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Handling Conflict


If you are a leader who are involved in ministry then you will have to deal with conflict at some point the reason for this is that you are managing and interacting with human beings. It was no different for Jesus and He on many occasions during His ministry had to resolve issues even within His own team.

As a leader, to be successful there is no perfect solution or model but here are some points to consider which should be of help to you:-


1. Cultivate your relationship with God

2. No one is a perfect leader

3. You must be open and willing to grow

4. Be an adult, put away childish things

5. Learn from your failures

6. Develop your communication skills

7. Do not become a legend in your own mind

8. Do not be hard on yourself

9. Ensure you get advice and training from a trusted source

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