Axiom 2: Leadership Seeks Counsel Not Consensus

Proverbs 15:22 says, “Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed.” There are two approaches to including others. One is beneficial and the other is detrimental to the task of leading. Seeking counsel means finding the best and brightest available, allowing them to speak freely from their years...

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Axiom 1: Leaders Lead

First, I probably need to explain what an axiom is. An axiom is defined as “a statement or proposition that is regarded as being established, accepted, or self-evidently true.” For us, these are foundational principles of what it means to be a leader at Crossroads Vineyard. This first axiom should be...

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