Resources by R. Scott Rodin

Scott Rodin has a passion for helping Christian ministry leaders take a biblical approach to leadership development, strategic planning, board development and raising kingdom resources. Over the past thirty years he has worked with hundreds of organizations in the U.S., Canada, Middle East, Great Britain, China, India, the Philippines and Australia.

Dr. Rodin is president of The Steward’s Journey and Kingdom Life Publishing. He also runs Rodin Consulting, Inc. He is a Senior Fellow of the Association of Biblical Higher Education and is past board chair of ChinaSource.

Dr. Rodin holds Master of Theology and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Systematic Theology from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.  His books include,

  • Steward Leader Meditations (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2016)
  • The Seventh Key (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2015)
  • Christ Centered Generosity (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2015)
  • Development 101 (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2015)
  • The Choice (ECFA Press, 2014)
  • Three Dimensional Discipleship (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2013)
  • The Million-Dollar Dime (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2012)
  • The Third Conversion (Kingdom Life Publishing, 2011)
  • The Steward Leader (InterVarsity Press, 2010)
  • The Sower (ECFA, 2009)
  • The Seven Deadly Sins of Christian Fundraising (KLP, 2007)
  • Stewards in the Kingdom, (InterVarsity Press, 2000)

Dr. Rodin is married to Linda and they reside in Spokane, Washington.

Contact Dr. Rodin at: scott@rodinconsultinginc.com; follow his blog at: www.thestewardsjourney.com.
Order books or request for Dr. Rodin to speak at: www.kingdomlifepublishing.com.

Jul 25, 2014

Faith and Generosity

Will the Church in China Make the Connection?

by R. Scott Rodin

Generosity is an unequivocal characteristic of the life of a follower of Jesus Christ. It is the joyful life that flows freely and richly from a heart that has been set free by the power of the Holy Spirit. It is the way Christians bear the image of the God who "so loved the world that He gave "

Aug 20, 2013

Leading Abundantly

by R. Scott Rodin

Originally published in 2010 as a three part series, this article challenges leaders to develop greater capacity in three areas where resources are often lacking in ministy.

Dec 8, 2015

More Than Money

A Fresh Look at Biblical Stewardship

by R. Scott Rodin

The guest editor's point of view . . .

Mar 19, 2014

Reflections on China, 2014

by R. Scott Rodin

I am back from six days in China where I traveled with Brent Fulton and met with pastors, seminary leaders and academics in Shanghai and Beijing. I preached twice at Beijing International Christian Fellowship and we also held our ChinaSource Board meeting in Beijing. It was a busy and fulfilling week. I have been asked to share a few highlights and reflections of my time.

Mar 26, 2014

Reflections on China 2014: The Growing Environmental Crisis

by R. Scott Rodin

This is my second blog reflecting back on six days I spent in China recently with Brent Fulton where we met with pastors, seminary leaders and academics in Shanghai and Beijing. I shared in the first blog about my amazement at the growth of the church and the window that seems to be opening for the gospel.

Mar 31, 2014

Reflections on China 2014: Two Ships - Different Directions

by R. Scott Rodin

This is my third blog reflecting back on six days I spent in China recently with Brent Fulton where we met with pastors, seminary leaders and academics in Shanghai and Beijing. I shared in the first blog about my amazement at the growth of the church and the window that seems to be opening for the gospel, and in my second I raised concerns about the environmental disaster that is overtaking China and the key role of the church in calling people to care for God's creation.

Dec 8, 2015

The Life That Is Truly Life

by R. Scott Rodin

What is the difference between true life and counterfeit life? Ownership versus stewardship, the source of happiness as well as our security along with where we look for the provision of our needs are all elements that play a part in having true life. Moving from a counterfeit life into true life does not happen overnight but is a day-by-day journey as we trust in God.

Jun 14, 2009

The Three-fold Call of the Leader as Steward

by R. Scott Rodin

Christians need to be good stewards of their identity and their time. They also need to value "being" over "doing."

Aug 16, 2013

Three Battles Every Leader Must Win

by R. Scott Rodin

Originally published in 2009 as a three-part series on leadership development for Christian leaders in China, the author looks at three of the core issues that impact believers who are called to be leaders.