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Lessons from Leith Anderson
By Dave Linde
Last month we were privileged to have Leith Anderson as our speaker at Pastors Teaching Conference. Leith’s thirty-plus years as lead pastor of Wooddale Church, his fruitful track record, and his present perspective as evangelical statesman and worldwide observer made him a rich source of wisdom. He shared a number of principles of ministry and leadership. Here are some that especially caught my attention.
Yesterday’s successes can be a major barrier to today’s innovation. What we have succeeded at in the past is what we will tend to keep doing. But that may not be meeting today’s need. Beware of refusing to change something that was successful in the past.