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The Irresistible Revolution

There are a lot of books nowadays that talk about what is wrong with the church, but Claiborne shows and tells howthe church really can embrace it’s true calling.  Claiborne’s writing is simple, but beautiful, captivating the heart and mind.  Without a doubt, this book has impacted my views on money and possessions, serving the… Read more »

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A Quiet Strength

Tony Dungy’s bio, Quiet Strengthhas become a runaway hit, going into its 8th printing and staying in the New York Times bestsellers list for over 7 weeks. I got this book for my birthday and finished it two days. Its a great read with lots of insights about the unique life of a pro football… Read more »

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Do they run when they see you coming?

A great youth ministry resource in learning how to reach out and build bridges with kids outside of the church. The book begins the most important principle in ministry and evangelism – compassion, focusing on loving and accepting youth where they are. Some chapter titles: “I thought I already had compassion”, “Reaching, not repelling”, “Door… Read more »

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Ordering Your Private World

One of my all time favorite books. I read this through at least once or twice a year. MacDonald talks about how to get your inner life in order with a series of principles based on the five areas of your life: Motivation, Use of Time, Wisdom and Knowledge, Spiritual Strength, and Restoration. Worth the… Read more »