Spirit Driven Leader

Spirit Driven Leadership was established to provide leadership training with the theme “hearts touching hearts.” We offered this without cost to a world-wide audience. Soon it was evident that there was also a need for other types of literature developed by our authors to be made available to that same audience. So, currently we provide learning material to adults (ages 13 to 113) who want to be inspired to live a wonderful life and also to develop themselves for leadership roles.

Dudley The Dandelion

Dudley The DandelionStory by Meg Wilson Illustration by Faith Burton

Story by Meg Wilson Illustration by Faith Burton

This moment was a picture of what a sparkling spring day should be in the garden. "Buzz." "Buzz." "Buzz." Bees busily bounced from flower to flower dotting the peaceful calm.


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What is Leadership? Video Project

What is Leadership Project

Phillip Blacconiere

The question: What is Leadership? What does leadership mean to you? One question asked multiple ways. We went around US Digital Outreach and asked members and leaders of Non-Profits that very question. These are the answers they gave us. US Digital Outreach

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The Gift of HopeThe Gift of HopeBy JoAnne E Billison

By JoAnne E Billison and Tommy Billison

The following story is an imaginative tale taken from the Bible account of Christ's birth. The story is fictional and does not include any actual expository study of the scriptures. The purpose is to stimulate deeper thought and appreciation into the mighty gift of Hope given us through the birth of Christ.

Mary took a deep breath and looked intently toward the sky. "Joseph", she cried "look at all those stars"!

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Ice SkatingIce Skating by Janet McCarthy

By Janet McCarthy

I have a secret to share with you. I hate ice skating.

It all starts with those scary, ill-fitting boots that have razor thin, hideous blades attached to the bottom. Putting them on is no big deal, but I don't get how on earth I'm expected to walk in these torture devices to the ice that I am then supposed to gracefully glide on as if I'm straight out of a Norman Rockwell portrait.

But I summon up the necessary courage and begin my way to the ice. .

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Wish Upon a Star

Meet the Puppens

Friends Puppet Company

Hey, look at that. The first star in the sky. Hey, that means I can make a wish and get whatever I want. All right. I wish I might, I wish I may, have this wish I wish today. Uh...I wish for all the junk food I can eat... Okay, where is it? Come on, star! We have a deal here. Now listen, star! Gimme my junk food or I'll take you to court! I demand what is...

Yes, folks, this is Flash, the roving reporter, here at the scene of what is obviously a civil disturbance. Sir, what is the problem here?

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God's Love Gifts

God's Love Gifts by Jon Drury

By Jon Drury

I have been created far inferior to others. The thought came as a shock in high school.

The implication rocked me. God loves me less than others.

My school idolized sports stars and leaders. I developed slowly, performed poorly in classes, and stumbled around the sports field. I did not know why God loved me less but concluded He did. When I evaluated my gifts, abilities, and achievements against those of others, I came up short.

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ChoiceChoice a Poem by Kyle Burton

By Kyle Burton

Caught in between war and peace, as I walk the wire of self preservation holding onto gravity with everything in me

On one side rebellion rages like a storm, on the other obedience whispers softly like a gentle breeze calling to set me free

I am breaking to pieces as the walls of my past close in all around, my feet have only this sacred ground to call home

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My Fathers ApprovalMy Fathers Approval by Edward Keebler

By Edward Keebler

Dad sat watching in the stands as my second home run of the game sailed past the left field fence. Our team had just defeated the former Little League champions, and it was my hit that provided the margin of victory. I rounded third base and glanced up, hoping to capture a glimpse of him among the ecstatic crowd that pressed against the fence. My peek into the throng of onlookers lasted only a moment in real time but became a memory that replayed in slow motion i....

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First BreathFirst Breath a Poem by Ken Proctor

By Ken Proctor

He drew His first breath in a stable where, for generations, men had shut away the sheep, the goats, the donkeys and oxen... perhaps for centuries. And in that breath the dust of mud walls and dung floors, of sun dried hay and sun baked bricks, carried the history of his family, his tribe and his people.

His first breath was strong with the scent of the land: laced with the musky sweat of the beasts, the fetid dung, musty hay... the coppery, rusty ...

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Spirit Driven Steps

Spirit Driven Steps by Ken Proctor

By Ken Proctor

Bill Hybels, pastor of Willow Creek Community Church, south Barrington, Illinois, jumps right into his subject… being sensitive to Spirit lead opportunities in our everyday lives, moments where our paths cross the paths of acquaintances or strangers and the Spirit gives us a nudge that says, "This one. Speak to this one. Listen. Get to know this one."

Too often, according to Bill, we are wrapped up in what he calls …

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The Spirit Driven Church
Igesia Dirigda Por El Espiritu

The Spirit Driven Church Igesia Dirigda Por El Espiritu

Book By
Timothy Robnett & Allen Quist

Spirit Driven Leadership has brokered a deal with the book's authors as well as the publishers to bring you the original edition without cost.

Liderazgo impulsado por espíritu ha intermediado en un acuerdo con los autores del libro, así como los editores para traerle la edición original sin costo.

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Funny Bike Story

Funny Bike Story by Edward Keebler

By Edward Keebler

After a grueling 50-mile bike ride in record heat along the coast of San Diego, California. My hair is matted to my head, I'm sunburn, dirty and exhausted but it was a grand adventure and I got a good story from the experience.

I had just become acclimated to the fact that I was middle-aged when almost out of nowhere I began to receive unsolicited correspondence from AARP and other organizations that cater to senior citizens. Senior citizen?

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Definition of Leadership:

Giving your heart to others by listening to their heart


When you grow a leader who values people you help the whole world

Spirit Driven Poetry
DoormatThe LintelStage Fright MessengerHold His HandWho is to Blame?Torrance The Tiny TortiousGraceArmy of ONECatch MePrayer of PeaceFor Freedom The Prophet And The BeggarChrist PoemA Place Called HomeChoiceif i ever loose my way againFirst BreathBequestEarnestly, Tenderly

Spirit Driven Leadership Stories
Wading through the weedsThe Gift of HopeLeft in the DarkYoung Jealousy | An 'Odd Couple'The HaiMy Father's ApprovalYour Love Never FailsLost on the TrailCan a Frog Love?The AssignmentThe Carpenter's SonCome OnLAZARUS
God's Love GiftsDanielleFunny Bike Story

Scholarly Articles for Spirit Driven Leadership
Enduring Values for Leadership DevelopmentLeadership for the Next GenertationLeading with a Creative and Innovative DesignThe Pig Pen PrincipleDesigning for the UnknownStrategic Thinking – Seeing the Unexpected ComingModel for an Emerging World - Systemic Organizational DesignThe God-Equipped Magnificent ObsessionLeadership Succession from Matthew's GospelGod. Whose Very Name is JealousIce SkatingDivine Empowerment of LeadersRegency Leadership TheoryJesus' Divine DesignChristian Model of Foresight