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Ford, Leighton

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Works: 169 works in 228 publications in 7 languages and 2,556 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Sermons 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BV3790, 253
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The Christian persuader by Leighton Ford( Book )
13 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Principles and methods of practical evangelism in the light of Biblical theology and present-day needs, directed to Christian ministers
The attentive life : discerning God's presence in all things by Leighton Ford( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Using the rich tradition of praying the hours, Ford will walk with you, helping you pay attention to God's work in you and around you throughout each day and in different seasons of your life. --from publisher description
One way to change the world by Leighton Ford( Book )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Transforming leadership : Jesus' way of creating vision, shaping values & empowering change by Leighton Ford( Book )
5 editions published between 1891 and 1994 in English and Korean and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Given our all-too-human feelings of inadequacy," Leighton Ford writes, "how can Jesus be taken as our leadership model? If he is unique, if he is the Son of God, does that not put him in a category which is light-years beyond us? And what relevance can a leader like that have for us?" In this inspiring book, Ford recognizes the doubts and weaknesses of leaders as well as their strengths and confidences. He does not saddle already-overburdened leaders with another set of impossibly demanding tasks. Instead, he calls his readers to recognize the unique and refreshing vision of leadership modeled by Jesus. Ford insists that Jesus' model of leadership does not paralyze, but empowers. "When I have false ideas of my strength, Jesus Christ exposes my incompetence," he writes. "When I feel totally beyond my depth, he provides for me God's enabling power." This is not another leadership how-to manual. It is a book for leaders who want to look anew, and thoroughly, at the powerful ministry of Jesus. Only so will they become leaders who create vision, shape values and empower change
Sandy, a heart for God by Leighton Ford( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Leighton Ford tells a story of uncertainty, hope, sorrow and joy as his oldest son, Sandy, faced a rare and life-threatening heart disease
Good news is for sharing by Leighton Ford( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
New man ... new world by Leighton Ford( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
The power of story : rediscovering the oldest, most natural way to reach people for Christ by Leighton Ford( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Meeting Jesus : 13 studies for individuals or groups by Leighton Ford( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
After you've met Jesus, you are never the same again. His teaching challenges your thinking. His compassion softens your heart. He turns your world upside-down -- then you discover you're right side up for the first time in your life. Leighton Ford leads you through thirteen studies in the four Gospels. A LifeGuide for anyone who wants a fresh look at Jesus. - Back cover
Letters to a new Christian by Leighton Ford( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Jesus: the transforming leader by Leighton Ford( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Meeting Jesus by Leighton Ford( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
In this Bible study, evangelist Leighton Ford leads you through thirteen studies from the four Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John) that will open your eyes anew--or for the first time--to Jesus Christ
Una iglesia emocionalmente sana : una estrategia para el discipulado que de veras cambia vidas by Peter Scazzero( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The secret power of evangelism by Leighton Ford( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Wo finde ich Gott? by Leighton Ford( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The emotionally healthy church : a strategy for discipleship that actually changes lives by Peter Scazzero( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"The newly updated and expanded edition of the groundbreaking bestseller The Emotionally Healthy Church, features a fuller, deeper look at the six principles contained in the original and includes a crucial, additional chapter: Slow Down to Lead with Integrity. New Life Fellowship in Queens, New York, had it all: powerful teaching, dynamic ministries, an impressive growth rate, and a vision to do great works for God. Things looked good -- but beneath the surface, circumstances were more than just brewing. They were about to boil over, forcing Peter Scazzero to confront needs in his church and himself that went deeper than he'd ever imagined. What he learned about the vital link between emotional health, relational depth, and spiritual maturity can shed new light on painful problems in your own church. In this revised and expanded edition of his Gold Medallion Award winning book, Scazzero shares refreshing new insights and a different and challenging slant on what it takes to lead your congregation to wholeness and maturity in Christ." --Publisher's description
Revolution um Himmels Willen. [One way to change the world by Leighton Ford( Book )
3 editions published in 1972 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sandy a heart for God by Leighton Ford( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The author shares the joy of his son's exceptional life and the pain of his untimely death
Byŏnhwa rŭl irŭk'i nŭn lidŏsip = Transforming leadership by Leighton Ford( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in Korean and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Rethinking the church : a challenge to creative redesign in an age of transition by James Emery White( file )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Why is it important to rethink the church' Today many leaders focus on how their ministries can be run more efficiently. But the foundational question, according to James Emery White, should be Why do we have this ministry' and then, Why do we do this ministry the way we do' Is it effective' Rethinking the Church helps pastors and lay leaders work through questions that must be answered if a church is to rethink evangelism, discipleship, ministry, worship, community, and the structure of the church. Break old molds, check assumptions, and be sensitive, says White. He uses the language and aims of "seeker-targeted" churches but urges readers not to tie themselves to any model without understanding the individual purpose of their church. Now thoroughly revised and expanded, Rethinking the Church contains more emphasis and key material on how to move from rethinking to transition. White blends biblical reflection and hands-on experience and uses the early church as described in the Book of Acts as the ultimate example
 
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Alternative Names
Ford, Leighton Frederick Sandys McCrea
Languages
English (74)
German (4)
French (3)
Danish (2)
Spanish (2)
Korean (2)
Chinese (1)
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