Resources on Growing Spiritually

Mary SpeedyUncategorized

Enjoy this list of great Resources to learn more about spiritual practices: Breathing under Water: Spirituality and the Twelve Steps by Richard Rohr (St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2015). Known for his Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life, Rohr believes we are all addicted to something and must identify our individual addiction before embracing our brokenness and surrendering to God. Exploring and Engaging Spirituality for Today’s Children: A Holistic Approach by La … Read More

Family Faith Practices

Marilyn SharpeUncategorized

Keep these words that I am commanding you today in your heart. Recite them to your children and talk about them when you are at home and when you are away, when you lie down and when you rise. —Deuteromy 6:6-7 NRSV How do we follow Moses’ injunctions? There are four key spiritual practices that every family can use: Caring conversations Be present, really present with the child. Listen deeply and respectfully so you get … Read More

Let us play!

Pete EuwemaUncategorized

Bible Games for Church School, Anna Baker. Graphic Gallery, 1984. This resource provides directions for teachers to make 48 games for use in a variety of educational settings. The Christian at Play, Robert K. Johnston. Wipf & Stock Publishers, 1995. Johnston explores current attitudes toward and descriptions of play and looks at three representative theological positions in hope of clarifying the reader’s understanding of the human player—life-style, mission and opportunity. Creative Nylon Hoseplay, Glenn Bannerman. … Read More