Spirit Driven Leader

To help you and others to grow as a Spirit driven leader in skills, knowledge, and heart, Spirit Driven Leadership will be offering you leadership training material without cost. Our approach will be two fold. We will provide this learning material to adults ages 13 to 113 or to organizations seeking to do leadership development. We will also provide this to parents wanting to develop their children into leaders. We are now offering The Spirit Driven Church free!

Torrance The Tiny Tortious a Poem by Emily Quist

Torrance The Tiny Tortious

By Emily Quist

I love my tiny tortious Torrance,

He tells me the best jokes,

He’s a good old bloke,

That tiny tortious Torrance, ...

My poem is about a turtle. I wrote it so people would feel happy.

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Doormat a Poem by Ken Proctor


By Ken

I... am Doormat.

I choose... to be Doormat.

Through complacency...okay, laziness...

I chose the easy path...

I choose the easy out.

I avoid responsibility, because responsibility is ...

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Anticipation by Heather Acquistapace

By Heather

Who knows what He is planning, but I am very excited for it. My wings tremble even now with anticipation!
If He is so pleased with what will take place, so thrilled and filled with eagerness, then I am as well. Whatever He is going to create, though weak and dull, it will be His treasure, for I have never seen Him so ...

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Tne Magi by Ken Proctor


By Ken

The pair had come late to the town. Two weeks they had walked, making poor progress on the crowded roads.

Their clothing, their hair, even the pores of their exposed skin, were encrusted with the fine dust kicked up by grumpy men, haggard wives, exhausted children, overburdened ...

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The Two Friends

The Two Friends by Rebecca Burton

By Rebecca

A story of two friends.

One day there were two friends.
They were really good friends. they were nice to each other. But one of the friends went on a trip for two weeks and left the other friend ...

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The Hai

By Z Sansoni

The Hai by Z Sansoni

Wow! What a weird morning!

There is a wispy, twirling fog. This is very strange indeed. It is hardly ever misty this high up on the mountain. Hmmm! This is Hai Mountain. It is the home of the Hai—a people. It is also the only place on earth where the Hai Berry can be grown. It is such a ...

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My Father's Approval

By Edward Keebler

My Father's Approval by Edward KeeblerDad 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 ...

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Enter the Dragon

Enter the Dragon By JoAnne BillisonBy JoAnne Billison

Life is full of dragons.

Some dragons are manageable while others prove to be formidable opponents. Learning to face our most formidable foes is a path that sets us free from worldly limitations and opens us up to endless possibilities.


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God's going Away Party

God's going Away Party by Heather Acquistapace

By Heather Acquistapace

“Come on, Gab!
We’re going to be late!”

“Coming! Coming, Michael!” Gabriel ran to his friend’s side and Michael shook his head with a smile.


“You forgot a present.” ...

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Lazarus by Ken Proctor


By Ken Proctor

So easy.

It was so easy. So smooth.

Dropping upward... like slipping from a limp grasp, from a lifeless hand, and falling... upward.
Escaping a tight restricting husk. Metamorphosis. Sweet release and complete relief.

Drifting upward. Ever upward ...

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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.

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An 'Odd Couple'

By Edward Keebler

An 'Odd Couple' By Edward KeeblerDuring the middle of the nineteenth century California experienced a vast influx of new residents, many of whom were driven by the desire to strike it rich by discovering a vast fortune in gold mineral deposits or the "black gold" of oil. Another "gold," considered ...

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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
The Lintel

Psalm of Ruth
Hold His Hand
Who is to Blame?

Spirit Driven Leadership Stories
Wading through the weeds | The Gift of Hope | Left in the Dark | Young Jealousy | An 'Odd Couple' | The Hai | MAGI | My Father's Approval | Your Love Never Fails | Can a Frog Love? | The Assignment | The Carpenter's Son | Come On | LAZARUS

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