professional practice/development - CYM competence 6

A Listmania! list by B. BELL (London UK)
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The Faith of Generation Y (Explorations)
1.  The Faith of Generation Y (Explorations) by Sylvia Collins-Mayo
The list author says:
  "excellent research and reflections which will be shaping Christian Youth Work in the next few years"
£14.99   Used & New from: £4.91
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

When Kumbaya is Not Enough: Practical Theology for Youth Ministry
2.  When Kumbaya is Not Enough: Practical Theology for Youth Ministry by Dean Borgman
The list author says:
  "american youth ministry context but travels well. Dean Borgman's other books are well worth checking out as well"
Used & New from: £0.01

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Starting Right: Thinking Theologically About Youth Ministry (YS Academic)
3.  Starting Right: Thinking Theologically About Youth Ministry (YS Academic) by Kenda Creasy Dean
The list author says:
  "Accessible and practical, this book guides youth work practitioners through processes of theological reflection drawn from experience & research"
Used & New from: £1.87
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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God: A Guide for the Perplexed
4.  God: A Guide for the Perplexed by Keith Ward
The list author says:
  "Keith Ward's books have liberated my theological thinking in so many ways"
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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What the Bible Really Teaches: A challenge for fundamentalists: A Challenge to Fundamentalists
5.  What the Bible Really Teaches: A challenge for fundamentalists: A Challenge to Fundamentalists by Keith Ward
The list author says:
  "this book is so refreshing, embracing (not running away from) the often difficult issues raised when rooting your faith in the bible."
£9.99   Used & New from: £4.31
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Faith and Feminism: An Introduction to Christian Feminist Theology: 11 (Exploring Faith - Theology for Life)
6.  Faith and Feminism: An Introduction to Christian Feminist Theology: 11 (Exploring Faith - Theology for Life) by Nicola Slee
The list author says:
  "this is a brilliant and liberating introduction to feminist theology. last time I looked it was pretty expensive on amazon though :("
£17.00   Used & New from: £14.63

The Cambridge Companion to Liberation Theology (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
7.  The Cambridge Companion to Liberation Theology (Cambridge Companions to Religion) by Christopher Rowland
The list author says:
  "gives a good overview of the main streams of liberation theology which has resourced my theological reflections on youth work over the past few years"
£21.99   Used & New from: £14.99

Shalom: The Bible's Word for Salvation, Justice, and Peace
8.  Shalom: The Bible's Word for Salvation, Justice, and Peace by Perry B. Yoder
The list author says:
  "one of the most significant books to have shaped the way I understand my youth work. It paints a wonderful picture of wholeness which inspires my work almost daily"
Used & New from: £59.60
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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God Has A Dream: A Vision of Hope for Our Times
9.  God Has A Dream: A Vision of Hope for Our Times by Desmond Tutu
The list author says:
  "I have this on audiobook and have lost count of the number of times I've read it. Tutu's communicates the message of the gospel in a truly liberating and loving way. What an inspiration"
£7.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Re-thinking Christianity
10.  Re-thinking Christianity by Keith Ward
The list author says:
  "'Controversial, liberal, and confronting the principal questions facing Christianity today'"
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A Ray of Darkness
11.  A Ray of Darkness by Rowan Williams
The list author says:
  "because this is a collection of sermons each chapter is only a handful of pages long so it's easy to dip into. The depth of thos few pages is astounding though. especially enjoy the vocations talks"
£14.99   Used & New from: £1.81
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Working Against the Grain: Re-Imaging Black Theology in the 21st Century (Cross Cultural Theologies)
12.  Working Against the Grain: Re-Imaging Black Theology in the 21st Century (Cross Cultural Theologies) by Anthony G. Reddie
The list author says:
  "Black theology has become very important to me and my work and I particularly appreciate Reddie's work as it is written in a british context"
£19.99   Used & New from: £13.98
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Practical Theology in Action - Christian Thinking in the Service of Church and Society
13.  Practical Theology in Action - Christian Thinking in the Service of Church and Society by Paul Ballard
The list author says:
  "practical theology is a core discipline of a christian youth worker. This book offers a solid and substantial introduction"
£13.48   Used & New from: £2.94
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Praying Like A Woman
14.  Praying Like A Woman by Nicola Slee
The list author says:
  "a prayer book full of liberating perspectives drawn from often unheard experience and insight"
£9.99   Used & New from: £4.29
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Ambiguous Evangelism
15.  Ambiguous Evangelism by Dr Bob Mayo
The list author says:
  "less of the bible bashing approach: Ambiguous evangelism as an 'interest arouser' can provide the trigger points that will encourage people to enquire for themselves about the Christian faith"
£12.19   Used & New from: £0.01

VELVET ELVIS: Repainting the Christian Faith
16.  VELVET ELVIS: Repainting the Christian Faith by Rob Bell
The list author says:
  "there's some good sensible and accesible thoughts in here about how to do theological reflection"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

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The Orthodox Heretic: And Other Impossible Tales
17.  The Orthodox Heretic: And Other Impossible Tales by Peter Rollins
The list author says:
  "some wonderful parables that should stimulate and resource theological reflection"
£9.99   Used & New from: £1.71
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Re-enchanting Christianity
18.  Re-enchanting Christianity by Dave Tomlinson
The list author says:
  "what do we do when we give up on or don't accept the overly simplisitc teachings we've often been fed by evangelical christian leaders?"
£9.98   Used & New from: £0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Contemplative Youth Ministry: Practicing the Presence of Jesus with Young People
19.  Contemplative Youth Ministry: Practicing the Presence of Jesus with Young People by Mark Yaconelli
The list author says:
  "insights and practice resources drawn from research. I found this book very helpful indeed personally"
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.84
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Godzone: A guide to the travels of the soul
20.  Godzone: A guide to the travels of the soul by Mike Riddell
The list author says:
  "communicating the Christian faith story without using religious jargon. it's creative and provides depth to the often wordless practice of faith"
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