BIBLICAL LEADERSHIP CHARACTER OF GOD

  • Edwin Melky Lumingkewas Faculty of Philosophy, Klabat University, Indonesia

Abstract

Spiritual leadership has become a growing interest among Christians. Among leadership in the Seventh-day Adventist Church, It is important to have a basic perspective of Christian leadership based on leadership principles from God as found in the Bible. The Bible indicates that God is leader. Although Bible is absent of trinity word, the description of the triune God is clear. In this trinity relationship, the nature of divine leadership is implied. As God the Father sent Jesus Christ, then Jesus sent the Holy Spirit in the salvation context, the concept of leadership is there. God leading the nation of Israel also provides additional information about the nature of God's leadership. Then, God's act of organizing, executing, and evaluating the creation of this world's represents a part of the biblical leadership process. Furthermore, spiritual leadership traits such as: Loving, humble, and care are shown by God.


Keywords:  Leadership, Character


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Published
2022-02-28
How to Cite
LUMINGKEWAS, Edwin Melky. BIBLICAL LEADERSHIP CHARACTER OF GOD. Klabat Theological Review, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 1, p. 72-86, feb. 2022. ISSN 2723-6137. Available at: <http://ejournal.unklab.ac.id/index.php/ktr/article/view/814>. Date accessed: 07 july 2022. doi: https://doi.org/10.31154/ktr.v3i1.814.72-86.