[[ EPUB ]] ✻ The Conviction to Lead Author R. Albert Mohler Jr. – Loufanet.info

The Conviction to Lead Also read back in 2013 Still the best book on leadership I have ever read It needs to be revisited every couple of years Here are the things I liked First, it is comprehensive, covering internal things, such as honesty, as well as external things such as managing and dealing with the media There is no topic associated with leadership that he doesn t touch on But it is important to note that while much applies to pastors, it was not written for pastors Second, he frequently encourages men Also read back in 2013 Still the best book on leadership I have ever read It needs to be revisited every couple of years Here are the things I liked First, it is comprehensive, covering internal things, such as honesty, as well as external things such as managing and dealing with the media There is no topic associated with leadership that he doesn t touch on But it is important to note that while much applies to pastors, it was not written for pastors Second, he frequently encourages men to make sure they are called to leadership Often he will say something like, if you cannot do x then don t lead Third, his chapter on power was great He does not say, Power is bad He states the obvious leadership is about power We are stewards of that power Fourth, the book is clear The chapters are a good length and well organized Sixth, he encourages leaders to lead So often in Christian circles men who try to lead are accused of pride He says that God put you there so le There are an innumerable number of books on the subject of leadership Everyone wants to be a leader and everyone is willing to tell you how to do it.So how is this book any different First off, it is written by Albert Mohler, who is one of the clearest and most insightful voices in all of Christendom If you aren t currently subscribed to his blog, you should be He is also the president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and is responsible for leading the institution back to its founding There are an innumerable number of books on the subject of leadership Everyone wants to be a leader and everyone is willing to tell you how to do it.So how is this book any different First off, it is written by Albert Mohler, who is one of the clearest and most insightful voices in all of Christendom If you aren t currently subscribed to his blog, you should be He is also the president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and is responsible for leading the institution back to its founding principals To make a long story short He is the epitome of the Christian Leader.So is this book is only for leaders or those who desire to be No There are nuggets of wisdom there in that will challenge or inspire everyone Besides, everyone leads something I was challenged most in the area of being a f This was a really fantastic book There were a few chapters which I had slight disagreements with or nitpicky thoughts about, but on the whole this book was well done, principled, and practical I wish I had read it years ago, though I see that it only came out 3 years ago Mohler makes a strong case for convictional leadership, and he is refreshingly forward thinking in many of the ways he sees contemporary application The chapter on management actually hit me the hardest, which should tell yo This was a really fantastic book There were a few chapters which I had slight disagreements with or nitpicky thoughts about, but on the whole this bo I have a confession to make I really don t like leadership books.Don t get me wrong I read books on leadership frequently, and I understand the value that good books on leadership add to my own ability to lead In many ways, leadership is a very pragmatic subject, and I ve greatly benefited from many of the ones I ve read I ve just never actually enjoyed one before.Until now.Mohler makes no effort to hide the fact that The Conviction to Lead is categorically different from the plethora of oth I have a confession to make I really don t like leadership books.Don t get me wrong I read books on leadership frequently, and I understand the value that good books on leadership add to my own ability to lead In many ways, leadership is a very pragmatic subject, and I ve greatly benefited from many of the ones I ve read I ve just never actually enjoyed one before.Until now.Mohler makes no effort to hide the fact that The Conviction to Lead is categorically different from the plethora of other leadership books that have flooded Christian and secular bookstores over the last few decades His first sentence lays it all on the line Let me warn you right up front my goal is to change the way you think about leadership I do not aim merely to add one voice to the co Maybe three stars is a bit overly critical, but I expected something better Mohler states at the outset that he wants to change how the reader thinks about leadership I don t think he accomplished that in me, but that is not to say his book isn t useful or wise The main theme is that leaders need to lead according to their convictions Mohler devotes a short chapter usually seven pages to each of 25 leadership principles Each bit of advice was fine, but there are I enjoyed this book from the moment I started reading, and never tired of it till I put it down Excellent and ambitious as its author Mohler begins, I want to fundamentally change the way leadership is understood and practiced 15 How By emphasizing the centrality of conviction to biblical leadership And who better to write on the topic Another fitting subtitle for this book would be, How to Be Like Al Mohler But that s okay, because many of us appreciate what Mohler has accomplishe I enjoyed this book from the moment I started reading, and never tired of it till I put it down Excellent and ambitious as its author Mohler begins, I want to fundamentally change the way leadership is understood and practiced 15 How By emphasizing the centrality of conviction to biblical leadership And who better to write on the topic Another fitting subtitle for this book would be, How to Be Like Al Mohler But that s okay, because many of us appreciate what Mohler has accomplished and are eager to learn from him I gues I m not one to read lots of leadership books as it s just not something that I m drawn to I did find this book helpful in many ways Mohler not only talked about what it looks like to be a leader but also had plenty of appl Change The Way You Think About LeadershipAt The Age Of Thirty Three, Dr Albert Mohler Became The Youngest President In The 153 Year History Of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary He Was The Driving Force Behind The School S Transformation Into A Thriving Institution With An International Reputation Characterized By A Passionate Conviction For Truth In The Process He Became One Of The Most Important And Prominent Christian Voices In Contemporary Culture.What Will It Take To Transform Your Leadership Effective Leaders Need Than Administrative Skills And Vision They Need To Be Able To Change The Hearts And Minds Of Those They Lead Leadership Like This Requires Passionate Beliefs That Can Stand Up To Pressure From Without And Within.Now For The First Time, Dr Mohler Reveals 25 Principles To Crystallize Your Convictions, Revolutionizing Your Thinking, Your Decision Making, Your Communication, And Ultimately Those You Lead. Great resource for any leader Mohler combines his experience in training the next generation of Christian leaders with the best of what you can find in other leadership genres The difference for Mohler, though, is leadership grounded in truth. Reallyof a 4.5 star book The 25 short chapters is an ideal format because it keeps everything concise The insights are strong The practical and visionary aspects are equally balanced and strong I really appreciated this book.


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