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Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
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The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan
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The Next Christendom by Philip Jenkins
The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity
by Philip Jenkins
recommended to Caroline by: Jean Nevills gave me Jenkins' Atlantic Monthly article.
recommended for: Anyone interested in church history, the global church, or missions.
read in January, 2004
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Jenkins reports on the shift in the Christian "center", from the US and Europe at the beginning of the 1900s, to Africa, Asia and South American by the end of the century. It is a combination of recession in the Global North and growth in the Global...more
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Exiles by Michael Frost
Exiles: Living Missionally in a Post-Christian Culture
by Michael Frost
recommended to Caroline by: I heard Michael Frost speak.
recommended for: Any Christian or spiritual seeker who isn't entirely satisfied with religious life today.
read in September, 2007
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For a while I've been thinking that Christians need to stop trying to get back to the "good old days" when being Christian was considered the norm and when Judeo-Christian values were more consciously reflected in our culture. This book gave me ways...more
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Good to Great by Jim Collins
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't
by Jim Collins
recommended to Caroline by: My boss, Bill Young
recommended for: Leaders in any organization. People who want to keep growing and improving their effectiveness.
read in March, 2007
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This is a book about business and for business leaders, but it is applicable in many more areas of life. Certainly in the non-for-profit world. Even, I think, in the personal world.

The author did a careful job of finding a group of companies for a c...more
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The Post-American World by Fareed Zakaria
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The World Is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman
The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century
by Thomas L. Friedman
recommended to Caroline by: My boss, Bill Young
recommended for: Anyone concerned about economics, world politics, education, ecology.
read in July, 2008
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Friedman collected information from hundreds of other people, added his own thinking and wrote a fantastic description of the paradigm shift we're in the middle of (sometimes lost in the middle of). I long for political leadership to start thinking i...more
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