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Revitalize - 9780801007507
Revitalize - 9780801007507

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Revitalize - 9780801007507

Revitalize - 9780801007507

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"I can't recall ever making this statement about a book: church leaders need this."--Thom S. Rainer, president and CEO, LifeWay Christian Resources Church health is measured by more than just numbers, but declining membership is often a key symptom of a church in crisis. Drawing on lessons he's learned in his own journey of leading church t...


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Winning On Purpose - 687495024
Winning On Purpose - 687495024

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Winning On Purpose - 687495024

Winning On Purpose - 687495024

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Description Winning on Purpose offers leaders a way to organize congregations for success by creating structures that enable church life and health. As a comprehensive and powerful application of the biblical call to mission, Winning on Purpose sets forth the Accountable Leadership strategy. This model of leadership brings together standards fo...


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Elders & Leaders - 080241057X
Elders & Leaders - 080241057X

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Elders & Leaders - 080241057X

Elders & Leaders - 080241057X

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Strong leadership in the church is exactly what God had in mind. However, very few people, Getz believes, understand the biblical pattern for church leadership. He has written Elders and Leaders to unravel the mystery and alleviate the confusion surrounding this critical topic. In the first part of the book, Getz lays the historical and biblical...


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E3 - Effective, Empowering Elders - 1889638560

E3 - Effective, Empowering Elders - 1889638560

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Being Leaders - 801091438
Being Leaders - 801091438

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Being Leaders - 801091438

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What makes a leader a Christian leader? Too many churches and parachurch groups operate under secular leadership principles and strategies without considering what Scripture teaches. In this accessible and comprehensive book, leadership expert Aubrey Malphurs articulates a working definition of Christian leadership based on the Bible and his own...


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Cross and Christian Ministry - 801091683
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Cross and Christian Ministry - 801091683

Cross and Christian Ministry - 801091683

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Is the cross truly the center of your ministry? Today we commonly see images of the cross adorning churches, dangling from necklaces, and gleaming from lapels. Yet the image that is so sanitized for us today was grotesque and abhorrent to those living in the first century. It was a symbol of evil, torture, and shame. It is this realistic an...


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Building Leaders - 801091713
Building Leaders - 801091713

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Building Leaders - 801091713

Building Leaders - 801091713

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How can a Christian leader empower others to lead? A follow up to Aubrey Malphurs' Being Leaders, the groundbreaking Building Leaders provides a biblical blueprint for finding and developing leaders who will carry on and expand the work of your church. Countering the current leadership development crisis, this book is unique in helpi...


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Leading Leaders - 801091780
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Leading Leaders - 801091780

Leading Leaders - 801091780

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Seeking the Pillar of Fire - 911802932
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Seeking the Pillar of Fire - 911802932

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"We believe that perhaps the greatest problem facing most local churches today is determining where God is leading them. Technology has revolutionized the way people live their lives and the values they hold. The world is growing smaller while the population grows larger and ever more diverse. Cultural values in the West have become increasing...


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Redefining Leadership - 9780310215653
Redefining Leadership - 9780310215653

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Redefining Leadership - 9780310215653

Redefining Leadership - 9780310215653

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Is successful leadership measured simply by the outcomes a leader achieves, or is there another---more essential---yardstick for measuring success? In Redefining Leadership, author, pastor, and college president Joe Stowell shows us that the best leaders are driven by Christ-formed character, and that truly successful leadership is not defined...


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Sticky Teams - 9780310324645
Sticky Teams - 9780310324645

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Sticky Teams - 9780310324645

Sticky Teams - 9780310324645

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Book Snapshot When church board meetings turn contentious, what's a pastor to do? Larry Osborne exposes the hidden roadblocks, structures, and goofy thinking that sabotage the health and harmony of even the best intentioned ministry teams He shows what it takes to get a leadership board, ministry team, and an entire congregation headed in ...


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Center Church - 9780310494188
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In Center Church, Timothy Keller outlines a broad theological vision that connects classical evangelical doctrine to holistic and vibrant ministry expression, particularly in globalized, urbanized settings.


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Christian Leader - 9780310525332

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Most books on change and innovation make it sound as if success is the end result of a carefully followed recipe. But the simple fact is that when it comes to any new venture, failure is the surest horse to bet on. Respected pastor and author, Larry Osborne, explains how understanding this dirty little secret behind change and innovation can bri...


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Look Before You Lead - 9780801015076
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Look Before You Lead - 9780801015076

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Before you can lead your church, you have to know your church. Pastoral ministry is challenging work. It is made even more challenging when a pastor ignores the church's "congregational culture" when seeking to minister to members or implement changes. Just as a pastor studies to interpret the Scriptures, he or she must also interpret the l...


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Still looking for the program, book, or sermon series that will turn your church around? What if the answer to revitalizing your church is . . . you? In a time when many pastors are jumping from church to church every few years as they search for the "right fit," churches are suffering from a lack of sustained leadership from pastors with ...


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Ministry without vision is like a surgeon without a scalpel Strong leaders have vision that is both far-reaching and focused on the details. Having that vision is what separates churches with a hodge-podge of ineffective programs and activities from churches that reach people effectively, efficiently, and consistently with the Good News. In...


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