It should go without saying, “Leaders are not owners” but sometimes a leader can project a sense of ownership. Regardless of one’s role, the part a steward-leader plays is more about relationships than a position he or she holds.
From all appearances Jesus was a prodigal. He is the Creator of all and the King of the universe. He was adored and worshipped by a multitude of angelic beings. He is not only Life, He is the source of life.
When was the last time you received a personal, handwritten letter? Your answer is an example, not only of how technology changes around us, but also how it changes us and our behavior—the way we do things.
We often think that the imperative, “Go!” means that we need to get on a vehicle, ship or plane, or even go on foot like those first disciples did, in order to reach all the nations. The world is, however, a very different place now.