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Grow Your Church from the Outside In

Grow Your Church from the Outside In

by Lee Strobel and George Barna

According to the author, America has more unchurched people than the entire populations of all but 11 of the world's 194 nations! Based on research among several thousand unchurched people, the book discusses their values, attitudes, beliefs, religious practices, demographics, life goals, and spiritual expectations. Using additional research conducted am… Read more…

The Rabbit and the Elephant: Why small is the new Big for Today's church
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The Rabbit and the Elephant: Why small is the new Big for Today's church

by George Barna, Felicity Dale and Tony Dale

If you put two elephants in a room together and close the door, in 22 months you may get one baby elephant. But two rabbits together for the same amount of time will result in thousands of baby rabbits! In The Rabbit and the Elephant, “micro church” planters Tony and Felicity Dale use the “rabbit” illustration to show the pace at whic… Read more…

Resignation of Eve

Resignation of Eve

by George Barna, Lynne Hybels and Jim Henderson

In talking with women around the country, Jim Henderson has come to believe that there is an epidemic of quiet, even sad resignation among dedicated Christian women who are feeling overworked and undervalued in the church. As a result, many women are discouraged. Some, particularly young women, respond by leaving the organized church . . . or walking away fr… Read more…

Fish Out of Water

Fish Out of Water

by George Barna

Available for the first time in paperback, Barna unveils the results of years of research and hundreds of interviews, and emerges with a new definition of what leadership is--and isn't.… Read more…

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Language of Blessing

Language of Blessing

by George Barna and Joseph CavanaughIII

Most people have no idea who they were created to be, nor what their own unique gifts and talents are. So how can we recognize and affirm these things in others—especially if we were not encouraged ourselves as we were growing up? How can we change course and learn a language of blessing that will lead to positive change in all of our key personal and prof… Read more…

High Impact African-American Churches

High Impact African-American Churches

by George Barna, Eddie Long and Harry R. JacksonJr.

Throughout our nation, hundreds of vibrant African-American churches are leading people to deep, life-changing spiritual transformations. With visionary leadership, powerful worship, challenging faith formation strategies, and a strong sense of community and mission, these churches form the backbone of American spirituality. What generates this vitality? And… Read more…

The Seven Faith Tribes: Who They Are, What They Believe, and Why They Matter
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The Seven Faith Tribes: Who They Are, What They Believe, and Why They Matter

by George Barna

In this groundbreaking new book, acclaimed researcher and author George Barna identifies, describes, and analyzes seven major “faith tribes” in America—documenting who they are, what they believe, how they vote, and what they are passionate about. Barna provides helpful insight into how these groups influence our economy, politics, and valu… Read more…

Whole

Whole

by George Barna and Lisa Whittle

How to get past whatever’s holding you back—and start living a whole new storyWe all have holes in our lives—those things we lament about ourselves. Those things we allow to define us in ways we don’t like. Those things that keep us from living the life God wants for us.But what if you discovered that the holes in your life are really the things that… Read more…

Think Like Jesus

Think Like Jesus

by George Barna

According to researcher George Barna, most born-again Christians live indistinctly from non-believers because they do not think any differently--which is a result of not understanding the basic truths of the Christian faith. In this book, Barna identifies seven core questions that Christians must be able to answer biblically in order to live a transformed li… Read more…

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Call for Courage

Call for Courage

by George Barna and Michael Anthony

No one is born courageous, but everyone hopes courage will come. Here's how to stand strong. Like many other people of faith, you may be concerned about what the future holds for Christians in America. Every day we wake up in a nation and world that is increasingly hostile to our beliefs and values. Even the basic freedoms that define America--speec… Read more…

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The Habits of Highly Effective Churches: Being Strategic in Your God-Given Ministry

The Habits of Highly Effective Churches: Being Strategic in Your God-Given Ministry

by George Barna

George Barna reveals nine critical habits proven to make a church an effective local body. The Habits of Highly Effective Churches dispels popular myths and wrong beliefs as to what constitutes a thriving church in today's society and is an excellent resource for ministry leaders who are seeking or willing to re-evaluate and restructure a church.… Read more…

Lessons from San Quentin: Everything I needed to know about life I learned in prison
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Lessons from San Quentin: Everything I needed to know about life I learned in prison

by George Barna and Bill Dallas

Real-estate entrepreneur Bill Dallas's charmed life changed dramatically when he was charged, convicted, and sentenced to five years in prison for grand-theft embezzlement. Lessons from San Quentin tells the amazing true story of how one man's life was changed for the better due to the hardships encountered at the legendary maximum-security prison. U… Read more…


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