HN Partner & Associate: Book Recommendations


  • Africa to the Rest: From Mission Field to Mission Force (Again) by Dr Yaw Perbi, Sam Ngugi (recommended by Jay Jarboe)
  • Apprenticeship with Jesus: Learning to Live Like the Master by Gary W. Moon and Dallas Willard (recommended by Jay Jarboe)
  • A Theology of the Body for Beginners: Rediscovering the Meaning of Life, Love, Sex, and Gender by Christopher West (recommended by Jimmy Adcox)
  • Autopsy of a Deceased Church by Thom Ranier
  • Becoming a Welcoming Church by Thom Ranier
  • Canoeing the Mountains by Tod Bolsinger (recommended by Brad Cox)
  • Church for Every Context by M Moynagh (recommended by Jason Locke)
  • Collective Genius: The Art & Practice of Leading Innovation by Linda Hill, et al (recommended by Jason Locke)
  • Collective Illusions by Todd Rose (recommended by Brent Isbell)
  • Dirty Glory: Go Where Your Best Prayers Take You by Pete Greig (recommended by Jimmy Adcox)
  • Does the Bible Support Same Sex Marriage? by Preston Sprinkle (recommended by Carlus Gupton)
  • Emotionally Healthy Church by Peter Scazzero
  • Emotionally Healthy Leader by Peter Scazzero
  • Hero Maker: 5 Essential Practices for Leaders to Multiply Leaders by Dave Ferguson & Warren Bird
  • I Am A Church Member by Thom Ranier
  • Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions About Life and Sexuality by Nancy Pearcy
  • Male and Female God Created Them: A Biblical Review of LGBTQ+ by Rubel Shelly. (recommended by Mark Frost, Jimmy Adcox, and Jason Thompson)
  • People to Be Loved by Preston Sprinkle
  • Preaching to a Divided Nation: A Seven-Step Model for Promoting Reconciliation and Unity by Matthew D. Kim and Paul A. Hoffman (recommended by Carlus Gupton)
  • Reorganized Religion: The Reshaping of the American Church and Why it Matters by Bob Smietana (recommended by Doug Peters)
  • Revelation for the Rest of Us by Scott McKnight (recommended by Grady King)
  • Sacred Fire – A Vision for A Deeper Human and Christian Maturity by Ronald Rolheiser (recommended by Jim Martin)
  • The Great Dechurching by Jim Davis and Michael Graham (recommended by Grady King)
  • The Listening Life by Adam McHugh (recommended by Jon Mullican)
  • The Resilience Factor: A Step-by-Step Guide to Catalyze and Unbreakable Team by Crump, Hartwig, and Bird (recommended by Carlus Gupton)
  • Trauma-Informed Evangelism by Charles Kiser and Elaine Heath (recommended by Steven Carrizal)
  • Unstuck by Tony Morgan

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