Leadership and “Mr. Holland’s Opus”

Our students in the class, Cultivating A Local Worship Ministry, watched the film Amazing Grace this week as a further study in worship history.

Feel free to join them in answering these questions:

“What was the dream of Mr. Holland according to the film?” (100 words minimum)

What elements threatened to pull him off track from that dream? (i.e. what impact did temptation, finances, home life with a disabled son, etc. have on his vision?) (100 words minimum)

What did he have to give up along the way, and what did he keep and finish, related to the dream? How did his dream change? (100 words minimum)

What principles related to godly spiritual leadership/vision, and the fulfillment of your dreams, can you draw from this movie? (100 words minimum)