Calvary Chapel Old Bridge Women's Ministry

Book List - Our Favorite Books for the Christian Woman

Listed below are our favorite books, split into five categories:

Biographies
Amy Carmichael of Dohnavor, Frank L. Houghton
Evidence Not Seen: A Woman’s Miraculous Faith in the Jungles of World War II, Darlene Deibler Rose
Footprints of a Pilgrim: The Life and Loves of Ruth Bell Graham, Ruth Bell Graham
George Muller: Delighted in God (History Maker), Roger Steer
Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners, John Bunyan
Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret, Dr. and Mrs. Howard Taylor
Living with the Giants: The Lives of Great Men of Faith, Warren W. Wiersbe
Oswald Chambers: Abandoned to God, David McCasland
Out of the Depths, John Newton
Profiles in Faith: Inspirational Readings Based on Lives of People Who Changed the World, Harold Sala
Redeemed & Restored: The Stories of Twelve Ordinary Women Transformed by God’s Extraordinary Power, Calvary Chapel Pastors’ Wives, June Hesterly and Sandy Macintosh
The Committed Life: Dwight L. Moody, W.R. Moody
The Hiding Place, Corrie Ten Boom
The Narrow Road: Stories of Those Who Walk This Road Together (International Adventures), Brother Andrew
They Found the Secret, V. Raymond Edman
Through Gates of Splendor, Elisabeth Elliot
Tramp for the Lord, Corrie Ten Boom


Devotionals
A Day's Journey, Jon Courson
A Passion for Jesus: Daily Devotions, Calvary Chapel Pastor's Wives
A Pillar by Day, Jon Courson
All of Grace (Moody Classics), Charles Spurgeon
Born Crucified, L.E. Maxwell
Come Away My Beloved, Francis J. Roberts
Daily Light Devotional, Anne Graham Lotz
Daily Light From the Bible, Samual Bagster
Daily with the King: A Devotional for Self-Discipleship, W. Glyn Evans
I Don't Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist, Norman L. Geisler
Kneeling We Triumph Volume 1 & 2, Edwin & Lillian Harvey
Morning and Evening: Daily Readings, C.H. Spurgeon
My Utmost for His Highest, Oswald Chambers
One Day at a Time, William MacDonald
Royal Insignia, Edwin & Lillian Harvey
Streams in the Desert, L.B. Cowman
Springs in the Valley, L.B. Cowman
The One Year Book of Christian History, E. Michael & Sharon Rusten
The Pursuit of God, A.W. Tozer
Wisdom for Today, Chuck Smith


Discipleship
A Place of Quiet Rest: Finding Intimacy with God Through a Daily Devotional Life, Nancy Leigh DeMoss
Abiding in Christ, Andrew Murray
Attributes of a Godly Woman (Audio CD), Kay Smith
By Searching: My Journey Through Doubt into Faith, Isobel Kuhn
Calm My Anxious Heart, Linda Dillow
Christ Indwelling & Enthroned, J. Oswald Sanders
Dwelling in the Holy of Holies (MP3), Kay Smith
Effective Prayer Life, Chuck Smith
Embraced by the Cross, L.E. Maxwell
Filled with the Spirit… Then What? R. Mabel Francis
Fit for the Master's Use, F.B. Meyer
Hinds Feet in High Places, Hannah Hurnard
How to be Filled with the Holy Spirit, A.W. Tozer
If, Amy Carmichael
Living Water, Chuck Smith
Mere Christianity, C.S. Lewis
On Being a Servant of God, Warren W. Wiersbe
Patient Evangelism, Lloyd Pulley
Praying the Names of God, Anne Spangler
Shepherding a Child's Heart, Tedd Tripp
Spiritual Warfare, Brian Brodersen
Strategies of Satan, Warren W. Wiersbe
The Calvary Road, Roy Hession
The Incomparable Christ, J. Oswald Sanders
The New Pilgrim's Progress, John Bunyan with Judith E. Markham
The Pilgrim's Progress, John Bunyan
The Pursuit of God, A.W. Tozer
True Discipleship, William MacDonald
Under His Influence: Yielding to the Work of the Holy Spirit, Lloyd Pulley
We Would See Jesus, Roy and Revel Hession
When the Enemy Strikes: The Keys to Winning Your Spiritual Battles, Charles Stanely
Why Grace Changes Everything, Chuck Smith


Encouragement
50 People Every Christian Should Know: Learning from Spiritual Giants of the Faith, Warren W. Weirsbe
A Mother’s Heart: A Look at Values, Vision, and Character for the Christian Mother (Pilgrimage Growth Guide), Jean Fleming
A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23, W. Phillip Keller
A Woman After God's Own Heart, Elizabeth George
A Woman's Journey to the Heart of God, Cynthia Heald
Beloved Unbeliever: Loving Your Husband into the Faith, Jo Berry
Dinner with a Perfect Stranger: An Invitation Worth Considering, David Gregory
Healed Without Scars, David Evans
Intimate Issues, Linda Dillow and Lorraine Pintus
Just Give Me Jesus, Anne Graham Lotz
Lies Women Believe, Nancy Leigh Demoss
Love that Lasts, Jill Briscoe
Loving Your Husband, Cynthia Heald
My Heart, My Life, My All, William MacDonald
Only God Can Heal a Wounded Heart, Ed Bulkley
Open Heart, Open Home: The Hospitable Way to Make Others Feel Welcome and Wanted, Karen Burton Mains
Overcoming Temptation, Damian Kyle
Passion & Purity, Elisabeth Elliot
The Place of Brokenness: In the Life of the Believer, Damian Kyle
Walking Together: Building a Marriage in a Fallen World, Jack & Cynthia Heald
When I Lay My Isaac Down: Unshakable Faith in Unthinkable Circumstances, Carol Kent
Whom God has Joined, Isobel Kuhn


Resource & Study Helps
A Lineage of Grace, Francine Rivers
All the Women of the Bible, Herbert Lockyer
Courson's Application Commentary, Jon Courson
It Couldn't Just Happen: Knowing the Truth About God’s Awesome Creation, Laurence O. Richards
Know What You Believe, Paul E. Little
Nelson's New Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Youngblood, Bruce and Harrison
Our Nearest Kinsman, Roy Hession
Quick Scripture Reference for Counseling, John G. Kruis
Redeeming Love, Francine Rivers
The Bible Exposition Commentary, Warren W. Weirsbe
The Case for Christ: A Journalist’s Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus, Lee Strobel
The Power of Prayer and the Prayer of Power, Reuben A. Torrey
What the Bible is all About, Dr. Henrietta C. Mears