Books & Articles

Books: The Basics

Ori Brafman & Rod Beckstrom The Starfish and the Spider
Neil Cole

Organic Church
Search & Rescue

Alan Hirsch

The Forgotten Ways
The Shaping of Things to Come: Innovation and Mission for the 21 Century Church

Frank Viola Pagan Christianity

Books: Getting Deeper

Mark Batterson

Wild Goose Chase

Dennis Bickers Intentional Ministry in a not-so-Mega Church
Gregory Boyd & Al Larson Escaping the Matrix
Francis Chan Crazy Love
Neil Cole

Church 3.0
Organic Leadership

Tom Clegg & Warren Bird Missing in America
Dave & Jon Ferguson Exponential
Michael Frost & Alan Hirsch RE-Jesus: A Wild Messiah for a Missional Church
David Garrison Church Planting Movements
Dave Gibbons The Monkey and the Fish
Pete Greig & Dave Roberts Red Moon Rising
Darrell L. Guder (Editor) Missional Church: A Vision for the Sending of the Church in North America
Hugh Halter & Matt Smay Tangible Kingdom
Bill Hull The Complete Book of Discipleship
David Platt Radical
Reggie McNeal The Present Future
David Murrow Why Men Hate Going to Church
Bruce Nuffer The Kingdom Experiment
Floyd L. Schwanz Follow the Leader: Jesus with a Small Group
Wolfgang Simson Houses that Change The World


Please note: These articles, like books, should challenge our thinking. Not everything written in these articles are the views of the NOCN. However, if read critically, they will challenge our thinking and aid in the advancement of the kingdom.