1-Hour Exercise The Life Map is a great tool for preparing to tell your story. It's a simple exercise that can produce profound results by helping you identify the parts of your story that matter most to your group: the parts that have shaped who you are.
Being Made Alive in Christ as God’s Workmanship
Meditation Exercise by Jan Johnson One of the primary ways to connect with the heart and mind of God is to meditate on Scripture. This meditation exercise about your deep desire to let God change you is especially for those concerned with making progress in their spiritual lives.
The Power of Vulnerability
Video of Brené Brown (20 minutes) Brené Brown studies human connection—our ability to empathize, belong, love. In a poignant, funny talk at TEDxHouston, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity. A talk to share.
The Screwtape Letters
Book by C.S. Lewis (209 pages) The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis is a classic masterpiece of religious satire that entertains readers with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to "Our Father Below." At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C.S. Lewis's The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging account of temptation—and triumph over it—ever written.
Book by John Ortberg (208 pages) Bestselling author John Ortberg presents another classic that will help you discover your soul―the most important connection to God there is―and find your way out of the spiritual shallow-lands to true divine depth. With characteristic insight and an accessible story-filled approach, Ortberg brings practicality and relevance to one of Christianity’s most mysterious and neglected topics.
I Said This, You Heard That
6-Session Study by Kathleen Edelman If you've ever said the wrong thing (or said the right thing the wrong way) you know how quickly your mouth can make a big mess. But it doesn’t have to be that way. This study explores how your wiring affects what you say, how you listen, and how others hear you. This workbook is intended to be used with the I Said This, You Heard That videos, available for free on the App.
Mentorship Program (8 or more weeks) Re:new matches trained volunteer mentors with individuals for confidential, weekly mentoring sessions. Your mentor will lead you through a process of discovering why you are stuck in life by uncovering lies you believe about yourself, others, and God. You will develop an understanding of who you are in Christ.