Weekend reads for leaders and preachers.

  1. Not Leadership Material? Good. The World Needs Followers. – “The qualities we’re looking for are not leadership skills, but excellence, passion and a desire to contribute beyond the self.” (The New York Times)
  2. 3 Elements That Need to Be in Every Funeral Sermon – Here are a few seasoned tips for an inescapable facet of ministry. (Southern Equip)
  3. Pivots Are For Leadership — Not Just Strategy – Fail fast. Fix fast. Learn fast. (Forbes)
  4. What is Biblical Preaching? Exegesis vs Exposition – Expository preaching builds on exegesis, but it must be far more than simply the oral presentation of the results of our exegetical study. (The Exchange)
  5. 6 Ways God Makes Us Weak Leaders – “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 (Chuck Lawless)
  6. 12 Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Leader – I maintain a steady intake of great podcast content. Here are 12 focused on leadership. (Inc.)

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