Below is a list of books and websites that I believe can help you and your ministry. These resources are either recommended by my podcast guests or by myself. 

Before you look at these resources here is an important disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, which means that if you choose to make a purchase, I will earn a commission. This commission comes at no additional cost to you. I recommend them because they are helpful and useful, not because of the small commissions I make if you decide to buy something. Please do not spend any money on these products unless you feel you need them or that they will help you achieve your goals.

Books That Will Help with Outreach

Books That Will Help with Assimilation

Books That Will Help with Discipleship

Helpful Websites
Church Growth in a Box - Created by Hugh Plappert. At this writing, it costs $1.99 per month to subscribe. Hugh provides many outreach ideas and he creates for you all the materials necessary to promote and lead this outreach.
Church Marketing Sucks – Many articles and helps on the subject of church communication and marketing.
Effective Church Communications – By Yvon Prehn the author of two books listed above. She has a podcast, a blog, helpful resources, and a free newsletter.
The Navigators in The Philippines have a great website on outreach and discipleship. The URL is I suggest you check out the intentional discipleship pages at I also suggest you put the NavPlayBook App on your phone and explore all of its features. There is information in the app that is not on the website.