Just 3 Questions about Leadership with Marcus Goodloe

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Have you ever wondered how someone becomes a great leader? In the Just 3 Questions about Leadership series, we’ve asked some of today’s top leaders three simple questions about leadership.

Marcus "Goodie" Goodloe is the Pastor at Mosaic South Bay in Los Angeles, CA. In this first video, he answers, “Who is the best leader you have ever sat under and why were they so good?”


In addition to his little league coach and a surrogate father, Marcus mentions two women as being prominent in teaching him about and modeling leadership: his mother and his wife. They served as a vivid example to him of someone who was willing to be selfless and sacrifice for others. Why is sacrifice such a key ingredient to effective leadership? How do you model sacrifice for the people you lead?
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In this next clip, Marcus answers the question, “What is the most important thing you do to develop leaders?”


Marcus talked about being authentic and vulnerable with the people you lead. Do you think it's possible to create an environment where everyone wins? Why or why not?
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One key here is knowing those you lead and actively listening to them. How well do you know your leadership staff? Are you aware of each of their passions? How can you strive to include them in your vision? Is that necessary or realistic? Why or why not?
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In this next video, Marcus answers the question, “What is the most important thing you do to develop yourself as a leader?”


One of the key things Marcus mentioned was being able to make adjustments as you go. How adept are you at change? What adjustments do you need to make right now in your leadership? How will you accomplish those?
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In this final "bonus" clip, Marcus answers the question, “What is the most important thing you do to strengthen your Christian faith on a daily basis?”



Marcus mentioned three (well, four) things he does to strengthen his daily walk with God:

  • make good decisions
  • be good soil (have good relationships)
  • treat needs of others as holy and have fun.

What do you think of this list? In which areas do you excel? In which areas can you improve, and how?
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No two people lead exactly the same way, but there are sound leadership principles that can help you become all the leader God has planned you to be. May God grant you wisdom and grace as you lead others in His service.