Diving Deeper with Summit 2019

Several of our speakers are authors who made presentations based upon their books, and we want to make these available to you for further study and reflection.

Use discount code summit19 on the ACU Press/Leafwood Publishers site to receive a 30% discount on your total purchase (through September 30, 2019). ACU Press books are noted with an asterisk (*).


Sunday Evening Student Presentation

Sex, Jesus, and the Conversations the Church Forgot by Mo Isom

Monday Theme Session

Wreck My Life: Journeying from Broken to Bold by Mo Isom

Tuesday Theme Session

*Between Two Trees: Our Transformation from Death to Life by Shane Wood


Songs of Sorrow, Songs of Joy: Seeking Racial Unity and Justice

Slavery’s Long Shadow: Race and Reconciliation in American Christianity by James L. Gorman (Editor), Jeff W. Childers (Editor), and Mark W. Hamilton (Editor)

Bringing the Generations Back Together: Forging an Intergenerational Ecclesiology

*InterGenerate: Transforming Churches Through Intergenerational Ministry by Holly Catterton Allen

House Rules: Innovative Leadership in a Challenging World

*House Rules: Insights for Innovative Leaders by Larry James

Spirit Shake-Up

*Poured Out: The Spirit of God Empowering the Mission of God by Leonard Allen

Tuesday Pathways

Beyond Red and Blue: Political Engagement and Religious Freedom

Freeing God’s Children: The Unlikely Alliance for Global Human Rights by Allen Hertzke

The Psalms in the Church’s Worship

Multiple books by Jason Byassee
Multiple books by Nancy DeClaisse-Walford
*Timeless: Ancient Psalms for the Church Today by R. Mark Shipp

Christian Faith and the Future of Work

Secret Faith in the Public Square: An Argument for the Concealment of Christian Identity by Jonathan Malesic

Churches: It’s Okay to Be Small

The Gifts of the Small Church by Jason Byassee

Discipleship in a Multicultural Society

Mosaic: A Ministry Handbook for a Globalizing World by Jared Looney and Seth Bouchelle

Wednesday Pathways

Comfort When the Shadow Falls: Encouraging the Dying and Those Affected by Grief

*Comfort When the Shadow Falls: Encouraging the Dying and Those Affected by Grief by Eddie Sharp and Cheryl Mann Bacon

Faithful and Fractured: Responding to the Clergy Health Crisis

Faithful and Fractured by Jason Byassee