Power For Gods Sake
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About "Power For Gods Sake"
This expose of power abuse in the church draws on a survey of mainline Protestant denominations. Turning to the kind of 'power model' Jesus gives the would-be church leader, the author explores how power can be handled positively when it is surrendered for God's sake in the service of others. 194 pages, from Paternoster
Meet the Author
Paul Beasley-Murray is currently senior minister of Central Baptist Church, Chelmsford, Essex, a traditional and declining town-centre church transformed into a strong, vibrant and growing fellowship., he is also Chairman of Ministry Today. After gaining a PhD in New Testament under F. F. Bruce, he taught in Congo National University, and then was Pastor of Altrincham Baptist Church before becoming Principal of Spurgeon's College, London. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including The Message of the Resurrection, A Call to Excellence: An Essential Guide to Christian Leadership (IVP), Power For God's Sake? Power & Abuse In The Local Church (Paternoster) and Transform Your Church!