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The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations-Paperback


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by Ori Brafman and Rob Beckstrom
Paperback Edition with a New Epilogue--mentioning Church Multiplication Associates!

The Starfish and The Spider explores what happens when starfish organizations take on spiders--such as the music industry vs. Napster, Kazaa, and the P2P services that followed. It reveals how established companies and institutions, from IBM to Intuit to the U.S. Government, are also learning how to incorporate starfish principles to achieve success.Find out:

  • How the Apaches fended off the powerful Spanish army for 200 years
  • The power of a simple circle
  • The importance of catalysts who have an uncanny ability to bring people together
  • How the Internet has become a breeding ground for leaderless organizations
  • How Alcoholics Anonymous has reached untold millions with only a shared ideology and without a leader

The Starfish and the Spider is the rare book that will change the way you understand the world around you. In addition, it has some keen insights for the church expanding organically and in a decentralized fashion.

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by Alan Hirsch & Darryn Altclass   In his bestselling missional book The Forgotten Ways, internationally known missional church expert Alan Hirsch offered a vision for the future growth of the church coming
by Malcolm Gladwell The Tipping Point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire. Just as a single sick person can start an epidemic of the flu, so

More Than A Sunday Faith

More Than A Sunday Faith

by Chris Suitt

Stop going to church and be the church every where you go! This brand new CMA resource will give every believer the “how-to’s” of becoming more like Jesus, a healthy faith, throughout the week; thus enabling them to reproduce healthy disciples.  More details here.

Cultivando

Cultivando una Vida para Dios

by Neil Cole

Brand new Spanish Translation in print of Cole's bestselling classic Cultivating a Life for God find out more

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Primal Fire

by Neil Cole

Primal Fire is a book that any Christian can read and find helpful in their calling to serve Jesus. It is a paradigm shifting work that will affect the way we understand ourselves and how we relate to one another in Christ's body...more

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Helpful teachings on many facets of organic church!

More than 40 different recordings from some of the finest practitioners in our movement...browse them all