In a world where kids are known by a number on a jersey, digits on a car pool tag, and random usernames, we need more adults who will stop and take the time to know them personally. It’s Personal revisits the story of Zacchaeus and Jesus’ simple model for how to be personal. Taking the time to answer the five questions in this book for a kid or teenager could radically change someone’s faith, maybe even yours.
by Virginia Ward, Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy
When Relationships Matter
Connecting kids and teenagers to a consistent leader who believes in God and believes in them is something the church can do that nothing else in culture does. When Relationships Matter explores three values and nine practices that will help you create and improve your small group strategy. Best practices, training tips, and real-life stories from ministry leaders across the country—this book has what you need to create an effective small group culture in your church.
by Reggie Joiner, Kristen Ivy and Tom Shefchunas