Teaching Resources

This six-week message series is one option for our churches. The videos are available for your use in sermon preparation. A three week message series will be available on this page by April, 2017.

These videos summarize each of the BLESS rhythms. Use them for personal edification, to train your leaders, or to develop your own video messages for your church. 


These books develop the themes of BLESS. Use them for personal edification or to train your leaders.

  • The Art of Neighboring, Jay Pathak and Dave Runyon
  • FLESH, Hugh Halter
  • Next Door as It Is in Heaven: Living Out God’s Kingdom in Your Neighborhood, Brad Brisco and Lance Ford
  • Speaking of Jesus, Carl Medearis
  • Surprise the World: The Five Habits of Highly Missional People, Michael Frost
  • Neighborhood Initiative and the Love of God, Lynn Cory, Nadine Erickson, Dallas Willard
  • Small is Big Slow is Fast, Caesar Kalinowski

STORY Resources

A mobile friendly website developed by Roy Moran of Shoal Creek Community Church, Liberty, MO. It is full of great resources to help you lead “Discovery Groups” as you encourage people to consider the teachings of Jesus.