At last---church-growth advice with something new to say! Pastors and lay church leaders who want a more effective ministry will get expert coaching from George. You'll learn how to delegate important tasks to members of your congregation, how to craft a systematic approach to pastoral care, and how to identify and work around discouraging barriers that keep your church from growing. Forget the ''super-pastor'' stereotype---these concepts apply to real-life leaders with churches of any size. With a foreword by Ted Engstrom. 224 pages, softcover from Baker.
Pastors will find proven strategies for effectively breaking through barriers to church growth, including the important but often difficult task of delegation of authority and work.
WARREN BIRD is the research director for Leadership Network, a think tank that works with America's most innovative churches. There, he researches cutting-edge churches and works with their leaders to multiply their evangelistic and disciple-making influence. Bird has served churches for more than 15 years in various roles from pastor to church planter. A seminary adjunct professor, he is the editor or coauthor of 17 books and a Gold Medallion Award winner.
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