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Growth experiences now available on the SoulCare App!

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Inspired by REVEAL's ten years of research, this resource is designed for spiritual growth, powered by relationships. Includes mini assessments, topical growth experiences, discussion guides, and more. 

digital books

Every time I read a book on this subject, every time I come to a puts language to the longing in my heart.
— Troy, IL
If you’re serious about building a ministry that actually develops environments and relationship where life-change happens, you’re going to want to add STIR to your thinking.
— Mark Howell

Articles & books


How to Make Mentor Relationships Work For You (Grit & Virtue, 2017)

Striving to Abiding (Outreach Magazine, 2014) 
Thruway or Partway (Leadership Journal, 2011)

Spiritual Formation Q&A (Mark Howell, 2011)
Two of Me (Leadership Journal, 2008)

Life with the Brothers (Conversations Journal, 2007)

Soul Health (Leadership Journal, 2004), Christianity Today's Top 40 articles from Leadership Journal's 36-year history


Soul Care SERIES~

For individuals and groups, these practical and accessible guides invite authentic growth. Large quantity orders and discounts available directly from InterVarsity Press (


Spiritual Transformation In Relationship (STIR) explores practical ways for spiritual formation to become integrated into community life.

"Become like Jesus is a strategy book that describes the path toward leadership and church transformation... (from the foreword)."

Jimmy Mellado, President Compassion International, Former President Willow Creek Association