A genuine leader is anyone who is willing to stand for change. They are advocates for all people, near and abroad. Genuine leaders seek the kind of change that transcends culture and time. He, or she, knows that time is an essence that should not be wasted on trivial things. Genuine leaders are not afraid to pray for God's will to be done. They are not ashamed to pray, both privately and publicly. Genuine leaders are spiritually connected to and with God, deliberately, on a regular basis.
To Be An Effectual Leader One Must Have A Prayer Life
Leaders should be concerned with what God thinks about a matter. As believers in Christ Jesus, our Lord, prayer should be a part of one's everyday life. "Pray continually (1 Thessalonians 5:17). Our prayers should be of thanksgiving, praise, and honor toward God for the sacrifice He made when He sent His Son, Jesus, to be crucified on the Cross for us. Leaders include all believers, as we have a duty to let our light shine for the Lord, no matter what. We are to be patient, diligent, and vigilant in prayer, because Satan will try and discourage us in order to keep us from praying. Satan does not want us to pray, because he knows that prayer changes things for the better. "Be clearheaded. Keep alert. Your accuser, the devil, is on the prowl like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour (1 Peter 5:8).
Continue in prayer in order to obtain the wisdom, power, understanding, and courage to make known, by way of preaching and teaching, the mystery of Christ; (that which was previously hidden, but now has been made fully known) the Cross and what it means. "In God’s wisdom, he determined that the world wouldn’t come to know him through its wisdom. Instead, God was pleased to save those who believe through the foolishness of preaching. Jews ask for signs, and Gr