Pre-Ministry

Vocational Discernment Library

The following books have been purchased through a grant from Project Connect, a program of the Eastern Cluster of Lutheran Seminaries.

Titles Currently Available

  • A Sacred Voice Is Calling: Personal Vocation and Social Conscience by John Neafsey
  • A Spiritual Formation Workbook: Small-Group Resources for Nurturing Christian Growth by James Bryan Smith, Lynda Graybeal, and Richard J. Foster
  • Baptism by Martin E. Marty
  • Big Questions, Worthy Dreams: Mentoring Young Adults in Their Search for Meaning, Purpose, and Faith by Sharon Daloz Parks
  • Called by God from the Division for Ministry ELCA
  • Callings: Finding and Following an Authentic Life by Gregg Levoy
  • Callings: Twenty Centuries of Christian Wisdom on Vocation by William C. Placher
  • Discerning Your Spiritual Gifts by Lloyd Edwards
  • Grounded in God: Listening Hearts Discernment for Group Deliberations by Suzanne G. Farnham, Stephanie A. Hull, and R. Taylor McLean
  • Here I Am—Now What on Earth Should I Be Doing? by Quentin Schultze
  • Hope and Suffering by Desmond Tutu
  • Leading Lives That Matter: What We Should Do and Who We Should Be by Mark R. Schwehn and Dorothy C. Bass
  • Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation by Parker J. Palmer
  • Ministry Is A High Calling (Aim Low): Reflections of a Parish Novice by Kurt R. Schuermann
  • Personality Type and Religious Leadership by Roy M. Oswald and Otto Kroeger
  • The Long Loneliness: The Autobiography of Dorothy Day by Daniel Berrigan
  • The Way of Life: A Theology of Christian Vocation by Gary D. Badcock
  • Under the Unpredictable Plant: An Exploration in Vocational Holiness by Eugene H. Peterson
  • Vocation: Discerning Our Callings in Life by Douglas J. Schuurman
  • What Shall I Say: Discerning God’s Call to Ministry from the Division for Ministry ELCA

Housed in the office of Nancy Musser, administrative assistant to the chaplain, they may be borrowed by any member of the Susquehanna University community.



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