Here are the links to the articles that I connected to on Facebook during the period of February 13-19, 2017. I encourage you to subscribe to these authors if you find their articles worthwhile.
Five Reasons to Recommend Books to Your Church Members (Jonathan Howe) “As a pastor or church leader, you obviously play an important role in the spiritual development of fellow church members. But you can also develop members personally through the simple act of recommending books to them on a regular basis.”
The Resuscitated Church (Thom S. Rainer) “What about churches? Can a church experience a similar miraculous recovery? Admittedly, I have only seen a few churches with the same story of resuscitation. But I have seen a sufficient enough number to make some concise observations.”