The Gifts of the Holy Spirit

Leading and Administering


the gifts of the Holy Spirit: leading and administering

Messages and Essays Related to Leading and Administering

Christian Ethics of Organization: The Church, Organizations, and Organizational Authority

Church Structure and Mission: Organizational Diversity, Relational Unity

A Defense of Parachurch Organization

Ephesians 4:11:  An Evaluation of the 'Five-Fold Ministry' and 'the Charismatic Restoration' 

The Church and Women in Leadership


Other Books and Articles Related to Leading and Administering

Liberating Structures (website)

Predictive Index (website)

K. Anders Ericsson, Michael J. Prietula, Edward T. Cokely, The Making of an Expert (Harvard Business Review, Jul-Aug 2007)

Brene Brown, The Power of Vulnerability (TED talk, Jun 2010)

Mike Breen, Why the Missional Movement Will Fail (blog, Sep 14, 2011)

Joshua Throneburg, Highrock College Message (video, 2012) why Highrock does not have college-specific groups and encourages students to be part of on-campus fellowships; see also Tim Keller, Parachurch Ministries Are Important (video, Sep 16, 2013)

Rabbi David Wolpe, The Limitations of Being "Spiritual But Not Religious" (Time op-ed, Mar 21, 2013)

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders? (Harvard Business Review, Aug 22, 2013)

J.R. Woodward, Top Ten Books on Church Planting (V3 Church Planting Movement, Jul 24, 2014)

Malcolm Gladwell, What Really Makes People Disruptive (Inc, Oct 7, 2014)

Harvard Business Review, Why Chief Human Resource Officers Make Great CEO's (Harvard Business Review, Dec 2014)

Nancy Dubuc, Mixing Doers, Thinkers, and Feelers (NY Times, Mar 19, 2015)

Gary Hamel, The 15 Diseases of Leadership According to Pope Francis (Harvard Business Review, Apr 14, 2015)

Dorothy Greco, Pastoring Your Church Through a Leader's Misconduct (Christianity Today, May 4, 2015)

Heidi Priebe, The Definition of Hell for Each Myers-Briggs Type (Thought Catalog, May 12, 2015)

Travis Bradberry, 9 Things That Make Employees Quit (Inc42, Jul 31, 2015)

Susan Storm, How Each MBTI Type Reacts to Stress (And How to Help) (Psychology Junkie, Aug 2, 2015)

Tim Catchim, Building Effective Teams with APEST (Tim Catchim, Aug 11, 2015)

Francesca Gino and Bradley Staats, Why Organizations Don't Learn (Harvard Business Review, Nov 2015) 

Ken Fong, Truer Words Were Never Spoken (Huffington Post, Dec 23, 2015)

Andre Walton, Resolving the Paradox of Group Creativity (Harvard Business School, Jan 25, 2016) and pdf copy

Joe Myers, Does Where You're From Affect Your Leadership Style? (World Economic Forum, Feb 5, 2016)

Jonathan Timm, The Plight of the Overworked Non-Profit Employee (The Atlantic, Aug 24, 2016)

Susan David, Building Emotional Agility (Harvard Business Review, Sep 22, 2016)

Greg Satell, What Successful Movements Have in Common (Harvard Business Review, Nov 30, 2016) 

David G. Smith and W. Brad Johnson, Men Can Improve How They Mentor Women. Here’s How. (Harvard Business Review, Dec 5, 2016)

Matt Apuzzo, What Will Mueller Do? The Answer Might Lie in a By-the-Book Past (NY Times, Aug 25, 2018) interesting commentary on leadership 


The Gifts of the Holy Spirit