Required Reading:

Owens, Roger; What We Need Is Here: Practicing the Heart of Christian Spirituality, Upper Room Books, 2014

Peterson, Eugene; Working the Angles: The Shape of Pastoral Integrity; Eerdmans, 1987

Rice, Howard; The Pastor as Spiritual Guide, Upper Room Books, 1998

Thompson, Marjorie; Soul Feast: An Invitation to the Christian Spiritual Life, WJK, 1995

Recommended Reading:

Barton, Ruth Haley; Pursuing God’s Will Together: A Discernment Practice for Leadership Groups, IVP. 2012

Barton, Ruth Haley; Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership: Seeking God in the Crucible of Ministry, IVP, 2008

Johnson, Ben Campbell and Dreitcer, Andrew; Beyond the Ordinary: Spirituality for Church Leaders, Eerdmans, 2001

Mulholland Jr., M. Robert; Shaped for the Word: The Power of Scripture in Spiritual Formation, The Upper Room, 1985

Northcutt, Kay; Kindling Desire for God: Preaching as Spiritual Direction, Fortress, 2009

Nouwen, Henri; Making All Things New: An Invitation to the Spiritual Life, Harper & Row, 1981

Peterson, Eugene; Under the Unpredictable Plant: An Exploration in Vocational Holiness, Eerdmans, 1992

Reed, Angela; Quest for Spiritual Community: Reclaiming Spiritual Guidance for Contemporary Congregations, T&T Clark, 2011

Stairs, Jean, Listening for The Soul: Pastoral Care and Spiritual Direction, Fortress Press, 2000

Standish, N. Graham; Becoming a Blessed Church: Forming a Church of Spiritual Purpose, Presence, and Power. Alban Institute, 2005

Vennard, Jane E., A Praying Congregation: The Art of Teaching Spiritual Practice, The Alban Institute, 2005

Pastor as Spiritual Guide Program

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