Leading on Empty: Refilling Your Tank and Renewing Your Passion

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Bethany House, Apr 1, 2010 - Religion - 224 pages
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Wayne Cordeiro found himself paralyzed by burnout. He had been in ministry for 30 years, and 10 years after founding what is now the largest church in Hawaii, he found himself depleted. Wayne took a season out of his growing ministry to recharge and refocus on the truly important. He was able to get back in touch with his life, get back in proper balance, and re-energize his spirit through Christ in a way that propelled him forward to greater levels of service. Wayne first gave this message at a recent Willow Creek Leadership Summit, where it was the highest-rated presentation by those in attendance.

Pulling no punches, Wayne talks about the walls leaders must break through and how to move on with integrity. Included are ways to care for oneself physically and emotionally as well as spiritually.

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I've always struggled with evaluating books that fall into the broad "self-help" or "leadership" categories. To be quite honest, I don't really like most books in this category. I feel guilty for ... Read full review

A Must Read For All Leaders!!!

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Leading on Empty: Refilling your tank and renewing your passion This book is a must read for anyone in leadership, especially those in ministry. Burnout happens when you keep pushing yourself and don ... Read full review


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Wayne Cordeiro is founder and senior pastor of New Hope Christian Fellowship in Honolulu, Hawaii, one of the nation's fastest growing churches. Wayne is an author, songwriter, and highly sought-after conference speaker around the world. His books include The Divine Mentor, Doing Church as a Team, and Attitudes That Attract Success. He is a church planter at heart and has helped to plant over 100 churches in the Pacific Rim. Wayne and his wife, Anna, have three children and live in Honolulu.

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