On Our Shelf
- Longing for Spring: A New Vision for Wesleyan Community | Elaine A. Heath & Scott T. Kisker | Foundational read for understanding FAM Houston.
- Missional. Monastic. Mainline.: A Guide to Starting Missional Micro-Communities in Historically Mainline Traditions | Elaine A. Heath & Larry Duggins | Guide that outlines how FAM Houston was formed
- When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor...And Yourself | Steve Corbett & Brian Fikkert | Influential for FAM Houston's paradigm of empowerment mission
- Life Together | Dietrich Bonhoeffer | Foundational read for why to live in intentional community.
- The Cost of Discipleship | Dietrich Bonhoeffer | I read this during college, and it messed me up for life. Challenged me to be honest with myself about grace--and called me to consider what costly grace asks of me.
- A Mile in My Shoes | Trevor Hudson | On pilgrimage as a way of life
Connect with communities who have influenced FAM Houston!