The following is a very brief list of resources you can use to go beyond what is offered here at Oboedire and at the “Heart Sounds” facebook page….

(1) Further Reading in Christian Spiritual Formation

a. Rachel Held Evans, Searching for Sunday

b. Richard Foster, Celebration of Discipline
c. E. Stanley Jones, Growing Spiritually
d. Martin Luther King, Jr., Strength to Love
e. Thomas Merton, New Seeds of Contemplation
f. Robert Mulholland, Invitation to a Journey
g. Susan Muto, Pathways of Spiritual Living
h. Eugene Peterson, Living the Message
i. Richard Rohr, A Spring Within Us
j. Marjorie Thompson, Soul Feast
j. Howard Thurman, Jesus and the Disinherited
l. Evelyn Underhill, The Spiritual Life
(2) Spiritual Formation Ministries
a. Apprentice Institute
b. Center for Action and Contemplation
c. Covenant Discipleship
d. Contemplative Outreach
e. Renovaré
f. Upper Room Ministries
g. The Iona Community
h. Pace e Bene
i. A Network of Grateful Living
j. Matthew Fox (Creation Spirituality)

k. The Dallas Willard Institute

(3) Other Resourcess
a. A Guide to Prayer for All God’s People (Upper Room Books). Three others in this excellent series.
b. Devotional Classics Workbook (Renovaré)
c. Spiritual Classics Workbook (Renovaré)
d. The Life With God Bible (formative notes)
e. The Message Devotional Bible (formative notes written by Eugene Peterson to accompany his translation)
f. The Wesley Study Bible (study & formative notes, available in the Common English Bible and New Revised Standard Version editions)