Home / Food & Faith / Resources / Food & Faith Reading...

Food & Faith Reading Program Books

The following books are from United Methodist Women's 2009 Reading Program. To order, visit the United Methodist Women e-store.

Holy Stuff of Life: Stories, Poems and Prayers About Human Things

Holy Stuff of Life is a narrative treasure hunt for the hidden holiness of human things and a quest for a transformative encounter that turns consumption into a blessing. The book explores the holy human connection to ordinary things. 

Reading Program category: Spiritual growth. 

Sharing Food: Christian Practices for Enjoyment

This book explores how everyday eating practices contribute to delight and sharing, the twin purposes God designed for eating. These, in turn, will lead us to thank God for our daily bread and to see even the preparing of meals as a spiritual practice. This can be used as a resource for the 2009 Food & Faith spiritual growth study. Larger than average print.

Reading Program category: Spiritual growth. 

The following book is from United Methodist Women's 2009 Reading Program. To order, visit the United Methodist Women e-store.

Ending Hunger Now: A Challenge to Persons of Faith

Feeding the hungry has always been at the heart of Christian and other major religious and ethical systems. While this book makes an appeal to people of all faiths to join in ending hunger in the world, it was written primarily to motivate laity and clergy in local congregations to become partners in God's mission and ministry of combating global hunger. 

Reading Program category: Social action.

 

 
 

© 2014 United Methodist Women