Reading List

To read:

Family Vocation: God’s Calling in Marriage, Parenting, and Childhood

You’re Made for a God-Sized Dream: Opening the Door to All God Has for You

Cleaning House: A Mom’s Twelve-Month Experiment to Rid Her Home of Youth Entitlement

What a Son Needs From His Mom

Every Writer Needs a Tribe: A Practical Guide to Finding (and Writing For) Your Audience

The Hunger Games and the Gospel: Bread, Circuses, and the Kingdom of God

What Women Fear: Walking in Faith that Transforms

Grace for the Good Girl: Letting Go of the Try-Hard Life

Dancing with My Father: How God Leads Us into a Life of Grace and Joy

Made to Crave: Satisfying Your Deepest Desire with God, Not Food

The Greatest Generation

Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption

A Circle of Quiet

The Book Thief

Hunting Eichmann: How a Band of Survivors and a Young Spy Agency Chased Down the World’s Most Notorious Nazi

Seven Sacred Pauses: Living Mindfully Through the Hours of the Day

The Pioneer Woman: Black Heels to Tractor Wheels–a Love Story

Sticky Faith: Everyday Ideas to Build Lasting Faith in Your Kids


Read in 2014:

The Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears

Read in 2013:

Into the Free: A Novel

Everything: What You Give and What You Gain to Become Like Jesus

Connecting Church & Home


24/6: A Prescription for a Healthier, Happier Life

Read in 2012:

7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess

Desperate: Hope for the Mom Who Needs to Breathe

Upside-Down Prayers for Parents: Thirty-One Daring Devotions for Entrusting Your Child–and Yourself–to God

Train Like a Mother: How to Get Across Any Finish Line – and Not Lose Your Family, Job, or Sanity

Chasing Mona Lisa

The Hunger Games Trilogy

Wrecked: When a Broken World Slams into your Comfortable Life

You Are a Writer (So Start Acting Like One)

Unglued: Making Wise Choices in the Midst of Raw Emotions

Run Like a Mother: How to Get Moving–and Not Lose Your Family, Job, or Sanity

Train Like a Mother: How to Get Across Any Finish Line – and Not Lose Your Family, Job, or Sanity

Glamorous Illusions

Hope for the Weary Mom: Where God Meets You in Your Mess {Expanded Edition}