Recommended Bookshelf – Church Leadership

Books that I have found useful in church leadership (and this list will grow over time):

Other leadership books that have stood out to me:

What books have you found useful in church leadership?

  6 comments for “Recommended Bookshelf – Church Leadership

  1. 3 March 2011 at 8:25 am

    I love Axiom and Transforming the church in rural America.

    Right now I’m reading Ben Arment’s Church in the Making and it’s really solid stuff.

  2. Sean Sabourin
    3 March 2011 at 1:18 pm

    Out of that list I have read 4. I would say Axiom would be my top one out of the list. I few other books I have read regarding leadership are:

    1. The Way of the Shepherd by Kevin Leman & William Pentak
    2. Courageous Leadership by Bill Hybels

    • 9 March 2011 at 8:00 am

      The Way of the Shepherd belongs on this list. I’ve read it too, but missed it somehow.
      Thanks!

  3. Jeremiah
    24 May 2011 at 5:21 am

    I’d add Andy Stanley’s 7 Practices for Effective Ministry and Winning on Purpose by John Edmund Kaiser (outstanding)… also, no Maxwell?

    • 9 June 2011 at 5:34 pm

      You know, I just haven’t read any of Maxwell’s stuff. I’m not opposed to it, but just haven’t had the urge to pick one of his books up.

      Thanks for the suggestion!

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