Impact Stories

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Boris Joaquin: Taking Jesus to the Corporate World

Looking back, Boris Joaquin (National Representative, Philippines) recalls laughing at the idea of bringing Lead Like Jesus into the corporate world. Though he had experienced great success presenting to churches and other ministries, he wondered how it would be received on the secular stage. 

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Olusola Paul: A fire rekindled through Ignite

In May, Olusola Paul (Ila-Orogun, Nigeria) attended a Lead Like Jesus Ignite conference. Ignite is a leadership development course for teens that focuses on character and integrity, helping young men and women to become powerful and positive influencers of those around them by following the model of Jesus.

“It really had an indelible impact on me,” he says.

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Jamie Layne: Leadership Makeover for California Salon

With two salons in southern California and 19 employees whom she calls her “girls,” Jamie Layne says that attending a San Diego Lead Like Jesus Encounter was incredibly timely as she was dealing with challenging staff issues.

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Otis McAllister: Grace for a murderer

His foot was on the gas pedal, but God told him to stop. Returning to his hometown presented Otis McAllister with an unthinkable meeting: standing face-to-face with the man who had murdered his brother fourteen years prior. “The last time he had seen me, I vowed to kill him.” 

 

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Steve Cartin: Leadership Word-of-Mouth

Steve Cartin knows more about dentistry than most pastors.

A dental practice management consultant, Steve is sought after by dentists for advice on leadership, among other  things. And as a faithful follower of the greatest Leader, he has sure wisdom to share.

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Dibeta Uganda

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The ripple effect: Dibeta Oyera

A single mother, Dibeta has always been passionate about her ministry with widows and orphans. She is a farmer and has been a widow for a quarter of a century. But first and foremost, she identifies herself as a servant of God. Learning to follow the leadership model of Jesus has advanced her ministry — and her personal faith — significantly.

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A Promise Made in Prison

A Kenyan police officer found himself on the wrong side of prison bars in 2010, arrested for a murder he didn’t commit three years prior. But instead of turning toward bitterness, Kainga used some of the most difficult years of his life to do the unthinkable – learning how to lead like Jesus.

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Jesus Goes to Jail

Dick Kunnert and Ruth Fairchild make an impact in the lives of inmates at Winnebago Country Jail through their partnership with Lead Like Jesus

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All Eyes on the Chief

Shocking every attendee in the room, the Paramount Chief bent down on that hot afternoon in Ghana, prepared to do the unthinkable. 

 

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Left in the Dust

"On the day I arrived, I witnessed a boy being abandoned at the orphanage. Everything I had ever learned about ministry was stripped away, and all I could do was sit with this kid in the dust. I had never felt so used by God.”

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