Friends of The Well

go furtherThis is by no means a comprehensive list, but here are some of the people, resources & groups doing work that is helping us articulate, heal, reshape & move forward in our faith.

Kathy Escobar – pastor with The Refuge Christian community, author & blogger

Brian McLaren – author, speaker, activist & public theologian

Shane Claiborne – social justice activist, author, speaker & founder of The Simple Way

Rob Bell – author, speaker & former pastor

Nadia Bolz-Weber – founding pastor of House for All Sinners & Saints, writer & speaker

Richard Rohr – Franciscan priest & globally recognized ecumenical teacher, founder of the Center for Action and Contemplation

Rachel Held Evans – writes about faith, doubt & life in the Bible belt

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove – writer, speaker, founder of the Rutba House & director of the School for Conversion

Micah Bournes – poet, musician, speaker

Christine Sine – contemplative activist

Slow Church by C. Christopher Smith & John Pattison

The New Parish: How Neighborhood Churches are Transforming Mission, Discipleship & Community by Tim Soerens & Dwight J. Friesen

Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical by Shane Claiborne

The Secret Message of Jesus by Brian McLaren

Down We Go: Living into the Wild Ways of Jesus by Kathy Escobar

Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God: The scandalous truth of the very good news by Brian Zahnd

God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships by Matthew Vines.

The Sin of Certainty: Why God Desires Our Trust More Than Our “Correct” Beliefs by Peter Enns.