Examples of Leadership in the Bible

Leadership in the Bible is one of the major themes that permeates the Great Book. 

Jesus is the ultimate example of leadership, but there are also so many other examples of what it means to be a great leader. As Christians we strive to be Servant Leaders above all else. Below are some scripture verses for inspiration. 

Related: What Would Jesus Do in Leadership? Lessons from the Bible

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Examples of Great Leadership in the Bible 

Proverbs 1:5 A wise man will hear and increase in learning, And a man of understanding will acquire wise counsel,

Hebrews 13:7 Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the result of their conduct, imitate their faith.

1 Timothy 4:12 Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.

1 Peter 5:3 nor yet as lording it over those allotted to your charge, but proving to be examples to the flock.

1 Thessalonians 5:12 But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give you instruction...

Isaiah 55:4 "Behold, I have made him a witness to the peoples, A leader and commander for the peoples.

1 Peter 5:2 Shepherd the flock of God among you, exercising oversight not under compulsion, but voluntarily, according to the will of God; and not for sordid gain, but with eagerness...

Learn To Be a Biblical Leader

The most successful and compassionate business owners and managers study how to be effective leaders. They are constantly learning and improving upon their leadership skills so they can inspire others and instill success in the world. 

If you are thinking about a career in business don't forget to make leadership and communication a part of your lifelong learning goals. You can start at Great Lakes Christian College with one of our many on-campus or online courses. 

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By Great Lakes Christian College | November 11th, 2019 |