Revised and updated edition of the classic work on spiritual leadership In "A Work of Heart, " bestselling author and missional expert Reggie McNeal helps leaders reflect on the ways in which God is shaping them by letting us see God at work in the lives of four quintessential biblical leaders: Moses, David, Jesus, and Paul. McNeal identifies the formative influences upon these leaders, which he sees as God's ways of working in their lives: the same influences at work today forming leaders for ministry in
The core themes of the Namesake study are transformation —the transformation God works in an individual’s life—and revelation —how God reveals Himself progressively in Scripture. Each week focuses on the story of a different biblical character or characters: Abraham and Sarah, Jacob, Naomi, Daniel, Peter. and the woman caught in adultery. The study's Leader Guide contains six session guides plus leader helps for conducting a successful study.
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Best-selling author and trusted Bible teacher Henry Blackaby, along with his son Richard, President of Canadian Baptist Seminary, demonstrates through the life of Joshua how God prepares those He chooses for spiritual leadership. In Created to Be God's Friend , Henry Blackaby explored the life of Abraham, and in Chosen to Be God's Prophet , he examined God's work through Samuel. In Called to Be God's Leader , now in trade paper, readers will see how God applies leadership principles in the life of the great
Save 27% ($3.00) Help! I'm a Student Leader!: Practical Ideas and Guidance on Leadership Doug Fields Zondervan /Youth Specialties / 2005 / Paperback Save 27% ($3.00) CBD Stock No: WW59615 Description Product Description Maybe you volunteered to be a student leader, maybe you were tricked into it, maybe you thought you were signing up for camp, and now you're a student leader. Whatever the circumstances, it's time to embrace your role and be the leader God created you to be. Leadership isn't always easy,
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From the author of the bestseller A Man After God's Own Heart (more than 100,000 copies sold)-a survey of God's priorities for leaders as exhibited in the life of Nehemiah. The Bible is filled with amazing people, and Nehemiah stands out prominently among them. What made him so effective, so influential? It starts with knowing what God desires in a leader. From Nehemiah's example, readers will learn 15 ways to lead with purpose. Among them are. giving direction to your leadership by cultivating a vision for
PRAYING WITH THE GIANTS: LEARN THE REAL SECRET OF LEADERSHIP All other factors being equal, the common denominator of great spiritual leaders throughout the ages involves a focus on prayer. Prayer is the determining factor for maximum spiritual impact. The more we pray the more God works. Of all the skills needed by the difference-making spiritual leader, none is more important than prayer. Tracing the lives of high-impact Christian leaders from Abraham to Billy Graham, Dave Earley reveals the central role
Leaders are found in every sector of life. This book is a must for all those in positions of authority and those called to be. *Develop effective leadership skills *Understand the proper lines of authority *Learn how to deal with power struggles *Develop a godly charisma and release your anointing *Become all God has called you to be! In this book Harold Eberle addresses these issues by delivering a biblical understanding of authority. This book serves as a tool for increased effectiveness, used by leaders
We live in a world of noise. Everywhere we go, we hear sounds that compete for our minds and hearts. Listening to God requires a deliberate choice to shut out the chaos around us and focus our thoughts. Listen, by Rueben P. Job, is a 40-day experience created to offer help to those new to prayer, those with a daily prayer routine and those whose lives seem too busy to pray. The six weekly helps build and deepen prayer practice. As we learn to listen, we find a new depth and fulfillment in our relationship
Every woman longs to know that she is loved, accepted, and valued. Yet many women struggle to understand and accept just how much God really loves them. Drawing upon her own personal journey to understand how very much God loves her not as a singer or teacher but as His beloved daughter, contemporary gospel singer Babbie Mason equips women to accept God's unfailing love as they understand and claim seven biblical promises. 1. You are loved unconditionally by God. 2. You are beautiful to God. 3. You are
Pastor and bestselling author Jim Cymbala explores the person and work of the Holy Spirit in this six-session small group Bible study that will bring a fresh sense of God’s power to your church and your life. What happens when the Holy Spirit moves powerfully within a church? Through this six-session study you will learn how: - To make room for the Spirit’s action in your life and in your church - God wants to work through your gifts and talents to enable you to do what only he can do - To listen for the
Many ministry leaders serving in churches find themselves overwhelmed, disillusioned, and depressed by the enormous and challenging task of leading and serving others. When leaders aren’t healthy, the result is often an unhealthy church. Leaders need someone to shepherd their soul so that they can then lead others to the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. Every church leader—from fulltime ministers to volunteer leaders—needs a Gospel Coach who will come alongside them with words drawn from Scripture and godly
Imagine the chance to sit down with 30 of the world’s best-known and best-respected leaders as they share their secrets to success. That’s Master Leaders —the most valuable leadership book of the decade. Based on personal interviews and never -before -published conversations with “the greats” (including Colleen Barrett, Ken Blanchard, Ben Carson, Tony Dungy, Newt Gingrich, Seth Godin, Patrick Lencioni, and many others), Master Leaders offers 16 key distinctives that you
Network is a six-session dynamic program to help Christians understand who God has uniquely made them to be and mobilize them to a place of meaningful service in the local church. Each participant in Network will work through a series of assessments which leads them to discover their unique blend of spiritual gifts, personal style, and ministry passion.
Books on leadership in various aspects of life and work abound. But are the principles upon which these books are grounded biblical? Do they describe the best way for Christians to lead, knowing that they function as ambassadors for Christ as they facilitate meetings, lead people, and manage projects? "On Being a Leader for God" covers numerous topics that are relevant to Christian leadership in this and every era, including obedience, faithfulness, character, maturity, ability, God's authority, seizing
Food labels, advertisements, politicians, self-help books—they all promise the same thing: a better life . . . or—as Jesus might put it—life to the fullest. For millions this pursuit of happiness has captivated, ensnared, and, most disappointingly, it has alluded. Which begs the question, what is the missing link? Based on the book Fully Alive, this DVD-based kit explores the idea that God is glorified when man is “fully and eternally alive,” illustrated by best-selling author and motivational speaker Ken
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Following God: First Steps for the New Christian is all about having a firm foundation for our walk with the Lord. This study takes believers through the kinds of topics that will be relevant the rest of their Christian lives. These are the kinds of practical issues that we apply on a consistent, day-in and day-out basis in our relationship with Christ. In John 15:7-8 Jesus said that we could prove to be disciples if we abide in Him, His words abide in us, we ask and He answers, we glorify God, and we bear
"In today's market, playing it safe is not an option Lead your company to sustainable success by taking the RIGHT RISKS The business world is in flux, and you have to think and act quickly in order to stay competitive. But the last thing you want to do is make reckless business decisions. You have to find the middle ground. You have to take SMART RISKS. In this groundbreaking book, leadership expert Doug Sundheim explains how to find that precise point between comfort and danger for generating the sustained
How do you define leadership? What kind of leader are you? What kind of leader can you be? Can you be both a leader and a follower? You can get a handle on these and other crucial questions by wrapping your brain around Step Up . It focuses on the nuts and bolts of solid Christian leadership (prayer, service, communication, conflict management, mentoring, etc.) but also goes deep into the soul of leadership. In these pages you’ll find out why leading isn’t always what we expect—and how leaders aren’t always
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Save 27% ($8.00) Enough: Stewardship Program Guide with DVD Adam Hamilton Abingdon Press / 2009 / Paperback Save 27% ($8.00) Buy 36 or more for $20.89 each. CBD Stock No: WW702871 Description Book Enough : Discovering Joy Through Simplicity and Generosity Expected to ship on or about 01/11/15. DVD & Leader Guide Enough DVD with Leader Guide: Discovering Joy Through Simplicity and Generosity Expected to ship on or about 01/11/15. Enough: Discovering Joy Through Simplicity and Generosity - DVD Video Study
A Leadership Network Publication Become the leader people are proud to follow by opening yourself to the influences that develop character: Anduring relationships with friAnds, family, and God.Solidly based on Christian values, this practical, visionary, and hope-filled book guides readers through a step-by-step process for developing both personal character and the network of important relationships that enable character to win out, even in the face of setbacks, adversity, and temptations to take short
Small groups transform churches-and lives. Small group leaders often feel the weight of shepherding their small group members. But who shepherds the shepherd? Small group coaches fill a unique role by providing support and guidance for group leaders. When you're called to coach a small group leader in your church, your mind may be filled with questions: Am I godly enough? What do I have to offer? How do I begin? Although the challenge seems immense, Bill Donahue and Greg Bowman break down the work of
Half a century after brave Americans took to the streets to raise the bar of opportunity for all races, Juan Williams writes that too many black Americans are in crisis—caught in a twisted hip-hop culture, dropping out of school, ending up in jail, having babies when they are not ready to be parents, and falling to the bottom in twenty -first -century global economic competition. In Enough , Juan Williams issues a lucid, impassioned clarion call to do the right thing now, before we travel so far off the
Save 18% ($1.80) Grace: An Invitation to a Way of Life, Pursuing Spiritual Transformation Laurie Pederson Judson Poling John Ortberg Zondervan / 2000 / Paperback Save 18% ($1.80) CBD Stock No: WW20881 Description Description Product Description The Pursuing Spiritual Transformation series focuses on personal transformation through the five "G's": Grace, Growth, Groups, Gifts, and Giving. These studies in GRACE will help you make the connection between grace as a remote biblical concept and grace as a
“And those who know Your name will put their trust in You; For You, LORD, have not forsaken those who seek You.” Psalm 9:10 (NKJV) Is it possible to live a life without worry? Worry and stress have a way a sneaking into our lives when we’re not looking. Yet God invites us to wave goodbye to this unwelcome duo and learn to depend on Him in everything. As worry and stress disappear in our rear view mirror, we discover new things about God, life, and others that we never imagined. In this study, we’ll look at
These pasotal letters serve as models of compassionate leadership. Jack Miller taught that a Christian leader should be the chief servant, and that right attitudes come only from a heart changed by an encounter with God. Miller leads his reader into deeper understanding of the gospel and a life of humility, faith, and prayer.