Books that you may find helpful:

Bennethum, D. Michael. Listen! God Is Calling!: Luther Speaks of Vocation, Faith, and Work. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2003.

* Bliese, Richard, David W. Miller, and Pamela J. Moret. Living Out Our Callings in the Workplace. St. Paul, MN: Centered Life, 2004.

Crabtree, Davida Foy. The Empowering Church. Herndon, VA: Alban Institute, 1989.

Daubert, Dave, Luther’s Priesthood of Believers: A Simple Model for 21st Century Disciples.

Diehl, William E. Christianity and Real Life. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1976.

Diehl, William E. Ministry in Daily Life: A Practical Guide for Congregations. Herndon, VA: Alban Institute, 1996.

Diehl, William E. The Monday Connection: A Spirituality of Competence, Affirmation, and Support in the Workplace. New York: HarperCollins, 1991.

Diehl, William E. Thank God It’s Monday! Philadelphia: Fortress, 1982.

DuBois, Dwight L. The Scattering: Imagining a Church that Connects Faith and Life. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2015. See or a video preview at

Everist, Norma. Seventy Images of Grace in the Epistles…That Make All the Difference in Daily Life. Eugene, OR: Cascade, 2015.

Everist, Norma Cook, and Nelvin Vos. Where in the World Are You? Connecting Faith and Daily Life. Herndon, VA: Alban Institute, 1996.

Fortin, Jack. The Centered Life: Awakened, Called, Set Free, Nurtured. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2006.

* Frerichs, Wendell. More Real Prayers. St. Paul, MN: Centered Life, 2005.

Herman, John D. Called to Follow. Mechanicsville, VA: Rambling Star Publishing, 2013.

Herman, John D. The Body of Christ: Christ-Shaped and Spirit-Sent. Mechanicsville, VA: Rambling Star Publishing, 2016. (Available August 1, 2016)

Kolden, Marc. The Christian’s Calling in the World. St. Paul, MN: Centered Life, 2002.

Kraemer, Hendrick. A Theology of the Laity. Vancouver, British Columbia: Regent College Publishing, 1958.

Krueger, David A. Keeping Faith at Work: The Christian in the Workplace. Nashville: Abingdon, 1994.

Kujawa-Holbrook, Sheryl A., and Fredrica Harris Thompsett. Born of Water, Born of Spirit: Supporting the Ministry of the Baptized in Small Congregations. Herndon, VA: Alban, 2010.

Lose, David J. Preaching at the Crossroads: How the World—and Our Preaching—Is Changing. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2013.

Miller, David W. God at Work: The History and Promise of the Faith at Work Movement. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007.

* Minus, Paul M. Taking Faith to Work: Next Steps for Christian Discipleship. St. Paul, MN: Centered Life, 2004.

Montover, Nathan. Luther’s Revolution: The Political Dimensions of Martin Luther’s Universal Priesthood. Cambridge: James Clarke & Co., 2012.

Nessan, Craig L.. Shalom Church: The Body of Christ as Ministering Community. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2010.

Ogden, Greg. Unfinished Business: Returning Ministry to the People of God. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2003.

Prentiss, Demi, and Fletcher Lowe. Radical Sending: Go to Love and Serve. New York: Morehouse, 2015.

Scharen, Christian. Faith as a Way of Life: A Vision for Pastoral Leadership. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans, 2008.

Schuurman, Douglas J. Vocation: Discerning Our Callings in Life. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans, 2004.

Stevens, R. Paul. Liberating the Laity: Equipping All the Saints for Ministry. Downers Grove, IL: Intervarsity, 1985.

Stevens, R. Paul. The Other Six Days: Vocation, Work, and Ministry in Biblical Perspective. Vancouver, British Columbia: Regent College Publishing, 1999.

Wingren, Gustaf. Luther on Vocation. Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock, 2004.

* books marked with an asterisk are likely only available at Select Learning.