Leadership Growth Through Crisis

An Investigation of Leader Development During Tumultuous Circumstances

  • Bruce E. Winston

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Communicating Through Crisis

  3. Developing Leaders and Organizations Through Crisis

  4. Personal Crisis and Leadership Development

  5. Courageous Leadership Through Crisis

  6. Ethics and Morality in Crisis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. Bruce E. Winston
      Pages 209-212
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 213-217

About this book


This edited collection uses a biblical lens to explore how to lead effectively and grow in a crisis situation. The chapters examine topics such as communicating through crisis, developing organizations and leaders through crisis, personal crisis and leadership development, and ethics and morality in crisis. Case studies include David's response to Goliath's challenge, Joseph's leadership and management of Egypt, and the team leadership and resilience of Esther and Mordecai in navigating a possible Jewish genocide.This book makes a unique contribution to the crisis leadership literature by examining the topic from a Christian perspective and will foster future research into the role of spirituality in organizational crisis.


Christian leadership crisis management organizational crisis crisis leadership Leadership in crisis leadership principles from the bible workplace spirituality crisis communication ethical leadership leadership development

Editors and affiliations

  • Bruce E. Winston
    • 1
  1. 1.Regent UniversityVirginia BeachUSA

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