LDR 630 Week 1 Benchmark Assignment, Servant Leadership and Christianity
LDR 630 Week 1 Benchmark: The role of a servant is important in both Christianity and Greenleaf’s illustrations. This is mainly guided by the kind of motivation and where it is derived from. In servant leadership as described by the two sources, talks of leadership as being derived from individuals’ sense that they are not better than the rest, they are one with the rest and as such they understand them (Smith, 2005). Jesus in the text talks of anyone who aspires to be the leader must first be a slave. He further talks about the Son of Man who came to serve and not be served. He brings Himself down as mortal, same level as man…………….