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Books on Spiritual Formation

Kenneth Boa, Conformed to His Image: Biblical and Practical Approaches to Spiritual Formation (Zondervan, 2001)

Andrew M. Davis, An Infinite Journey: Growing Toward Christlikeness (Ambassador International, 2014)

Jeffrey P. Greenham and George Kalantzis, eds., Life in the Spirit: Spiritual Formation in Theological Perspective (IVP Academic, 2010)

Brian Hedges, Christ Formed in You: The Power of the Gospel for Personal Change (Shepherd’s Press, 2010)

M. Robert Mulholland Jr., Invitation to a Journey: A Road Map for Spiritual Formation (IVP, 1993)

J. I. Packer, Rediscovering Holiness: Know the Fullness of Life with God (Baker, 2009)

Gordon T. Smith, Called to Be Saints: An Invitation to Christian Maturity (IVP Academic, 2013)

James C. Wilhoit, Spiritual Formation as if the Church Mattered: Growing in Christ through Community (Baker Academic, 2008)

Dallas Willard, The Spirit of the Disciplines: Understanding How God Changes Lives (HarperOne, 1999)

Books on Spiritual Disciplines

Jerry Bridges, The Discipline of Grace: God's Role and Our Role in the Pursuit of Holiness, 2nd ed. (NavPress, 2006)

Richard J. Foster, Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth, 3rd ed. (HarperCollins, 2002)

Barbara Hughes, Disciplines of a Godly Woman (Crossway, 2013)

R. Kent Hughes, Disciplines of a Godly Man (Crossway, 2006)

John Orberg, The Life You've Always Wanted: Spiritual Disciplines for Ordinary People (Zondervan, 2002)

Kyle Strobel, Formed for the Glory of God: Learning from the Spiritual Practices of Jonathan Edwards (IVP, 2013)

Donald S. Whitney, Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life, 2nd ed. (NavPress, 2014)

Donald S. Whitney, Simplify Your Spiritual Life: Spiritual Disciplines for the Overwhelmed (NavPress, 2003)

Donald S. Whitney, Spiritual Disciplines within the Church: Participating Fully in the Body of Christ (Moody, 1996)

Books on Christian Spirituality

Peter Adam, Hearing God’s Words: Exploring Biblical Spirituality (IVP Academic, 2004)

Bruce Demarest, ed., Four Views on Christian Spirituality (Zondervan, 2012)

Bruce Demarest, Satisfy Your Soul: Restoring the Heart of Christian Spirituality (NavPress, 1996)

James M. Gordon, Evangelical Spirituality (Wipf and Stock, 2000)

Michael A. G. Haykin, The God Who Draws Near: An Introduction to Biblical Spirituality (Evangelical Press, 2007)

Roger Helland and Leonard Hjalmarson, Missional Spirituality: Embodying God's Love from the Inside Out (IVP, 2011)

Richard F. Lovelace, Dynamics of Spiritual Life: An Evangelical Theology of Renewal (IVP Academic, 1979)

Eugene H. Peterson, Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places: A Conversation in Spiritual Theology (Eerdmans, 2005)

Eugene H. Peterson, Eat This Book: A Conversation in the Art of Spiritual Reading (Eerdmans, 2006)

Rodney Reeves, Spirituality According to Paul: Imitating the Apostle of Christ (IVP Academic, 2011)

Richard H. Schmidt, God Seekers: Twenty Centuries of Christian Spiritualities (Eerdmans, 2008)

Gerald L. Sittser, Water from a Deep Well: Christian Spirituality from Early Martyrs to Modern Missionaries (IVP Academic, 2010)

Reference and Textbooks

Kenneth J. Collins, ed., Exploring Christian Spirituality: An Ecumenical Reader (Baker Academic, 2000)

Evan B. Howard, The Brazos Introduction to Christian Spirituality (Brazos, 2008)

Glen G. Scorgie, ed., Dictionary of Christian Spirituality (Zondervan, 2011)

Alister McGrath, Christian Spirituality: An Introduction (Wiley-Blackwell, 1999)

Philip Sheldrake, ed., The New Westminster Dictionary of Christian Spirituality (Westminster-John Knox, 2005)

Academic Journals and Book Series

The Journal of Spiritual Formation and Soul Care

Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality

Classics of Western Spirituality (Paulist Press)

Profiles in Reformed Spirituality (Reformation Heritage Press)

Traditions of Christian Spirituality (Orbis Books)

Recommended Websites

Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality

Spirituality Shoppe (Evan Howard)

The Center for Biblical Spirituality (Donald Whitney)

The Institute for Spiritual Formation

Metamorpha (Jamin Goggin and Kyle Strobel)

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