Small Group Ministry

Crossroads Fellowship

Recommended Book List

 

Order these books on-line at www.cbd.com or another similar on-line book seller.

 

Core Crossroads Books Leaders Should Read

 

1.      Leading from Your Strengths: Building Close-Knit Ministry Teams

 

2.      Leading from Your Strengths: Building Intimacy in Your Small Group

 

3.      Nine Keys to Effective Small Group Leadership

 

4.      Leading Life-Changing Small Groups (Handbook)

 

5.      Coaching Life-Changing Small Group Leaders (Handbook)

 

Personal Leadership Development Books

 

1.    The Billy Graham Christian Workers Handbook - Billy Graham*

 

2.    Changes that Heal - Dr. Henry Cloud*

 

3.    The Making of a Leader - Dr. J. Robert Clinton

 

4.    Spiritual Leadership - Robert K. Greenleaf

 

5.    The Heart of a Great Pastor - H.B. London

 

6.    In the Name of Jesus - Henri Nouwen

 

7.    Developing the Leader Within You - John C. Maxwell

 

8.    Developing the Leaders Around You - John C. Maxwell*

 

Small Group Leadership Development

 

1.    Life Together - Dietrich Bonhoeffer*

 

2.    Community that is Christian - Julie Gorman

 

3.    Small Group Idea Book - Cindy Bunch

 

4.    How to Lead Small Groups - Neal F. McBride*

 

5.    Beyond Small Groups - Mike Slaughter

 

6.    Seven Tools for Building Effective Groups - Jeff Arnold

 

7.    Discipleship Journal's 101 Best Small Group Ideas - Deena Davis

 

8.    How to have Great Small Group Meetings - Neal McBride

 

* Pastors Choice

 

Websites

 

www.goshen.net - Bible study tools

 

www.CRM.org - Christian apologetics and research

 

www.ChristianityToday.com - Christian magazines and publishing resources