Children's Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

by: Lydia Wildes


1. Children's Spirituality: Christian Perspectives, Research, and Applications
Author: Donald Ratcliff
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
ISBN13: 9781592447114


2. Real Kids, Real Faith: Practices for Nurturing Children's Spiritual Lives
Author: Karen Marie Yust
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
ISBN13: 9780787964078

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3. Understanding Children's Spirituality: Theology, Research, and Practice
Author: Kevin E. Lawson
Publisher: Cascade Books
ISBN13: 9781498214209

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4. Engraved Upon the Heart: Children, the Cognitively Challenged, and Liturgy's Influence on Faith Formation
Author: Hwarang Moon
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
ISBN13: 9781498220125

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5. Listening to Children on the Spiritual Journey: Guidance for Those Who Teach and Nurture
Author: Catherine Stonehouse
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN13: 9780801032363

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6. Transforming Children into Spiritual Champions: Why Children Should Be Your Church's #1 Priority
Author: George Barna
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN13: 9780801018794

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7. The Conscious Parent: Transforming Ourselves, Empowering Our Children
Author: Dr. Shefali Tsabary
Publisher: Namaste Publishing
ISBN13: 9781897238455

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8. The Secret Spiritual World of Children: The Breakthrough Discovery that Profoundly Alters Our Conventional View of Children's Mystical Experiences
Author: Tobin Hart
Publisher: New World Library
ISBN13: 9781930722194

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9. I Am Because You Are: How the Spirit of Ubuntu Inspired an Unlikely Friendship and Transformed a Community
Author: Jacob Lief
Publisher: Rodale Books
ISBN13: 9781623364496

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10. Satan, You Can't Have My Children
Author: Iris Delgado
Publisher: Charisma House
ISBN13: 9781616383695

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11. Children's Spirituality: What It Is and Why It Matters
Author: Rebecca Nye
Publisher: Church House Publishing
ISBN13: 9780715140277

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12. Raising Spiritual Children in a Material World
Author: Phil Catalfo
Publisher: Berkley Trade
ISBN13: 9780425149546

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13. Instructing a Child's Heart
Author: Tedd Tripp
Publisher: Shepherd Publisher
ISBN13: 9780981540009

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14. Sticky Faith: Everyday Ideas to Build Lasting Faith in Your Kids
Author: Kara E. Powell
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN13: 9780310329329

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15. The Spiritual Guidance of Children: Montessori, Godly Play, and the Future
Author: Jerome W. Berryman
Publisher: Morehouse Publishing
ISBN13: 9780819228406

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16. Spiritual Warfare for Your Family: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Children
Author: Leighann McCoy
Publisher: Bethany House Publishers
ISBN13: 9780764217555

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17. Shepherding a Child's Heart
Author: Tedd Tripp
Publisher: Shepherd Press
ISBN13: 9780966378603

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18. Nurturing Children's Spirituality: Christian Perspectives and Best Practices
Author: Holly Catterton Allen
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
ISBN13: 9781556355585

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19. Perspectives on Children's Spiritual Formation
Author: Michael Anthony
Publisher: B&H Academic
ISBN13: 9780805441864


20. Dedicated: Training Your Children to Trust and Follow Jesus
Author: Jason Houser
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN13: 9780310518297


21. Relational Children's Ministry: Turning Kid-Influencers Into Lifelong Disciple Makers
Author: Dan Lovagila
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN13: 9780310522676


22. Growing Up a Friend of Jesus: A Guide to Discipleship for Children (Treasure Chest of Prayer)
Author: Francoise Darcy-Berube
Publisher: St. Anthony Messenger Publishers
ISBN13: 9780867164015

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23. Value Your Children: Becoming Better Parental Disciple-Makers
Author: Kirby Worthington
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
ISBN13: 9780801054013

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24. Home Discipleship: Much More Than ABC's and 123's
Author: Kimberly Williams
Publisher: D&K Publishing Group
ISBN13: 9780615847641

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25. Show Them Jesus: Teaching the Gospel to Kids
Author: Jack Klumpenhower
Publisher: New Growth Press
ISBN13: 9781939946393

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1. Spirituality Practice
2. International Association for Children's Spirituality
3. Discipleship Ministries
4. DiscipleLand
5. LifeWay Discipleship Resources
6. Gospel Centered Discipleship
7. Faith Kids Lessons
8. Disciplr
9. The Society for Children's Spirituality: Christian Perspectives
10. TruMinistry
11. Group Publishers
12. Resources for Children's Spiritual Formation
13. Children's Ministry Magazine
15. Orange Blogs
16. Kidology
18. Children Desiring God
20. Children's Ministry Institute
21. Keys for Kids
22. Kids Kount: Raising Kids in Christ
25. What's in the Bible?


1. The Spiritual Formation of Children by Denise A. Ropka Kasischke
2. Your Child's Spiritual Development by Sheila Seifert
3. Putting God First by various authors
4. 'Did Baby Jesus Wear Diapers?' by Alex McFarland
5. The ABC's of Spiritual Growth by Children's Ministry Magazine
6. Best Practices in Children's Faith Formation by John Roberto and Katie Pfiffner
7. Life with God for Children by Lacy Finn Borgo
8. Nurturing Spirituality in Early Childhood Classrooms: The Teacher's View by Jennifer Mata
9. Moment to Moment Spirituality in Early Childhood Education by Mindy Upton
10. Developing the Whole Child: Celebrating the Spirit of Each Child by Ruth A. Wilson
11. Tipping Faith Points by Children's Ministry Magazine
12. Cultural and Spiritual Nurturing in Early Childhood by Angela Oswalt, Natalie Staats Reiss, and Mark Dombeck
13. Teach Us to Pray by various authors
14. 7 Ways Your Kids can Connect with God by Christie Thomas
15. Helping Children See God as Relevant to Their Lives by Alex McFarland and Jason Jimenez
16. Teaching Kids About God's Big Story by Michelle Anthony
17. A Faith That Sticks by Kara Powell
18. More Than a Magazine by David Jones and Randy Ledbetter
19. What's the Point of a Christian Education? by Christiaan Alting von Geusau
20. Purposeful Discipleship: Reaching the Souls of my Children by Leslie Ludy
21. Where Should Children Worship by Children's Ministry Magazine, Jessica Nelson, and Debbie Rowley
22. Introducing Your Child to God by Larry Fowler
23. Christ is Lord by various authors
24. Children and Spiritual Growth: Faith that Figures by Children's Ministry Magazine
25. Praying for Our Children's Salvation by Joel Beeke