"Excellent Primer for Pastors who want to grow their churches and for church planters who want to plant new churches. This book describes the first century worship and leadership model that was used by the early church."
"Thom Rainer is Ed Stetzer's boss. He is the man when it comes to researching church growth. Rainer took Jim Collins methodology from Good to Great and applied it to churches. He screened 4,000 churches and found 11 that met his criteria for "Breakout Churches." This book is a must read for church planters and pastors who want to grow their churches."
"Halftime was a game changer for me. I now spend 50% of my time practicing tax law and accounting and 50% of my time coaching church planters and mentoring high net worth individuals and families who want to move from empire building to kingdom building. Thank you Bob Buford for opening my eyes to what really matters during my second half."
"Lloyd Reeb picks up where Bob Buford leaves off. Bob tells his story in Halftime. Lloyd tells lots of peoples stories in this book. Inspiring real life changing stories. Lloyd is the chief spokesperson for Halftime, Inc. He conducts Halftime events around the world and coaches "halftimers.""
"Jim Collins has yet to admit that he is a Christian, but he writes like one. In Good to Great, Built to Last, and now How the Mighty Fall, Jim give us sound biblical advice of what to do and what not to do in our businesses and in our lives."