Creation: Human Beings and Leadership

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Part of the Christian Faith Perspectives in Leadership and Business book series (CFPLB)

Abstract

Ethical leadership is strengthened when we know that leadership itself is the mandate for human beings, are self-aware that human beings are influencers, and are cautious about centralized power. To be a human being is to be leading being, made for purposes of leadership in light of God’s activity of creating and ordering. Human beings are communal beings—men and women together reflect the image of God and bear the mission of God to extend Eden and must learn to lead in partnership even while exerting leadership over other persons to their benefit.

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  1. 1.Indiana Wesleyan UniversityMarionUSA

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