An overseermust be above reproach. 1 Timothy 3:2
Scripture holds leaders and teachers of the Word to an incredibly high standard. And for good reason. Shepherding God's people into salvation and spiritual growth is an enormous responsibility. Even more now than ever, today's church needs leaders who faithfully proclaim the Word of God and equip believers to live it out. But great leaders need great role models.
Bestselling author John MacArthur has compiled, from the internationally renowned Shepherd's Conference, the best-ever messages for Christian leadersnow available in a single volume. Alongside MacArthur's candid, instructive writings you'll find the works of other proven ministry leaders, including John Piper, Steven Lawson, RC Sproul, Ligon Duncan, and Al Mohler.
Whether you're a pastor, elder, or leader in your church, or you desire to be more effective in your spiritual leadership, this book will help you learn how to . . .
- guide others with integrity and conviction
- deliver God's Word with passion and power
- accurately interpret and apply God's Word
When you accept the challenge to be a leader who follows God's standard both in ministry and personally, you will become better equipped to fulfill your calling to lead with excellence.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
John MacArthur is the pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California; president of The Master's University & Seminary; and featured teacher for the Grace to You media ministry, which reaches millions worldwide. John has also written many bestselling books, including The Gospel According to Jesus. He and his wife, Patricia, have 4 married children and 15 grandchildren.