Spiritually Vital Leader

Pastor to Pastor Conversations

HB London, Dallas Willard and John Ortberg offer godly counsel to help ministry leaders face the challenges of maintaining a healthy spiritual life. Their advice is of great value for people in all walks of life. We are grateful to our friends at the Christian Communication Network for sharing these recordings from their Pastor to Pastor leadership series.

Recorded January 19, 2006.

Resources

2: The Spiritually Vital Leader Part 2

London leads a round table discussion with Dallas Willard and John Ortberg answering audience questions about the challenges ministry leaders face.

Spiritually Vital Leader Part 1

H.B. London hosts a conversation with Dallas Willard and John Ortberg, discussing the challenges ministry leaders face. 

Topics:

  • What spiritual formation is 
  • Ways pastors (and all of us) can maintain a healthy relationship to God
  • How we should define "success" in ministry
  • The person you're becoming
  • Things we cannot expect church ministry to do for us 

The Spiritually Vital Leader Part 2

H.B. London leads a round table discussion with Dallas Willard and John Ortberg answering audience questions about the challenges ministry leaders face.

Topics:

  • How to identify "success" in ministry
  • What "spiritual vitality" means
  • Scripture memorization
  • The roles of our minds and our bodies in spiritual formation
  • How to go away for a time of solitude
  • How to use our time
  • How to deal with anger, conflict and greed