- Media Type▼▲
- Author / Artist▼▲
- Top Rated▼▲
Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.
|Format: DRM Protected ePub|
Publication Date: 2011
Availability: In Stock
Bill Hybels is the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Ill., and chairman of the board for the Willow Creek Association. The bestselling author of more than twenty books, including Leadership Axioms, Holy Discontent, Just Walk Across the Room, The Volunteer Revolution, and Courageous Leadership, and classics such as Too Busy Not to Pray and Becoming a Contagious Christian, Hybels is known worldwide as an expert in training Christian leaders to transform individuals and their communities through the local church. He and his wife, Lynne, have two adult children and two grandsons, Henry and Mac.Rob Wilkins is a freelance writer who wrote "Taking the Child's Way Home" and, with various authors, seven other books. He received the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award. He lives in Etowah, NC.
David R. Bess5 Stars Out Of 5August 12, 2002David R. BessHybels presents a fine definition of true, godly success in this work. He begins by describing the downward path to Christian success as opposed to the upward path to secular success. He then addresses various principles of success or greatness: power, commitment, servanthood, humility, obedience, and joy. Following an explanation of each principle and its biblical basis, Hybels includes a current-life illustration to drive his point home. He concludes his work by sharing his own personal story of descending into greatness, appealing to the reader to follow the biblical pattern. His conclusion is the most powerful part of the entire book.I wholehearted recommend this book to all Christians, but especially to Christian leaders who are pursuing success. As the Scriptures say, and as Hybels says, being great is found not in becoming the head of the pack, but in becoming the servant of all.
Other Customers Also Purchased
The Wiersbe Bible Study Series: Genesis 1-11: Believing the Simple Truth of God's Word - eBookWarren W. WiersbeDavid C. Cook / 2012 / ePub$7.19 Retail:
$8.99Save 20% ($1.80)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW29269EB
To My Sons: Lessons for the Wild Adventure Called Life - eBookBear GryllsDavid C. Cook / 2012 / ePub$7.59 Retail:2.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
$9.99Save 24% ($2.40)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW24503EB
The Language of Sparrows: A Novel / Digital original - eBookRachel PhiferDavid C. Cook / 2013 / ePub$1.59 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
$4.99Save 68% ($3.40)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW40790EB
Find Related Products
- Christian Living >> Discipleship >> Spiritual Disciplines >> Obedience
- Christian Living >> Discipleship >> Spiritual Disciplines >> Service
- Download >> Christian Living >> Discipleship
- Download >> eBooks >> Christian Living >> Discipleship
- eBooks >> Christian Living >> Discipleship >> Spiritual Disciplines
- Start A New Christianbook.com Search