Spiritual Leadership

Moving People on to God's Agenda

Author: Henry Blackaby,Henry T. Blackaby,Richard Blackaby

Publisher: B&H Publishing Group

ISBN: 1433669188

Category: Religion

Page: 418

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The revised edition of the Blackabys' "Experiencing God" encourages business and church leaders alike to follow God's biblical design for organizational success.
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Spiritual Leadership

Principles of Excellence for Every Believer

Author: J. Oswald Sanders

Publisher: Moody Publishers

ISBN: 0802496288

Category: Religion

Page: 256

View: 5965

Over 1 million copies sold What every church will always need The need for talented, vigorous leaders in the church cannot be overemphasized. Such times demand active service of men and women who are guided by and devoted to Jesus Christ. With more than 1 million copies sold, Spiritual Leadership stands as a proven classic for developing such leadership. J. Oswald Sanders, a Christian leader for nearly seventy years and author of more than forty books, presents the key principles of leadership in both the temporal and spiritual realms. He illustrates his points with examples from Scripture and biographies of eminent men of God, such as Moses, Nehemiah, the apostle Paul, David Livingstone, Charles Spurgeon, and others. Featured topics include: The cost of leadership The responsibility of leadership Tests of leadership The qualities and criteria of leadership The art of reproducing leaders The one indispensable requirement of leadership Sanders holds that even natural leadership qualities are God-given, and their true effectiveness can only be reached when they are used to the glory of God. Let this classic be your guide for leadership, and watch how God works through you to do great things for His glory.
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Spiritual Leadership in the Global City

Author: Mac Pier

Publisher: New Hope Publishers

ISBN: 1596692413

Category: Religion

Page: 254

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Spiritual Leadership in the Global City is a contemporary study of the extraordinary spiritual leaders God has called out to be a sphere of influence in the global city of New York. Recognized voice and spiritual leader Mac Pier has compiled the stories of these leaders and the churches that are collaborating at historic levels to transform lives in the city and the city itself. Engulfed in stories from the mayor's office to the lesser-known homeless shelters in the Bronx, readers will experience a sense of transformation. Although written primarily for lay and professional church leaders, this book will benefit any believer with a passion for people and transforming lives. It is also appropriate for institutions equipping people to serve and work in the cities. This book looks at the data that enables leadership to thrive within these environments and provides the serious reader with the theology, history, and practice of leadership within the urban context. Through this book, readers will be pointed toward training and educational resources.
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Spiritual Leadership in a Secular Age

Building Bridges Instead of Barriers

Author: Edward H Hammett

Publisher: Chalice Press

ISBN: 9780827235151

Category: Religion

Page: N.A

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Biblical Keys to Spiritual Leadership

Author: Terry Redmon

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 1602664455


Page: 128

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The book was written to teach biblically-based leadership skills to leaders that have been called and chosen in their church to reclaim America's Christian heritage. This book is also applicable to all leadership positions in general. The book's purpose is to develop spiritual leaders for use in God's kingdom. The first part of the book teaches the biblical skills a leader must possess in order to develop the Christian walk, commune, fellowship, and to hear God speak. God is the true leader. After God speaks, the leader executes God's battle plan. The following chapters of the book discuss the sacrifices a leader must endure and the price to be paid in the leadership role. This allows the prospective leader to count the cost of leadership before making the final decision to follow God's plan. The remainder of the book teaches the biblical principles of spiritual leadership. This book emphasizes the fact that the spiritual leader must operate in revelation knowledge. Terry Redmon is a retired electrical engineer who is experienced in technical writing. He graduated from a two-year Bible school. He is co-founder of a ministry to reclaim America's Christian heritage. He has been intensely involved in getting the Bible curriculum back into the public school systems. He and his wife were the "salt and light," recipients at the Reclaiming America for Christ Conference in 2003. The author has taught a number of workshops on reclaiming America's Christian heritage. He has appeared on The 700 Club, the Canadian Broadcasting Company, and the four TV stations in Nashville. He has been interview by a number of newspapers, including The Nashville Tennessean, Wilson county Democrat, and others. He has also appeared on all of the major radio stations in the area.
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Spiritual Leadership

Wisdom for Work, Wisdom for Life

Author: Erik Van Praag

Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

ISBN: 1616406453

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 344

View: 605

"There is a harrowing lack of leadership in the world." With this simple statement Erik van Praag opens up a world of spiritual wisdom for leaders. Not a do-it-yourself book with quick remedies, van Praag's "Spiritual Leadership" focuses on the philosophical and metaphysical issues that underlie the difficulties faced by most leaders -- difficulties such as developing a vision, inspiring others, communicating effectively, listening to and acting on one's inner promptings, and maintaining a healthy balance between leading others and being led by them.
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Spiritual Leadership

The Quest for Integrity

Author: Leonard Doohan

Publisher: Paulist Press

ISBN: 0809144956

Category: Religion

Page: 157

View: 4098

This book is a spirituality of leadership written for those individuals who want to integrate their leadership with the values of their lives.
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Spiritual Leadership for Church Officers

A Handbook

Author: Joan S. Gray

Publisher: Presbyterian Publishing Corp

ISBN: 0664503055

Category: Religion

Page: 122

View: 7571

This timely new leadership guide for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is written for church officers who are looking for a deepened relationship with God. Joan Gray challenges elders and deacons to see themselves as spiritual leaders and equips them to lead alongside their pastors. Gray lays out a variety of leadership styles and helps leaders understand when each is appropriate. She also provides resources for dealing with relationships in the church and identifies ways churches can be supportive of the spiritual leadership of elders and deacons.
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D.L. Moody on Spiritual Leadership

Author: Steve J. Miller

Publisher: Moody Publishers

ISBN: 9780802480125

Category: Religion

Page: 160

View: 2782

There are a few persons in the history of Christianity who have more profoundly affected the faith and the church than D.L. Moody. By studying the life of Moody, readers will discover the role of faith and conviction in forging a philosophy of spiritual leadership. Each chapter focuses on a different quality evident in Moody's life that he considered essential for leading the church and community. This book is a must have for anyone considering a position of leadership within the church!
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Spiritual Leadership, Spiritual Discipleship, Spiritual Maturity Set of 3 Sanders books

Author: J. Oswald Sanders

Publisher: Moody Publishers

ISBN: 0802496644

Category: Religion

Page: 656

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This set includes all three books of the J. Oswald Sanders' spiritual growth series: Spiritual Leadership, Spiritual Discipleship, and Spiritual Maturity. In Spiritual Leadership, J. Oswald Sanders, a Christian leader for decades and the author of more than forty books, presents the key principles of leadership in both the temporal and spiritual realms. He illustrates those principles throughout with examples from godly figures like Moses, Nehemiah, the apostle Paul, David Livingstone, Charles Spurgeon, and others. With more than 1 million copies sold, this proven classic will help you to frame your leadership as spiritual service. In Spiritual Discipleship, Sanders points out that true discipleship is more than intellectual assent to a belief in Christ; it involves the whole person and lifestyle. This book will help you embody that truth. It examines Jesus’ teaching on what it means to follow Him, helping you become the kind of Christian Jesus wants you to be—not one devised by man or even other Christians. For anyone who wants to be not just a believer in Christ, but an imitator of Him, this book is a treasured resource. In Spiritual Maturity, Sanders explores the primary source of continual growth. In three parts, structured around the persons of the Trinity, he provides clear direction for those desiring to grow strong spiritually. Complete with scriptural principles for spiritual development and study questions at the end of the text, this classic handbook is a timeless treasure.
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Spiritual Leadership

Mit Fokus und Achtsamkeit zum Kern wirksamer Selbst-Führung

Author: Thomas H. Ulrich

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3658229012

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 130

View: 3560

Spiritual Leadership fokussiert auf das, was man über sein Selbst erfahren kann, und wie man an seinem Selbst arbeiten kann. Das Buch stellt ein dynamisches Schichtenmodell des Selbst vor, mit innerer Centricity als Kern. Führungskräfte erfahren, wie sie an den verschiedenen Ebenen ihrer Persönlichkeit arbeiten können, um Centricity zu erreichen – das am eigenen Wesenskern ausgerichtete innere Gleichgewicht, das Grundlage wirksamer Führung in der VUCA-Welt sowie Basis persönlicher Authentizität und natürlicher Autorität ist. Spiritual Leadership verbindet klassische Leadership-Theorien und Modelle der Authentic Leadership mit Konzepten der Philosophie und der von kontemplativen Bewusstseinstechniken inspirierten Achtsamkeits- und Mindfulness-Bewegung. Praktische Übungsaufgaben und anschauliche Anwendungsbeispiele unterstützen die Anwendung des Konzepts im beruflichen und privaten Alltag.
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A Spiritual Leader

Author: N.A

Publisher: CFCINDIA Bangalore

ISBN: 8190565869

Category: Christian leadership

Page: 76

View: 2921

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Spiritual Leadership

A Biblical Theology of the Role of the Spirit in the Leadership of God's People

Author: David Huffstutler

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 1532603886

Category: Religion

Page: 196

View: 6385

How should we see the Spirit at work in spiritual leaders today? How did the Spirit work through spiritual leaders in the Bible? While many books on spiritual leadership look at the culture around us and offer sound advice from biblical principles, this study asks Scripture first what the Spirit did through spiritual leaders in the Bible in order to figure out what the Spirit should be doing through spiritual leaders today.
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Spiritual Leadership

Author: Bill Vincent

Publisher: XinXii

ISBN: 1304747247

Category: Religion

Page: 239

View: 2369

All across the world Christian people have not truly learned the ability to arm themselves. A Christian who is not prepared to suffer is comparable to a soldier who goes to war unarmed. It seems that one of the hardest things to accomplish after a little ministry success is humility. A proud person blames everyone while excusing himself. We all must learn to win in the fight of faith. This is a powerful book that is sure to stir your fight. Have you ever seen a person start their walk on fire for Jesus, only to end up in a lukewarm state after a process of time? You wonder, how could someone so enthusiastic end up so weary in their walk? There is a battle many leaders face today and this cutting edge book reveals some powerful strategies to be Spiritual Leaders.
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Spiritual Leadership

Author: Dr Oluwagbemiga Olowosoyo

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1329494105

Category: Religion

Page: N.A

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Leadership is so important in life. Church leadership is a determinant factor of several events in human life. But unfortunately, most people don't understand this. In Spiritual Leadership, Dr. Olowosoyo takes the time to explain the role of spiritual leaders; the interplay between church and spiritual leadership; then he explains responsibilities of followers to their leaders.
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Soul at Work

Spiritual Leadership in Organizations

Author: Margaret Benefiel

Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1596271531

Category: Religion

Page: 182

View: 8804

"Working with Margaret Benefiel has helped me, in a short time, become grounded in Spirit in my corporate workplace. The power and productivity of this spiritual work gives me hope that leaders can encourage people to bring their whole selves into the workplace and that this will lead to more tangible and positive organizational results."--Kerry Hamilton Senior Vice President, Director of Marketing, BJ's Wholesale Clubs In the last ten years, dozens of books about spirituality and management have demonstrated the yearning for spirituality in the workplace that exists in people like Kerry Hamilton. No longer content to abide the widening chasm between their deeply-held values and the all-too-common business practices they encounter, these readers long for congruence between their values and their work. They wonder whether the days of the giants of corporate character like Johnson & Johnson, businesses who believed that integrity and profitability could co-exist, are gone for good. Are we living in a state of business and organizational entropy? Are we doomed to endless repetition of the Enron, Worldcom, and Global Crossing scandals? Must integrity and profitability now be opposed? What has happened to American business, healthcare, and non-profits in the last forty years? Soul at Work: Spiritual Leadership in Organizations demonstrates vividly that another way is possible, based on the contemporary restoration of the partnership between integrity and profitability. Soul at Work translates the core of what companies like Johnson and Johnson stood for forty years ago into contemporary forms. Soul at Work shows, through compelling stories of contemporary businesses, healthcare organizations, and nonprofits, how integrity, profitability, and personal and organizational transformation are all of a piece.
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Maximizing the Triple Bottom Line Through Spiritual Leadership

Author: Louis W. Fry,Melissa Sadler Nisiewicz

Publisher: Stanford University Press

ISBN: 0804784299

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 352

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Maximizing the Triple Bottom Line through Spiritual Leadership draws on the emerging fields of workplace spirituality and spiritual leadership to teach leaders and their constituencies how to develop business models that address issues of ethical leadership, employee well-being, sustainability, and social responsibility without sacrificing profitability, growth, and other metrics of performance excellence. While this text identifies and discusses the characteristics necessary to be a leader, its major focus is on leadership—engaging stakeholders and enabling groups of people to work together in the most meaningful ways. The authors offer real-world examples of for-profit and non-profit organizations that have spiritual leaders and which have implemented organizational spiritual leadership. These cases are based on over ten years of research, supported by the International Institute of Spiritual Leadership, that demonstrates the value of the Spiritual Leadership Balanced Scorecard Business Model presented in the book. "Pracademic" in its orientation, the book presents a general process and tools for implementing the model.
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Theory S: Spiritual Leadership of Business Organizations

Management Lessons from : The Bhagavadgita, the Holy Bible, The Holy Qur’an, and The Dhammapada

Author: Dr. N.S.P.RAJU

Publisher: Notion Press

ISBN: 1643247565

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 396

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Leadership is a key function in the management of any organization. Many theories exist for the choice of the best leadership style, suiting a given situation. But none of these could provide cure for the following maladies of the modern-day businesses : Intense competition amongst leaders, causing abnormal stress and stain, and the resultant degenerative diseases. Fast-paced depletion of natural resources leading to the gravest threat to our ecosystem. Frequent recessions of the economy, leading to : lay-offs, retrenchments, and plant closings. The absence of meaning and purpose in the lives of organizational members. The business world is in need of a panacea, in the form of Exemplary Leadership that can eradicate above ills. Only Spiritual Leadership, based on the universal principles of Spirituality, can provide the hope of rescue. The book provides the quintessential qualities of Spiritual Leadership based upon the world’s four major religions (i.e., Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and Buddhism).
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