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  • Made to Flourish

    Made to Flourish

    Beyond Quick Fixes to a Thriving Organization

    by Shelley G. Trebesch

    Every organization is made to flourish. But when problems arise, quick fixes and poor leadership training can drag it down. Here is the book that churches, NGOs, mission agencies, other nonprofits, businesses and the teams within these groups can use to enjoy the holistic, fruitful abundance that God intended for organizations and everyone in them.

  • Short-Term Mission

    Short-Term Mission

    An Ethnography of Christian Travel Narrative and Experience

    by Brian M. Howell

    Brian Howell provides an anthropology of short-term mission (STM) among American Christians. Delivering a history of STM along with an ethnographic case study of a trip to the Dominican Republic, Howell argues that the movement is sustained by a uniquely Christian travel narrative that borrows from the anthropology of tourism and pilgrimage.

  • Rise Up

    Rise Up

    A Call to Leadership for African American Women

    by Sylvia Rose

    Sylvia Rose draws on her own rich experience and that of others to challenge African American women to stand up and follow God's call into leadership.

  • Eat with Joy

    Eat with Joy

    Redeeming God's Gift of Food

    by Rachel Marie Stone
    Foreword by Norman Wirzba

    Seeking an antidote to widespread anxiety over food ethics, cultural obesity and more, Rachel Marie Stone reclaims the joy of grateful eating. She combines stories, recipes, tips and biblically based reflection to teach you and your community the fine art of taking your food from the hand of God.

  • God of Justice

    God of Justice

    The IJM Institute Global Church Curriculum

    by Abraham George and Nikki A. Toyama-Szeto

    Exploring the biblical narrative of justice throughout Scripture, this twelve-session curriculum from International Justice Mission will help you and your church bring freedom and reconciliation to those in need. Prepare to have your heart and mind engaged, to be instructed by Scripture, and to be mobilized as the hands and feet of Jesus.

    Number of Studies: 12

  • How to Read Proverbs

    How to Read Proverbs

    How to Read Series

    by Tremper Longman III

    While many proverbs speak to us directly, we can gain much greater insight by studying the book of Proverbs as a whole. In How to Read Proverbs Tremper Longman III provides a welcome guide to reading, studying, understanding, and savoring the Proverbs for all their wisdom. Most important for Christian readers, we gain insight into how Christ is the climax and embodiment of wisdom.

  • Transforming Leadership

    Transforming Leadership

    Jesus' Way of Creating Vision, Shaping Values Empowering Change

    by Leighton Ford

    Combining a fresh examination of Jesus' ministry with the insights of the best recent discussions of leadership, Leighton Ford challenges readers to become transformational leaders on the job, in the church and in the public arena. Includes a study guide.

  • Letters of John

    Letters of John

    Embracing Certainty in Times of Insecurity

    John Stott Bible Studies

    by John Stott
    With Dale Larsen and Sandy Larsen

    We live in times of insecurity, and many church members are confused and uncertain. In this Bible study guide on the letters of John, we enter another world marked by assurance, knowledge, confidence, and boldness. Today we urgently need to hear and heed John's teaching about the nature of these certainties and the grounds on which they are built.

    Number of Studies: 10

  • Cross-Cultural Connections

    Cross-Cultural Connections

    Stepping Out and Fitting In Around the World

    by Duane Elmer

    Duane Elmer offers the tools needed to reduce apprehension, communicate effectively and establish genuine trust and acceptance between cultures while demonstrating how we can avoid being cultural imperialists and instead become authentic ambassadors for Christ.

  • A Beginner's Guide to Crossing Cultures

    A Beginner's Guide to Crossing Cultures

    Making Friends in a Multicultural World

    by Patty Lane

    Crosscultural specialist Patty Lane shows you how to develop hands-on relational skills that help build crosscultural friendships, noting practical resources for navigating multicultural environments with sensitivity and savvy.