Here are some of our favorite books that you’ll find on the bookshelves of the Mobile Loaves & Fishes team:

A Spirituality of Fundraising
Henri Nouwen (Upper Room, 2011)

The Return of the Prodigal Son: A Story of Homecoming
Henri Nouwen (Image Books, 1994)

Can You Drink the Cup?
Henri Nouwen (Ave Maria Press, 2006)

Beyond Homelessness: Christian Faith in a Culture of Displacement
Steven Bouma-Prediger and Brian Walsh (Eerdmans, 2008)

Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears
Mark Batterson (Zondervan, 2011)

Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition
Christine Pohl (Eerdmans, 1999)

Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs,
Chapter 13: Batman’s Bad Call, pp. 168-186
Johann Hari (Bloomsbury, 2015)

Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion
Gregory Boyle (Free Press, 2011)

Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship
Gregory Boyle (Simon & Schuster, 2017)

Community and Growth
Jean Vanier (Paulist Press, 1979)

Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church
Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2005)

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t
Jim Collins (HarperBusiness, 2001)

Managing Ignatius: The Lunacy of Lucky Dogs and Life in the Quarter
Jerry E. Stahan (Broadway Books, 1999)

Radical Compassion: Finding Christ in the Heart of the Poor
Gary Smith (Loyola, 2002)

Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action
Simon Sinek (Portfolio, 2011)

The Leadership Challenge
James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner (Jossey-Bass, 2007)

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
Patrick Lencioni (Jossey-Bass, 2012)

The Advantage
Patrick Lencioni (Jossey-Bass, 2012)

The 5 Levels of Leadership: Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential
John C. Maxwell (Center Street, 2013)

Jesus on Leadership: Timeless Wisdom on Servant Leadership
Gene Wilkes (Tyndale, 1998)