During the past thirty five years, few people have shaped evangelicals’ vision for the church as decisively as Bill Hybels. And, after thirty five. In Axiom: The Language of Leadership, author Bill Hybels divulges the ‘Fight for Your Family’)Axiom brokers accessible wisdom from one leader’s journey. Bill Hybels started Willow Creek Community Church in It is probably the most influential church in the United States and also one of the.

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Bill Hybels does a great job of sharing leadership principles that are unforgettable and ones I wish I would have applied in the past. I’ve listened to hundreds of hours of his material and count him among those who’ve influenced my thinking. This is a book worth many times its retail price; the many many gems gleamed from years of experience and the related tears and pain are now available through an extremely engaging presentation.

It’s a great resource of leadership insights from a great leader.

This is a book full of modern day proverbs or Axioms that Bill Hybels has learned in his ministry with Willow Creek. There’s a lot to like about this book.

An exellent book that I truly enjoyed. Nov 14, Emil Bredahl rated it it was amazing. Each proverb basically stands on its own, so there isn’t a connecting theme throughout the book. If you wish for a resource that is simple and succinct, this book would be ideal.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. For those in front lines Kingdom Work, I cannot recommend this book highly enough. To ask other readers questions about Axiomplease sign up. True, he mentions these things, but the reader will have nybels decide which gets the priority.


Jan 10, Stephen Tan rated it it was amazing. Open Preview See a Problem?

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Sometimes whole visions live or die on the basis of the words the leader chooses for articulating that vision. When I heard him talk about it If you would like to bless a leader Simply brilliant. Since my first encounter with Hybels aroundI’ve been a student and fan. This is in my Top 5 of all-time favorite leadership aziom.

Jul 26, Taylor Reavely rated it liked it Shelves: I would recommend it for anyone in hyebls. I don’t know that I learned new things so much as I had core beliefs reinforced.

Axiom brokers accessible wisdom from one leader’s journey, as well as emboldens you to nail down the reasons why you lead like you lea Are We Hill Having Fun? Not only does Bill have a passion for the local church but also a passion for business and mentorship.

Dec 30, Jeff rated it it was amazing Shelves: The man is fired up about, I think just three things the local church, evangelism and leadership well possibly sailing as well but he’s not written a book on wxiom yet.

Book Review: Axiom By Bill Hybels

I walked right past this on the book table, thinking Hybels had run out of things to say and settled on rehashing little tidbits. Jan 11, Chris rated it really liked it Shelves: If I were responsible for staff management at a church, it would be a must-read during any new staffer’s probationary period as well as a year’s worth of ice-breakers in our staff meetings. Hybels writing style is not enjoyable.


Books on my shelf waiting to be read: Though readable, it’s often boring. I’m sure a pastor or some other person actually in leadership at the church might have a completely different view.

I thought it would be just “ok”. Want to Read saving…. Utilizing contemporary music, the arts, relevant teaching from the Bible, and a small-groups community focus that has revolutionized how people experience community in the local church, Willow Hybel has grown to more than 25, attendees, one of the largest churches in North America—and one of the most influential.

I do realize that there has been some controversy with Bill Hybels and his leadership recently. Powerful Leadership Proverbs is a poorly named, but otherwise good book.

You may find the need to pause and ponder and pray and this book really allowed me to take it at my own pace, to absorb the rich lessons that Bill Hybels wanted to share out of his numerous years in ministry and in following God. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

I would highly recommend this book! The masterful juxtaposition of Christian ethical leadership principles and Secular profit-driven growth strategies, is the ultimate win-win and undoubtedly, divinely inspired. He hyvels the creator of the Global Leadership Summit.

Bill Hybels is a church leader so he writes from the perspective of leading churches and worldwide ministries however, his insights are applicable for leadership in all areas.