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Required Readings: 1. The Leadership Challenge, 3rd edition, by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2002. (398 pgs) 2. Leading Congregational Change: A Practical Guide for the Transformational Journey by Jim Herrington, Mike Bonem, and James H. Furr, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2000. (186 pgs) 3. A Work of Heart: Understanding How God Shapes Spiritual Leaders by Reggie McNeal, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2000. (192 pgs) 4. Leading with Soul: An Uncommon Journey of Spirit by Lee G. Bolman and Terrance E. Deal, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2001. (236 pgs) 5. After Our Likeness: The Church as the Image of the Trinity by Miroslav Volf, Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1998. (314 pgs) 6. Teach Your Team to Fish: Using Ancient Wisdom for Inspired Teamwork by Laurie Beth Jones, New York, NY: Three Rivers Press, 2002. (196 pgs) Suggested Readings: A bibliography of suggested readings will be provided during the course of the semester. We will begin with a basic list that I continue to develop. Each student will contribute from their own resources and a combined resource list will be provided to each student at the end of the semester

Publication Date

January 2005


Asbury Theological Seminary


Kentucky, CL614, Spring, Wilmore



CL 614 Leading Groups and Organizations