Ben Snyder

Ben is currently pursuing a PhD in Biblical Studies (NT emphasis) at Asbury Theological Seminary. Prior to his studies at Asbury, he completed his M.Div. at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and served with Mission Aviation Fellowship in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He and his wife, Amy, have 4 handsome sons. Ben is Soul Care Community's Editorial Assistant and Book Review Editor.

Recommended Reading! Faithful Presence: Seven Disciplines that Shape the Church for Mission (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2016).

Are you looking for spiritual disciplines that will help you and your congregation to grow closer to God? Ben Snyder reviews a book you may want to check out!


The Weekly Breather: The Good Shepherd (A Guided Art Meditation)

Has it been a long week? Ben Snyder shares a spiritual exercise to help you connect with God and take a breath at the end of your week.


The Weekly Breather: Relational Giving (A Guided Art Meditation)

Have you considered all the Lord has given you? Ben Snyder shares a spiritual exercise to help you connect with God and discover all the things to be grateful for.


You Have the Right to be Human: What my Wife and Kids are Teaching me about Perfectionism

Do you always feel the need to make sure every little thing you do is perfect? Ben Snyder shares what his family taught him about the bondage of perfectionism.


The Logic of Lent: What Really Happens when You Fast?

Have you ever wondered what purpose fasting actually serves in our spirituality? Ben Snyder provides an analytical assessment of how deprivation of flesh impacts our relationship with God.


The Weekly Breather: Be Transformed

Are you struggling with the way your life is going? Allow this spiritual exercise to help you connect with God and be transformed by the renewing of your mind.


Imaginative Prayer: A Yearlong Guide for your Child’s Spiritual Formation

Need a guide to help you intentionally work on your children’s spiritual formation? Ben Snyder reviews the book, Imaginative Prayer: A Yearlong Guide for your Child’s Spiritual Formation.


The Weekly Breather: Jesus Became Poor

What does it mean that Jesus became poor? Allow this spiritual exercise to help you connect with God in a meaningful way.


The Weekly Breather: Run with Endurance

Are you working on that final push to some goal? Allow this spiritual exercise to help you connect with God and get what you need to endure to the end!


Sacred Rituals for Every Day: A Book Review

How can we encounter the sacred nature of God in every day life? Ben Snyder reviews Anselm GrĂ¼n’s book, Sacred Rituals for Every Day.