In Off-Road DisciplinesEarl Creps reveals that the on-road practices of prayer and Bible reading should be bolstered by the other kinds of encounters with God that occur unexpectedly--complete with the bumps and bruises that happen when you go "off-road." Becoming an off-road leader requires the cultivation of cretain spiritual disciplines that allow the presence of the Holy Spirit to arrange your interior life. Earl Crepps explores six spiritual disciplines that Christian leaders need if they are to change themselves and their churches to reach out to the culture around them.
Earl Creps—a popular speaker and leader—is director of the Doctor of Ministry program and associate professor at the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS) in Springfield, Missouri. He has been a pastor, ministries consultant, and university professor. Along the way, Creps earned a Ph.D. in communication at Northwestern University and a doctor of ministry degree in leadership at AGTS.