"Using the critical Incident technique in three phases of data collection, this project identified persons whose christian beliefs and behaviors had been impacted by embracing the Values as a way of life. While the transformed beliefs and behaviors did not definitively ascribe to the definition of missional living, they demonstrated the potential of the Eight core Values as a pedagogical construct to introduce a missional mindset in Christ-followers."
Ott, Kenneth R.
"Initiating a Missional Mindset: The International Leadership Institute's Eight Core Values as Impetus for Missional Living,"
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