Books by Don Davidson
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 The Advantages (and Disadvantages) of Being Single
by Don Davidson. This  booklet, published in 2010, was the result of a survey conducted by Davidson among various singles groups throughout the USA. The responses were narrowed down to 150  advantages and 150 disadvantages. The uniqueness of this 16-page book is in it's two covers: the first one reads as shown to the near right but flip the book over and it reads as to the far right. This book could make for some good group discussions and may be ordered in bulk. Email for quote.
             For a copy, send $3 plus $1 for p/h to: 
             Don Davidson
             PO Box 27222 Dept. KCSM
             Overland Park, KS 66225      


 
  Guide to Singles Groups in the Kansas City Area, 11th edition (2004) compiled and published by Don 
  Davidson. This handy guide is a 32-page directory that describes over 100 different singles groups in the 
  Kansas City area. Mail order price: $3.95 + 1.05 for postage/handling.

             For a copy, send $5 and request Singles Guide 11th Edition to: 
             Don Davidson
             PO Box 27222 Dept. KCSM
             Overland Park, KS 66225
  NOTE: this Guide is now out of date inasmuch as much of this information can now be
  found online. However, should anyone wish to buy a copy, the price above remains the same. 

 
  101 Fun & Clever Ways to Get Noticed by the Opposite Sex, by Don Davidson. A fun and   
  helpful
12-page booklet listing 101 interesting ways for single men and women to get noticed. This book
  could make for some good group discussions and may be ordered in bulk. Email for quote.
 

              For a copy, send $3 + $1 for postage to: 
             Don Davidson
             PO Box 27222 Dept. KCSM
             Overland Park, KS 66225
   Email for additional copies or for information on hosting a workshop for your singles based on the book.



How to Build an Exciting Singles Ministry
by Don Davidson. The author, a singles pastor and former editor of the SAMI (Single Adult Ministry Information) newsletter writes this book to provide practical steps and ideas on how churches can create singles ministries that are exciting and stimulating for the single adult. The book is filled with fresh ideas on most every aspect of singles ministry and can be used by churches of any size to build a vibrant and successful singles program. Of particular value are the chapters that deal with ways single adults are different from married adults, building an exciting singles Sunday school class, various ways to publicize the programs. Another unique feature is the appendix where the author lists 10 Key Observations and 20 Cardinal Rules for working with singles. 

      The 16 chapters are divided into two parts: 1. Getting Started and 2. Practical Programs. Some of the chapter titles are: Single Adult Ministry and the Local Church, Important Things to Understand About Single Adults, the Single Adult Leader, Starting a Single Adult Ministry from Scratch, The Planning Process, The Value of Good Publicity, The Matter of Money, General Administrative Tips and Suggestions, The Single Adult Sunday School Class, Support Groups, Activities, Service Projects, Fundraising, and Single-Parent Families. 
      From Thomas Nelson (Nashville) in 1993, this 204-page book sold for $12.99 (trade). This book is sold out but the author still has some copies. For current pricing and shipping, please contact Don Davidson, the author, at don@singlesmall.com

 

  95 More Activities for Singles Groups.
This 12-page booklet was published in 1995 by Don  Davidson,  The
  book is actually a supplement to the chapter on activities in the above book on singles ministry. The eight categoies
  in 95 More Activities are General Activities, Sports Activities, Trips & Tours, Fun & Food,  Conferences & Retreats, 
  Seasonal Activities, Activities for Your Leaders, and Service Project Activities.

  For a copy, send $2 + $1 for postage to: 
             Don Davidson
             PO Box 27222 Dept. KCSM
             Overland Park, KS 66225




NOTE: To view a bibliography of over 600 books dealing with singles issues, click on Bibliography

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