Together for the City
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Together for the City

How Collaborative Church Planting Leads to Citywide Movements

by Neil Powell and John James
Foreword by Timothy Keller

We need a bigger vision for the city. Pastors Neil Powell and John James contend that to truly transform a city, the gospel compels us to create localized, collaborative church planting movements. The more willing we are to collaborate across denominations and networks, the more effectively we will reach our communities—whatever their size—for Jesus.

Understanding Sexual Abuse
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Understanding Sexual Abuse

A Guide for Ministry Leaders and Survivors

by Tim Hein
Foreword by Debra Hirsch

What does the path to healing look like for survivors of sexual abuse? And how can ministry leaders, pastors, and counselors best help them as they walk this difficult road? Drawing on both his own experience and his wife's experience as survivors of childhood sexual abuse, Tim Hein presents clinical data and resources as well as practical guidance and empathy—for both ministry leaders and survivors themselves.

What Does It Mean to Be Welcoming?
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What Does It Mean to Be Welcoming?

Navigating LGBT Questions in Your Church

by Travis Collins

Is your church wrestling with LGBT questions? Travis Collins has walked congregations through the complex issues surrounding gay Christians. In this practical resource, readers will hear from gay friends and dig into Scripture with interpreters on both sides, considering the implications of their convictions for life and ministry. Let's examine how we might welcome everyone into the church while calling for all to be transformed.

When Narcissism Comes to Church
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When Narcissism Comes to Church

Healing Your Community From Emotional and Spiritual Abuse

by Chuck DeGroat
Foreword by Richard J. Mouw

Chuck DeGroat has been counseling pastors with Narcissistic Personality Disorder, as well as those wounded by narcissistic leaders, for over twenty years. Offering compassion and hope for both narcissists themselves and those affected by its destructive power, DeGroat takes a close look at this insidious issue and imparts wise counsel for churches looking to heal from its systemic effects.

You Found Me
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You Found Me

New Research on How Unchurched Nones, Millennials, and Irreligious Are Surprisingly Open to Christian Faith

by Rick Richardson
Foreword by Ed Stetzer

New research from the Billy Graham Center Institute shows that unchurched Americans are still remarkably open to faith conversations and the church. Researcher and practitioner Rick Richardson sheds light on the study's findings and shares best practices for how churches are effectively approaching unchurched "nones" and moving them to faith.