How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 16 Poor leaders lead followers, Great leaders lead leaders

Unless you are a leader of leaders you are not great. You are not the best. You might be smart, might be capable, might be charismatic, might be charming. However, if you are not leading leaders you are not reaching your potential. Your greatest calling is to raise other people to become leaders. I willContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 16 Poor leaders lead followers, Great leaders lead leaders”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 15 Running Leaders Meetings

I meet my pastor’s every week, on Zoom as we live so far away from each other. I have a loose structure for these meetings. These meetings often last two hours or more because we are also fellowshipping, joking, learning about each other, finding out we often face the same problems. If you make sureContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 15 Running Leaders Meetings”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 14 Check Up!

How often should you check up on people who you have given leadership positions or roles too? It depends! On… When I check up on people I will start by asking how they feel about the job they are doing, I also tell them how I feel about them doing it. Then we look atContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 14 Check Up!”

Basic Doctrine 01: The Doctrine of Repentance

Doctrine is vital to a healthy Christian life, it is similar to the skeleton of a human body, providing shape and strength to your faith.  There are several doctrines which are more important than others, and we have to know what the Bible teaches on these things, and build on these things as a foundation.Continue reading “Basic Doctrine 01: The Doctrine of Repentance”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 13 The Holy Trinity of Delegated Leadership

If you give someone a position of leadership, they have what is called delegated leadership. They should have some latitude and you should definitely give them space to be themselves and be creative, but if you gave them the position and platform (and in some cases pay their salary) then their leadership is delegated andContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 13 The Holy Trinity of Delegated Leadership”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 12 Let them Do Things!

People cannot get better at doing things without doing them. You cannot learn to drive a car by reading a book. People forget a lot of what you tell them but when they are doing things they remember. John Maxwell has a 5 M process to letting people do things, which I think is awesomeContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 12 Let them Do Things!”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 11 Relate to People and Expect Commitment

You cannot make someone a better leader if you do not relate to people. You need to see people outside of a workplace setting, you need to let people be in a place where their guard is down. You need a relationship strong enough with someone where they can stop pretending. Do not assume becauseContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 11 Relate to People and Expect Commitment”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 10 Share Your Dream

You are a leader, therefore you have a dream. You have a great big dream driving you forward. Now is not the time of your life to keep that secret, and the people you are raising up in leadership are not the people to keep in the dark. Dreams are fuel to the heart ofContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 10 Share Your Dream”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 09 How To Pick a Leader

Is this person compatible with you? I mean it, someone might have great character and great capability, but if they are incompatible with you then you will not be able to help them develop as a leader. Someone might have the character to be a great elder, the capability to be a great elder, butContinue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 09 How To Pick a Leader”

How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 08 Ask the Right Questions

It’s so important we ask our upcoming leaders good questions and make them think. Also if you don’t know the people you are raising up, how can you know how to help them best? You could be teaching people things they already know or don’t need to know. * What are you designed to do?Continue reading “How to Make Someone Else a Better Leader 08 Ask the Right Questions”