Monday
Nov262012

Church Leadership, New Listings, November 26-December 2, 2012

Church Leadership, New Listings, November 26-December 2, 6 Books Added to the Site

The following 7 books, covering 10 categories, are included in this week’s update. To get the regular updates, be sure and SUBSCRIBE to receive notice of additions as they occur.

Browse through these titles based on your needs and interests. Some are cross-listed for your convenience. Click the links to find more complete summaries for each book. Happy reading!

McKeown-Les-SynergistLes McKeown, The Synergist: How to Lead Your Team to Predictable Success.

Referenced in: Ministry Staff and Leadership Teams

 

 

 


Wiseman-MultipliersLiz Wiseman and Greg Mckeown, Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter.

Referenced in: Empowering Leadership

 

 


Ward-Personality-Style-at-WorkKate Ward, Personality Style at Work: The Secret to Working with (Almost) Anyone.

Referenced in: Strengths-Based Leadership

 

 

 


Patterson-InfluencerKerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler, Influencer: The Power to Change Anything.

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Cloud-Townsend-How-People-GrowHenry Cloud and John Townsend, How People Grow: What the Bible Reveals About Personal Growth.

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Sobel-Power-QuestionsAndrew Sobel and Jerold Panas, Power Questions: Build Relationships, Win New Business, and Influence Others.

Referenced in: Leading With Questions

 

 


Searcy-Connect-How-to-Double-Number-of-VolunteersNelson Searcy and Jennifer Dykes Henson, Connect: How to Double Your Number of Volunteers.

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Monday
Nov122012

Church Leadership, New Listings, November 5-11, 2012

Church Leadership, New Listings, November 5-11, 7 Books Added to the Site

The following books, covering 13 categories, are included in this week’s update. To get the regular updates, be sure and SUBSCRIBE to receive notice of additions as they occur.

Browse through these titles based on your needs and interests. Some are cross-listed for your convenience. Click the links to find more complete summaries for each book. Happy reading!

Benjamin-Ben-Conversation-TransformationBen Benjamin, Conversation Transformation: Recognize and Overcome the 6 Most Destructive Communication Patterns. McGraw-Hill, 2012.

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Covey-Stephen-Smart-TrustStephen M.R. Covey and Greg Link, Smart Trust: Creating Prosperity, Energy and Joy in a Low-Trust World. Free Press, 2012.

Referenced in: Empowering Leadership

 

 


Covey-Stephen-3rd-AlternativeStephen R. Covey, The 3rd Alternative: Solving Life’s Most Difficult Problems. Free Press, 2012.

Referenced in: Conflict Resolution and Management

 

 


Monarth-Harrison-Executive-PresenceHarrison Monarth, Executive Presence: The Art of Commanding Respect Like a CEO. McGraw-Hill, 2009.

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Piper-Finish-the-MissionJohn Piper and David Mathis, Finish the Mission: Bringing the Gospel to the Unreached and Unengaged. Crossway, 2012.

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Townsend-Leadership-Beyond-ReasonJohn Townsend, Leadership Beyond Reason: How Great Leaders Succeed by Harnessing the Power of Their Values, Feelings, and Intuition. Thomas Nelson, 2009.

Referenced in: Intuitive Leadership

 

 


Woolever-Bruce-Leadership-That-Fits-Your-ChurchCynthia Woolever and Deborah Bruce, Leadership That Fits Your Church: What Kind of Pastor for What Kind of Congregation. Chalice Press, 2012.

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Sunday
Nov042012

Church Leadership, New Listings, Oct 29-Nov 5, 2012

Church Leadership, New Listings, October 29 - November 5, 7 Books Added to the Site

The following books, covering 17 categories, are included in this week’s update. To get the regular updates, be sure and SUBSCRIBE to receive notice of additions as they occur.

Browse through these titles based on your needs and interests. Some are cross-listed for your convenience. Click the links to find more complete summaries for each book. Happy reading!

Barton-Pursuing-Gods-Will-TogetherRuth Haley Barton, Pursuing God’s Will Together: A Discernment Practice for Leadership Groups (Transforming Center Set). IVP Books, 2012.

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Beaumont-Susan-Inside-the-Large-CongregationSusan Beaumont, Inside the Large Congregation, Alban Institute, 2011.

Referenced in: Church Size Dynamics

 

 

 


Hansen-Art-of-PastoringDavid Hansen, The Art of Pastoring: Ministry Without All the Answers, Revised Edition. InterVarsity Press, 2012.

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Hastings-Ross-Missional-God-Missional-ChurchRoss Hastings, Missional God, Missional Church: Hope for Evangelizing the West. IVP Academic, 2012.

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Maxwell-The-15-Invaluable-Laws-of-GrowthJohn C. Maxwell, The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth: Live Them and Reach Your Potential. Center Street, 2012.

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Mcintosh-Hope-for-your-ChurchGary L. McIntosh, There’s Hope for Your Church: First Steps to Restoring Health and Growth. Baker Books, 2012.

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Pier-Consequential-LeadershipMac Pier, Consequential Leadership: 15 Leaders Fighting for Our Cities, Our Poor, Our Youth and Our Culture. IVP Books, 2012.

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Friday
Sep142012

New Listings, Church Leadership, September-October 2012

September-October Update - 33 Books Added to the Site!

The following books, covering 28 categories, are included in the September-October 2012 update. To get the regular updates, be sure and SUBSCRIBE to receive notice of additions as they occur.

Browse through these titles based on your needs and interests. Some are cross-listed for your convenience. Click the links to find more complete summaries for each book. Happy reading!

Burnout and Self-Care in Church Leaders

Change in the Church

Church Leadership, Foundations & Strategies

Conflict in Church

Counseling

Crisis in Congregations

Ecclesiology

Elders Meetings

Generations

Giving

Greeting, Church Welcome, Hospitality

Involvement (see Volunteers)


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Leadership Development through Spiritual Formation

Leadership, Organizational Culture, Organizational Health

Leadership - Strengths-Based

Ministry Teams - Staffing

Missional Church - Philosophy & Trends

Missional Church - Strategies, CONGREGATIONAL CULTURE

Missional Church - Strategies, CONVERGENT WITH ATTRACTIONAL

Missional Church - Strategies, ORGANIC CHURCH

Pastoral Search/Ministry Transitions

Social Ministry Foundations - ECONOMICS

Social Ministry Foundations - POLITICS

Social Ministry Foundations - THEOLOGY/PHILOSOPHY

Social Ministry STRATEGIES

Staff, Ministry Teams

Theology of Mission

Volunteers


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Thursday
May172012

New Listings, Church Leadership, Spring-Summer 2012

Spring-Summer 2012 Update - 70 Books Addded to the Site!

The following books, covering 26 categories, are included in the Spring 2012 update. Most updates will occur in much smaller proportions on a weekly basis so be sure to SUBSCRIBE to the weekly newsletter to keep up with additions as they occur.

Browse through these titles based on your needs and interests. Click the links to go to a more complete summaries for each book. Happy reading!

Featured Listings

 Traditional Church Renewal

Mark Wingfield, Staying Alive: Why the Conventional Wisdom About Traditional Churches Is Wrong - TCP Leadership Series (2012)

Referenced in: Traditional Church Renewal

 

 

Jim Collins and Morten Hansen, Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck - Why Some Thrive Despite Them All (2011)

Referenced in: Traditional Church Renewal, Visionary Leadership

 

 

 Missional Lifestyle, Discipleship

Ed Stetzer, Subversive Kingdom: Living as Agents of Gospel Transformation (2012)

Referenced in: Missional Lifestyle, Discipleship

 

 

 Leadership

Mike Bonnem, In Pursuit of Great AND Godly Leadership: Tapping the Wisdom of the World for the Kingdom of God (2012)

Referenced in: Leadership - Biblical and Spiritual Foundations

 

 

 Church Leadership Strategies

Jim Tomberlin and Warren Bird, and Craig Groeschel, Better Together: Making Church Mergers Work (Jossey-Bass Leadership Network Series) (2012)

Referenced in: Church Leadership Strategies - Mergers

 

 

 Generations

Christian Smith, Kari Christofferson, Hilary Davidson, and Patricial Snell Herzog, Lost in Transition: The Dark Side of Emerging Adulthood (2011)

Referenced in: Generations

 

 


Other New Listings

 

Administration

Bivocational Ministry

Change and Transition

Church Leadership and Renewal

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Conflict in Churches

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Counseling

Economics, Christian Perspectives

Ethics in Ministry

Evangelism

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Generations

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Giving and Financial Stewardship

Interim Ministry

Leadership Development, Communication Competence

Missional Communities

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Missional Leadership

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Missional Lifestyle, Discipleship, Spirituality

Missional - Theology of Mission

Pastoral Theology

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Politics, Christian Perspectives

Renewing the Ministry Call

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Size Dynamics, Size Transitions

Small Church Leadership

Social Ministry

Transitions in Ministry

Urban Ministry

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Recent Listings for Church Leaders

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  • Woolever-Bruce-Leadership-That-Fits-Your-Church
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  • Pier-Consequential-Leadership
  • Beaumont-Susan-Inside-the-Large-Congregation
  • Hansen-Art-of-Pastoring
  • Hastings-Ross-Missional-God-Missional-Church
  • Maxwell-The-15-Invaluable-Laws-of-Growth
  • Mcintosh-Hope-for-your-Church