Every Friday I post a short list of the things I’m reading, listening to, loving and wrestling with:
Here’s what I’m reading right now:
How To (Finally) Stop Giving In To The Pressure To Add More Ministries In Your Church by Carey Nieuwhof. Take this and call me in the morning.
Meet Generation Z: Understanding and Reaching the New Post-Christian World by James Emery White. Listen…if you haven’t picked this one up yet, please don’t wait. Very, very important stuff.
Here’s what I’m listening to:
Creating World Class Service Part 1: This is part one of Andy Stanley’s interview with Horst Schulze, Chairman and CEO of Capella Hotel Group, about what it means to create world-class service. There are some really important insights about customer service.
Creating World Class Service Part 2: Part Two of Andy Stanley’s interview with Horst Schulze, Chairman and CEO of Capella Hotel Group, about what it means to create world-class service.
Cal Newport on Focused Success in a Distracted World: Great interview with Cal Newport on the EntreLeadership podcast. The author of Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World.
The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Performance by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan. I’m testing out Audible for absorbing an additional book every month.
Quote I’m wrestling with:
“Are you sacrificing the important on the alter of the immediate?” Ken Coleman
App I’m using:
I’m committed this year to increasing my effectiveness. Nozbe is a leading productivity app. First heard about it from Michael Hyatt. It’s already making a big difference.
My own post I hope you’re reading:
MUST-Read: Meet Generation Z: Understanding and Reaching the New Post-Christian World: The newest book by James Emery White is truly a MUST-read. Regardless of your ministry role, you need to grow in your understanding of Generation Z.
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