What is a leader? Thats a good question, and this is a question that I believe
pastors should be asking themselves. More and more our culture is seeking for
leaders who can bring hope. Why? Because our current society have seen too many
Jesuits were an order, they had a covenant.
It was an order that once disbanded, they came back.
o The Story of Diego Lainez
o In Rome we do not trouble ourselves as to the origins of man
o Refuses no talent, nor anyone
MC 707 Transforming Leadership in the Local Church
How much of a leader is made or born?
How much can you grow and develop if that is not your currency?
Secular leadership got popular 30 years ago.
Pastoral role changed between generations
o Naomi Not self-centered, Thinking about others is a
sign of leadership.
o Ruth loyal, almost converting like statement. Loss of
self-interest in the interest of another.
o God redeems the story.
o Matthew chp. 1 Ruth in the genealogy of Jesus.
Four Pillars of Success
Self-Awareness understood their strengths, weaknesses, values and
Ingenuity confidently innovated and adapted to embrace a changing world
o Works if values and worldviews are agreed.
Love engaged others with a positive
MC 707 - Transforming Leadership in the Local Church
This will happen in ministryTriangulation within the system anxiety
o Complaint from the people have with the leader will go to the number
o Anxious complaint will manif