re not careful. Having to make complex business decisions, the sketchiness of some organizations, and the constant battle for balance can have your soul in turmoil.
Because of this, our spiritual life often looks anemic. There’s not a lot of thought put into what we’re feeding our souls. We may even completely forget to take in Biblical content.
Before we know it we’re feeling drained and disconnected from God. There’s good news; you can find spiritual nourishment in multiple places. I want to help you top up on your soul and keep it filled in this article.
3 Ways To Nurture Your Soul
I believe there are quite a few ways to nurture your soul. Some of these ways involve being in a church community where you’re held accountable and growing. Other ways include non-traditional methods of nurturing. Read more...
The holiday season always makes me reflect. Holidays bring about thoughts of family, friends, work, and life in general. There’s always something to reflect upon.
This Thanksgiving holiday is no different. We’re one day away from spending time with family, friends, or alone. Ouch, if you’re in that last category.
Yet, we all must regularly reflect, even more so around the major holiday. When we reflect, we are able to see what’s important to us, how we’ve spent our days, and more.
Today, I want to reflect upon gratitude. There are so many things that we can choose to be grateful for. We only have to decide to do so.
10 Things To Be Thankful For This Year
We all have people in our lives that shape us and change us. Our friends can do this to us more than anyone else. Read more...