Published December 5, 2019

Christmas 2019 Edition—New Books from GLS Faculty

“Your strongest life is built through a continuous practice of designing moment by moment.” —Marcus Buckingham

Books make great gifts!

Honor your favorite leader this season with a new book from one of their favorite thought leaders. Check out these new titles released by Summit faculty alumni in 2019.



There Is More is about fulfilling the God-given mandate to maximize and expand the abundant potential in our lives--and giving Him all the glory.


Brian Houston (GLS 2015)

There is More: When the World Says You Can’t, God Says You Can

Released November12, 2019





Now Louie Giglio offers 100 more devotions about God and science that will expand the curiosity of your 6- to 10-year-olds.


Louie Giglio (GLS 2014)

How Great is Our God: 100 Indescribable Devotions about God and Science

Released November 5, 2019





From pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller comes a gorgeously packaged daily devotional that takes us on year-long journey into discovering the meaning of marriage.


Tim Keller (GLS 2009) and Kathy Keller

The Meaning of Marriage: A Couple’s Devotional

Released November 2, 2019





In Who Needs Christmas, Andy Stanley explains how the remarkable details of the Christmas story are what make it so believable. And he tells us why, after so many years, it took something unexpected to get people’s attention.

Andy Stanley (GLS 2017, 2013, 2010, 2006, 2003)

Who Needs Christmas/Why Easter Matters

Released October 29, 2019



From the New York Times bestselling author of Start With Why and Leaders Eat Last, a bold framework for leadership in today’s ever-changing world.


Simon Sinek (GLS 2018)

The Infinite Game

Released October 15, 2019




Beloved and bestselling author Bob Goff provides you with a year's worth of inspiring, unexpected, thought-provoking teaching that will prepare you for the day ahead.


Bob Goff (GLS 2013)

Live in Grace, Walk in Love: A 365-Day Journey

Released October 15, 2019





Tim and Kathy Keller's bestseller THE MEANING OF MARRIAGE looked at the human need for love and its expression in marriage. This new devotional, drawing on that book but consisting of all-new material, is a day-by-day devotional to help couples find God's wisdom as they navigate the complexities of married life.


Tim Keller (GLS 2009)

A Seal Upon the Heart: God’s Wisdom and the Meaning of Marriage

Released October 3, 2019



Liz writes Beginners Pluck.


Liz Bohannon (GLS 2019)

Beginner’s Pluck: Build Your Life of Purpose and Impact Now

Released October 1, 2019




Every day millions of people with high potential are frustrated and held back by incompetent leaders. New York Times bestselling leadership author John C. Maxwell knows this because the number one question he gets asked is about how to lead when the boss isn’t a good leader.


John C. Maxwell (GLS 2018, 2016, 2005, 1999, 1996)

How to Lead When Your Boss Can’t (or Won’t)

Released October 1, 2019



Adam Grant, the bestselling author of Give and Take, teams with his wife, Allison, to share the lighthearted tale of a gift in search of a giver--a classic in the making.

Adam Grant (GLS 2015) and Allison Sweet Grant

The Gift Inside the Box

Released October 1, 2019




This book deals with the articulation of a Pentecostal tradition of social concern. For Satyavrata, this involves integrating evangelism and social concern within a biblical framework, both in philosophical underpinning and practical ministry.


Ivan Satyavrata (GLS 2014)

Pentecostals and the Poor: Reflections from the Indian Context

Released September 19, 2019




Theologian Krish Kandiah had been a missionary, a youth worker and a pastor - but for all his Christian qualifications, he found himself lost in his relationship with God.


Dr. Krish Kandiah (GLS 2019)

The Greatest Secret

Released September 19, 2019




A deeply researched international history and analysis of how a divided world ended and our present world was fashioned, as the world drifts toward another great time of choosing.

Condoleezza Rice (GLS 2012)

To Build a Better World: Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonwealth

Released September 10, 2019





Bestselling author Bear Grylls is best known for his seven seasons on National Geographic's Man vs. Wild, his current NBC TV series, Running Wild with Bear Grylls, and his adventures climbing ice cliffs, running through forest fires, and parachuting from balloons.


Bear Grylls (GLS 2019)

Soul Fuel: A Daily Devotional

Released July 30, 2019




Undaunted- Daring to do what God calls you to do by Christine Caine


Christine Caine (GLS 2010)

Undaunted: Daring to Do What God Calls You to Do

Released May 7, 2019





Not Forsaken- Finding Freedom as Sons & Daughters of a Perfect Father by Louie Giglio


Louie Giglio (GLS 2014)

Not Forsaken: Finding Freedom as Sons & Daughters of a Perfect Father

Released May 7, 2019





The Moment of Lift- How Empowering Women Changes the World by Melinda Gates


Melinda Gates (GLS 2016)

The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World

Released April 23, 2019





Bishop TD Jakes writes Crushing- God Turns Pressure into Power.


Bishop T.D. Jakes (GLS 2018, 2016, 2010, 2004)

Crushing: God Turns Pressure into Power

Released April 16, 2019





Carly Fiorina writes Find Your Way- Unleash Your Power and Highest Potential.


Carly Fiorina (GLS 2014, 2012, 2009, 2007)

Find Your Way: Unleash Your Power and Highest Potential

Released April 9, 2019





Here is the thumbnail for Nine Lies About Work by Marcus Buckingham and Ashley Goodall book.


Marcus Buckingham (GLS 2017, 2007, 2004)

Nine Lies About Work: A Freethinking Leader’s Guide to the Real World

Released April 2, 2019





Horst Schulze writes Excellence Wins- A No-Nonsense Guide to Becoming the Best in a World of Compromise.


Horst Schulze (GLS 2015, 2016)

Excellence Wins: A No-Nonsense Guide to Becoming the Best in a World of Compromise

Released March 5, 2019





Turning the Flywheel- A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great by Jim Collins


Jim Collins (GLS 2015, 2012, 2010, 2006, 2003, 1997)

Turning the Flywheel: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great

Released February 26, 2019





The Way of the Warrior- An Ancient Path to Inner Peace by Erwin McManus


Erwin Raphael McManus (GLS 2018, 2011, 2003)

The Way of the Warrior: An Ancient Path to Inner Peace

Released February 26, 2019





Leadershift- The 11 Essential Changes Every Leader Must Embrace by John C Maxwell


John C. Maxwell (GLS 2018, 2016, 2005, 1999, 1995)

Leadershift: 11 Essential Changes Every Leader Must Embrace

Released February 5, 2019





Powerful Attitudes for a Successful Life by Dr Wayne Cordeiro


Wayne Cordiero (GLS 2006, 1999)

Powerful Attitudes for a Successful Life

Released January 22, 2019





The book cover of The Soul of a Team- A Modern-Day Fable for Winning Teamwork by Tony Dungy.


Tony Dungy (GLS 2010)

The Soul of a Team: A Modern Day Fable for Winning Teamwork

Released January 22, 2019





Power Moves- Lessons from Davos by Adam Grant


Adam Grant (GLS 2015)

Power Moves: Lessons from Davos Audiobook

Released January 3, 2019



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