A yearly plan for spiritual reading
Join Women at Well in hosting a monthly book club using the book of the month picks listed below.
These books were hand-selected to help you deepen your Catholic Faith and grow spiritually through the year.
If you are looking for a meaningful way to grow in friendship and community consider hosting a monthly book club. Grab a bottle of wine and 3 friends and get together to talk about the book.
Maybe you want to meet after Daily Mass and walk through the book together. Or maybe you want to meet at the local coffee shop, or gather together over lunch at your favorite restaurant.
These books were picked for you to chat about with friends and family members!
To help, we have prepared a discussion guide to use for fruitful conversation. Or for you to use for personal reflection.
Download the Guide below.
Attentive to the challenges faced by young people today―online dating, social media, and more―Gift and Grit: How Heroic Virtue Can Change Your Life and Relationships presents the insights that Andrew and Sarah Swafford (the author of Emotional Virtue: A Guide to Drama-Free Relationships) have learned about fostering authentic relationships, answering life’s deepest questions, and remaining committed to a relationship with God from more than fifteen years of ministry to college students.
Beginning with stories of how God has personally transformed their own hearts and using the interactions they have had with the young adults to whom they minister, the Swaffords approach those who desire a truly meaningful life with a message of faith, hope, transformation, and joy.
This valuable book presents real-life advice on:
To those facing universal human struggles with isolation, insecurity, and sadness, Gift and Grit inspires a deeper look at the healing, forgiveness, and transformation we desperately desire in our lives and in our relationships.
With discussion questions, Gift and Grit is perfect for small groups and book clubs to grow together in faith.
Dr. Andrew and Sarah Swafford found Jesus Christ in a powerful way in college and have devoted their lives to sharing the joy of his truth ever since. They speak frequently across the country (and in Europe, Australia, and the Philippines) on dating, marriage, the moral and spiritual life, St. John Paul II, and Sacred Scripture. Together, they are the authors of Gift and Grit: How Heroic Virtue Can Change Your Life and Relationships and cohosts of Ascension’s What We Believe: The Beauty of the Catholic Faith, filmed in Rome.
by Fr Michael Gaitley
by Sarah Swafford
by Adam Minihan, Haylee Minihan, and David Niles
by Father Jean Baptiste Saint - Jure, Blessed Claude de la Colombiere, and Paul Garvin
by Carrie Gress
by Rachel Bulman
by Lisa Cotter
by Fr Jacques Philippe
by Antonia Salzano Acutis
by Bob Schuchts
Colleen Carroll Campbell
Pope Benedict XVI
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