Know the Messiah, Share His Message, and Live God’s Mission – A Blog Tour of “Prodigal Christianity”

This is the second stop on the blog tour for the new book “Prodigal Christianity: 10 Signposts into the Missional Frontier” (2013) by David E. Fitch and Geoff Holsclaw. Kevin Scott wrote a great introductory review of Signpost One on Post-Christendom that can be read here. I’d highly encourage you to read Kevin’s post, as … More Know the Messiah, Share His Message, and Live God’s Mission – A Blog Tour of “Prodigal Christianity”

Pentecost, Paradigm Shifts, and Postmodernism: A Review of ‘Transforming Mission’

David J. Bosch, Transforming Mission: Paradigm Shifts in Theology of Mission. New York: Orbis Books. (1997). David Bosch was a professor of missiology a, prolific writer, and lecturer who had a tremendous impact on the study of missions. After his service as a missionary in Transkei from 1957-1971, he taught missiology at the University of South … More Pentecost, Paradigm Shifts, and Postmodernism: A Review of ‘Transforming Mission’

An Old, New, and Inter-Testamental Witness to Jesus

“Jesus the Messiah: Tracing the Promises, Expectations, and Coming of Israel’s King” Just today in reviewing another book, I read about an anthropology course at the University of California, Santa Cruz that was titled “Will the real Jesus please stand up?” In his reflection the author recalled studying Jesus from the perspectives of the four … More An Old, New, and Inter-Testamental Witness to Jesus

The Power of Serving Others by Creating Opportunities

Bill Treasure, the Chief Encouragement Officer of Giant Leap Consulting, has offered another incredible leadership book to help improve our organizations. Continuing his already established international, bestselling fame, “Leaders Open Doors: A Radically Simple Leadership Approach to Lift People, Profits, and Performance” presents in eloquence, honesty, and brevity, the power of serving others by creating … More The Power of Serving Others by Creating Opportunities

[Guest Post] Leaders Open Doors by Bill Treasurer

This is a guest post by leadership consultant, Bill Treasure. Bill’s new book “Leaders Open Doors: A Radically Simple Leadership Approach to Lift People, Profits, and Performances” is a refreshing look at the true essence of leadership, namely, making life better for others. I will be posting a full review of Bill’s book later this … More [Guest Post] Leaders Open Doors by Bill Treasurer

Your Compass for Living, Leading, and Leaving a Legacy

Reflection on True North: Discover Your Authentic Leadership (2007) by Bill George with Peter Sims The purpose of Bill George’s book True North is to help both young and experienced leaders develop in their self-awareness in order to maximize their efforts as leaders. Though slanted towards the business community, the lessons offered are easily applicable to … More Your Compass for Living, Leading, and Leaving a Legacy

Leadership Struggle: An Ingredient for Success and Significance

 “Leadership and the Art of the Struggle: How Great Leaders Grow through Challenge and Adversity” (2013) by Steven Snyder. “Leadership and the Art of the Struggle” has become my favorite book for providing encouragement through difficult situations. Though it has only been out for a few months, I have already recommended it to several of … More Leadership Struggle: An Ingredient for Success and Significance