Spiritual Formation

The progressive growth in conformity to the image of Christ in this soul-forming world.

Devotional Spirituality: Part 11—Suggestions for Meditating on Scripture (& Practicing His Presence Launch)

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the series Devotional Spirituality

Ken Boa discusses the second step of the ancient practice of sacred reading (lectio divina): meditation (meditatio); he also embarks on a tour through “A Guide to Practicing God’s Presence” with his Monday group (as he is doing with all of his local weekly study groups).

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Eight Spiritual Essentials: Part 1

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Eight Spiritual Essentials


Ken Boa spends time reviewing recent series and new resources, answering questions from attendees, and then introduces his new series, “Eight Spiritual Essentials.” The series will focus on how a believer can move from an egocentric to a Christocentric life and worldview.

8 Spiritual Essentials: Series Outline

Ambition to Please God
Love Jesus
Thought Life
Practice God’s Presence
Trust and Obedience
Grace Rather Than Law
Gratitude and Contentment
Live Each Day Well

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Devotional Spirituality: Part 8—Seasons of Dryness & Darkness

This entry is part 8 of 13 in the series Devotional Spirituality

The spiritual life involves alternating patterns of sorrow and joy, delight and emptiness, warm experience and feelings of abandonment. During these times, showing up before God on a daily basis is critical, Ken Boa explains in this eighth part of his “Devotional Spirituality” series.

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