Recommended Resources: Top 5 Books for Thinkers

Contributed by: Phil Trotter, Diocese of Christchurch

Youth ministry text books for the thinkers and the scholars!

All these books can be borrowed from the John Kinder Theological Library via their online catalogue: firstly, become a member, and then request the title(s) you want. If the requested books are available, they will normally be sent to you the following day.

Alternatively, these books are available for purchase through Amazon and Book Depository (see the links provided below).

top5almostchristian

Almost Christian

What the Faith of Our Teenagers is Telling the American Church

by Kenda Creasy Dean

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top5revisitingrelational

Revisiting Relational Youth Ministry

From a Strategy of Influence to a Theology of Incarnation

by Andrew Root

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The Theological Turn in Youth Ministry

The Theological Turn in Youth Ministry

by Andrew Root and Kendra Creasy Dean

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Bonhoeffer as Youth Worker

Bonhoeffer as Youth Worker

A Theological Vision for Discipleship and Life Together

by Andrew Root

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The Godbearing Life

The Godbearing Life

The Art of Soul Tending for Youth Ministry

by Kendra Creasy Dean and Ron Foster

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