Compassionate Leadership: Rediscovering Jesus' Radical Leadership Style

Compassionate Leadership: Rediscovering Jesus' Radical Leadership Style

by Ted W. Engstrom, Paul Cedar
     
 

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What do compassionate leaders with years of experience have to say to leaders of today? What does Christ's example show us about leadership? What are the perils and pitfalls that can ensnare young Christian leaders? In "Compassionate Leadership" Ted Engstrom and Paul Cedar bring their considerable experience to bear on the issues facing young leaders of today.

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What do compassionate leaders with years of experience have to say to leaders of today? What does Christ's example show us about leadership? What are the perils and pitfalls that can ensnare young Christian leaders? In "Compassionate Leadership" Ted Engstrom and Paul Cedar bring their considerable experience to bear on the issues facing young leaders of today. Instead of discussing power, management and organization, their advice involves being generous, believing in people and helping to meet needs, encouarging friends, getting excited about the good things that happen to others and helping others in their walk with the Lord. Jesus told us that to become great, we must be compassionate servants. Here's how.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830741892
Publisher:
Gospel Light Publications
Publication date:
04/12/2006
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)

Meet the Author


DR. TED W. ENGSTROM is president emeritus of World Vision and a prolific author and editor, with more than 50 books and hundreds of articles to his name. He is the author of the best-selling The Making of a Christian Leader and coauthor of the best-selling Managing Your Time. Prior to his term as president and chief executive officer of World Vision, Engstrom was president of Youth for Christ International and served as interim president of Azusa Pacific University. Dr. Engstrom is a member of the boards of African Enterprise, Azusa Pacific University, Focus on the Family, and several other evangelical ministries. The recipient of six honorary doctorates, Engstrom is considered one of the most influential leaders in American religion and social service.

PAUL CEDAR serves as the chairman/CEO of the Mission America Coalition, a partnership of hundreds of Christian leaders, denominations, ministries and local churches collaborating to pray for every man, woman, young person and child in America and appropriately share the gospel of Jesus Christ with them. Dr. Cedar served as president of the Evangelical Free Churches of America and as chair of the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization.

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