Warren Bird
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Warren Bird

Warren Bird, Ph.D., is Vice President of Research and Equipping at ECFA.org (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability). Previously he was Research Director at Leadership Network.

He's an award-winning author/co-author of 31 books for pastors and church leaders, church boards, and seminary professors. Bird researches cutting-edge churches and works with their leaders to multiply their evangelistic and disciple-making impact.

He is widely recognized as one of the nation's leading researchers of megachurches, multisite churches, large church compensation and high-visibility pastoral succession. He also oversees the world's only active, sortable list of global megachurches at leadnet.org/world. Follow him on Twitter @warrenbird.

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    • Hero Maker

    • Five Essential Practices for Leaders to Multiply Leaders
    • By: Dave Ferguson, Warren Bird, J.D Greear - foreword
    • Narrated by: Mark Smeby, Gabe Wicks, John Behrens
    • Length: 6 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Learn how to bring real change to your church and community by developing the practical skills to help others reach their leadership potential. Discover how to activate gifts, help others take ownership, and develop a simple scorecard for measuring your kingdom-building progress....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Will you choose to be a hero make me too?

    • By M. Stefancic on 05-21-19

    Regular price: $21.67

    • The Emotionally Healthy Church

    • A Strategy for Discipleship That Actually Changes Lives
    • By: Peter Scazzero, Warren Bird
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 62

    This newly updated and expanded edition of the groundbreaking best seller The Emotionally Healthy Church features a fuller, deeper look at the six principles....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Concepts from a practitioner

    • By Mac Strong on 04-06-16

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Next: Pastoral Succession That Works

    • By: William Vanderbloemen, Warren Bird
    • Narrated by: Claton Butcher
    • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Every church and ministry goes through changes in leadership, and the issue is far bigger than the wave of pastors from the baby boomer generation who are moving toward retirement....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A must read if you are a pastor or leader

    • By Omer on 02-24-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • God Dreams

    • 12 Vision Templates for Finding and Focusing Your Church's Future
    • By: Will Mancini, Bird Warren
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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    God Dreams reveals a simple and powerful planning method that will bring energy and focus to your church like never before....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very helpful structure for churches

    • By Rich Thornton on 05-22-18

    Regular price: $22.74

    • Viral Churches: Helping Church Planters Become Movement Makers

    • Jossey-Bass Leadership Network Series
    • By: Ed Stetzer, Warren Bird
    • Narrated by: Adam Verner
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    A groundbreaking guide for multiplying the impact of church plants....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • I didn't finish it.

    • By Travis Ewton on 04-09-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Unleashing the Word

    • Rediscovering the Public Reading of Scripture
    • By: Max McLean
    • Narrated by: Max McLean, Warren Bird
    • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
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      5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    This audiobook explains how churches can train their laypeople to unleash the Word of God while reading the Scriptures....

    Regular price: $18.24

    • The Multi-Site Church Revolution

    • Being One Church in Many Locations
    • By: Geoff Surratt, Greg Ligon, Warren Bird
    • Narrated by: Rob Lamont
    • Length: 6 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    This book captures the story of a widespread movement of churches that are expanding their ministries to include multiple formats, venues, and locations....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Challenging Read!

    • By James M. Mutchler on 05-09-15

    Regular price: $21.67

    • A Multi-Site Church Roadtrip

    • Exploring the New Normal
    • By: Geoff Surratt, Greg Ligon, Warren Bird
    • Narrated by: Rob Lamont
    • Length: 7 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    The multi-site church movement is reshaping the way we do church. But how does it actually work? And is it right for your church....

    Regular price: $21.67

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