Gary Waldron

Gary Waldron, PhD is the director of the Faith Leadership Initiative and has been involved in China service for 22 years. He may be contacted at

Book Reviews

Team Dysfunction

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni.  

Reviewed by Gary Waldron


Turning a Corner in Leader Development in China

Editor's Note: This editorial originally appeared in "Training Leaders for the Church in China" (CS Quarterly, 2007 Spring).

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Developing the Next Generation of Christian Leaders in China

The rapid growth of the church in China has created a critical need for church leaders. Traditional, western models of leadership development are inadequate to meet the need. The challenges to leadership development and suggested best practices are discussed in light of the changes in China and potential future ministries.

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The Marketization of China’s Education

Major shifts are ocurring in the Chinese education system. What are those changes and how are they affecting students and families?

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Toward a New Approach to Ministry in China

Are there effective ways the church in the West can help the Chinese church with leadership training needs?