Leadership

1 – Lessons from Japanese Leaders

June 29, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]L[/dropcap]eaders have vision. With the recent death of Apple business leader Steve Jobs, many have talked about his visionary leadership. Talk to anyone about leadership today and one important topic that arises is leadership vision. […]

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2 – Lessons from Japanese leaders

June 28, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n this series of articles I have been highlighting characteristics I discovered during my doctoral research of Japanese leaders who are reproducing churches. The first article revealed that there are many reproducing churches in Japan. The […]

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3 – Lessons from Japanese leaders

June 27, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f someone asked you to describe the local church, how would you respond? Would you describe a building, a group of people, or leaders? For church leaders it is vital to be clear about our […]

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4 – Lessons from Japanese leaders

June 27, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]ield research has identified six key characteristics of leadership that contribute to reproducing churches in Japan (see Fall 2011 issue for the background to this research). Over the last several articles we have seen how […]

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5 – Lessons from Japanese Leaders

June 26, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hat makes great Japanese church leaders tick? When I discovered several churches reproducing in Japan, I wanted to know about their leadership. Through careful research I uncovered a cluster of six related characteristics of leaders […]

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6 – Lessons from Japanese leaders

June 25, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or a leader to reproduce a church at least three times, what does it take? Over the last several articles we’ve examined five key characteristics of leadership that contribute to reproducing churches in Japan (see […]

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Wrap-up – Lessons from Japanese leaders

June 24, 2014 John Mehn 0

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]magine, 6 churches starting 62 churches! This is what is happening in Japan. Why do some churches reproduce and others do not? In the previous six articles we have looked at six characteristics of Japanese […]