Leadership Essentials

by ascendchurchco
15 Lessons


The leadership key

Firstly leadership is, and always will be, one of the most significant keys in the Kingdom of God. In simple terms, leadership is a key component to how the kingdom 

Organic Organisations

Organic Versus Organisation. 1 Cor 3:6 I planted the seed, Apollo watered it, but God has been making it grow. Paul uses the analogy of a tree because a tree 

Organic Life

1 Cor 11 and 12 Organic life is at the very heart of Biblical leadership. Consider this: there is nothing in Scripture that infers that Paul was ever a pastor, 

Servant Leadership

Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, serving as overseers—not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not greedy for money, but 


I’m still a big proponent of clear vision in churches. A clear vision leads to a unified effort, which results in ministry impact. A clear vision also provides great freedom 


Leadership is less about the words or actions of the leader and more about the character of the leader.   • Encourage others. (Romans 14:19) • Set an example with 

Becoming Large Capacity Leaders

Developing Large Capacity Leaders If you are going to raise large capacity leaders you need to be a large capacity leader yourself. We need large-capacity leaders around us, and we 

The Vision Part 1

This is the most essential, if not, the core heart of leadership. You need to have a deeper understanding of what you represent, who you are and what your part 

Vision Part 2: Covenant

The Church Covenant:Why do we make a covenant? A covenant is generally defined as “a written agreement or promise usually under seal between two or more parties especially for the 

The Call of God

Call- The Call of God The first essential requirement for leadership to make sure of, if you are going to pastor a church, is the call of God. It is 

The anointing

The Anointing In order to be effective leaders in a church we do need an anointing, but let us be clear about what that means. The anointing is not ‘goosebumps’. 

The Spirit of Honour

There is nothing as desperately needed as the spirit of honour The word honour comes from the word "kabad" which means weight, it is a measurement used to give any 

The Apostolic Prophetic Church

Now you are the body of Christ, and members individually. And God has appointed these in the church: first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of