+ resources for a deeply formed spiritual life
Jude Tiersma Watson, associate professor of urban mission, hows how we can cultivate the spiritual practice of attentiveness, especially in urban contexts
Alexis Abernethy, professor of psychology, suggests a psychologically healthy approach to spiritual practices
Ted Cosse, executive director of Fuller Psychological and Family Services and assistant professor of clinical psychology, reflects on the slow and difficult process of becoming more self-aware
Pamela Ebstyne King, Peter L. Benson Associate Professor of Applied
Developmental Science, reflects on the way relationships influence spiritual formation
Mary Ellen Azada, executive director of call discernment, preaches on the road to Emmaus and the Easter path through suffering and prayer into an embodied faith in the risen Christ.
Ahmi Lee, assistant professor of preaching, preaches on Revelation 2:1-7 and the human tendency to forget our loving commitment to Christ
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, reflects on mortality and the conviction that God holds and values our lives before and after death
Keon-Sang An, associate professor of Bible and mission, preaches on Matthew 5:13-16, Christian communities in South Korea and Africa, and the transformative power of accepting our daily cross
Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, preaches on Luke 24:13–32, comparing the Road to Emmaus to the journey of learning to see the embodied presence of Christ today.
Laura Harbert, affiliate professor of clinical psychology, preaches on Ephesians 2:11-22, the difficult work of “tearing down walls of hostility” between one another
Hak Joon Lee, Lewis B. Smedes Professor of Christian Ethics, preaches on the Christlike freedom of interdependence and our culture’s “apocalyptic level of narcissism”
Scott W. Sunquist reflects on practices he incorporates into his daily rhythm of life, the role of the imagination in prayer, and more
Director and theater-maker Caitlyn Ference-Saunders explores the relationships between theater, rehearsal, and spiritual formation
Jude Tiersma Watson, associate professor of urban mission, argues that the spiritual practice should create space for God in our lives
Jude Tiersma Watson, associate professor of urban mission, argues that we can cultivate a “posture of stillness” just as easily on a busy street as a monastery.
Fuller community share their stories and reflections on the topic of vocation
Social psychologist Christena Cleveland reflects on the influences that shape our calling
Johnny Ramírez-Johnson argues that a commitment to Sabbath can shape Christian practices of justice and community
Spiritual formation is God's desire for us: explore these reflections on the depth and variety of shapes it can take