LEAD FOR GOD'S SAKE - The Book!
We recommend many books, but there is one we want to highlight entitled, Lead For God’s Sake, by Todd Gongwer. His book and his words of encouragement have been life impacting!
Our FCA staff highly encourages coaches, teachers, those in leadership position, and anyone breathing to read this book! We have extra copies on hand for the next twenty people wanting a copy! Here is what others have said about this book:
“Powerful…I loved it! Can’t wait to share with my friends, colleagues and players. – Anna Welsh, Head Softball Coach, Bethel College, Indiana
“Lead... for God's Sake! is one of the BEST books I have ever read. As a teacher and coach it spoke loudly to me but as an individual it continues to move something deep inside my heart. I couldn't put this book down while I was reading it and now that I am finished I can't stop thinking about it. I am now working on leading for "GOD'S" sake!” -Kim Pepple, 5th grade teacher, girl's varsity soccer coach, boys varsity assistant tennis coach, Adrian, Michigan
“Most books you read and forget. This book does let you forget because it reaches more than your brain. It leaves an imprint upon your heart and soul.” -Paige and Dave Miller, track and cross country coach/teacher, Michigan
“[Lead…for God’s Sake!] is amazing…I think it touches everyone in some capacity. It is a must read for anyone who deals with people and is charged with leading others. –Tony Alford, Wide Receivers Coach, University of Notre Dame Football
“[Lead…for God’s Sake!] is a book I could not put down. Every parent, coach, manager, and leader should read it. I wish I had read it 30 years ago.” -Lou Holtz, College Football Hall of Fame Coach, ESPN Analyst
“Seldom have I found this kind of practical wisdom presented in such a delightful, engaging and compelling narrative. As a business leader, I found its “takeaways” right on target-touching life where the rubber meets the road. I wasn’t able to put it down. It’s that good!” -John D. Beckett Chairman, The Beckett Companies; Author, Loving Monday and Mastering Monday
“Lead…for God’s Sake! is the best book I have ever read! It is an incredible reminder of the gift that we have been given to lead and develop people in a positive way.” -Bubba Cunningham, Director of Athletics, University of Tulsa
“I could not put this book down. It transcends culture, gender, economics, and is something that anyone can relate to. What a message! Simplicity in Christ is the key to success." -Monty Williams, Head Coach, New Orleans Hornets
“Wow, great stuff. As I read I couldn’t stop thinking about all the coaches that would benefit from this book (as well as business and church leaders). I highly recommend this book for all coaches to read!" – Rex Stump, Area Director Northwest Ohio Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Ohio