While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Spiritual books.
- Spiritual Disciplines Handbook: Practices That Transform Us (2015)
- Spiritual Growth: Being Your Higher Self (1992)
- Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence For Every Believer (Sanders Spiritual Growth Series) (2017)
- The Alchemist (2014)
- Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life (2014)
- Spiritual Depression: Its Causes and Its Cure (1965)
- The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment (2004)
- 101 Weapons of Spiritual Warfare (2013)
- Spiritual Rhythms for the Enneagram: A Handbook for Harmony and Transformation (2019)
- Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism (2002)
- Depression in the Bible: The Biblical Strategies, Lessons and Spiritual Warfare Revealed (2019)
- My Spiritual Journey (2011)
- Padre Pio’s Spiritual Direction for Every Day (2011)
Maybe you long for a more intimate prayer life or deeper insight from God’s Word but just don’t know how to get there. Or maybe you want to learn about new spiritual disciplines like visio divina, unplugging or attentiveness. In Spiritual Disciplines Handbook Adele Calhoun gives us directions for our continuing journey toward intimacy with Christ.
Note: The eBook version has been revised and updated, however the information and teaching is essentially the same as the printed version.This book is a national and internationally best-selling classic with a timeless message. It has been translated into over 24 languages. Once in a decade comes a book that can affect people at the very core of their experience. A contemporary masterpiece in the tradition of the world’s great spiritual writings, Spiritual Growth is such a book.
Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence For Every Believer (Sanders Spiritual Growth Series) (2017)
The need for talented, vigorous leaders in the church cannot be overemphasized. Such times demand active service of men and women who are guided by and devoted to Jesus Christ.With more than 1 million copies sold, Spiritual Leadership stands as a proven classic for developing such leadership. J.
The Alchemist (2014)
Note: Item has rough Cut edges(Edges are cut improperly intentionally by the manufacturer) A special 25th anniversary edition of the extraordinary international bestseller, including a new Foreword by Paulo Coelho. Combining magic, mysticism, wisdom and wonder into an inspiring tale of self-discovery, The Alchemist has become a modern classic, selling millions of copies around the world and transforming the lives of countless readers across generations.
Drawn from a rich heritage, Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life will guide you through a carefully selected array of disciplines.
This enduring collection of twenty-one sermons by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones, each originally delivered at Westminster Chapel in London, carefully and compassionately analyzes an undeniable feature of modern society from which Christians have not escaped — spiritual depression.”Christian people,” writes Lloyd-Jones, “too often seem to be perpetually in the doldrums and too often give this appearance of unhappiness and of lack of freedom and absence of joy.
The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment (2004)
It’s no wonder that The Power of Now has sold over 2 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over 30 foreign languages. Much more than simple principles and platitudes, the book takes readers on an inspiring spiritual journey to find their true and deepest self and reach the ultimate in personal growth and spirituality: the discovery of truth and light. In the first chapter, Tolle introduces readers to enlightenment and its natural enemy, the mind.
101 Weapons of Spiritual Warfare (2013)
101 Weapons of Spiritual Warfare Never in the history of the world has there been an era of war, both physical and spiritual, like this era. This is a tougher era of warfare.More people are under bondage now, more than in any other period of human history. There are cases of deep bondage, uncommon attacks against the family and horrendous occurrences in the lives of individuals.
The Enneagram opens a remarkable window into the truth about us, enabling us to see how image, wounds, lies, triggers, and default responses shape us every bit as much as our faith. But simply diagnosing our number doesn’t do justice to who we are. Nor does it necessarily change us or our relationships. Transformation happens as we grow in awareness and learn how to engage and reflect God’s image.
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism (2002)
In this modern spiritual classic, the Tibetan meditation master Chögyam Trungpa highlights the commonest pitfall to which every aspirant on the spiritual path falls prey: what he calls spiritual materialism. The universal tendency, he shows, is to see spirituality as a process of self-improvement—the impulse to develop and refine the ego when the ego is, by nature, essentially empty.
Depression in the Bible: The Biblical Strategies, Lessons and Spiritual Warfare Revealed (2019)
Depression is a deep, dark pit. The suffering is real. Christians are not exempt from it.Christian psychologists confirm that clinical depression is just as common among Christians as among non-Christians. Famous contemporary Christians and Bible writers have suffered from major depression. This book will reveal those who have suffered from it and will also reveal the biblical strategies and spiritual warfare needed to battle and overcome it. There is hope.
My Spiritual Journey (2011)
In this elegant self-portrait, the world’s most outspoken and influential spiritual leader recounts his epic and engaging life story.
“Take concern to have your heart be more pleasing to our Master day by day.” —Padre Pio in a letter to Antonietta Vona, January 2, 1918 Padre Pio was celebrated for his understanding of the spiritual life and the struggles we all face. The letters he wrote to his spiritual directors and to the many people who sought his advice are a profound source of direction and encouragement. This collection of 365 reflections drawn from those letters offers inspiration for every day of the year.
Best Spiritual Books That Will Hook You
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Author(s): Richard Ing
ID: 878435, Publisher: Whitaker House , Year: [2006?], Size: 270 Kb, Format: epub
Author(s): John Eckhardt; Dwight Triche
ID: 878173, Publisher: Crusaders Church of God in Christ , Year: , Size: 204 Kb, Format: epub
The spiritual man
Author(s): Watchman Nee
ID: 878649, Publisher: Christian Fellowship Publishers , Year: [1968, Size: 601 Kb, Format: epub
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are truly record-breakers according to Chicago Tribune, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.