11 Leadership Lessons from Martin Luther

This video teaching reflects on many of the wonderful ways that Luther was a great leader and can inspire and inform our own leadership.

Going Deeper:


Discussion Questions:

  1. What aspect of Luther’s leadership stands out to you the most?
  2. What aspect of Luther’s leadership would you like to incorporate in your own leadership? How will you implement this?

Leadership on the Other Side

This interview with veteran church leader Bill Easum by Enrichment Journal will give you many things to wrestle with, especially at the end when Bill reflects extensively on what the effective church leader should look like for the 21st century.

Going Deeper:

Discussion Questions:

  1. What was one thing that Bill shared that challenged your thinking?
  2. What is one practical change you could make to your ministry based on Bill’s thoughts on effective Christian leadership?

The Generous Christian Leader

This video teaching by Candy Maxwell, Lay Leadership Development Director for the Delaware-Maryland Synod, will grow your thinking about stewardship and leadership for you and those you lead.

​Discussion Questions:

  1. What was a new idea or concept that Candy shared that is helpful to you?
  2. What is one practice or activity that you could change based on Candy’s teaching?

Self Leadership

This excellent article by Bill Hybels will help you reflect on the most important type of leadership! (NOTE: Since recommending this article, painful revelations about Hybels’ leadership have come to light. Perhaps this makes the topic of “Self Leadership” even more vital!)

Discussion Questions:

  1. What is most challenging for you in the idea of self leadership?​​
  2. Which of the 11 questions the article asks applies to you the most?