Each month, WaterBrook Multnomah gives readers a sneak peek into an upcoming title. See below for our most recent peek.
Straight Talk to Tomorrow’s Leaders.
The Next Generation Leader has been challenging young Christians eager to learn, grow, and lead in ministry or in the marketplace since its original release in 2003. Now with an all-new look, this repackaged version continues to advance the mission of the first release. Mentoring young leaders as they face the unique issues of a changing world has been pastor and bestselling author Andy Stanley’s passion for more than a decade. Here he shares material from his leadership training sessions, developed to address essential leadership qualities such as character, clarity, courage, and competency. This is the perfect guide for any new leader—or for the mentor of a future leader!
Good People Go to Heaven…Don’t They?
Surely there’s more than one way to get to heaven? Bestselling author Andy Stanley addresses this popular belief held even among Christians.
Click here to download the first chapter of How Good Is Good Enough (Easter/6-Pack)
When You Talk, Are People Changed?
Whether you speak from the pulpit, podium, or the front of a classroom, you don’t need much more than blank stares and faraway looks to tell you you’re not connecting. Take heart before your audience takes leave! You can convey your message in the powerful, life-changing way it deserves to be told. An insightful, entertaining parable that’s an excellent guide for any speaker, Communicating for a Change takes a simple approach to delivering effectively. Join Pastor Ray as he discovers that the secrets to successful speaking are parallel to the lessons a trucker learns on the road. By knowing your destination before you leave (identifying the one basic premise of your message), using your blinkers (making transitions obvious), and implementing five other practical points, you’ll drive your message home every time!
Focus on the Family’s The Boundless Show will be celebrating it’s 200th Episode on December 1st, 2011, featuring an interview with Andy Stanley discussing his newest book, Enemies of the Heart. In addition, a video contest with prizes that include give-a-way copies of Stanley’s popular book, is also featured. Click here for more details!
Andy Stanley author of Enemies of the Heart, is featured in CNN’s Belief Blog discussing greed, one of the four emotional forces discussed in his book that compel people to act in undesirable ways, sometimes against their will. To read more click here.
Is your occupation also your preoccupation?
Let’s face it. With all the demands of the workplace and all the details of a family it’s only a matter of time before one bumps into the other. And many of us end up cheating our families when the commitments of both collide. In this practical book, Andy Stanley will help you establish priorities and boundaries to protect what you value most.
Are you being sabotaged by your emotions?
Andy Stanley offers fresh biblical direction to help you overcome the destructive emotions of guilt, anger, greed, and jealousy that can control your heart.
Make decisions with confidence.
God has a wonderful and fulfilling vision for your life. Yet determining God’s will can be a difficult process, especially when you need to make a decision quickly! Designed for small groups or personal study, this companion study guide to the Discovering God’s Will DVD will take you through the important steps of decision making: Pursuing God’s will Seeking counsel from others Learning to use discernment Understanding the mind of God through Scripture.
You are about to be introduced to a single question that will revolutionize the way you make decisions. In this ground-breaking book, Andy provides you with a filter through which to evaluate every decision in every arena of your life. As you are about to discover, the Best Question Ever will bring clarity to decisions involving your finances, your love life, your schedule, even your career.
Make 2011 Your Best Year Spiritually
On Sale December 14, 2010