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.jonathanwilsonhartgrove.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 , www.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