For those who know me, they know that I like free stuff. So when someone offers me a free book if I will blog about it, consider it done.
When that book is about something I am passionate about, and consider myself rather good at, (i.e. church administration), I am ready to dive in.
27 Tough Questions Pastors Ask: Everything But Preaching is a direct conversation from author Dick Hardy, www.thehardygroup.org, to every coachable pastor.
Some of the 27 Tough Questions include:
Written as a tightly worded executive summary, no time is wasted with back and forth philosophies and possibilities. “Here is what to do when _______ happens.”
I find myself wanting to rip some chapters out of the book and hand them to key staff and people in the congregation I pastor.
Perhaps I should buy a few more copies at Amazon or www.thehardygroup.org.