I was asked today to explain a bit more about our approach to “collective” or plural leadership. Here are five things I highlighted about why plural leadership is good when it works well (Disclaimer: we don’t always get it right and so it does not always work well!) Continue reading
In his book “Sojourners and Strangers” Gregg Allison argues that before we describe The Church “functionally” (what it is there to do), we need to describe it “ontologically” (what it is).
1. How we would describe what the church is?”
2. How this might affect our approach to church life? Continue reading
I believe that
– Church leadership should be plural
– Ephesians 5 calls all of us to submit to one another
-Neither of these points undermine the responsibility that there is to lead in church Continue reading