A Great Keller Quote via Triple D

kinnon —  September 8, 2007 — 2 Comments

And while we are on the subject of leadership, Dr. Darryl Dash quotes Tim Keller,

Most churches make the mistake of selecting as leaders the confident, the competent, and the successful. But what you most need in a leader is someone who has been broken by the knowledge of his or her sin, and even greater knowledge of Jesus’ costly grace. The number one leaders in every church ought to be the people who repent the most fully without excuses, because you don’t need any now; the most easily without bitterness; the most publicly and the most joyfully. They know their standing isn’t based on their performance.

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A television editor, writer & director since 1978. A Christian since 1982. More than a little frustrated with the Church in the West since late in the last millennium.

2 responses to A Great Keller Quote via Triple D

  1. Ha, Like that will ever happen.

  2. We can only hope, Li…and pray!

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