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Overview Offering a unique angle on what it takes to prepare transformational leaders for today's church, this volume addresses the different phases of leadership development and mentoring, as well as the characteristics of an effective leader.
Publishers Description Over the next five to ten years, it's predicted that more than 50,000 strategic ministry leadership positions are going to be filled. Who will these leaders be? And more importantly, who will prepare them for these positions? Mentoring Leaders offers a unique angle on what it takes to prepare transformational leaders for today's church. While addressing the different phases of leadership development and mentoring, as well as the characteristics of a dynamic and effective leader, Carson Pue focuses on the element of spiritual development. The invaluable insights and wisdom found in this book will give emerging leaders new strength to follow their calling as it helps them sharpen their vision, shape their values, and share their leadership adventures.
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Ingram Advance - 11/01/2005 page 107
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Studio: Baker Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.04" Width: 6.1" Height: 0.69" Weight: 0.98 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2005
Publisher Baker Publishing Group
ISBN 080109187X ISBN13 9780801091872
Availability 0 units.
More About Carson Pue & George Barna
Carson Pue is president of Arrow Leadership Ministries, an international ministry founded by Leighton Ford committed to mentoring church leaders. An ordained Baptist minister, he has had a varied career in business, the pastorate, and parachurch ministry. He was executive director for Chuck Swindoll's Insight for Living radio ministry and has spent over 36,000 hours with Christian leaders over the past ten years. He lives in Langley, British Columbia.
Reviews - What do customers think about Mentoring Leaders: Wisdom for Developing Character, Calling, and Competency?
First Class Analysis and Practical Advice Jun 23, 2006
This is a superb book that combines practical experience with meaningful reflection and solid academic research. It is a great guide to leadership and ought to become essential reading for all leaders and aspiring leaders.
Excellent Book Jun 23, 2006
This is a very helpful and practical book that addresses real issues from the perspective of someone who has years of experience in the field and solid academic training.
Carson Pue, Mentoring Nov 27, 2005
Drawing on years of experience as a mentor, mentee, and as head of Arrow Leadership's matching system for leadership mentoring, Carson has written a book choc-full of insight and advice for mentors and their mentees alike. Solidly grounded in the North American Evangelical community, the book is instructive and packed with personal insights gleaned over years of experience as a leader, father, husband, and son. Personal reflections from his son Jason, his wife, and others round out the presentation in an engaging fashion.