Note: There is an offer for a free copy of an important resource mentioned in this article. Read on to find out how to get something for free!

madchurchI’ve been really looking forward to sharing this one! The more that I get to know the readers of this blog through the Facebook group, the more I learn how much the members have a heart for ministering to other people. Some work in full-time ministry, others simply minister one-on-one, and others are somewhere…   anywhere in between. But if you are a regular reader of, then you are probably someone who would benefit from this…

Anne Jackson, a self-proclaimed burnout, has just released a new book called Mad Church Disease, and I consider it to be a must-read for anyone who is involved in serving in any capacity in ministry. Burnout in the church has reached epidemic proportions, and Anne not only shows us how to recover from burnout, but also how to catch the early warning signs and avoid it completely. Check out what Anne has to say about this incredible resource…


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If you serve in any capacity in ministry, I urge you to get this book now. Read it, study it, learn it, and apply it. Not only does your life, but also the church’s life depend on it. So go to the BibleDude Store now…   and get it. Or get it from the resource link below…  Then check out the Fight Mad Church Diseasegroup on Facebook, and discuss the book with other fans. Oh, and I want to give away a free copy of this book to one reader who comments on this post. So leave a comment, and I will randomly select one reader to get a free copy. So hurry up and leave your comment before midnight on January 25th, and you could be picked to win!

Update (1/26/09): Congratulations to comment #5 Erin Bryner (thanks to! Erin is the winner of the free copy of the book!

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by Dan King time to read: 2 min