Read a summary of Journaling or go directly to any of the following sections:

  1. Introduction
  2. The Challenge
  3. Meditating on the Word
  4. Overview of Journaling
  5. The Journals of Jim Elliot
  6. Creating a Word Journal
  7. Leaving a Legacy
  8. Sample Journal Entries
  9. Bibliography

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Bibliography

Books About Journaling

Broyles, Anne. Journaling: A Spiritual Journey. Nashville: The Upper Room, 1988.

Kelsey, Morton T. Adventure Inward: Christian Growth Through Personal Journal Writing. Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg, 1980.

Peace, Richard. Spiritual Journaling: Recording Your Journey Toward God. Hamilton, MA: Pilgrimage, 1995.

Books About Jim Elliot

Elliot, Elisabeth. Through Gates of Splendor. Wheaton, IL: Tyndale, 1981

Elliot, Elisabeth. Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testament of Jim Elliot. San Francisco: Harper, 1958.

Examples of Journals

Elliot, Jim. The Journals of Jim Elliot. Ed. by Elisabeth Elliot. Old Tappan, NJ: Revell, 1978

Kierkegaard, Soren. The Journals of Soren Kierkegaard. Trans. by Alexander Dru. London: Collins, Fontana Books, 1958

Livingstone, David. Livingstone's Private Journals (1851-1853). Ed. by I Schapera. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1960

Pascal, Blaise. Pensées. Trans. by W. F. Trotter. New York: The Modern Library, Random House, 1941.

Wesley, John. The Journals of John Wesley: A Selection. Ed. by Elisabeth Jan. Oxford University Press, 1987. End

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