The Evangelical Spirituality Initiative is a Metamorpha Ministries project to help evangelicals grasp the nature of the Christian life with specifically evangelical concerns in mind. While Protestants have a rich history of spirituality, often people turn to Catholic spirituality because it is often more readily accessible. The main problem with this is that Catholic spirituality depends upon theological presuppositions that evangelicals tend to deny, such as the nature of the church, salvation, monastic orders, etc., all of which form Catholic spirituality. Instead, as evangelicals, those involved in the Evangelical Spirituality Initiative are devoted to mining distinctively Protestant and evangelical resources to help inform how we live as those devoted to Christ. Evangelical theology should form evangelical spirituality, and when it does not, it ceases to be evangelical in any meaningful sense of the word (for more on this, see link on “Theology and Spirituality” and “Reforming Spiritual Formation”).

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Formed for the Glory of God:Learning from the Spiritual Practices of Jonathan Edwards
Wisdom tells us to sit at the feet of our elders rather than the latest ministry fad. And is there a better elder to guide us than Jonathan Edwards?
Reading the Christian Spiritual Classics:A Guide for Evangelicals
Many have come to discover the wealth of spiritual insight available in the Desert Fathers and other traditions. The essays in this volume provide a guide for evangelicals to read the Christian spiritual classics.