Books for Summer 2024

Outcomes magazine recommends books to inspire and equip you to thrive as a Christian leader. The theme of the Summer 2024 edition is “Vision.” 1. Lost in Transition: Lessons from the Most Disastrous & Successful Ministry Successions By Steve Woodworth (Kingdom Life Publishing, Jan. 1, 2024) Book Overview   Listen to Steve Woodworth on The Flourishing Culture … Continue reading Books for Summer 2024

Books for Spring 2024

BOOKS OUTCOMES CONFERENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR: 1. Healthy Leadership for Thriving Organizations: Creating contexts where people flourish By Dr. Justin A. Irving (Baker Academic, Dec. 2023) Book Overview  Christian Leadership Alliance has selected Healthy Leadership for Thriving Organizations by Dr. Justin A. Irving, Duke K. McCall Professor of Christian Leadership at The Southern Baptist Theological … Continue reading Books for Spring 2024

Freedom from Fear

“He who has overcome his fears will truly be free,” Aristotle. Fear is the currency of today’s world. It hyperventilates on our social media feeds and dominates our news stories. Fear is potent because it sells. It attracts viewers. Fear motivates voters. Fear drives donations. It also spurs bitter tribalism. A constant drumbeat of fear … Continue reading Freedom from Fear

Books for Winter 2023

BOOKS 1. Lead With Prayer: The spiritual habits of world-changing leaders By Ryan Skoog and Peter Greer, with Cameron Doolittle (FaithWords, Jan. 23, 2024) Book Overview  Listen to Peter Greer on Best Christian Workplaces’ The Flourishing Culture Leadership Podcast as he discusses “Shaping Souls: Building Christian Character in Your Team.” 2. Hire Right, First Time: A practical guide for staffing … Continue reading Books for Winter 2023