Chapter 18: A Different Kind of Leadership
Our book discussion on Finding Church continues with chapter 18: Equipping Without Subduing. For the last two centuries the view of leadership in Christianity is remarkable similar to the world’s view with command and control at the heart of leadership. How does that work in a kingdom where leaders don’t “lord over” and where we are all brothers and sisters before anything else? Not. Very. Well. If Jesus is going to be the head of his church then we need different kind of leadership–not those who can manage crowds with their charisma and humor, but those who can equip people to know, listen to, and follow the Head himself. In fact, “leadership” isn’t a great translation for anything in the […]