Servant-Leader Insights, Part 3

Friday, November 13, 2009 Bryan Hudson 0 Comments

1 Corinthians 12:4 There are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. 5 There are differences of ministries, but the same Lord. 6 And there are diversities of activities, but it is the same God who works all in all.

Eph. 4:7, But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of Christ’s gift.

There are three types of people:
  1. Those who watch things happen: Passive
  2. Those who don’t know what’s happening: Pacified
  3. Those who make things happen : Proactive

Leaders generally fall into one of three categories which can change because of roles or assignments: (Source: Christian Equippers International, The Church Planters Handbook.)
  1. The catalyst who is a pioneer and ground breaker. Catalyst defined: Somebody or something that makes a change happen or brings about an event.
  2. The organizer who instills order and makes something work more efficiently.
  3. The maintainer who sees to the ongoing and improvement of whatever is begun by carrying out the necessary day to day functions.