From Ferguson and Shaw’s book, “Golden Rule Leadership”. If you are thinking about taking the One Year Challenge, one of the goals on your mind may be to make an impact for the Kingdom. And the question that naturally follows is, “How?”
This book is great for the aspiring leader of men and women’s hearts. Applying principles from Jesus’ example and teaching to our leadership today.
Pouring our lives into people as we bring them to Chris is one of life’s most fulfilling tasks, replete with rejoicing. Watching them fall away brings us to the other end of the emotional scale. Building wisely is one of the greatest needs in set before us. If we build unwisely, according to Paul, what we build will not survive. A number of different words might be employed to describe wise building, but “balance” is one of the best…
The key leadership consideration in winning others to Christ is in seeing the difference between “getting baptisms” and making disciples. At one end of the spectrum is the call to win as many as possible (1 Corinthians 9:19), and at the other end is Jesus’ charge to make disciples (Matthew 28:19).