9780078028540_p0_v1_s260x420Contemporary Women’s Health: Issues for Today and the Future
– Cheryl Kolander, Danny Ballard, Cynthia Chandler
-This is a broad book that I like because of its focus on diversity and women’s issues across multicultural boundaries.

9781937498320Faith Powered Profession: A Woman’s Guide to Living With Faith and Values in the Workplace
– Elizabeth Knox
-Can a professional Christian woman combine a vibrant faith with a productive career? I say yes, but it’s tricky. Great book!

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– Clayton M. Christensen
-This book would be helpful for anyone attempting to find a more meaningful life as they pursue personal values. Personal stories abound.

7015403The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
– Brene Brown
-This book is therapeutic. It is practical, too.

lean-in-women-work-and-the-will-to-leadLean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
– Sheryl Sandberg
-This book will inspire you. No matter what a woman’s calling is, we must assist in trailblazing for generations of gifted women.

JustListen-coverJust Listen: Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone
– Mark Goulston
-This is an enjoyable book providing practical advise and relevant instruction.

Give-Them-GraceGive Them Grace
– Alyce Fitzpatrick and her daughter, Jessica Thompson
-This is a very helpful and candid book on how not to raise rule-keepers and how to dazzle our children with grace.

9780310708254_p0_v4_s260x420Jesus Storybook Bible
– Sally Lloyd-Jones
– I give this to all of the young moms I know to read to themselves! And the children love it too! The STORY is God’s rescue plan and it’s a story we need to be a part of every day!

every-good-endeavorEvery Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God’s Work
– Tim Keller
-A woman’s work can be drudgery on any level. What we need is a calling.

prodigalgodThe Prodigal God
– Tim Keller
-This is life changing for traditional churchgoers as well as moral failures like me!

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– Patricia McCormick
-This is a work of fiction but the research done by the author is alive in this character. Although this is a difficult issue to read, I believe it helped me to pray more and to be willing to help our sisters who are sold into sexual slavery every day.

whiterThanSnowWhiter Than Snow
– Paul David Tripp
-This is an amazing devotional based on Psalm 51.

9781433526756What is the Gospel?
– Bryan Chapell
-Prison, handicapped sibling, broken marriage and the good news healing through all of it! Short, fresh, wonderful!

51RwbIq2v2LWhen Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor and Yourself
– Tim Keller
-As one who has blundered often in my attempts to care for the poor, I now keep this book readily available for its wisdom and very practical instruction.