Reviewing Leadership: A Christian Evaluation of Current Approaches

Reviewing Leadership: A Christian Evaluation of Current Approaches

by Robert J. Banks, Bernice M. Ledbetter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0801026903

ISBN-13: 9780801026904

Pub. Date: 06/01/2004

Publisher: Baker Publishing Group

This book offers an acute theological analysis of the influence and importance of leadership in our culture today. The authors begin by analyzing the current growing interest in leadership and examining its development within the church. Next, they consider the spiritual dimensions of leadership. Finally, they offer examples of exceptional Christian leadership and

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This book offers an acute theological analysis of the influence and importance of leadership in our culture today. The authors begin by analyzing the current growing interest in leadership and examining its development within the church. Next, they consider the spiritual dimensions of leadership. Finally, they offer examples of exceptional Christian leadership and discuss ways to nurture this type of leadership for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801026904
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Series:
Engaging Culture Series
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
644,951
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword9
Preface11
1.The Growing Interest in Leadership Today: Definitions, Causes, and Issues15
2.Biblical, Historical, and Contemporary Perspectives on Leadership35
3.The Emerging Spiritual and Religious Dimensions of Leadership57
4.Popular and More Substantial Faith-based Approaches to Leadership73
5.Practicing Leadership through Integrity, Faithfulness, and Service95
6.Christian Leadership in Action: Some Exemplary Case Studies113
Conclusion133
Notes137
Bibliography147
Index165

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