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Works on Mentoring

Big Questions, Worthy Dreams: Mentoring Young Adults in Their Search for Meaning, Purpose and Faith Sharon Daloz Parks; 2000 Jossey-Bass

Looks at the challenges young adults face in their search for meaning, integrity, and contribution. A call to thoughtful adults to mentor actively the next generation.


Connecting: The Mentoring Relationships You Need to Succeed in Life Paul D. Stanley; 1992 NavPress         

Because the concept of a mentor is misunderstood, many miss out on mentoring possibilities. This book is designed to help one connect with others, either to be a mentor or to be mentored


Going on Retreat: A Beginner's Guide to the Christian Retreat Experience Margaret Silf; 2002 Loyola Press         

Advice on planning a retreat experience well-suited for the Christian community


The Implications of Student Spirituality for Student Affairs Practices Margaret Jablonski; 2001 Jossey-Bass         

Provides student affairs professionals and others on college campuses with information and guidance about including spirituality in student life. Contributors explore the role that faith and spirit play in individual and group development on campuses.


The Mentor's Spirit: Life Lessons on Leadership and the Art of Encouragement Marsha Sinetar; 1999 Griffin         

Presents ideas on mentors and mentoring spirits as sources of guidance and inspiration. Four short informal talks followed by a question and answer session.


The Soul of Education: Helping Students Find Connection, Compassion, and Character at School R. Kessler; 2000 Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development         

Guide for helping young people find meaning and purpose in life as well as connect with their spiritual yearnings.


Athena's Disguises: Mentors in Everyday Life Susan Forn Wiltshire; 1998 W/JK         

Explores the multitude of ways mentoring occurs in our lives, using inspiring examples of several remarkable women who touched the author's own life.