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The Forgotten Ways: Reactivating Apostolic Movements

The Forgotten Ways: Reactivating Apostolic Movements

by Jeff Vanderstelt, Ed Stetzer and Alan Hirsch

Alan Hirsch's paradigm-shifting classic remains the definitive statement of the church as dynamic missional movement. The bestselling first edition ignited a conversation about how to harness the power of movements for the future growth of the church. In this major update, Hirsch shares significant insights gained along the way, provides fresh new exampl… Read more…

Breaking the Missional Code: Your Church Can Become a Missionary in Your Community

Breaking the Missional Code: Your Church Can Become a Missionary in Your Community

by Ed Stetzer and David Putman

Across North America, many pastors are excited to see churches growing as they achieve their mission to connect the message of the gospel with the community at large. Still others are equally frustrated, following the exact same model for outreach but with lesser results. Indeed, just because a "missional breakthrough" occurs in one place doesn’… Read more…

Christians Are Hate-Filled Hypocrites...and Other Lies You've Been Told: A Sociologist Shatters Myths From the Secular and Christian Media

Christians Are Hate-Filled Hypocrites...and Other Lies You've Been Told: A Sociologist Shatters Myths From the Secular and Christian Media

by Ed Stetzer and Bradley R.E. Ph.D. Wright

According to the media, the church is rapidly shrinking, both in numbers and in effectiveness. But the good news is, much of the bad news is wrong. Sociologist Bradley R. E. Wright uncovers what's really happening in the church: evangelicals are more respected by secular culture now than they were ten years ago; divorce rates of Christians are lower than… Read more…

Purple Book, Updated Edition

Purple Book, Updated Edition

by Ed Stetzer, Rice Broocks and Steve Murrell

In today's uncertain world, storms will arise that test your faith in a loving heavenly Father. At times, the winds and waves of the world's deceptions will roll in and seek to erode your confidence in God. Without a firm foundation in the truth of God's Word, you may be tempted to go off course and accept less than God's best for you. Howeve… Read more…

Comeback Churches: How 300 Churches Turned Around and Yours Can, Too

Comeback Churches: How 300 Churches Turned Around and Yours Can, Too

by Ed Stetzer and Mike Dodson

Research shows that over time, most churches plateau and then eventually decline. Typically, they start strong and experience periods of growth, then stagnate and lose members. Since 1991, the North American population has increased by 15 percent while the number of "unchurched" people has increased by 92 percent. Large church houses that were filled… Read more…

Effective Staffing for Vital Churches: The Essential Guide to Finding and Keeping the Right People

Effective Staffing for Vital Churches: The Essential Guide to Finding and Keeping the Right People

by Ed Stetzer, Bill Easum and Bill Tenny-Brittian

Well-staffed churches grow. But how do churches staff for growth in these rapidly changing times when budgets are tight, mission opportunities abound, and there is a growing shortage of qualified pastors, staff members, and church leaders? Two veteran pastors and church growth consultants offer workable solutions that focus on the four core processes vital t… Read more…

Do Something Beautiful: The Story of Everything and a Guide to Finding Your Place In It

Do Something Beautiful: The Story of Everything and a Guide to Finding Your Place In It

by Ed Stetzer, R. York Moore and York Moore

Do you find yourself chasing “something more”?We are people seized by longings we can’t seem to satisfy. It’s built into us—in our very bones. We were created with an innate desire to be a part of a world and a story bigger than ours. Sadly, however, most of us spend our lives blind to the fact that this story and this world… Read more…

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The Mission of Today's Church: Baptist Leaders Look at Modern Faith Issues

The Mission of Today's Church: Baptist Leaders Look at Modern Faith Issues

by Ed Stetzer, R. Stanton Norman and Dr Daniel L Akin

The Mission of Today’s Church is a compelling collection of twelve essays from current Baptist leaders addressing three major questions: (1) What does it mean to be a Christian today on individual, group, and societal levels? (2) How can Southern Baptists best work together? and (3) What is next for the Southern Baptist denomination?Those addressing th… Read more…

How to Multiply Your Church: The Most Effective Way to Grow

How to Multiply Your Church: The Most Effective Way to Grow

by Ed Stetzer and Ralph Moore

Churches in North America are bigger than ever, but their slow rate of growth cannot keep up with population increases. Existing churches simply cannot add enough new believers! The good news is that by multiplying--steadily and strategically planting new churches that, in turn, plant new churches--the global Church creates more of what Ralph Moore calls har… Read more…

The Church in Babylon: Heeding the Call to Be a Light in the Darkness

The Church in Babylon: Heeding the Call to Be a Light in the Darkness

by Ed Stetzer and Erwin W. Lutzer

OVER 50,000 COPIES SOLD!How do we live faithfully in a country becoming more and more hostile to our faith in Christ?Like the Israelites in Babylon, we must find a way to maintain our faith in the midst of a pagan culture. But that requires we answer two crucial questions:How did we get here?How do we prepare for the dark and difficult days ahead?In… Read more…

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MissionShift

MissionShift

by Ed Stetzer and David Hesselgrave

Veteran missionary David Hesselgrave and rising missional expert Ed Stetzer edit this engaging set of conversational essays addressing global mission issues in the third millennium. Key contributors are Charles E. Van Engen ("Mission Described and Defined"), the late Paul Hiebert ("The Gospel in Human Contexts: Changing Perspectives on Contextual… Read more…

Making Disciples: Developing Lifelong Followers of Jesus

Making Disciples: Developing Lifelong Followers of Jesus

by Ed Stetzer and Ralph Moore

The Great Commission is to make disciples. Renowned church planter and pastor Ralph Moore shows leaders why a focus on making disciples is the essential next step once a church is planted. This biblical, practical handbook will guide churches of any size to focus their ministries around Jesus's command to his followers to make disciples of all nations. M… Read more…


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