Here are a few books that helped me grow in mind and spirit.
They truly were significant signposts for my journey.
Consider purchasing them for your own journey.
I was a “performance” junkie. I based my value on what I could do for the Lord instead of on what He did for me. This book started my turnaround.
Switch on Your Brain: The Key to Peak Happiness, Thinking, and Health
by Dr. Caroline Leaf
Dr. Leaf gives scientific evidence from a Christian perspective of how changing your thinking changes your brain. This helped affirm my faith in the Word of God’s power to change me.
I have read many books to help me satisfy my hunger to know God in a deeper way. Dutch’s book is well-written and easy to understand. He shares personal stories and reveals his heart. Dutch’s openness and honesty made me feel that I knew him as a friend. In so doing, he draws each one of us toward true friendship with God.
Boundaries Updated and Expanded Edition: When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life
by Henry Cloud and John Townsend
Aren’t we supposed to love others unconditionally? Didn’t Jesus call us to die to ourselves? Aren’t we expected to help our neighbor? As a new Christian, I didn’t understand that God gives us boundaries. Saying “yes” to God doesn’t mean saying “yes” to everything.