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These Christian life coaching and life purpose discovery materials will help you coach others to find and fulfill their unique destiny.

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christian life coaching handbookA Leader's Life Purpose
A Handbook and Workbook for Christian life coaching

Blueprint for Life
A life purpose tool with assessments, CDs, a workbook and more.

dreamculturethumb.jpg Dream Culture: Bringing Dreams to Life
Price: $15.00
By Andy and Janine Mason
167 pages

Look Inside! Read the first chapter free!

What would it be like to live in a community where everyone was empowered one to live out their dreams? Dream Culture is about activating us to dream God-dreams, and about helping leaders build cultures where people are encouraged to dream, risk and do the impossible.

Coaches Andy and Janine Mason have circled the globe to follow their own calling, and use that experience to help you live yours. Focusing on God's imperative to be a dreamer, the foundation beliefs necessary to live a dream life and ways to overcome obstacles we face, this book is a great life purpose tool for coaches. Coaching questions, dream activations and powerful stories show how to turn ideas into action steps and develop an intentional lifestyle that brings dreams to life.

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drreammanagerthumb.jpg The Dream Manager
Price: $19.95
By Matthew Kelly
Hardcover, 158 pages

In the style of Patrick Lencioni's leadership fables, Kelly explains how taking an interest in peoples' dreams is good business. The Dream Manager is about a company that hires coaches to help deal with high turnover--by creating a "Dream Manager" position to help employees find and follow their dreams. It's a great example of how coaching can be used at an organizational level instead of just with a few individuals. It's a great introduction to coaching for managers and business leaders, and an inspiring read for coaches who want to build a coaching culture in organizations.

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lilisten-to-my-lifethumbnailnew.jpg Listen to My Life
Price: $39.99
Maps for Recognizing and Responding to God in My Story
By Sibyl Towner and Sharon Swing

40 pages, 11" x 17" format
Facilitator's Guide makes offering a workshop or class using the material a snap.

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lilisten-to-my-lifethumbnailnew.jpg Listen to My Life Facilitator's Guide (Download)
Price: $9.95
By Rebecca Madden
PDF download, 37 pages

This Facilitator's Guide allows a life coach to lead a life mapping group experience. Built around the eight visual maps in Listen to My Life, this Guide offers 11 session outlines (some are designed to be repeated more than once) divided into sections on Life Stories, Reviewing My Days and Valleys, Desires and Rhythms. The sections can be done as separate experiences or strung together to created a longer course. A handout and facilitator's outline is included for each session, along with hints on setting up and making the most of the course.

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aleaderslifepurposeworkbookthumb.jpg A Leader's Life Purpose: Workbook

by Tony Stoltzfus
162 pages, large format

Look Inside! Read the Introduction and table of contents

This Workbook (a companion to the Christian Life Coaching Handbook) provides coaching clients with an introduction to life purpose discovery, plus over 60 reflection exercises for finding your destiny. The reader walks through a four-part model of life purpose (Design, Passion, Preparation and Calling), identifies the destiny clues in each area, and then combines them into life mission, life purpose and life vision statements. Covering everything from personality type to value statements to life messages, this book is a wonderful resource for the life coaching process. You can even use it to offer life purpose courses or workshops in your church with our life purpose course outlines.

A Leader's Life Purpose: Workbook - $16.99
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A Leader's Life Purpose Bundle--Handbook + Workbook - $40.98 - $36.98 On Sale!   

tonylifepurposebundlethumb.jpg Tony Stoltzfus Life Purpose Bundle
Price: $86.96 - $73.99 On Sale!
Four great titles at a discount price from popular author and coach trainer Tony Stoltzfus.

This package is a great fit for any coach who works with life purpose and destiny discovery:

The Christian Life Coaching Handbook is an in-depth guide to coaching calling and destiny discovery. Packed with advanced techniques, sample coaching dialogs and 60 life purpose discovery exercises, this book provides a biblically-grounded approach to purpose. The companion Workbook includes just the exercises and descriptive text--a perfect tool for clients who want to work at destiny discovery. And The Calling Journey adds a whole new dimension to life coaching, by explaining the developmental process leaders go through as they move toward their call. This timeline tool lets you visually graph a person's calling journey, understand God's growth agenda at different stages in life and coach in the way that is most effective for that stage.

This bundle also includes the two-disc Coaching Transitions audio CD set, which explains the stages of life transitions and offers a set of powerful coaching techniques for walking with leaders through these uncomfortable but productive seasons of life.

We've bundled these coaching resources together at a price you won't find anywhere else. And click here to see more great discount bundles from Coach22.

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leadershipcoachingbundlethumb.jpg Leadership Coaching + Leadership Coaching Live Bundle
Price: $59.98 - $53.98 On Sale!
Book plus 4-disc audio set
by Tony Stoltzfus


Look Inside! Read the first chapter free!

This special bundle includes Leadership Coaching--the best how-to book available for learning Christian coaching--plus Leadership Coaching Live, the comapnion disc audio set. Produced by a top Christian coach trainer, these resources are filled with practical tools and application exercises that teach you the nuts and bolts of how to coach.

For more info on these products, view the Leadership Coaching book item or the Leadership Coaching Live! CD set.

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discassessmentthumb.jpg DISC Assessment and Report
Price: $57.00 - $38.99 On Sale!
View Sample Report

The Extended DISCģ Assessment from Coach22 is a great tool as well as a great bargain. You take a scientifically-validated on-line assessment, from which you will receive a personalized 25-page report on your DISC type. The report tells you what motivates your type, what energizes and de-energizes you, what kind of work environment you flourish in, and much more. Interpretation instructions and action items are also included to help you make the most of what you learn about your personality type. If you want to become more self-aware about your innate Design, this DISC tool does the trick.

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callingdiscoveryworkshopthumb.jpg Calling Discovery Workshop | Presenter's Package
Price: $29.99 - $19.99 On Sale!
by Tony Stoltzfus
Complete Presenter's Package with PowerPoints--Electronic Download

Offer a life purpose discovery course to your church or team with the new Calling Discovery Workshop Presenter's Package. This new open source workshop from Coach22 provides eight interactive sessions with PowerPoints that lead people to discover and clearly articulate God's call on their lives. Built around A Leader's Life Purpose Workbook by well-known life coach Tony Stoltzfus, you'll cover what calling is, common misconceptions about call, creating a Revelation Journal, identifying your life messages, profiling the audience you are called to reach and more. The experience culminates in creating a personal life purpose statement.

This Presenter's Package includes everything you need to offer the course:

  • Complete Presenter's Outlines with explanatory comments, keyed to the Workbook
  • A 55-slide animated PowerPoint presentation
  • A sample workshop schedule
  • A customizable, color E-Brochure for promoting your course

The Open Source format (Electronic Download) means you can offer the course royalty free and customize it to suit your needs. Please note: this is not a self-study course, but a set of resources for offering a course to others.

Calling Discovery Workshop | Presenter's Package - $29.99 - $19.99 On Sale!   

thepowerofpurposethumb.jpg The Power of Purpose
Price: $13.95
by Peter S Temes
304 pages

In this book about on-purpose living and fulfillment, Peter S. Temes draws on great thinkers from Augustine and Aristotle to Emerson and Mother Teresa to build the case that lasting fulfillment comes from serving others, not self. If you are looking for an erudite book on purpose that goes beyond shallow self-help and personal fulfillment, this volume is a great choice for reorienting business or life coaching clients. Temes treats themes like the choosing when to change the world and when to adapt to it, the competitive advantage of building a business on serving others, ambition vs. greed, and much more.

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christiancoachingthumb.jpg Christian Coaching (2nd Edition)
Price: $27.99
by Dr. Gary R. Collins
Hardcover, 416 pages
(Review of 1st edition)

Dr. Gary R. Collins, a well-known author in the field of counseling, takes the successful principles of coaching and gives them a God-centered application. Broader in scope than either mentoring or discipling, Christian coaching helps people find Godís vision for their lives and learn to live accordingly.

Through stories, insights, and interviews with influential coaches, Collins presents a model of Christian coaching. The principles can be used to bring vision, passion and a sense of purpose to your own life, as well as equip you to guide others. You may want to become a professional coach or simply use coaching in your personal ministry or church. Christian Coaching will help you learn the characteristics of an effective coach, how to build those characteristics into your life, and how to coach and lead others with the same leadership style Jesus demonstratedóservant leadership.

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thepaththumb.jpg The Path
Price: $13.95
Creating Your Mission Statement for Life and Work
by Laurie Beth Jones

249 pages

In a world in which we are forced to make daily decisions that lead us either closer to or further from our goals, no tool is as valuable in providing direction as a mission statement -- a brief, succinct, and focused statement of purpose that can be used to evaluate and refine all our activities.

The Path provides inspiring and practical advice to lead you through every step of defining and fulfilling your mission. With more than ten years' experience in assisting groups and individuals, Jones offers clear, step-by-step guidance that help you create a mission statement in a matter of hours rather than a month or years.

Rich with humor, exercises, and case histories, The Path is essential listening for anyone seeking a lighter, clearer way in the world.

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coachingtransitionsthumb.jpg Coaching Transitions
Price: $26.99
by Tony Stoltzfus
Audio Sessions (127 minutes) plus handouts and exercises

Listen to a Clip!

Major transitions are often seasons of frustration, difficulty and loss. The in-between times when we've lost the old thing and haven't yet moved into the new are difficult to navigate. How do you coach a leader through a major transition?

This two-disc coach training set from master trainer Tony Stoltzfus demonstrates transformational coaching techniques for helping coachees engaging God's purposes for their growth in major life transitions. Starting with the idea that in transitions God births in you the character needed to reach your destiny, Tony shows how to connect times of suffering and difficulty to God's purposes, with several powerful Christian coaching tools based on Romans 8:28. This CD set provides teaching on understanding transitions, plus advanced Christian coach training for aspiring or practicing coaches. Handouts and exercises are included.

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becomingacoachingleaderthumb.gif Becoming a Coaching Leader
Price: $19.95
by Daniel Harkavay
210 pages, hardback

This must-read book by Christian business coach Daniel Harkavay (the CEO of Building Champions and Ministry Coaching International) lays out the idea that fulfillment and success for managers or execs comes from investing in your people and their destinies. He also explains his 4-part executive / life coaching system. It starts with defining a personal life plan, then a business vision, a business plan, and final drills down to priority management. Copies of a number of Harkavay's coaching tools are available on-line so you can use them, too. This book is a great tool for any Christian business coach who works with managers, executives or entrepreneurs.

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graphics/cowardsguidetoconflictthumb.jpg The Coward's Guide to Conflict
Price: $16.95
Empowering Solutions for Those Who Would Rather Run Than Fight
by Tim Ursiny, Ph.D.

282 pages

As a coach, you'll be called on often to help your clients sort through and effectively face their conflicts at work and at home. This down-to-earth book, written from a coaching perspective, provides practical tools and language for dealing with conflict in a healthy way.

Learn how to deal with conflict with skill and confidence with the help of coach, author and psychologist Tim Ursiny. You'll learn to identify your own conflict style (as well as the style of your coaching clients), motivate yourself to face conflict, and learn tools strategies to succeed in these difficult conversations. Tim also teaches you how to avoid the top 10 mistakes made when dealing with upset people.

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coachingvisionariesthumb.jpg Powerful Questions: Coaching Visionaries

by Tony Stoltzfus
Audio Sessions (77 minutes) plus handouts and transcriptions in Enhanced CD format

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Powerful Questions: Coaching Visionaries offers advanced skills training for aspiring leadership coaches or those who are already certified. This disc includes input on several advanced techniques for coaching leaders toward a vision. Each skill is then demonstrated in extended, live coaching sessions, with leaders who dream about changing the world.

Visionaries often get stuck in the pursuit of their dreams when they come up against the limitations of their own strengths and weaknesses. You'll earn to coach visionaries around these obstacles with three powerful asking approaches that remove limitations:

- A Strengths Inventory helps the leader think through what they bring to the visionary task and where they need help.
- Crafting Your Ideal Role lets a visionary create a role that really fits and bring others into the areas they are made to do.
- Make or Break Factors assesses the visionary's readiness, and is a great technique for coaching younger leaders to keep moving forward aggressively when the fulfillment of their dream is a ways off.

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Dream-Journey-Coverthumb.jpg Dream Journey Workbook
Price: $15.00
By Andy and Janine Mason
111 pages

The Dream Journey DVD and Workbook builds on Andy and Janine Masonís earlier book, the Dream Culture and its core message of bringing dreams to life. The DVD and Workbook deliver that core message in a professionally produced multimedia format that can be utilized in either a workshop setting on an individual basis. From the first DVD session, Andy and Janine invite the participant on a journey, ďan adventure with Father God where you experience more of Him and uncover the greatness He has placed inside you.Ē Sharing personal stories, teaching, demonstrations and activation exercises, the Masonís equip the participant with the tools to not only discover the dreams and desires of their heart, but practical tools to turn their dreams into actions.

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whatifthumb.jpg What If?
Price: $19.97
by Jimetta Mayne
24 pages, hardback, color
View a VIDEO PROMO featuring the author and Tony Stoltzfus

I liked the coaching approach of this children's books so much that I am partnering with the author to write another! By putting your children's names right into the story to make them part of it, and providing open questions the kids answer themselves, Jimetta has created a unique children's story that empowers kids to think creatively and find solutions. Its a great way to bring coaching values into the way you parent young children.

Written by an adept storyteller and illustrated with gorgeous original artwork, this full-color hardback will be one your kids or grandkids look forward to reading.

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marriagecoachingthumb.jpg Marriage Coaching
Price: $16.95

Heart, Hope and Skills for a Great Relationship
by Jeff and Jill Williams
Foreword by Tony Stoltzfus

212 pages Rating:

Read the first chapter for free!

Combining years as marriage coaches with an extensive background in counseling and therapy, Jeff and Jill Williamsí book, Marriage Coaching: Heart, Hope & Skills for a Great Relationship is a resource that can breathe new life into a struggling marriage, or serve as a must-have resource for those interested in coaching other couples to a better relationship.

Within its pages, Jeff and Jill show exactly what marriage coaching is, explain what it means to have your marriage as the client, lay out the essential ingredients for your marriage to be great and give the practical steps on how to coach your marriage. This fresh approach to building and sustaining a great marriage relationship is followed by practical instruction in the heart and skills needed in the areas of effective listening, goal setting, and support, encouragement and accountability. A bonus chapter on Crisis Management is included at the end of the book for those relationships needing immediate help.

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tabletopics-dinnerthumb.jpg TableTopics: Dinner Party
Price: $25.00
Questions to Start Great Conversations
4" Acrylic Cube, 135 cards

Check out the Family version, too!

Here's a great conversational game for sharing with friends--or the coach in your life! Each TableTopics set includes 135 question cards in a sleek acrylic cube. Use these ice-breaker questions to liven up a party, foster significant conversations, or just have fun. Pick a card, ask the question and let the conversation begin!

The Dinner Party Set is perfect for breaking the ice and getting your guests sharing and laughing with each other.

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livebigthumb.jpg Live Big: A Conversational Approach to Achieve Your Dreams
Price: $14.99
By Katie Brazelton, PHD, MDIV, MA
141 pages

Life coach, Dr. Katie Brazelton provides readers the tools they need to move from daydreaming to real adventure. In a friendly and encouraging tone, Katie takes readers through ten steps, from Face Your Fears to Capture Your Live Big! Dream. Each of the ten steps gives readers a broader, richer understanding of how to start, run, and finish the race well ahead of the pack. And on each step of the way, Dr. Brazelton offers inspiring messages, stories, scriptures, and prayers.

With busy lives and complicated schedules, most people donít think they have time to fulfill their dreams while still juggling work, family, friends, and God. Dr. Brazeltonís Live Big! has just the right-sized bits of wisdom to help readers get started on the process of finding their God-designed purpose.

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timeline_poster_thumb.jpg The Calling Journey Poster
Price: $39.99
by Tony Stoltzfus


The Calling Journey fills a vital need for coaches by mapping out the progression of stages and transitions God moves us through on the road to our call. This path includes predictable mountains to scale and painful, disorienting valleys all leaders must navigate to fulfill their destiny. Each stage has a unique growth agenda and is beautifully displayed on this poster.

The Calling Journey Poster Is a presenters tool that will provide a powerful visual aid in a classroom or workshop setting. It is an exact replica of the picture found in The Calling Journey.

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