Book review: 6 week money challenge

Resolutions are on the minds of many. Regardless of when you're reading this book, the principles Steve Repak lays out can be applied anytime.


Book review: The 4 Dimensions of Extraordinary Leadership

This book directly ties leadership skills to the greatest commandment as explained by Jesus.
January 04, 2017   Jeff Klick

Electronic giving is here to stay, and growing every day

Do you find yourself saying, “Our young people won’t give to the church,” or “We’re not ready for such new-fangled giving devices,” or “That’s too much change for the older folks in our church”?
December 29, 2016   Ronald Keener

Book review: Wise Guys

Kent Evans’ book, Wise Guys, is a refreshing, unique and multi-layered book.
November 18, 2016   Rob Streetman

“Jesus Speaks” to us in the 7 churches of Asia Minor

In writing the book Jesus Speaks: Holding Fast in a World of Compromise, Mike Baker applies the lessons of the seven churches in Revelation 2-3 to finishing the race.
November 08, 2016   Ronald Keener

Business books every ministry leader should read

I asked Christian leaders across the U.S. to recommend a book written primarily for business leaders that they’ve found helpful in their ministry leadership.
October 26, 2016   Mike Mack

Book review: How to Preach and Teach the Old Testament for All Its Worth

Author Chris Wright demonstrates a confidence in both preaching and the Word of God in How to Preach and Teach the Old Testament for All Its Worth.
September 30, 2016   Phil Wood

Book review: Your prayer support is your pastor’s life support

Big surprises come in little packages, goes the saying (or something close to that) and that’s how I would describe the book by Eddie Byun in Praying for Your Pastor: How Your Prayer Support is Their Life Support.
September 02, 2016   Ronald Keener

Book review: Giving a good accounting of the church

Wayne J. Vaughan for six years was chief financial officer of The Concord Baptist Church of Christ, responsible for a budget of $1.8 million. He has published a book titled Keeping Your Church Alive: Advice for Pastors, Leaders and Active Members, where he shares about the financial side of properly ...
August 22, 2016   Ronald Keener

Book review: Purpose Pie—Really Living in the Sweet Spot of Life

If you find yourself not living with passion, inspiration and enthusiasm, then “you are definitely not living with purpose” writes author Steve Douglas. Purpose Pie: Really Living in the Sweet Spot of Life is a practical guide to discovering your purpose.
August 18, 2016   Lang Montgomery

Book review: Brain Savvy Leaders

Brain Savvy Leaders:The Science of Significant Ministry is an excellent foray into the marriage of neuroscience and leadership. Contrary to some popular opinions regarding the war between theology and science, the two mix well.
August 04, 2016   Jeff Klick

Book review: A pastor's introduction to church administration

Church administration is an area of the church that is extremely important, yet often overlooked. It’s like the engine in your car. It’s critical to get you to where you’re going, but you only notice it when something is wrong. Unlike the topic of church health and church growth, not ...
July 22, 2016   Mark Lenz

Book review: Biography of a modern-day St. Paul to the Arab world

Tom Hamblin is a modern-day St. Paul who brought tens of thousands of Bibles to Muslims in the Arabian Peninsula. According to the book, Tom and his wife Edna surmounted “impossible” restrictions and openly conveyed shipment after shipment of Bibles.
July 21, 2016   Anthony Marr

Book review: Serve Strong

Serve Strong is directed at the pastor but is a must read for anyone who serves in any sort of ministry leadership capacity.
July 18, 2016   Scott Couchenour

Book review: Confessions Of A Church Felon

I recommend you read the book Confessions Of A Church Felon: Protecting Your Ministry from the Flames of Fraud. It’s a sobering introduction to the kind of fraud that is possible in church. It’s not really “confessions of a church felon,” but the “confessions” of several people who have been on ...
July 07, 2016   Margaret Marcuson
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