VITAL TOOLS FOR UNDERSTANDING THE TIMES

CHURCH GROWTH/MINISTRY BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Pritchard, G.A., Willow Creek Seekers Services: Evaluating A New Way of Doing Church (A fair presentation and devastating critique of conflict between Truth and Relevance) (Baker, 1996, pub.) Critique of Church Growth Movement.

 

Schwartz, Christian A., Natural Church Development: A Guide to Eight Essential Qualities of Healthy Churches (Based in the study of Church Growth in the Book of Acts). (Church Smart Resources, St. Charles, IL, 4th edition, 2000).

 

Stevens, R. Paul, The Other Six Days: Vocation, Work, Ministry in Biblical Perspective (Germans Publishing Co., 1999, pub. Essential tools for postmodern ministry.

 

Willard, Dallas, The Divine Conspiracy: Rediscovering Our Hidden Life in God (eg. Priesthood of believers in the market place) (San Francisco, CA: Harper, 1998 (Curriculum for Christ likeness)

 

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