My life, especially in the pastorate, has been enriched by the writing of Eugene Peterson. My favorite book of his is “Under The Unpredictable Plant: An Exploration In Vocational Holiness”. I have read it multiple times and do so at least once a year.
Jonathan Merritt interviewed him recently. The article that followed is entitled “Faithful To The End: An Interview With Eugene Peterson.” Pay careful attention to the second question Peterson answers.