Spiritual Direction


Spiritual Companioning, by Angela H. Reed, Richard R. Osmer, and Marcus G. Smucker

Fall books

The authors of Spiritual Companioning suggest a way forward for those disenchanted with polite, shallow church relationships.


Dancing on the Head of a Pen, by Robert Benson

Robert Benson is a guide for people who don't know how to get from a blank page to a pile of pages called a book.


Quest for Spiritual Community, by Angela H. Reed

A few years ago our local group of clergy met to discuss the level of spiritual maturity in our congregations. What put us onto the topic was research from Willow Creek Community Church that found no correlation between high involvement in the normal activities of congregational life and growth toward spiritual maturity.



Roughgarden, who teaches biological sciences and geophysics at Stanford University, attempts to sort fact from fiction in the debate over evolution.