A good book is like an amazing mentor. It offers support and encouragement. It invites you to ask the hard questions. Discover some of my top picks.
Small-Group Reading Bundle for Leaders
A helpful roundup of books and questions that can help you spark good, honest, and lively conversations with your small groups.
My first book has arrived, in which I share 7 lasting lessons for navigating life’s twists and turns.
A Fly Fishing Book About So Much More
Harry Middleton’s writing is captivating and poetic. You don’t have to be a fly fisherman to love this book.
Why I Love "Blue Like Jazz"
This book is filled with spot-on, nonreligious thoughts on Christian spirituality by Donald Miller.
SHOGUN by James Clavell
A page turning look at cultures clashing and growing.
Travels with Charley in Search of America
An intimate journey across America will envelop you in the dialects, smells and colors of the country.
East of Eden by John Steinbeck
In-depth character development and biblical themes make this Steinbeck classic an insightful read.
A Helpful Read by J. Oswald Sanders
There are many books that can help you understand and grow into your authentic leadership self. My favorite all-time book on leadership is Spiritual Leadership by J. Oswald Sanders.
Small Cloud Rising by Dave Gibbons
I know Dave personally, and he is the real deal. His book won’t take you long to read (maybe two hours), but it is definitely worthwhile.
What To Say When You Talk To Yourself by Shad Helmstetter
The words we tell ourselves are just as important as the ones we speak to others.
Chasing David by René Schlaepfer
Discover the real David—and find courage and insight to face your own life's battles.
In the Name of Jesus: Reflections on Christian Leadership by Henri Nouwen
I thought I had read everything that Henri Nouwen had written. Recently, I was given a copy of this small paperback book that I had never seen. It was written in 1989 and boy is it prophetic.