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5 Books for Church Leaders in 2020

by Josh Breland


The cliche is true: leaders are readers. As the new year approaches, what will you read in 2020? Here are 5 books for church leaders to consider for 2020.

1. Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence for Every Believer – J. Oswald Sanders

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2. 9 Things a Leader Must Do: How to Go to the Next Level-And Take Others With You – Henry Cloud

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3. Measure What Matters: How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs – John Doerr

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4. The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever – Michael Stanier

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5. Leadershift: The 11 Essential Changes Every Leader Must Embrace by John C. Maxwell

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These are just a few recommended books for church leaders. I hope you find them helpful.

Josh Breland

Josh Breland helps church leaders win with data and church analytics at Churchlytics. He previously led the communications team as Director of Communication & Strategic Initiatives at College Park Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is married with three daughters. Connect with Josh on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links in the post above are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will add value to my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

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