Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.
Building Faith features David B. Batchelder’s Pathways to the Waters of Grace: A Guide for a Church’s Ministry with Parents Seeking Baptism for Their Children (Wipf and Stock), a practical guide for preparation.
In Right Here Right Now (Abingdon), Amy G. Oden explores the practice of Christian mindfulness and its roots in ancient Christian practices. A group study guide is included.
Will Willimon’s Lectionary Sermon Resource: Year B Part 1 (Abingdon) follows the format of his Pulpit Resource.
Calling All Years Good (Eerdmans), ed. Kathleen A. Cahalan and Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore, brings a lifelong perspective to our understanding of Christian vocation. Faith & Leadership provides an excerpt.
Josh Larsen, co-host of NPR’s Filmspotting, brings together theological reflection and film criticism in Movies are Prayers: How Films Voice Our Deepest Longings (IVP). The book has an index of movies by type of prayer.
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