Recently I wrote an email to a pastor friend, it included these sentences:
“For years I have urged Pastors and leaders to read beyond their usual. We are in unusual times and to be effective today we need to rethink. The reading we do needs to help us understand others – how they view culture, reality, truth. To quote J Richard Middleton and Brian Walsh, ‘truth is stranger than it used to be.’ There is a tectonic plate shifting of culture and western Christianity. It is in this atmosphere that we are called to lead.”
But I want to spin this a little differently than you are imagining – and recommend two important reads for the month of November.
It begins with Erin Meyer’s book, The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business ….. with the additional subtitle of: How People Think, Lead and Get Things Done. Read more!