If there was one word leaders need to understand for the success of the church, it would be develop.
The goal of teaching was to present every person mature in Christ. God gave gifts to various individuals for the purposing of helping the church develop, achieving unity and maturity in the faith.
Developing faith and relationship with God is the vital responsibility of leadership.
We must lead others to a greater love and understanding of His word.
We must assist Christians in using their God given abilities in His service.
We must encourage the expression of God’s grace toward others.
Leadership is about development. Let’s get started.