Many otherwise well-trained pastors are often unprepared for actual leadership in the local church. Effective leaders must know how to provide direction, and the key to a leader's direction is one's mission. This new work on a crucial ministry topic—mission—is addressed by a recognized leader in the field. In his practival step-by-step style. Malphurs presents a development for eah ministry, and its implementation through a Carefully refined ministry strategy.
As Malphurs explains, “The act of leadership is fundamentally the act of articulating first a ministry mission statement and then pursuing it.…Therefore, the purpose of this book is to help you as leaders develop and articulate a definitive, well thought-out mission statement for your ministry.”