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Insourcing Bringing Discipleship Back to the Local Church

By Randy Pope
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.09 Stars

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On 10/13 Brian Swanson wrote: Outsourcing is something corporations do to cut costs and turn more profits. People on the receiving end of losing their job that’s been outsourced become resentful and feel inadequate. So along comes this book by Randy Pope about how making disciples has been outsourced to church programs, instead ... Make disciples or make programs to make disciples? - INsourcing book review #leadership

Brian's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/7 Friar Tuck wrote: Insourcing: Bringing Discipleship Back to the Local Churchby Randy Pope w/ Kitti MurrayISBN 978-0-310-49087-8ZondervanReviewed by Clint WalkerThere are a lot of books on the shelves for pastors and church leaders that focus on clear, measurable statistical models of success. They promise, if you follow ... Book Review on Insourcing by Randy Pope

Friar Tuck's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/4 Ken Patterson wrote: As a pastor of a growing congregation, there is no shortage of discipleship books I’ve read. Many are great and a few are ‘so-so’, however this book was extremely insightful! One of the problems faced with reading many books on discipleship is that each trumpets one model without sharing pros and cons of the others, ... REVIEW: Randy Pope’s “Insourcing: Bringing Discipleship Back to the Local Church”

Ken Patterson's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/30 The King's Son wrote: The world is changing, also is the way church is being done all over the world. INsourcing by Randy Pope is a book for pastors, church consultants or anyone interested in church growth and structure. It bares it all about what's working and what's not. In the pages of this book Pope uses Perimeter, the ... Randy Pope - Insourcing [Book Review]

The King's Son's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/25 Jon Keel wrote: Insourcing is a book on models of discipleship written by Randy Pope. It is written from experience and as such provides a valuable voice and insight when thinking about discipleship in your church context. I found the introduction which included an overview of popular and widespread model of discipleship ... Insourcing by Randy Pope

Jon's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/11 Andrew Finden wrote: Most churches have small / cell / home group bible studies, but “Are we excelling in making mature and equipped followers of Christ?” This is the question behind Randy Pope’s book on discipleship. Pope begins by evaluating the current and previous prevailing models (pastoral, influential, attractional ... So helpful, I bought a copy for my friend

Andrew's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/6 GracefullyOvercoming wrote: INsourcing: Bringing Discipleship Back to the Local ChurchBy Randy Pope with Kitti MurrayIn this book, Pope and Murray address discipleship. How do we disciple in the church? Are we missing our target? Do we know what our target is? What does a mature christian look like? Are we setting the bar high ... INsourcing

GracefullyOvercoming's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/1 rileyjlc wrote: While scanning through Booksneeze for my latest book, I spied Insourcing by Randy Pope. I read the little advertising for it: Too many of today’s pastors and leaders mistakenly think that thriving programs, lively worship services, and relevant preaching are adequate for developing people into the ... Modeling

rileyjlc's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/27 Heather wrote: This book came at a timely moment, 2 yrs into a new position, while still working for the first congregation( for 6 yrs), we were wondering where we were at, are we going the right direction, attendance has doubled so "now what?". I am sure this is common across the board no matter how long you have ... Book Sneeze- Insourcing

Heather's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/26 Sheila Edens-Brown wrote: Being a church Elder, I am always looking for resources that will help me in teaching discipleship. This book was very good and I found myself reading it twice. This book talks about Life-on-Life Missional Discipleship and some of the different models available. A relationship with Christ is needed ... INsourcing Bringing Discipleship Back to the Local Church by Randy Pope

Sheila's Rating:

4 Stars