Category: Recommendations

Submitted special resources, like book recommendations from LT members

The Ideal Team Player

The Ideal Team Player, by Patrick M. Lencioni In The Ideal Team Player, Lencioni tells the story of Jeff Shanley, a leader desperate to save his uncle’s company by restoring its cultural commitment to teamwork. Beyond the fable, Lencioni presents a practical framework and actionable tools for identifying, hiring, and […]

Ministering in Honor-Shame Cultures: Biblical Foundations and Practical Essentials

Ministering in Honor-Shame Cultures: Biblical Foundations and Practical Essentials, by Jayson Georges Many a Westerner has had a cross-cultural experience of honor and shame. First there are those stuttering moments in the new social landscape. Then after missed cues and social bruises comes the revelation that this culture―indeed much of the […]

What if Jesus had never been born?

What if Jesus had never been born?, by Dr. James Kennedy & Jerry Newcombe We live in a cynical age in which only one prejudice is tolerated–anti-Christian bigotry. Yet despite the unbridled slanders and attacks against the faith, one powerful truth is undeniable: if Christ had never been born, nearly […]

Celebration of Discipline

Celebration of Discipline, Special Anniversary Edition: The Path to Spiritual Growth, by Richard J. Foster “I first discovered this book in Bible College. Since that time I have come to appreciate it for it’s simple yet compelling descriptions of the spiritual disciplines. It is an invitation to all to explore these age-old […]

Autobiography of God, by Lloyd John Ogilvie

  Autobiography of God: by Lloyd John Ogilvie What is God like? In a world confused about God’s essential character, where can seekers turn to discover His identity? The parables of Jesus reveal aspects of God’s nature, according to Lloyd Ogilvie, renowned former chaplain of the U.S. Senate. In taking to heart […]

Shepherding a Child’s Heart

Shepherding a Child’s Heart: by Tedd Tripp Written for parents with children of any age, this insightful book provides perspectives and procedures for shepherding your child’s heart into the paths of life. Shepherding a Child’s Heart gives fresh biblical approaches to child rearing. Get it on Amazon

Resource: Called and Committed

  Called & Committed by David Watson A classic on Discipleship.  Christ calls us to decisive discipleship…but all too often we settle for flabby faith.  “The vast majority of Western Christians,” claims David Watson, “are church members, pew-fillers, hymn-singers, sermon-tasters, Bible-readers, even born-again believers or Spirit-filled charismatics, but not true disciples of […]