You have heard us say that one of the benefits of the new church plant is that it will cause a leadership vacuum. In other words there will be places of opportunity for some of you to take a step of faith and fill in areas that need leadership. That being said, all us want to lead well if given the opportunity. But sometimes we forget that leading others begins by leading ourselves. And the way we lead ourselves can ignite the ministry flame in others, or douse it. Here are a few important lessons to help us consider what that might look like.
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