The Call Of A Leader

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If you know you're called to be a leader, you better lead. If not, don't!

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The Call Of A Leader

  1. 1. The Call of a Leader How to know if you’re called to be a leader in the local church By Rev Bong Baylon Senior Pastor of RLCC
  2. 2. Romans 12:8 <ul><li>… if it is leadership, let him govern diligently… </li></ul>
  3. 3. Ephesians 4:16 <ul><li>From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Ephesians 4:16 <ul><li>From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work . </li></ul>
  5. 5. LEADER LEADERSHIP The Person The Act Who is a leader? What does a leader do?
  6. 6. LEADERSHIP The Act What does a leader do? Are you called to be a leader? Are you called to be a leader in the local church? LEADER The Person Who is a leader?
  7. 7. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>6 And you also are among those who are called to belong to Jesus Christ. </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>6 And you also are among those who are called to belong to Jesus Christ . </li></ul><ul><li>SALVATION CALLING </li></ul>
  9. 9. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>7 To all in Rome who are loved by God and called to be saints… </li></ul>
  10. 10. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>7 To all in Rome who are loved by God and called to be saints … </li></ul><ul><li>SANCTIFICATION CALLING </li></ul>
  11. 11. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>5 Through him and for his name's sake, we received grace and apostleship to call people from among all the Gentiles to the obedience that comes from faith. </li></ul>
  12. 12. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>5 Through him and for his name's sake, we received grace and apostleship to call people from among all the Gentiles to the obedience that comes from faith . </li></ul><ul><li>SITUATION IN LIFE CALLING </li></ul>
  13. 13. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>1 Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle and set apart for the gospel of God… </li></ul>
  14. 14. The Concept of “Calling” <ul><li>Romans 1:1-7 </li></ul><ul><li>1 Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle and set apart for the gospel of God… </li></ul><ul><li>SERVICE CALLING </li></ul>
  15. 15. Every person is called. But not everyone is called to serve as a leader in the local church.
  16. 16. “ Everyone is a leader?” <ul><li>Basic Definition of Leader: </li></ul><ul><li>“ Someone who influences” </li></ul><ul><li>Three categories of a Leader: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Informal Leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-formal leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Formal leader </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. “ Everyone is a leader!” <ul><li>Basic Definition of Leader: </li></ul><ul><li>“ Someone who influences” </li></ul><ul><li>Three categories of a Leader: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Informal Leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-formal leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Formal leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Leader in an organization” </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. 5 Levels of Organizational Leadership <ul><li>Level 1 – Able to influence individuals </li></ul><ul><li>Level 2 – Able to influence a group </li></ul><ul><li>Level 3 – Able to influence a function </li></ul><ul><li>Level 4 – Able to influence an organization </li></ul><ul><li>Level 5 – Able to influence a movement </li></ul>
  19. 19. How to know if you’re called FAITH GRACE AUTHORITY + + DESIRE ABILITY INFLUENCE 1 Timothy 3:1-13 1 Timothy 1:12-14 Special Calling General Calling Levels 1-3 Levels 4-5
  20. 20. 2 Corinthians 13:10 <ul><li>This is why I write these things when I am absent, that when I come I may not have to be harsh in my use of authority -- the authority the Lord gave me for building you up, not for tearing you down. </li></ul>
  21. 21. Distinguishing Factor General Calling Special Calling Humanly-mediated & confirmed authority Divinely-initiated & confirmed authority
  22. 22. Special Calling <ul><li>Special birth or growing up circumstances </li></ul><ul><li>Special experiences with God while growing up (visions, dreams, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>Special conversion experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Special manifestations of God’s presence, power and purpose (e.g. miracles) </li></ul><ul><li>Special communication abilities (word gifts) </li></ul><ul><li>Special task given by God </li></ul>
  23. 23. Group Discussion <ul><li>What is the most significant insight you’ve learned about the call of a leader? </li></ul><ul><li>Why is this significant to you? </li></ul><ul><li>How would assess yourself right now? Are you called to be a leader? In what sense? </li></ul><ul><li>What will you now do based on your realization regarding your calling? </li></ul>

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