Books

Too Small To Ignore

Too Small To Ignore

Subtitled Why the Least of These Matters Most, with Dr. Wess Stafford of Compassion International. A riveting call to care about children, based on Stafford’s growing-up experiences among the poor in West Africa. Love, community, tragedy, abuse … it’s all here in his...

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Just A Minute

Just A Minute

Collaboration with Dr. Wess Stafford (president emeritus of Compassion International) showing the power of an adult to make an enduring difference in a child’s life–for good or ill–in just a brief moment. This book is filled with dramatic stories from people famous to...

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Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire

Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire

Collaboration with Brooklyn Tabernacle pastor Jim Cymbala. His main point: We desperately need to put prayer back at the center of our lives, not out at the edges. “This book will drive you to your knees. Be prepared to be provoked but also greatly challenged. You can...

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Fresh Faith

Fresh Faith

Collaboration with Brooklyn Tabernacle pastor Jim Cymbala. His main point: If we’re going to pray at all, we had better pray with genuine faith, or it won’t do any good. Explains what faith is, as opposed to presumption. This book, the second in the “Fresh” trilogy,...

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Fresh Power

Fresh Power

Collaboration with Brooklyn Tabernacle pastor Jim Cymbala—the third book in the “Fresh” trilogy. His main point: Of all the things to pray for, at the top of the list needs to be the outpouring of the Holy Spirit. “My prayer is that this book will cause the church to...

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When God’s Spirit Moves

When God’s Spirit Moves

A six-session video course for small groups and classes in which Jim Cymbala (Brooklyn Tabernacle senior pastor) does the on-screen teaching (approximately 25 minutes per session), supported by my lesson strategy and participant materials (83-page action booklet)....

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You Were Made For More

You Were Made For More

This collaboration with Brooklyn Tabernacle pastor Jim Cymbala is about how God brings us into a greater “Promised Land” of service and blessing, based on the Old Testament books of Joshua, Judges, and Ruth. Lots of fascinating stories from the mean streets of New...

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When God Comes To Church

When God Comes To Church

Collaboration with Dr. Steve Gaines, pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis), who goes against the prevailing wind by saying we don’t need more slick programs and high-tech media in order to worship. What’s most critical is welcoming God into the center of our...

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More Than A Hobby

More Than A Hobby

With Hobby Lobby founder David Green. An inside look at how a man who barely finished high school built the largest privately owned arts-and-crafts franchise in the world. This book delves into why Hobby Lobby closes on Sunday (the best retail day of the week) … why...

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In the Presence of My Enemies

In the Presence of My Enemies

For a full year, Gracia Burnham and her missionary pilot husband, Martin, were held hostage in the southern Philippines by a vicious terrorist group called Abu Sayyaf (which has links to al-Qaeda). She got out alive; her husband did not. This book is her dramatic...

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