Reading List

Unless otherwise noted, all books may be purchased at

  • Piper, John. The Future of Justification – A Response to N.T. Wright. Crossway, 2007.
  • Van Hoozer, Kevin. Everyday Theology – How to Read Cultrual Texts and Interpret Trends. Grand Rapids, Baker Academic, 2007
  • Armstrong, John. General Editor. The Compromised Church. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 1998.
  • Bonhoeffer, Dietrich. Life Together – A Discussion of Christian Fellowship. San Francisco: Harper, 1954.
  • Collins, Jim. Good To Great. New York: Harper Business, 2001.
  • Jenkins, Philip. The Next Christendom – The Coming of Global Christianity. Oxford: New York, 2002.
  • Jones, Peter. Pagans In The Pews. Ventura: Regal, 2001.
  • Jones, Peter. Capturing The Pagan Mind – Paul’s Blueprint for Thinking and Living in the New Global Culture. Nashville: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 2003.
  • Lloyd-Jones, D. Martyn. Preaching & Preachers. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1971.
  • McGrath, Alister E. The Future of Christianity. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, Inc., 2002.
  • Senge, Peter. The Fifth Discipline – The Art & Practice of The Learning Organization. New York: Doubleday, 1990.
  • Stott, John R.W. Between Two Worlds – The Art of Preaching in the Twentieth Century. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982.
  • Wells, David F. No Place For Truth, or, Whatever Happended to Evangelical Theology? Grand Rapids: Eerdmans Pub. Co., 1993.
  • Wells, David F. God In The Wasteland – The Reality of Truth in a World of Fading Dreams. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.
  • Wood, Gene. Leading Turnaround Churches. Chicago: Church Smart Resources, 2001. ( 1-800-253-4276)
  • Barna, George. A Fish Out Of Water. Brentwood TN: Integrity Publishers, 2002.
  • Bennis, Warren. On Becoming A Leader. Cambridge: Perseus Publishers, 2003
  • Bennis, Warren & Nanus, Burt. Leaders – – The Strategies For Taking Charge. New York New York: Harper Perenial, 1986.
  • Biehl, Bobb. Increasing Your Leadership Confidence. Sisters Oregon: Questar Publishers, 1989.
  • Engstrom, Ted W. The Making of a Christian Leader. Grand Rapids: The Zondervan Corp., 1976.
  • Herrington, Jim, Bonem, Mike, Furr, James H. Leading Congregational Change. San Francisco CA: Jossey-Bass, 2000.
  • Hybels, Bill. Courageous Leadership. Grand Rapids:Zondervan, 2002.
  • Kouzes, James M. and Posner, Barry Z. The Leadership Challenge. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2002, 3rd Edition.
  • Malphurs, Aubrey. Being Leaders. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2003.
  • Maxwell, John C. Developing The Leader Within You. Nashville: Thomas Nelson Pub., 1993.
  • Means, James E. Leadership In Christian Ministry. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1989.
  • _____________. Effective Pastors for a New Century. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1993.
  • Sanders, J. Oswald. Spiritual Leadership. Chicago: Moody, 1967.
  • Zenger, John H. & Folkman, Joseph. The Extraordinary Leader – Turning Good Managers Into Great Leaders. New York: McGraw Hill, 2002.