W. Paul Jones, 2002, The Art of Spiritual Direction, Nashville, TN: Upper Room Books
Paul Jones grew up in a United Methodist family and church community but decided to be a Family Brother of the Trappist Order in 1989. He has a deep interest in spiritual direction and believes that Methodism is a model for consideration in spiritual formation. Jones reveals a deep understanding of spiritual direction. He believes that all Christians are called to be spiritual directors. He is comprehensive in this book on the art of spiritual direction. He connects it closely with the work of John Wesley. Jones also introduces a large variety of tools that may be used in spiritual direction.