Meet the Goodpeople

Wesley's 7 Ways to Share Faith

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Meet the Goodpeople
Paperback ISBN: 9781630885724
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Published October 2015

John Wesley's own strategies for reaching non-churched people.

Ever felt stuck in ways of doing church that produce less and less fruit each year? John Wesley sure did—until he stumbled on to seven ways to connect with non-churched people that ignited a revival. Discover how those seven methods of early Methodism, recast for the 21st century, can bring fresh faith to pre-Christian people and unleash a new wave of the Spirit in our day.  
Discussion guides in each chapter facilitate interaction for leadership teams and small groups, and offer practice for successful implementation.

I was inspired! This is a terrific read that my leadership team will be reading together.
--Adam Hamilton, Senior Pastor, The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection

… helpful to pastors and laity alike!
--Scott Jones, Bishop, Great Plains Conference (UMC)

… Roger shares the spiritual core that leads and sustains vital, life changing ministry.
-Mike Slaughter, Senior Pastor Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church

…A beautifully written book…
--Bill Easum, Author, Consultant, and Founder, 21st Century Strategies, Inc.

… seven practices worthy of conversation, contemplation and promulgation.
--Jonathan D. Keaton, Bishop, Illinois Great Rivers Conference (UMC)

…helpful to Christians across the denominational landscape. Study it in groups - It will deepen your faith and help you move far beyond church walls.  
--Martha Grace Reese, Author of Unbinding the Gospel

…Roger invites us to see, love and relate to the neighbors all around us with a new heart and new eyes.
--Gregory Vaughn Palmer, Bishop, West Ohio Conference (UMC)

… Roger shares how pastors and church leaders can shape the culture of their church to reach
--Jim Griffith, Griffith Coaching


About the Author

Roger Ross

Roger Ross is an author, speaker, life coach, church planter and pastor who has served churches from Texas to the British Channel Island of Guernsey to his home state of Illinois. His two great passions are helping people find their way back to God and multiplying faith communities that transform the world.

Roger currently serves as the Director of Congregational Excellence in the Missouri Conference of the United Methodist Church. He is the author of Meet The Goodpeople: Wesley’s 7 Ways to Share Faith.

Roger is married to Leanne Klein Ross, and they have two adult children. He loves spending time with family, reading, SCUBA diving, and traveling in different cultures. He also has a weakness for golf. You can keep up with Roger on his blog at