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The following journals contain articles related to spiritual formation.
Below are some sample articles written about spiritual formation. They are listed under the name of the database where they were found.
Proquest Religion database
Steibel, S. R. G. (2010). Christian education and spiritual formation: One and the same? Christian Education Journal, 7(2), 340-355. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/757072829?accountid=12085
Long, L. M. (2015). Christian spiritual formation: An integrated approach for personal and relational wholeness. Christian Education Journal, 12(1), 227-230. Retrieved from: : http://ezproxy.liberty.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.proquest.com/docview/1671123289?accountid=12085
Christian Periodical Index or Gale
Houston, J. M. (2011) The future of spiritual formation. Journal of Spiritual Formation & Soul Care, 4(2), 131-139. Retrieved from: http://ezproxy.liberty.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=rfh&AN=ATLA0001872921&site=ehost-live&scope=site
Vasquez-Levy D. (2014) Biblical fluency: Living under God’s influence. Currents in Theology and Mission 41(3), 173-179. Retrieved from http://web.b.ebscohost.com/ehost/resultsadvanced?sid=294aa834-6a95-40fb-af6a-e80ba2c8d20a%40sessionmgr114&vid=2&hid=109&bquery=(%22spiritual+formation%22)+AND+(theories)&bdata=JmRiPXJmaCZjbGkwPVJWJmNsdjA9WSZ0eXBlPTEmc2l0ZT1laG9zdC1saXZlJnNjb3BlPXNpdGU%3d
Buker, B. (2003). Spiritual development and the epistemology of systems theory. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 31(2), 143. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/223673223?accountid=12085 (ProQuest)
McClaren, B.D. (2013) After the maps change: Children, youth, and a church yet to be. Family and Community Ministries, 26, 116-124. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com.ezproxy.liberty.edu:2048/login.aspx?direct=true&db=rfh&AN=ATLA0001981629&site=ehost-live&scope=site
Education Research Complete
Fortosis, S. (2001). Theological foundations for a stage model of spiritual formation. Religious Education. 96(1), 49-64.
The Oxford handbook of psychology and spirituality. (2012). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Balswick, J. (2005). The reciprocating self: Human development in theological perspective. City, ST: InterVarsity Press. ILL
Fowler, J. (1995). Stages of faith: The psychology of human development and the quest for meaning. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers.
Paloutzian, R.F., & Park, C.L. (Eds.) (2013). Handbook of the psychology of religion and spirituality. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
Roehlkepartain, E. (Ed.). (2006). The handbook of spiritual development in childhood and adolescence. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Cook, K. V., & Leonard, K. C. (2014). A relationally integrated systems model for faith and learning in developmental psychology. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 42(2), 150-163. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/1562506521?pq-origsite=summon
Espinoza, B. D., & Johnson-Miller, B. (2014). Catechesis, developmental theory, and a fresh vision for Christian education. Christian Education Journal, 11(1), 8-23. Retrieved from http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=AONE&u=vic_liberty&id=GALE|A364437685&v=2.1&it=r&sid=summon&userGroup=vic_liberty&authCount=1
Parker, S. (2006). Measuring faith development. Journal of Psychology & Theology, 34(4), 337-348. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/223669352?pq-origsite=summon
Sinc, C. A., Cleveland, R., & Stern, J. (2007). Spiritual formation in Christian school counseling programs. Journal of Research on Christian Education, 16(1), 35-63. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/211175301?pq-origsite=summon
Streib, H. (2004) Extending our vision of developmental growth and engaging in empirical scrutiny: Proposals for the future of faith development theory. Religious Education, 99(4), 427-434. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/199462642?pq-origsite=summon
Barrett, J. (2012). Born believers: The science of children's religious belief. New York, NY: Free Press.
Browning, D. S. (2010). Reviving Christian humanism: The new conversation on spirituality, theology, and psychology. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.
Issler, K. D., & Habermas, R. T. (1994). How we learn: A Christian teacher’s guide to educational psychology. City, MI: Baker Books.
Johnson, D. L. (Ed.). (2010). Psychology and Christianity: Five views (2nd ed.). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.
McGee, R. S. (2003). The search for significance: Seeing your true worth through God's eyes. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.
Vozzola, E. (2014). Moral development: Theory and applications. New York, NY: Routledge.