The Pastoral Leadership
Core values explain who you are. In times of crisis, what one really, deeply believes, becomes evident. If led by the Spirit of God these godly values will guide the leader through any challenging times. As a pastoral leader knowing “Who you are and to Whom you belong,” is essential for success.INSTRUCTIONSWrite an essay reflecting on the significance of the pastoral leadership and the church’s membership discovering their core values as they develop a strategic plan. Items to include are outlined as follows:1. Length of assignment must be a minimum of 2,350 words. There is no maximum word count.2. Paper must include three (3) separate headings: Introduction, Content, and Conclusion.3. Paper must include a title page, content page, footnotes, and bibliography.4. Format of assignment (Turabian).5. Number of citations: Six (6) scholarly sources in addition to the course textbooks cited and biblical integrations.Note: Your assignment will be checked for originality via the Turnitin plagiarism tool.REQUIRED TEXTBOOK TO BE READ AND REFLECTED UPON IS:1. Perman, Matthew. What’s Best Next: How the Gospel Transforms the Way You Get Things Done. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2014. ISBN: 978-0-310-53398-6. (Read chapters 1 – 10 ) Pay attention to this Required Textbook please. It is the Main Textbook.2. Blackaby, Henry, and Richard Blackaby. Spiritual Leadership: Moving People on to God’s Agenda. Revised and expanded ed. Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 2011. ISBN: 978-1-4336-6918-7. (read chapters 6 and 12)3. Malphurs, Aubrey. Advanced Strategic Planning: A 21st Century Model for Church and Ministry Leaders. 3rd ed. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2013. ISBN: 978-0-801-01455-0. (Read Chapters 6- 7 )4. Pick 3 more Additional Textbooks on your own, Relevant to the Paper textbooks to be used and referenced. It must be relevant and Doctoral level5. Make sure that you have access to the Required textbooks above before you request to do the paper, and the 2 additional in item 2 and 3 above.Thanks.6. Please make sure that you use the attached Title Page for the paper.