Resources

Recommended Reading

Spiritual Formation

Bible 

  • Eat This Book by Eugene Peterson
  • Jesus Calling by Sarah Young

Prayer 

  • The Voice of God by Herman Riffel
  • Power Healing by John Wimber
  • How to Pray: A Simple Guide for Normal People by Pete Greig
  • To Bless the Space Between Us by John O’Donahue

Community

  • Love Does by Bob Goff
  • On the Road with St. Augustine by James KA Smith
  • Life Together by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Healing

  • A Grace Disguised: How the Soul Grows Through Loss by Jerry Sittser
  • Heart Made Whole by Christa Black Gifford
  • The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel van der Kolk M.D.
  • Shame Interrupted by Ed Welch
  • The Power of Vulnerability by Brene Brown

Personal Stories

  • A War of Loves: The Unexpected Story of a Gay Activist Discovering Jesus by David Bennett
  • The Hiding Place by Corrie ten Boom

Spiritual Direction Opportunities

  • The Faber Institute
  • Listening Prayer Class – Contact Kalene Ardt (kaleneardt@gmail.com) or Leslie Cowley (lkcowley@gmail.com)

Podcasts

These sermons give us pathways to remind us of what God has been doing in our community.

“Getting Real About Spiritual Failure” James KA Smith

“Where were you?” Michelle Jones’ Sermon

“From ‘Me’ to ‘Us'” Hakeem Bradley

“Mercy and Grace” Heather Thomas

“Confession” Bill Clem

“A Community Called Celebration” Paul Ramey

Specific Resources

App

  • Reimagining the Examen – Find it in the app store

Counselors

For information about counseling and other recovery resources,
check out our Counselor Referral list.

Videos

The Power of Vulnerability

Listening to Shame

The Wisdom Series

Recommendations

Have something that you’d like to share with us? Please email: awilhelm@idcpdx.com