This book combines sound understanding with hard-earned experience. I highly recommend it to all who realise that leadership is God’s critical gift.
Canon Derek Hong
Vicar, Church of Our Saviour, Singapore
Appropriate leadership is critical to the future directions of the churches...leaders from all traditions will find this book stimulating and challenging.
Dr Peter Kaldor
Director, National Church Life Survey, Sydney NSW
A very insightful book... Lots of clues and practical suggestions about the sorts of skills needed in leading a local church.
Senior minister, St Hilary’s Anglican Church, Kew Vic
The Arrow Leadership Program Australia
I heartily recommend this powerful book covering every area vital for a healthy, growing church.
C3 Church, Oxford Falls NSW
The Empowered Church combines practical experience, leadership theory and biblical foundations in an easy-to-understand format for local church leaders.
Senior pastor, Gymea Baptist Church, Kirrawee NSW
This book will be a very useful resource to any church leader.
President, Southern Cross College, Chester Hill NSW
Dr Ian Jagelman is the Director of The Jagelman Institute, an organisation focussed on equipping leaders, enabling organisations and enriching believers. Formerly the Senior Pastor of Christian City Congregations (a church he planted and grew to a thousand plus members), he now heads a post-graduate studies program at Alphacrucis College, Sydney and travels to various countries on behalf of the Institute. He is recognised as a leading thinker on leadership issues who combine praxis, leadership theory, and the truth of Scripture. He is an Australian who has loved overseas for nine years and has been teaching in cross-cultural contexts for 40 years.