Category Archives: Practical Theology/Ministry

Resources and information related to the disciplines of practical theology and Christian ministry

Web Resources: The Center for the Study of Religion and Information

I’m afraid the end of the fall semester and then the Christmas holidays got the better of me and this blog – but, a new year and many great resources and ideas to highlight…so here we go. I hope you’ll … Continue reading

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New Books: Practical Theology/Ministry – Part Two

Thought I’d add a note this week in case you are new(ish) in reading the book lists. All of the books highlighted are linked back to the catalog – so if you find a title or two that you are … Continue reading

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Web Resources: InterVarsity Scholars networks

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is a ministry that you have likely heard of – perhaps as a student member in a campus Bible study, through the triennial Urbana conferences, or through their publishing house, InterVarsity Press, but my guess is that … Continue reading

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New Books: Practical Theology/Ministry

BV3 .C645 2011. Conner, Benjamin T. PRACTICING WITNESS : A MISSIONAL VISION OF CHRISTIAN PRACTICES W.B. Eerdmans Pub., 2011. BV15 .H86 2011. Humphrey, Edith McEwan. GRAND ENTRANCE : WORSHIP ON EARTH AS IN HEAVEN. Brazos Press,    c2011. . . BV35 … Continue reading

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New Books in Practical Theology, Spiritual Formation, and Denominational Studies

Here is a list of recently added books in the disciplines of practical theology, spiritual formation and in denominational studies. You’ll likely note that some of these books are older titles, which were received as gifts and help to complete … Continue reading

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New Books on Ministry and the Church, List #2

I began this list a few weeks ago – and we have received so many new books on topics related to ministry, spiritual formation and the church that I needed to create two lists. So – here is the second … Continue reading

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New Books on Ministry and the Church, List #1

We have received a great number of new books in the areas of ministry and the church in the last few months. It will take me a week or two to get all of the citations uploaded to the blog … Continue reading

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Two more related great resources!

I realized after writing up the Wabash Center that, well, I couldn’t just leave it at that …because the Lilly Endowment has so generously funded a variety of initiatives that provide great resources for ideas and dialogue within Christian higher … Continue reading

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Small Groups

As we begin the new academic year on campus, many new small groups – Alpha groups, D-groups, and Bible studies begin. Perhaps you have small groups starting at your church as well. We have many excellent resources for leaders of … Continue reading

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Community Ministry (Katrina, part two)

If you read the post on the 5 year anniversary for Katrina, you will have seen the interview from the online journal Religion and Ethics Newsweekly and 4 books in our wider library collections about Katrina from a more historical/political … Continue reading

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