Crossroads Church Transforming Retreat Resources

Crossroads Church Transforming Retreat Resources

In addition to the quarterly retreats held at Crossroads Church, there are a number of additional recommended resources to enhance your two-year Transforming experience. All materials are available in the Crossroads Bookstore after each Sunday morning service, or at most major retail outlets. Connect to Amazon through this link and CCM automatically receives a percentage of your purchase as a reward.

If you have questions about any of the books, if you have already read all of these books or would like to meet with a member of our Pastoral staff to discuss your journey, please contact Crossroads church at (269) 781-9094 or email us

Core Materials Needed for Every Retreat in the Series
"The Enneagram Personality Styles: A tool for Self-Knowledge and Spiritual Transformation"
Written by: Clare Loughrige, Lead Pastor at Crossroads Church
Book available here

"Sacred Rhythms"
Written by: Ruth Haley Barton

"Invitation to a Journey"
Written by: Robert Mulholland

Wagner Enneagram Personality Style Scales
Test available here

Current Retreat #2 Reading (each are required for those participants pursuing a certificate)  
"Sacred Rhythms," Chapter 6
"Invitation to a Journey," Chapter 6 and 7
"Enneagram of Personality Styles"

"The Human Condition"
Written by: Thomas Keating

Also choose one of the following you haven’t already read:
"The Enneagram: A Christian Perspective"
Written by: Richard Rohr

"Nothing to Prove"
Written by: David and Caron Loveless

"The Enneagram and Prayer"
Written by: Barbara Metz and John Burchill

"Enneagram Spirituality:
Written by: Suzanne Zuercher

Additional optional readings
"Coming Home to Your True Self-Leaving the Emptiness of False Attractions"
Written by: Fr. Albert Haase

"The Gift of Being Yourself"
Written by: David Benner

"The Deeper Journey"
Written by: Robert Mulholland

"The Enneagram in Love and Work"
Written by: Helen Palmer

Optional Daily Prayer Book
A Guide to Prayer for Ministers and Other Servants