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Innovation’s Dirty Little Secret: Why Serial Innovators Succeed Where Others Fail

By: in: Books, Uncategorized on: November 20, 2013

by Larry Osborne Most books on innovation make it sound as if successful innovation is the end result of a carefully followed recipe. But…

Prodigal Christianity: 10 Signposts into the Missional Frontier

By: in: Books on: January 16, 2013

By David E. Fitch & Geoff Holsclaw An engaging and thoughtful book that guides readers into the frontiers of being a missional Christian. Prodigal…

Insourcing: Bringing Discipleship Back to the Local Church

By: in: Books on: November 5, 2012

By Randy Pope Too many of today's pastors and leaders mistakenly think that thriving programs, lively worship services, and relevant preaching are adequate for…

Just Lead!: A No Whining, No Complaining, No Nonsense Practical Guide for Women Leaders

Just Lead! provides practical leadership help for women to develop skills to lead themselves and others with the character, confidence and authenticity of a…

Missional Moves: 15 Tectonic Shifts that Transform Churches, Communities, and the World

By: in: Books on: August 8, 2012

The church was never designed to be a fortress for the righteous, but a flood of revolutionaries, bringing the Good News of the Kingdom…

Church Transfusion: Changing Your Church Organically – From the Inside Out

By: in: Books on: July 16, 2012

Challenges churches to transfuse themselves with the life-giving qualities and energy of the organic church movement. In Church Transfusion Neil Cole and Phil Helfer, co-founders of…

The Post-Black and Post-White Church: Becoming the Beloved Community in a Multi-Ethnic World

By: in: Books on: April 16, 2012

A blueprint for missional, multi-ethnic Christian community. Efrem Smith, an internationally recognized and innovative African-American leader, offers a workable plan for connecting theology, practical…

Love Without Walls: Learning to Be a Church in the World for the World

By: in: Uncategorized on: April 5, 2012

It's all around us: Poverty. Unemployment. Crime. Hopelessness. Anger. Disenchantment. Injustice. We want to respond. We want to do something.  We have good intentions,…

Contagious Generosity: Creating a Culture of Giving in Your Church

What does it look like when pastors cultivate a culture of generosity in the church by actively teaching and mentoring people in the spiritual…

It’s Personal: Surviving and Thriving on the Journey of Church Planting

By: in: Uncategorized on: February 9, 2012

It's Personal is about the personal side of planting a new church and the impact that launching a new ministry has on church planters…