Dr. Jack Hayford
Jack Hayford discusses the qualities of a good leader, emphasizing integrity of heart. He uses examples from the stories of Abimelech and David to highlight the importance of walking in understanding and obedience. The course also stresses the significance of the spirit of forgiveness for leaders, urging them to release others as they have been forgiven. Failure to embrace forgiveness leads to self-inflicted penalties and hinders ministry and relationships. Overall, integrity and forgiveness play crucial roles in successful leadership.
What You’ll Learn
- What makes a good leader
- The Law of First Usage
- What integrity of the heart means
- What it means to be whole
- The importance of obedience in leadership
- The importance of forgiveness to a leader
1. Integrity of Heart
This session emphasizes the importance of integrity in leadership. It explores the foundational principle, a dynamic word study on integrity, obedience to principle, and the consequences of disobedience. Maintaining integrity leads to success and blessings in leadership.
2. A Forgiving Spirit
The session emphasizes the importance of integrity of heart in leaders, specifically focusing on the spirit of forgiveness. It explores the story of the unforgiving servant in Matthew 18:21-35, highlighting the significance of releasing others as we have been forgiven. Failure to embrace forgiveness leads to self-inflicted penalties and hinders ministry. Leaders are urged to show compassion and forgiveness to others as God has shown to them.
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About the Instructor
Dr. Jack Hayford
Jack Williams Hayford was the former senior pastor of The Church on the Way in Van Nuys, California, and was the fourth President of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel. He was the founder and Chancellor Emeritus of The King’s University (formerly The King’s College and Seminary). He was a prolific author and songwriter, with over 600 hymns. He was the composer of the famous 1978 anthem “Majesty.” He has been awarded a Doctor of Divinity from both L.I.F.E. and Oral Roberts University, and a Doctor of Literature from California Graduate School of Theology.
He went to be with the Lord on January 8, 2023, at the age of 88.