Suggested Reading List

Below you will find a list of the books I read and used as research for my eBook as well as this Website.
I do recommend that you read some of these that pertain to the areas you struggle with.

Books that deal with the purpose and passions God placed in our hearts:
Captivating by John and Stasi Eldredge
The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren
Finding favor with the King by Tommy Tenney
The Sacred Romance by Brent Curtis and John Eldredge
The Dream Giver by Bruce Wilkinson
Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a relentless God by Francis Chan
Just like Jesus by Max Lucado
Walking with God by John Eldredge

Books about Spiritual warfare:
Victory over the darkness by Neil Anderson

The Bondage Breaker by Neil Anderson
When Godly people do ungodly things by Beth Moore
Waking the Dead by John Eldredge

Battlefield of the mind by Joyce Meyers

Books to establish a great prayer life:
Living Free: Learning to pray God’s Word by Beth Moore
The power of a praying women by Stormie Omartian
The power of simple prayer by Joyce Meyers
The Prayer of Jabez by Bruce Wilkinson

Books that deal with the issues surrounding Eating Disorders and Addiction:
Get out of that pit by Beth Moore

Boundaries by Henry Cloud and John Townsend
Hope, Help and Healing for Eating Disorders by Gregory L Jantz
Mercy for Eating Disorders by Nancy Alcorn
Approval Addiction by Joyce Meyers
Inside Out by Larry Crab
The power of forgiveness by Joyce Meyers
Conflict free living by Joyce Meyers
Food and Love by Gary Smalley
Love to eat Hate to eat by Elyse Fitzpatrick
Longing for Daddy by Monique Robinson
The Mom Factor by Henry Cloud and John Townsend
Father hunger : fathers, daughters & food by Maine Margo
Anatomy of a food addiction by Katherine Anne
Freeing Our Families from Perfectionism
by Thomas S Greenspon, Ph.D

How People Grow by Henry Cloud and John Townsend
Perfectionism: What’s Bad About Being Too Good? by Miriam Adderholt, Ph.D and Jan Goldberg
Redeemed from the Pit by Marie Notcheva
Made to Crave by Lysa Terkeurst

Books about Healthy Eating and Exercise:
The Maker’s Diet by Jordan S. Rubin
Body for Life by Bill Phillips
Body for Life for Women by Peeke Pamela
Master you Metabolism by Jillian Michaels
Winning by Losing by Jillian Michaels
The Carbohydrate Addict’s healthy heart program by Dr. Richard F. Heller, Dr. Rachel. F. Heller, Dr. Fredric J. Vagnini
Set Free to Live Free by Sandra Dalton Smith MD
Dr A’s Habits of Health by Wayne Scott Andersen

Books to help your child overcome eating disorders:
When your child has an Eating Disorder: A Step by Step Workbook for Parents and Other Caregivers by Abigail H. Natenshon, Jossey-Bass

Books I just love:
Feathers of my nest by Beth Moore

Heaven’s wager by Ted Dekker
Hadassa by Tommy Tenney
Seven things that steal your joy by Joyce Meyers
In Every Pew Sits a Broken Heart by Ruth Graham

Bible Studies

  • Living Free by Beth Moore (this one is short and inexpensive and you can do it on your own without a group)
  • Breaking Free: Making Liberty in Christ a Reality in Life by Beth Moore
  • Living Beyond Yourself: Exploring the Fruit of the Spirit by Beth Moore
  • Stepping Up by Beth Moore
  • The First Place Bible studies are great for people who struggle with food and do not have a lot of time. It takes approximately 15 minutes to do (each) and it is specifically geared to help you in your struggle with food.
  • Captivating (workbook) by John and Stasi Eldredge
  • Waking the Dead (workbook) by John Eldredge
  •  Jonah by Priscilla Shirer