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:
One Thing That Separates Good Leaders From Great Leaders by Dan Reiland. This is a great article. Love the quote from Jim Collins.
3 Strategic Questions to Help Your Church Get “Unstuck.” by Chris Sonksen on DanReiland.com. Really valuable insights here.
12 Ways to Recognize Mediocrity in Your Ministry by Tony Morgan. Great insights here.
Every Church Staff Team Needs a Little Bit of Friction by Brandon Cox. So true!
The Disciple Maker’s Handbook: Seven Elements of a Discipleship Lifestyle by Bobby Harrington and Jost Patrick. Very helpful.
The Culture Engine: A Framework for Driving Results, Inspiring Your Employees, and Transforming Your Workplace by S. Chris Edmonds. Part of my learning path this year.
Here’s what I’m listening to:
David Platt On Overcoming The Struggles Of His First Decade Of Leadership on the Carey Nieuwhof Leadership Podcast. Love the conversation.
21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John Maxwell. I read the hardback years ago. Thought a refresher would be helpful and I was right!
The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future Audible Audiobook – Unabridged by Kevin Kelly. Very interesting. One of the books I’m recommending on my 2017 Summer Reading List.
Quotes I’m wrestling with:
“Values are the written reminder of the only acceptable behaviors in our organization.” S. Chris Edmondson, The Culture Engine: A Framework for Driving Results, Inspiring Your Employees, and Transforming Your Workplace
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:
My 2017 Summer Reading List. Every summer and every Christmas I publish a reading list. Reading is so important if you want to grow as a leader.