LC 583 – Spiritual Foundations for the Pastoral Caregiver

♦ UPDATEDThe textbooks listed are finalized for the April 2021 online course.

REQUIRED TEXTBOOKS


Title of Textbook
Publisher
Author
Amazon Link
Textbook 1The Gift of Being Yourself: The Sacred Call to Self-Discovery (The Spiritual Journey)IVP BooksDavid G. Benner & M. Basil PenningtonClick Here
Textbook 2Invitation to a JourneyInterVarsity PressM.Robert MulhollandClick Here
Textbook 3Soul Feast, Newly Revised Edition-Enlarged: An Invitation to the Christian Spiritual LifeWestminster John Knox PressMarjorie J. ThompsonClick Here

♦ UPDATEDThe textbooks listed are finalized for the April 2021 online course.

PERSONAL BOOK OF CHOICE: Students are asked to choose ONE book from this special selection, and read it at their own pace through the duration of the course. They will be asked to summarize the content of the book and highlight their personal learning in a short video presentation, which will be uploaded and shared with the class at the end of the course.


Title of Textbook
Publisher
Author
Amazon Link
Textbook 1An Altar in the World: A Geography of FaithHarperOneBarbara Brown TaylorClick Here
Textbook 2When the Heart Waits: Spiritual Direction for Life's Sacred QuestionsHarperOneSue Monk KiddClick Here
Textbook 3Soul Care in African American PracticeIVPBarbara L. PeacockClick Here
Textbook 4Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of LifeJossey-BassRichard RohrClick Here
Textbook 5The Inward JourneyFriends United PressHoward ThurmanClick Here
Textbook 6Listening For God: A Ministers Journey Through Silence And DoubtTouchstoneRenita J. WeemsClick Here