what i’m reading

Reading List 2016

I’m not setting a goal this year.  With starting Grad school in January I am sure I will be reading textbooks more than anything, but I hope to squeeze in a few in between terms.  Here is the list to get started…

  1. What Women Fear: Walking in Faith that Transforms – Smith
  2. The Insanity of God – Ripken
  3. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking – Cain
  4. When Missions Shapes the Mission: You and Your Church Can Reach the World – Horner

 

Reading List 2015 – Goal 20

1. Unstoppable – Caine (done)
2. Own Your Life – Clarkson (done)
3. Keep it Shut – Ehman (done)
4. Counter Culture – Platt (done)
5. Tradecraft: For the Church on Mission – McCrary (done)
6. Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus – Qureshi (done)
7. The Meeting of the Waters – Kling (done)
8. Taming the To-Do List – Whitwer (done)
9. From Good to Grace – Hoover (done)
10. For the Love – Hatmaker (done)
11. I Will – Rainer (done)
12. Simply Tuesday: Small-Moment Living in a Fast-Moving World – Freeman (done)
13. Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and Our Minds – Wilkin (done)
14. The Beginning (The Bridge) – Kingsbury (done)
15. The Bridge – Kingsbury

Reading List 2014

The year is almost over and here is where I stand. I won’t hit my goal of 20 books but 18 is not bad and it looks like I will finish the whole Bible by the end of the year. Does the Bible count as 2 books??

1. The Great Omission – Saint
2. Mended – Smith
3. Insanity of God – Ripken
4. Chasing God – Smith
5. Insanity of Obedience – Ripken
6. The Antelopein the Living Room – Shankle
7. God is Able – Shirer
8. Notes from a Blue Book – Oxenreider
9. A Confident Heart – Swope
10. Autopsy of a Deceased Church – Rainer
11. Any 3 – Shipman
12. The Best Yes – Terkeurst
13. Forgotten God – Chan
14. Life on Mission – Wilis/Coe
15. The Greatest Gift – Voskamp
16. The Bible
17. Interrupted – Hatmaker
18. Insanity of God – Ripken (2nd reading)

Reading List 2013

Greater (Furtick) – Done
Let It Go (Ehman) – Done
Stressed-Less Living (Miles) – Done
What Happens When Women Say Yes to God (Terkeurst) – Done
Captive in Iran (Rostampour & Amirizadeh) – Done
Sparkling Green Earrings (Shankle) – Done
The In-Between – Goins – Done
If the Shoe Fits – Bricker – Done
I Am A Church Member – Rainer – Done
The Hole in Our Gospel – Stearns – Done
Let the Nations Be Glad – Piper – Done
The Greatest Gift – Voskamp – Done
The Women of Christmas – Higgs – Done
Crazy Busy – DeYoung

Reading List 2012

So I Used to be so Organized (Whitwer) – Done
Unglued (Terkuerst) – Done
Undaunted (Caine) – Done
The Millenials – Rainer & Rainer
The Life Ready Woman – Feldhahn & Lewis
One Bite at a Time – Oxenreider
Organized Simplicity – Oxenreider
Miss Minimalist – Jay
Simple Blogging – Meeks
Resolution for Women – Shirer

Reading List 2011

My expectations were much lower this year for some reason

Crazy Love – Frances Chan
Radical – David Platt – complete

Not on the original list…

The Help – Kathryn Stockett – complete
Life Interrupted – Priscilla Shirer – complete
1000 Gifts – Ann Voskamp – complete

Reading List 2010

Five Love Languages of Children – Chapman
Have a New Kid by Friday – Leman
90 Minutes in Heaven – Piper
What Every Christian Ought to Know – Rogers
Simplify Your Life – Ramsland
Simplify Your Time – Ramsland – Complete
Master Leaders – Barna
The Messies Manual – Felton
Organizing for Life – Felton
Organizing Your Day – Felton
Organizing Magic – Felton
Breathe – Kent
The Worn Out Woman (When Life is Full and Your Spirit is Empty) – Stephens & Gray – Complete
Give God A Year – Lewis – Complete
So Long Insecurity – Moore – Complete
The One Year Bible for Women (NLT)

Not on the original list…but completed
Surprised By Worship – Travis Cottrell
On Christmas Eve – Thomas Kincaid
On Strike for Christmas – Sheila Roberts
Foreign to Familiar – Sarah Lanier
I Danced in Africa – Elizabeth Marshall – twice