Soul-Tending Reading

Soul-Tending Reading 2012

The Quotidian Mysteries- Norris
Madame Guyon- Johnson
Prayerbook of the Bible- Bonhoeffer
The Knowledge of the Holy- Tozer
Your God is Too Small-Phillips
Answering God- Peterson
1000 Gifts- Voskamp
Strengthening the Soul of your Leadership-Barton
The Kingdom Life- Andrews
Fresh Wind Fresh Fire- Cymbala
When God's People Pray- Cymbala
Tramp for the Lord- ten Boom
Spiritual Parenting- Anthony
100 Women of the Christian Faith- Johnson
Living Prayer- Benson
A Long Obedience in the Same Direction- Peterson
Pilgrim At Tinker Creek- Dillard
Click 2 Save- Anderson

(sorry for the unclear photo- was the best I could find in my files)

Soul Tending Reading 2013

(sorry for another blurry photo)
  • The Power of Prayer- E.M. Bounds
  • The Fruits of the Spirit-Underhill
  • Dorothea Cramer- Julie Stiegemeyer
  • I Come Quietly to Meet You- Carmichael
  • Bearing the Cross- Carolyn Brinkley
  • Sanctuary of the Soul- Foster
  • LIFE after ART- Appling
  • The Parish Guide to Social Media- Clarissa Valbuena Aljentera
  • A Praying Life- Paul Miller
  • Leading and Loving It- Wilhite, Wilson
  • The Greatest Gift- Voskamp
  • Drawn In-  Bronsink
  • Wonderstruck- Feinberg
  • Tweet If You Love Jesus- Drescher
  • Faith Formation 4.0- Julie Lytle
  • Viral- Sweet
  • Daring Greatly- Brene Brown
  • Also read but not on the stack:
  • The WORD Made Fresh- Gould
  • The Social Media Gospel- Gould
  • The Circle Maker- Batterson
  • The Purpose of Man- Tozer
  • Kisses from Katie-Davis

Soul- Tending Reading 2014:

Soul- Tending Reading 2014:
  • Servant Leadership- Fryar
  • Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus- Stiles
  • Walking on Water -L'Engle
  • Traveling Mercies-Lamott
  • In Constant Prayer- Benson
  • Quenched- Pyle
  • a million little ways- Freeman
  • Finding Spiritual Whitespace- Gray
  • Get Off your Donkey- McNeal
  • Devotional Treasures from the Holy Land- DeLancey
  • Render Unto the Valley-Senehi
  • Writing in the Margins- Hickman
  • Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good- Karon
  • A World According to God- Stortz
  • Marginalia- Jackson

Soul-Tending Reading 2015

  • In the Land of Blue Burquas- McCord
  • In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day- Batterson
  • Wine and the Word- Senske
  • Meeting Ananias- Tino
  • Called- Labberton
  • Now and Then- Buechner
  • Mercy and Melons- Hickman
  • 26 Ways to Pray the Alphabet- Hickman
  • The Red Sea Rules- Morgan
  • Illuminated Journaling- Jann Gray
  • The Digital Cathedral- Keith Anderson
  • Joining Jesus on His Mission- Finke
  • Jesus - A Pilgrimage- Martin
  • Come Rain or Come Shine- Karon

Soul-Tending Reading 2016
  • A PRISONER and yet... Corrie ten Boom
  • Swan House- Elizabeth Musser
  • A Light in a Dark Belt- Rosa Young
  • Farewell Four Waters- Kate McCord
  • We Believe You- Clark and Pino
  • Grace Eventually- Thoughts on Faith- Anne Lamott
  • Resting Places- Jane Rubietta
  • Run with the Horses- Eugene Peterson
  • Embracing Grace- Scot McKnight
  • Broken- Jonathan Fisk
  • Visual Theology-Challies/Byers
  • Networked Theology-Campbell and Garner
  • A Spool of Blue Thread- Anne Tyler

Soul-Tending Reading 2017
  • Gospel DNA-Michael Newman
  • Jesus - A Pilgrimage- James Martin (not pictured)
  • October 31, 1517-Martin Marty
  • Rediscovering Discipleship- Robby Gallaty
  • The Wired Soul- Tricia McCary Rhodes
  • To Be Where You Are- Jan Karon
  • Excavating Jesus-Crosson
  • Building a Discipling Culture- Breen
  • The Broken Way- Voskamp
  • Katharine Von Bora-Fryar
  • Katie Luther- The Graphic Novel-Leigh

Soul-Tending Reading 2018

  • Savoring God's Word- Johnson
  • Sola! Davis, Luchinger
  • An Altar in the World- Barbara Brown Taylor
  • The Worshiping Life- Hickman
  • Elijah and the SAT- Davis 
  • Digitized- Spiritual Implications of Technology- Bernard Bull
  • Faithfully Connected-Integrating Biblical Principles in a Digital World- Boche, Hollatz
  • Mediating Faith-Faith Formation in a Trans-media Era- Schnekloth 
  • Joining Jesus - Show Me How- Greg Finke
  • The Voyage Out- Woolf
  • May I have this Dance? Joyce Rupp
  • Spiritual Conversations in a Digital Age- Barna and the Lutheran Hour
  • Listening Hearts- Farnham, Gill, McLean and Ward
  • A Visual Guide to Gospel Events- Martin, Beck, Hansen
  • Armed and Dangerous- Jane Fryar

Soul-Tending Reading 2019
  • Sculptor Spirit- Leopoldo Sanchez 
  • The Poisonwood Bible- Barbara Kingsolver
  • Canoeing the Mountains- Tod Bollinger
  • Liturgy of the Ordinary- Tish Warren
  • The Weekend that Changed the World- Peter Walker
  • A Martyr's Faith in a Faithless World- Bryan Wolfmueller
  • Remember God- Annie Downs
  • Households of Faith-Barna and the Lutheran Hour
  • Spiritual Conversations in the Digital Age- Barna- (reread)
  • The Reluctant Witness- Everts
  • In the Fullness of Time-Maier
  • A Visual Guide to Gospel Events- Martin/Beck/Hansen

Soul-Tending Reading for 2020

  • The Spiritually Vibrant Home-Everts
  • Songs of Easter-Collins
  • The Princess and the Goblin- George MacDonald
  • The Minister's Restoration- George MacDonald
  • The Radium Girls-Kate Moore
  • First Easter- Paul L. Maier
  • The Forgotten Desert Mothers- Swan
  • Let's All Be Brave- Annie F. Downs
  • Everybody Always- Bob Goff
  • Her Mother's Hope-Francine Rivers
  • Her Mother's Dream- Francine Rivers

Soul- Tending Reading for 2021
  • Illuminated Life- Joan Chittister
  • Jesus at the Center of My Messy Life- Justin Rossow
  • Abide in Christ-Andrew Murray
  • God's Transmitters- Hannah Hurnard
  • Teaching A Stone to Talk- Annie Dillard
  • Delight- Justin Rossow
  • Renovation of the Heart in Daily Practice- Willard and Johnson
  • Chaos to Hope to Healing- Walt Waiser
  • The Prodigal God- Timothy Keller
  • Orthodoxy- G.K. Chesterton


  1. Wow girl! I thought I read a lot.. You have been and are doing some major reading.. You go! Blessings!

  2. Love having your's soul-encouraging...


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