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Resources by Ruth Haley Barton

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Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership Seeking God in the Crucible of Ministry

Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership Seeking God in the Crucible of Ministry

by Leighton Ford and Ruth Haley Barton

'I'm tired of helping others enjoy God.' 'I just want to enjoy God for myself.' With this painful admission, Ruth Haley Barton invites us to an honest exploration of what happens when spiritual leaders lose track of their souls. Weaving together contemporary illustrations with penetrating insight from the life of Moses, Strengthe… Read more…

Invitation to a Journey A Road Map for Spiritual Formation

Invitation to a Journey A Road Map for Spiritual Formation

by Ruth Haley Barton and M. Robert MulhollandJr.

M. Robert Mulholland Jr. defines spiritual formation as 'the process of being formed in the image of Christ for the sake of others.' Compact and solid, this definition encompasses the dynamics of a vital Christian life and counters our culture's tendency to make spirituality a trivial matter or reduce it to a private affair between 'me and Je… Read more…

Momentos sagrados

Momentos sagrados

by Ruth Haley Barton

Ruth Haley Barton brinda sabiduría, sanidad y ayuda concreta a las personas que están prontas a recibir «más» de Dios en medio de sus múltiples ocupaciones y desean hallar la manera de reordenar su vida a fin de recibir la presencia transformadora de Dios. Con toda claridad, la autora presenta un excelente ritmo de prácticas espi… Read more…

invitación al silencio y a la quietud

invitación al silencio y a la quietud

by Ruth Haley Barton

En Una invitación al silencio y quietud, Barton le ofrece al lector una guía espiritual para su viaje, de modo que pueda escuchar claramente el llamado de Dios, y le muestra una manera concreta de decir «sí».Ruth Haley Barton, ganadora del premio Christianity Today 2005 por su libro, explica cómo descubrió la pr… Read more…

Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership: Seeking God in the Crucible of Ministry
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Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership: Seeking God in the Crucible of Ministry

by Ruth Haley Barton

Ruth Haley Barton invites us to an honest exploration of what happens when spiritual leaders lose track of their souls. Weaving together contemporary illustrations with perceptive insight from the life of Moses, Barton explores topics such as facing the loneliness of leadership, leading from your authentic self, reenvisioning the promised land and more.… Read more…

Invitation to Solitude and Silence: Experiencing God's Transforming Presence

Invitation to Solitude and Silence: Experiencing God's Transforming Presence

by Ruth Haley Barton

Winner of a Christianity Today Book Award Much of our faith and practice is about words—preaching, teaching, talking with others. Yet all of these words are not enough to take us into the real presence of God where we can hear his voice. This book is an invitation to you to meet God deeply and fully outside … Read more…

Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation

Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation

by Ruth Haley Barton

Winner of a 2006 Logos Book Award Do you long for a deep, fundamental change in your life with God? Do you desire a greater intimacy with God? Do you wonder how you might truly live your life as God created you to live it? Spiritual disciplines are activities that open us to God's transforming love and… Read more…

Pursuing God's Will Together: A Discernment Practice for Leadership Groups

Pursuing God's Will Together: A Discernment Practice for Leadership Groups

by Ruth Haley Barton

2013 Logos Book of the Year in Spirituality/Devotional Meetings can sap our energy, rupture community and thoroughly demoralize us. They can go on forever with no resolution. Or they can rush along without consensus just to "get through the agenda." What if there was another way? Church boards and … Read more…