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Lead Stories Podcast is the flagship podcast of Lead Stories Media. Co hosts and executive producers Jo Saxton and Stephanie Williams O'Brien tell tales of leadership and life with the aim to encourage, equip and empower. 

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May 7, 2018

How did Jesus engage with and use the authority and power that He was given? In this episode, Jo and Steph highlight key passages in the Bible which show Jesus’ attitudes and practices of power.


Passages discussed: Philippians 2: 5-11

Matthew 4

John 13: 1-17

Luke 22: 24-27


3 temptations of Appetite, Approval and Ambition are explored further in ‘Multiplying Missional Leaders’ by Mike Breen.


Discussion questions:

1) Jesus’ main goal was to release His disciples. Have you ever struggled with releasing those under you? Why?

2) Which temptation of power do you struggle with most: appetite, ambition or approval?

3) What is the main goal of your leadership?


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