Book Summaries

This page includes links to leadership book summaries and study guides. Dates indicate date of last update to file.

  • Book summary = Key points from a book. These can help you decide if the book is likely to be helpful to you.
  • Study guide = Discussion questions to help you unpack the book. Each person in your group will need a copy of the book. The guide may also contain exercises and self-assessment tools.

Boundaries-guide, Cloud, Townsend 2015-09-17

Building a Leadership Development Culture-summary, Lake 2015-09-17

Contagious Generosity-summary, Willard, Sheppard 2015-09-17

Courageous Leadership-guide, Hybels 2015-09-17

Cracking Your Church’s Culture Code-summary, Chand 2016-01-31

Crucial Conversations-guide, Patterson, Grenny 2015-09-17

Death by Meeting-summary, Lencioni 2016-05-02

Deep and Wide-summary, Stanley 2015-09-17

Developing the Leaders Around You-guide, Maxwell 2015-09-17

Emotional Intelligence 2.0-summary, Bradberry, Greaves  2016-09-13

Exponential-summary, Ferguson 2015-09-17

Five Dysfunctions of a Team-guide, Lencioni 2015-09-17

5 Levels of Leadership-summary, Maxwell 2017-07-04

Funded and Free-summary, Graham, Sangl 2015-09-17

Gaining by Losing-summary, Greear 2015-12-27

Good to Great-guide, Collins 2015-09-17

Good to Great and the Social Sectors-summary, Collins 2016-04-24

Habitudes for Communicators-summary, Elmore 2015-09-17

I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist-summary, Geisler, Turek 2015-09-17

Influencer-guide, Grenny, Patterson 2015-09-17

Kingdom Come-summary, McNeal 2016-06-05

Laws of Leadership, 21 Irrefutable-guide, Maxwell 2015-09-17

Laws of Teamwork, 17 Indisputable-guide, Maxwell 2015-09-17

Lead Like Jesus-guide, Blanchard, Hodges 2015-09-17

Leadership Ellipse-guide, Fryling 2015-09-17

Overcoming the Dark Side of Leadership-summary, McIntosh, Rima 2015-09-30

Practice of the Presence of God-guide, Brother Lawrence 2015-09-17

Sacred Pathways-summary, Thomas 2015-11-06

Spiritual Leadership-guide, Blackaby 2015-09-17

Spiritual Leadership-guide, Sanders 2015-09-17

Tactics-summary, Koukl 2015-09-18

Teams That Thrive-summary, Hartwig, Bird  2016-06-20

Thanks for the Feedback-guide, Stone, Heen 2015-09-18

The Servant-guide, Hunter 2015-09-17

Words to Winners of Souls-guide, Bonar 2015-09-18

You’re in Charge:Now What?-guide, Neff, Citrin 2015-09-18