Leadership in Higher Education: A Former Adventist University President Reflects on His Own Tenure-Part II

Bordes Henry Saturné, on behalf of the Journal of Applied Christian Leadership: Dr. Bietz, how did you become president of Southern Adventist University (SAU)? Gordon …

Leadership and Organizational Dynamics

Abstract: Research on organizational effectiveness highlights several key roles for successful leadership, including timely, clear communication; priorities shared within the context of a compelling vision; …

Transformation Leadership Development Through the Social Change Model

Abstract: Christians are not called to build bigger churches. Instead, we are called to be better at being human—in communion with God and one another, …

A Christian Woman Leads 300 Volunteers to Assist Refugees in Europe (2015-2018)

“We are facing a perfect storm of a refugee crisis and very little courage or leadership in facing it.” These are the words of William …

Followership and the Struggle to Lead

“Welcome, Prince,” said Aslan. “Do you feel yourself sufficient to take up the Kingship of Narnia?” “I—I don’t think I do, Sir,” said Caspian. “I …

The Heart Has Reasons That Reason Cannot Know: “The Nature Of Adventist Legalism And Implications For Pastors

Jennifer was a sincere Christian. She was actively involved in her church and did her best to follow God’s laws to the letter. Yet Jennifer …

Leadership Legacy: Chance or Choice? Stories and Ideas for Developing Your Own Legacy

By Robson M. Marinho Global Learning (2018) Paperback, 367 pages Reviewed by JAY L. BRAND Introduction and Overview If readers will allow a relevant metaphor, …

The Concise Leadership Textbook: Essential Knowledge and Skills for Developing Yourself as a Leader

By Daniel Pittino econcise (2022) Paperback, 163 pagesReviewed by OMAR OLIPHANT & JAY BRAND Daniel Pittino’s accessible, timely resource provides for interested readers succinct, fresh …

Rings of Fire: Walking in Faith Through a Volcanic Future

By Leonard Sweet & Mark Chironna NavPress (2019)Paperback, 262 pages Reviewed by ALBERT L. REYES Rings of Fire provides a vivid picture of the near …

The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations (7th Ed.)

By James M. Kouzes & Barry Z. Posner Jossey-Bass (2023)Hardcover, 416 pages Reviewed by SUNG KWON The leadership curriculum of The Leadership Challenge builds on the best …