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!


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.


Recommended Reading: Pilgrimage of a Soul

How can you live a contemplative life and an active life at the same time? Kathy Milans reviews the book, Pilgrimage of a Soul: Contemplative Spirituality for the Active Life.


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.


How Can I Really Talk with My Children? A Review of Ellen Martin’s New Book, A Life Shared: Meaningful Conversations with Our Kids

We all want better communication with our children. Ellen Martin helps us have those conversations, from the details of our day to where babies come from.


How Families Can Use Tech Wisely: A Book Review

How can families use technology responsibly? Ben Snyder reviews the book, The Tech-wise Family: Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in its Proper Place, by Andy Crouch.


The Continuing Relevance of Harry Potter

Why is Harry Potter still so relevant to so many people? Molly Just explains what the church might learn from the ways people identify with JK Rowling’s wildly popular series.