Contributed on May 7, 2011
The first of six marks of leadership is his concern for God’s work as seen in Nehemiah 1:1-4.
Mark Dever promotes Four Aspects of Leadership in Nine Marks of a Healthy Church with the acrostic BOSS. B=Boss. The leader “reproves, rebukes, and exhorts with all longsuffering and doctrine.” There is a delicate balance in local churches between pastoral authority (Hebrews 13) and ...read more
Contributed on May 9, 2011
Most leaders are like middle-managers with superiors and subordinates and Nehemiah shows us how to both lead and follow.
I heard Adrian Rogers give this example: We all have seen Canada Geese fly in their V formation with one leg of the V formation longer than the other leg. Why do they fly in the V formation? The lead goose is making it easier for the other geese who are following his lead. He is moving the wind ...read more