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  • Diary of an Old Soul: Annotated Edition, By George MacDonald
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    Diary of an Old Soul

    Annotated Edition

    by George MacDonald
    With Timothy Larsen

    "Be thou the well by which I lie and rest;
    Be thou my tree of life, my garden ground;
    Be thou my home, my fire, my chamber blest,
    My book of wisdom, loved of all the best;
    Oh, be my friend, each day still newer found,
    As the eternal days and nights go round!
    Nay, nay—thou art my God, in whom all loves are bound!"

    In 1880, the prolific ...

  • Consider Your Calling: Six Questions for Discerning Your Vocation, By Gordon T. Smith
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    Consider Your Calling

    Six Questions for Discerning Your Vocation

    by Gordon T. Smith

    What on earth is God doing? Who are you? What is your stage of life? What are your life circumstances? What is the cross you will have to bear? What are you afraid of? We ask these six critical questions—and then we ask them again—at points of transition in our lives. They all lead us to the one core question: What is the good work to which I am called? Gordon T. Smith, author of Courage ...

  • Made to Flourish: Beyond Quick Fixes to a Thriving Organization, By Shelley G. Trebesch
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    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. The key to a thriving team is to look below the surface at the hidden dynamics that can cause it to lose focus, turn inward or even cease to exist. Budget problems, personality conflicts, mission drift, government regulations—all these and more can tempt us to respond rapidly ...

  • Discovering Your Leadership Style: The Power of Chemistry, Strategy and Spirituality, By David T. Olson Discovering Your Leadership Style: The Power of Chemistry, Strategy and Spirituality, By David T. Olson
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    Discovering Your Leadership Style

    The Power of Chemistry, Strategy and Spirituality

    by David T. Olson

    God can use your unique gifts, passions and personality to become a better leader. While personality inventories can help you understand your temperament, the model designed by leading church planter David Olson is designed to form fruitful Christian leadership. Olson's model reveals how three factors—spirituality, chemistry and strategy—work together. The free online inventory that is a companion ...

  • Unleader: The Surprising Qualities of a Valuable Leader, By Jane Overstreet
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    Unleader

    The Surprising Qualities of a Valuable Leader

    by Jane Overstreet

    What kind of leader would you be if you were suddenly handed more power? What if you got that promotion you wanted or a headhunter called tomorrow offering you your dream job? Would your leadership be an example of servanthood and justice, or would you give in to the temptations that power always presents? In the time it took Samuel to pour oil on each of their heads, Saul and David both moved ...

  • Kingdom Collaborators: Eight Signature Practices of Leaders Who Turn the World Upside Down, By Reggie McNeal
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    Kingdom Collaborators

    Eight Signature Practices of Leaders Who Turn the World Upside Down

    by Reggie McNeal

    "These who have turned the world upside down have come here too." (Acts 17:6) When Paul and Silas came to Thessalonica, they changed the community. How? By collaborating with God to bring his kingdom on earth. Will you collaborate on God's kingdom work in your community? If you're ready to see God move in all areas—business, education, media, arts, healthcare, spiritual growth, ...

  • How to Give Away Your Faith Bible Study, By Paul E. Little
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    How to Give Away Your Faith Bible Study

    IVP Signature Bible Studies

    by Paul E. Little
    With Dale Larsen and Sandy Larsen

    If you want to talk about Jesus but you're not sure what to say—or how to say it—this Bible study guide is for you.

    Six studies, based on Paul Little's classic How to Give Away Your Faith, will deepen your understanding of the essentials of faith and strengthen your confidence as you talk with others about the best news of all.

    As companions to the IVP Signature ...

    Number of Studies: 6

  • The Crucibles That Shape Us: Navigating the Defining Challenges of Leadership, By Gayle D. Beebe
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    The Crucibles That Shape Us

    Navigating the Defining Challenges of Leadership

    by Gayle D. Beebe
    Foreword by David Brooks

    We often see setbacks and disasters as events that keep us from our best life. But they're really opportunities to grow in leadership.

    The problem of suffering is a spiritual hurdle for many that disorients us and those we lead. Gayle D. Beebe tackles the existential crisis head-on, revealing that, although we are bewildered at first, these situations ultimately prepare us. ...

  • Awaken Your Senses: Exercises for Exploring the Wonder of God, By J. Brent Bill and Beth A. Booram
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    Awaken Your Senses

    Exercises for Exploring the Wonder of God

    by J. Brent Bill and Beth A. Booram

    Perhaps you've been missing out. God has given us five senses and a brain with two sides. Yet we often approach God in one way only: through words that are analyzed and processed logically in our left brain. The right brain, however, is the creative, intuitive center--the place that connects most to our seeing, smelling, touching, tasting and hearing, and that roots experiences in our hearts in ...

  • Finding Your Yes: Living a Life That's Open to God's Invitations, By Christine E. Wagoner
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    Finding Your Yes

    Living a Life That's Open to God's Invitations

    by Christine E. Wagoner

    Finding your yes is all about living a life of openness to the invitations of God in our lives. Christine Wagoner, a senior leader with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, invites readers to be attentive to the movements of the Spirit and engage with opportunities God gives them. She shares about her own yes moments as well as those of others. And she offers practical tools for moving ...