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  • Leadership Essentials: Shaping Vision, Multiplying Influence, Defining Character, By Greg Ogden and Daniel Meyer

    Leadership Essentials

    Shaping Vision, Multiplying Influence, Defining Character

    The Essentials Set

    by Greg Ogden and Daniel Meyer

    Maybe you've shied away from leadership because you don't know what it will involve, or you feel too unsure of your own abilities. But your leadership is needed! Designed to work well on your own, with a partner or with a group, this twelve-session workbook is the essential preparation tool for those who would be led and shaped by Christ to lead others with strength and wisdom.

    Number of Studies: 12

  • Making Room for Leadership: Power, Space and Influence, By MaryKate Morse

    Making Room for Leadership

    Power, Space and Influence

    by MaryKate Morse
    Foreword by Leonard Sweet

    MaryKate Morse looks at how leaders can exhibit presence, openness and power through the way they take up physical space in group situations. Through greater awareness of their use of personal space, leaders can effectively invite others in.

  • The Leadership Ellipse: Shaping How We Lead by Who We Are, By Robert A. Fryling

    The Leadership Ellipse

    Shaping How We Lead by Who We Are

    by Robert A. Fryling
    Foreword by Eugene H. Peterson

    The Leadership Ellipse by Bob Fryling is designed to help Christian leaders embrace both halves of the tension of being in leadership--our internal relationship with God and our external relationship with others--to find a truly authentic, integrated way to lead.

  • Discover Your Gifts Workbook: Twelve Sessions for Exploring Your God-Given Purpose, By Tony Cook and Don Everts

    Discover Your Gifts Workbook

    Twelve Sessions for Exploring Your God-Given Purpose

    Lutheran Hour Ministries Resources

    by Tony Cook and Don Everts

    Discover your gifts with this practical guide that describes twelve different kinds of gifts and gives examples of how each can be used in church, family, work, and society. By using this workbook alongside the Discover Your Gifts book, you can grow in your understanding and use of your own gifts and become better equipped to recognize and unleash the gifts of others.

    Number of Studies: 12

  • Disabling Leadership: A Practical Theology for the Broken Body of Christ, By Andrew T. Draper and Jody Michele and Andrea Mae

    Disabling Leadership

    A Practical Theology for the Broken Body of Christ

    by Andrew T. Draper, Jody Michele, and Andrea Mae

    Churches must both consider the theology of disability and also become places where people with disabilities lead. Moving beyond paternalistic views of disability, this book encompasses cutting-edge theological ethics as well as practical examples of how church leaders and congregants can foster genuinely inclusive leadership teams.

  • In this interview, author and Christian leader Richard Stearns shares wisdom from a long career in both corporate and ministry leadership. Offering advice from his own experience, he previews many of the themes from his new book Lead Like It Matters to God, including the power of encouragement for motivating others and how our leadership needs to adapt in today's cultural climate.

  • Entrepreneurial Leadership: Finding Your Calling, Making a Difference, By Richard J. Goossen and R. Paul Stevens

    Entrepreneurial Leadership

    Finding Your Calling, Making a Difference

    by Richard J. Goossen and R. Paul Stevens

    Drawing on exhaustive research, practical experience and decades of teaching marketplace theology, Richard Goossen and R. Paul Stevens present a theologically robust vision of Christian entrepreneurship for leaders who would seek to ground their calling in the mission of the triune God.

  • Church ministry is challenging, but the right resources can have a huge impact on the work pastors do day in and day out. This list highlights ten books from IVP written specifically for pastors, taking all types of ministry contexts into consideration. Whether you're a pastor yourself or you want to support the church leaders in your life, these books are the perfect place to start.

  • Discovering Soul Care, By Mindy Caliguire

    Discovering Soul Care

    by Mindy Caliguire

    Mindy Caliguire introduces us to the concept of soul care (the spiritual discipline). Soul Care Resources are designed to be simple, but not simplistic, guides to maintaining or recovering the life and health of your soul, that essential personhood created by God as you. A Willow Creek Resource.

  • The Garden of the Soul: Cultivating Your Spiritual Life, By Keri Wyatt Kent

    The Garden of the Soul

    Cultivating Your Spiritual Life

    by Keri Wyatt Kent

    Keri Wyatt Kent explores how the disciplines of gardening parallel the disciplines of spiritual life. As you work with God to create the right conditions in the soil of your soul, growth will follow. And the harvest will be glorious.