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Allen, Tom 2005, “Postmoderns Value Authenticity, Not Authority”, Faithworks, Autumn.

Anon. 1997 [1975], A Course in Miracles: Combined Volume: Text, Workbook for Students and Manual for Teachers, Arkana.

Ashworth, Jacinta & Farthing, Ian 2007, Churchgoing in the UK: A Research Report from Tearfund on Church Attendance in the UK, Tearfund. Also at


Backhouse, Robert (ed) 1989, The Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius of Loyola, Hodder & Stoughton.

Baigent, Avril 2003, The Y Church Report, RC Diocese of Northampton:


Baker, Jonny & Gay, Doug 2003, Alternative Worship, SPCK.

Benedict, Ruth 1989 [1934], Patterns of Culture, Mariner Books.

Berger, Peter & Luckman, Thomas 1967, The Social Construction of Reality, Anchor Books.

Bible and Culture Collective, The 1995, The Postmodern Bible, Yale University Press.

Boje, David M. 1995, “Stories of the Storytelling Organization: A Postmodern Analysis of Disney as ‘Tamara-Land’”, Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 38, No. 4, pp. 997-1035. Also at http://cbae.nmsu.edu/~dboje/papers/DisneyTamaraland.html

Booker, Mike & Ireland, Mark 2003, Evangelism—Which Way Now?: An Evaluation of Alpha, Emmaus, Cell Church and Other Contemporary Strategies for Evangelism, Church House Publishing.

Brewin, Kester 2004, The Complex Christ: Signs of Emergence in the Urban Church, SPCK.

Brown, Dan 2003, The Da Vinci Code, Bantam.

Brueggemann, Walter 1993, Texts Under Negotiation: The Bible and Postmodern Imagination, Fortress Press.

Childers, Jana 1998, Performing the Word: Preaching as Theatre, Abingdon Press.

Cray, Graham et al 2004, Mission-Shaped Church: Church Planting and Fresh Expressions of Church in a Changing Context, Church House Publishing.

Croft, Stephen, et al 2005, Evangelism in a Spiritual Age, Church House Publishing.

Crowne, Roy and Muir, Bill 2003, The Art of Connecting, Authentic Lifestyle.

Currin, Jim 2006, Paradox in the Gospel, Grove Evangelism Series Ev74, Grove Books.

Davie, Grace 1994, Religion in Britain Since 1945: Believing Without Belonging, Blackwell.

Dodd, C. H. 1964, The Apostolic Preaching and Its Developments, Harper and Row.

Donovan, Vincent 1982 (1978), Christianity Rediscovered: An Epistle From the Masai, SCM Press.

Driscoll, Mark 2006, Confessions of a Reformission Rev.: Hard Lessons from an Emerging Church, Zondervan.

Duffy, Eamon 1992, The Stripping of the Altars: Traditional Religion in England 1400-1580, Yale University Press.

Dunne, J. D. G. 1998, The Theology of Paul the Apostle, T&T Clarke.

Dysinger, Luke 1990, “Accepting the Embrace of God: The Ancient Art of Lectio Divina”, Valyermo Benedictine, vol. 1, no. 1. http://www.valyermo.com/ld-art.html

Finney, John 1996, Finding Faith Today, Bible Society.

Finney, John 2004, Emerging Evangelism, Darton, Longman & Todd.

Florence, Anna Carter 2007, Preaching as Testimony, Westminster John Knox Press.

Foster-Harris, William 1959, The Basic Patterns of Plot, University of Oklahoma Press.

Freeman, Derek 1999, The Fateful Hoaxing of Margaret Mead: An Historical Analysis of Her Samoan Researches, Basic Books.

Frost, Michael & Hirsch, Alan 2003, The Shaping of Things to Come: Innovation and Mission for the 21st-Century Church, Hendrickson.

Gibbs, Eddie & Bolger, Ryan K. 2006, Emerging Churches: Creating Christian Community in Postmodern Cultures, SPCK.

Gleick, James 1987, Chaos: Making a New Science, Vintage.

Greenwood, Robin 1994, Transforming Priesthood: A New Theology of Mission and Ministry, SPCK.

Guigo II 1105, Letter of Dom Guigo the Carthusian to Brother Gervase, about the Contemplative Life (Scala Claustralium), trans. Julia Bolton Holloway, http://www.umilta.net/ladder.html

Hay, David & Hunt, Kate 2000, The Spirituality of People Who Don’t Go To Church, www.biblesociety.org.uk/exploratory/articles/hay99.doc

Hinton, Jeanne & Price, Peter 2003, Changing Communities: Church from the Grassroots, Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.

Hoffman, Banesh 1963, The Strange Story of the Quantum, Pelican.

Hollinghurst, Steve 2006, Coded Messages: Evangelism and the Da Vinci Code, Grove Evangelism Series Ev 73, Grove Books.

Howard, Roland 1996, The Rise and Fall of the Nine O’Clock Service: A Cult Within the Church?, Mowbray.

Hunter III, George 2000, The Celtic Way of Evangelism: How Christianity Can Win the West…Again, Abingdon Press.

Ingram, Doug 2004, Ecclesiastes: A Peculiarly Postmodern Piece, Grove Biblical Series B34, Grove Books.

Johnson, Jan 1998, Listening to God: Using Scripture as a Path to God’s Presence, Navpress.

Johnston, Graham 2001, Preaching to a Postmodern World: A Guide to Reaching Twenty-first Century Listeners, Baker Books.

Jones, Kirk Byron 2004, The Jazz of Preaching: How to Preach with Great Freedom and Joy, Abingdon Press.

Kimball, Dan 2003, The Emerging Church: Vintage Christianity for New Generations, emergentYS Books.

Kimball, Dan 2004, Emerging Worship: Creating Worship Gatherings for New Generations, emergentYS Books.

Lacey, Rob 2003, the street bible, Zondervan (republished as the word on the street in 2005)

Lacey, Rob 2006, the liberator, Zondervan.

Lamb, Rich 2000, Bible Discussion Strategies for Postmodern People, Intervarsity. At


Larson, Bruce & Osborne, Ralph 1970, the emerging church, Word Books.

Leach, John 2005, How to Use Symbol and Action in Worship, Grove Worship Series W184, Grove Books.

Lees, Janet 2007, Word of Mouth: Using the Remembered Bible for Building Community, Wild Goose Publications.

L’Engle, Madeleine 2001, Walking on Water: Reflections on Faith and Art, Shaw Books.

Lévi-Strauss, Claude 1966, The Savage Mind, Weidenfeld & Nicholson.

Lewis, Wyndham 1948, America and Cosmic Man, Nicholson & Watson.

Lings, George 2006, Discernment in Mission: Navigation Aids for Mission-shaped Processes, Encounters on the Edge No. 30, Church Army.

Lings, George 2007a, Café Church 1: Café-Style Church Worship, Encounters on the Edge No. 33, Church Army.

Lings, George 2007b, Café Church 1: Running a Community Café, Encounters on the Edge No. 34, Church Army.

Lomax, Tim & Moynagh, Michael 2004, Liquid Worship, Grove Worship Series W181, Grove Books.

Lowry, Eugene L. 2001, The Homiletical Plot: The Sermon as Narrative Art Form, Westminster John Knox Press.

Lyotard, Jean-François 1984, The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge, Manchester University Press.

Mann, Alan 2005, Atonement for a ‘Sinless’ Society: Engaging with an Emerging Culture, Paternoster.

McLaren, Brian 2001, A New Kind of Christian: A Tale of Two Friends on a Spiritual Journey, Jossey-Bass.

McLaren, Brian 2002, More Ready Than You Realize: Evangelism as Dance in the Postmodern Matrix, Zondervan.

McLaren, Brian 2003, The Story We Find Ourselves In: Further Adventures of a New Kind of Christian, Jossey-Bass.

McLaren, Brian 2004, A Generous Orthodoxy: Why I am a Missional, Evangelical, Post/Protestant, Liberal/Conservative, Mystical/Poetic, Biblical, Charismatic/Contemplative, Fundamentalist/Calvinist, Anabaptist/Anglican, Methodist, Catholic, Green, Incarnational, Depress-Yet-Hopeful, Emergent, Unfinished Christian, Zondervan.

McLaren, Brian 2005, The Last Word and the Word After That: A Tale of Faith, Doubt, and a New Kind of Christianity, Jossey-Bass.

McLaren, Brian 2006, The Secret Message of Jesus: Uncovering the Truth That Could Change Everything, W Publishing Group.

McLuhan, Marshall 1962, The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man, University of Toronto Press.

McLuhan, Marshall 1964, Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man, Routledge.

McQuillan, Paul 2004, “Youth Spirituality: A Reality in Search of Expression”, The Journal of Youth and Theology, November; also available in the Australian EJournal of Theology, February 2006, Issue 6, ISSN 1448 – 6326:


Mead, Margaret 2001 [1928], Coming of Age in Samoa: A Story of Adolescence and Sex in Primitive Societies, HarperCollins.

Miller, Mark 2003, Experiential Storytelling: (Re)Discovering Narrative to Communicate God’s Message, emergentYS.

Moltmann, Jurgen 1977, The Church in the Power of the Spirit: A Contribution to Messianic Ecclesiology, SCM Press.

Moynagh, Michael 2004, emergingchurch.intro, Monarch.

Murray, Stuart 2004, Post-Christendom: Church and Mission in a Strange New World, Paternoster.

Nietzsche, Friedrich 1871, The Birth of Tragedy,


Otto, Rudolph 1959 [1917], The Idea of the Holy; An Inquiry into the Non-rational Factor in the Idea of the Divine and its Relation to the Rational, trans. John W. Harvey, Penguin.

Pagitt, Doug 2003, Reimagining Spiritual Formation: A Week in the Life of an Experimental Church, emergentYS Books.

Partridge, Christopher 2004, New Religions, A Guide: New Religious Movements, Sects and Alternative Spiritualities, Oxford University Press.

Pattison, Stephen 2000, Shame: Theory, Therapy, Theology, Cambridge University Press.

Petersen, Eugene 2002, The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language, Navpress.

Propp, Vladímir 1968 (1928), Morphology of the Folktale, University of Texas Press.

Pullman, Philip 1998, Northern Lights (His Dark Materials Volume One), Scholastic Press.

Richter, Philip & Francis, Leslie 1998, Gone But Not Forgotten: Church Leaving and Returning, Darton, Longman & Todd.

Roberts, Paul 1999, Alternative Worship in the Church of England, Grove Worship Series W155, Grove Books.

Rollins, Peter 2006, How (Not) to Speak of God, SPCK.

Rosenau, Pauline 1992, Post-Modernism and the Social Sciences: Insights, Inroads and Intrusions, Princeton University Press.

Ross, Rick & Kleiner, Art 1994, “The Left-Hand Column” in Peter Senge et al, The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook: Strategies and Tools for Building a Learning Organization, Nicholas Brealey, pp. 246-250.

Savage, Sara; Collins-Mayo, Allison; Mayo, Bob & Cray, Graham 2006, Making Sense of Generation Y: The World View of 15- to 25-year-olds, Church House Publishing.

Seel, Richard 2000, “Culture and Complexity: New Insights into Organisational Change”, Organisations & People, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 2-9. The text can be found at: http://www.new-paradigm.co.uk/culture-complex.htm

Singlehurst, Laurence 2006, Sowing, Reaping, Keeping: People-Sensitive Evangelism, Inter-Varsity Press.

Spencer, Nick 2002, Beyond Belief?: Barriers and Bridges to Faith Today, London Institute of Contemporary Christianity.

Standing, Roger 2002, Preaching for the Unchurched in an Entertainment Culture, Grove Evangelism Series Ev58, Grove Books.

Standing, Roger 2004, Finding the Plot: Preaching in a Narrative Style, Ababcus.

Stewart, Ian 1990, Does God Play Dice: The New Mathematics of Chaos, Penguin.

Sunderland, Chris (ed) 2006, Well-Being, The Bible in Transmission, Winter, The Bible Society.

Sylvan, Robin 2005, Trance Formation: The Spiritual and Religious Dimensions of Global Rave Culture, Routledge.

Tarrant, Ian 2003, Scripture-Based Liturgies, Grove Worship Series W 175, Grove Books.

Tarrant, Ian & Dakin, Sally 2004, Labyrinths and Prayer Stations, Grove Worship Series W180, Grove Books.

Thomson, Jeremy 2003, Preaching as Dialogue: Is the Sermon a Sacred Cow?, (2nd ed), Grove Pastoral Series P 68, Grove Books.

Vanhoozer, Kevin J. 2003, “Scripture and Tradition” in Kevin J. Vanhoozer (ed), The Cambridge Companion to Postmodern Theology, Cambridge University Press.

Veblen, Thorstein 1899, The Theory of the Leisure Class, Dover Books.

Waldrop, Mitchell 1993, Complexity: The Emerging Science at the Edge of Chaos and Order, Viking.

Ward, Pete 2002, Liquid Church, Peabody, MA: Hendrickson & Carlisle: Paternoster.

Watson, John 2005, Shame: Biblical Reflections and Pastoral Advice on Living with Shame, Grove Pastoral Series P 101, Grove Books.

White, Paul 1958, Jungle Doctor's Fables, The Paternoster Press.

Willard, Dallas 1998, The Divine Conspiracy: Rediscovering our Hidden Life in God, London: Fount.

Wright, N. T. 1992, The New Testament and the People of God, London: SPCK.

Wright, N. T. 1996, Jesus and the Victory of God, London: SPCK.

Wright, Tom 2007, Surprised by Hope, London: SPCK.