Justin A. Irving is Duke K. McCall Professor of Christian Leadership and chair of the Department of Leadership and Discipleship at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Mark Strauss

Mark L. Strauss is University Professor of New Testament at Bethel Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. He serves as Vice-Chair on the Committee for Bible Translation for the New International Version and as an associate editor for the NIV Study Bible. He was written several books and contributed to Biblical commentaries. His recent book is Four Portraits, One Jesus, 2nd Edition: A Survey of Jesus and the Gospels (Zondervan Academic, 2020), available on Amazon.

Leading Ideas Collaboration graphic

Justin Irving and Mark Strauss write that collaboration is an important factor contributing to effective leadership. Leading with humility, celebrating the contributions of others, and…