GUIDES

A PDF Leader's Guide for Morning Prayer

We meet for prayer each weekday morning in the YH living room from 8-8:30am. For those of you who can't join us due to distance, work schedule, etc. but would like to start a group in your own context, here's a quick glimpse into how we do things that we hope will help to get you started. Download below.

 
 

Share/Swap Resources

Here are some resources we compiled for an event at the YH centered around Creation Care, Shared Economics, and how we can be making faithful moves toward more sustainable living together. We hope they inspire & equip you to better love God, love people, & love creation.

 

Dear Church, Have You Considered...?

An open letter of sorts from a small cross-section of millennials to the local, institutional churches around us....

 

BLOGS

 Follow Britney's writings about life in intentional community around the Yellow House at  britneywinnlee.com .

Follow Britney's writings about life in intentional community around the Yellow House at britneywinnlee.com.

 Follow Sarah's blog about all things art, health, and community in addition to her art & music being created in the context of communal life around the Yellow House at  sarahduet.com .

Follow Sarah's blog about all things art, health, and community in addition to her art & music being created in the context of communal life around the Yellow House at sarahduet.com.

 

BOOKS

   School(s) for Conversion: 12 Marks of New Monasticism, edited by The Rutba House

School(s) for Conversion: 12 Marks of New Monasticism, edited by The Rutba House

Follow Me to Freedom. by Shane Claiborne & John Perkins
Follow Me to Freedom. by Shane Claiborne & John Perkins
No Man is an Island, by Thomas Merton
No Man is an Island, by Thomas Merton
   The Wisdom of Stability, by Jonathan Wilson Hartgrove

The Wisdom of Stability, by Jonathan Wilson Hartgrove

 The Intentional Christian Community Handbook, by David Janzen

The Intentional Christian Community Handbook, by David Janzen

      Celebration of Discipline, by Richard J. Foster

 Celebration of Discipline, by Richard J. Foster

The Master Plan of Evangelism, by Robert E. Coleman
The Master Plan of Evangelism, by Robert E. Coleman
The Irresistible Revolution, by Shane Claiborne
The Irresistible Revolution, by Shane Claiborne
 Life Together, by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Life Together, by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

   New Monasticism, Jonathan Wilson Hartgrove

New Monasticism, Jonathan Wilson Hartgrove

 Jesus for President, by Shane Claiborne & Chris Haw

Jesus for President, by Shane Claiborne & Chris Haw

Real Sex, by Lauren Winner
Real Sex, by Lauren Winner
 

WEBSITES, PARTNERS, & OTHER COMMUNITIES

   Community Renewal International. Our Shreveport based ministry seeks to partner with God and people to make our world a home. Find out how we're doing it,  www.communityrenewal.us      

Community Renewal International. Our Shreveport based ministry seeks to partner with God and people to make our world a home. Find out how we're doing it, www.communityrenewal.us

 

 The  School for Conversion  works for beloved communities that unlearn habits of social division by experimenting in a way of life with Jesus that makes surprising friendships possible.

The School for Conversion works for beloved communities that unlearn habits of social division by experimenting in a way of life with Jesus that makes surprising friendships possible.

 Rutba House.   An intentional community in North Carolina pioneering the New Monastic movement led by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and his wife Leah,  www.jonathanwilson      hartgrove.com

Rutba House. An intentional community in North Carolina pioneering the New Monastic movement led by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and his wife Leah, www.jonathanwilsonhartgrove.com

 The Hub Ministries.   A faith-based nonprofit who care for the homeless and impoverished of inner-city and downtown Shreveport ,  ww      w.thehubministry.com

The Hub Ministries. A faith-based nonprofit who care for the homeless and impoverished of inner-city and downtown Shreveport , www.thehubministry.com

 New Monasticism.   A website dedicated to further explaining the New Monastic lifestyle,  www.newmonasticism.org

New Monasticism. A website dedicated to further explaining the New Monastic lifestyle, www.newmonasticism.org

 Common Ground Community.   A sister community in the Cedar Grove neighborhood of     Shreveport,  www.lvoe.org

Common Ground Community. A sister community in the Cedar Grove neighborhood of Shreveport, www.lvoe.org

 The Simple Way  . An intentional community in North Philly that greatly inspired our beginnings,  www.thesimpleway.org      

The Simple Way. An intentional community in North Philly that greatly inspired our beginnings, www.thesimpleway.org