by: Ajith Fernando In spite of good intentions, too many Christian workers today Burn out, suffer moral lapses, or just get discouraged and quit. How can you avoid failing as a Christian leader? Ajith Fernando Believes that much ministry failure results from neglect of the basics of the faith. Too often today’s church is riveted on ministry Technique to the neglect of leadership lifestyle. In Fernando’s Own words:” Perhaps the greatest need in the training of leaders. Today is to provide guidelines to help them live as biblical men and women. In this book, Fernando identifies the foundational elements that allow you to be both effective and joyful in your service. He shows from Jesus’ own ministry that relating to the people you minister to, retreating from busyness to prayer, being affirmed and empowered by God, discipline younger leaders, and gaining strength from God’s Word must be at the heart of your ministry. Rich in Scripture and full of stories from Fernando’s own years of ministry, this book will help men and women commit themselves afresh to those vital basics of ministry that make for long-term service that is both fruitful and joyful.
ISBN : 1581344457
Pages : 258
Format : Paperback
Ajith Fernando has been the Director of Youth for Christ (YFC) in Sri Lanka since 1976 and, with his wife Nelum, has been active in the leadership and life of a local church for more than 20 years. In addition to his YFC responsibilities, he supervises team of a new Sinhala Language Bible, and preaches worldwide. He also has a regular ministry in Sri Lanka, which includes counseling and conduction seminar for pastor.