Publications by Robert Creech - Center for the Study of Natural Systems and the Family Publications by Robert Creech - Center for the Study of Natural Systems and the Family
Robert Creech

Robert Creech

Books

The Leader’s Journey: Accepting the Call to Personal and Congregational Transformation, with

Jim Herrington and Trisha Taylor (Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, 2003).

Reading the Bible Outdoors: The Practice of Lectio Sub Divo, A Devotional Guide. Editor.

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016.

Worthy of the Calling: Ministerial Ethics in the 21st Century with Joe E. Trull. Grand Rapids: BakerAcademic, 2017. (under contract).

Articles and Chapters

“Sustainable Church: Practices That Make for a Lifetime of Service,” Review & Expositor. Vol. 113 No. 3 (August 2016).

Review & Expositor: Longevity in Ministry (ed. With Dr. Angela Reed). Vol. 113 No. 3 (August 2016).

“A Sower Went Out to Sow: An Agrarian Reading of the New Testament,” American Baptist Quarterly. Fall 2016.

Generations to Come: The Future of Bowen Family Systems Theory and Congregational Ministry.” Journal of Family and Community Ministry, November 11, 2015.

“Generations to Come: The Future of BFST & Congregational Ministry.” in Family Systems Forum, Volume 16 Number 2 (Summer 2013).

“Family Systems 1000 BCE: A Natural Systems Reading of the Davidic Narratives” in Family Systems Forum, Volume 15 Number 1 (Spring 2013).

Clergy and Congregations in a Regressed Society” Family Systems Forum (13 (Spring 2011): 1-2, 9-12.

“Bowen Theory and a Pastoral Transition,” Family Systems Forum (Fall 2010, Vol. 12 No.3, pp. 1-2, 8-10).

“Jesus and Differentiation of Self.” Chapter 15 in The Cornerstone Concept: In Leadership, In Life by Roberta M. Gilbert. Falls Church, VA: Leading Systems Press, 2008.