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Summer Reading Suggestions for Leaders


  1. Peter Scazzero. The Emotionally Healthy Leader: How transforming your inner life will deeply transform your church, team and the world.    Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2015.  ISBN: 978-0-310-49457-7.
  2. Andrew Murray.  HUMILITY: THE BEAUTY OF HOLINESS. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. (2014). ISBN: 978-1502559562.  You may use any edition of this classic.
  3. Steve Ogne & Tim Roehl. TRANSFORMISSIONAL COACHING: EMPOWERING LEADERS IN A CHANGING MINISTRY WORLD.  B & H Publishing: Nashville (2008).  ISBN 978-0-8054-4781-1.
  4. Joseph Grenny, Kerry Patterson, David Maxfield, Ron McMillian, Al Switzler.  INFLUENCER: THE NEW SCIENCE OF LEADING CHANGE, SECOND EDITION.  McGraw Hill (New York). 2013. ISBN: 978-0071808866.
  5.  Patrick Lencioni.  THE ADVANTAGE: WHY ORGANIZATIONAL HEALTH TRUMPS EVERYTHING ELSE IN BUSINESS.  Jossey-Bass (San Francisco). 2012. ISBN: 978-0470941522.
  6. Mark Buchanan.  Spiritual Rhythm: Being with Jesus Every Season of Your Soul. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2010.  ISBN: 978-0-310-29365-1
  7. Ruth Haley Barton.  Life Together in Christ: Experiencing Transformation in Community.  Downers Grove:  Intervarsity Press, 2014. ISBN: 978-0-8308-3586-7.
  8. Stephen R. Covey.  The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change, 25th Anniversary Edition. Rosetta Books, 2013. ISBN: 9780795336416.
  9. Jedd Medefind & Erik Lokkesmoe.  UPENDED: HOW FOLLOWING JESUS REMAKES YOUR WORDS AND WORLD.  Lake Mary, FL: Charisma, 2012.  ISBN: 9781616386054.
  10. Rowland Forman.  The Lost Art of Lingering: Mutual Mentoring for Life Transformation.  Confia Publishers, 2013.  ISBN: 978-0-9839843-7-5 .

These are books I have read or reread recently. They all have value to those interested in leadership and spiritual transformation.  Rowland is a friend in NZ in his late 70s who has written a very practical and motivating guide to lifelong disciple making…don’t miss it!


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