Servant of all : status, ambition, and the way of Jesus / Craig C. Hill.Material type: TextPublisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2016Description: xiv, 203 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780802873620; 0802873626Subject(s): Service (Theology) | Ambition | Christian leadershipDDC classification: 232.9/04 LOC classification: BT738.4 | .H55 2016
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"Foreword by William H. Willimon"--Cover.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
The best of disinfectants -- It's only natural -- The example of Jesus -- The teaching of Jesus -- Slow of heart: the disciples -- Status quo Corinth -- Saints elsewhere -- Ambition -- Hierarchy -- In conclusion, where do we start?
There exists a deep tension between the biblical view of servant leaders and the status that Christian leaders today often desire and pursue. Many pastors and other church leaders, like it or not, struggle with ambition. In this book Craig Hill shows how the New Testament can help Christian leaders deal with this problem honestly and faithfully. - back of book.