This is just the start of lists that will be added to over time…
- Books that teach about God and people, give hope, make you think or are just plain fun.
- Movies that illuminate ideas and tell stories that have impact or simply entertain.
- Music that move you with inspiring messages, set you on an up-beat path and/or are great to listen to.
The Holy Bible, King James Version,(New Jersey, Thomas Nelson Inc., 1970)
The Qur’an, A new translation by M.A.S. Abdel Haleem, (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2004)
Buddhist Scriptures, Selected and translated by Edward Conze, (London, Penguin Group, 1959)
R. Kirby Godsey, Is God a Christian? (Macon Georgia, Mercer University Press, 2011)
Jeremy Camp, Phil Newman, I Still Believe, (JEREMY CAMP LLC, 2011)
Danny Gokey, Hope in Front of Me: Find Purpose in Your Darkest Moments, (Tyndale House, 2014)
Michelle Davis, Finding Hope on Vegas: a memoir (BookBound Media, LLC, 2017)
Joyce Smith with Ginger Kolbaba, The Impossible: The Miraculous Story of a Mother’s Faith and Her Child’s Resurrection (New York: Faith Words Hachette Book Group, 2017)
Lacey Buchanan with Bethany Jett, Through the Eyes of Hope: Love More, Worry Less, and See God in the Midst of Your Adversity (Lake Mary, Florida: Charisma House, 2017)
Marietta Troyer, For the Love of Benny: A Family Journey Wrapped Around the Delicate Fingers of Their Special Needs Child (Lisbon, Ohio: The Herald, Inc. 2017)
Yann Martel, Life of Pi, (Knopf Canada, 2001)
Casting Crowns, Just Be Held, Album: Thrive, (Beach Street and Reunion Records), 2014
Jason Gray, More Like Falling in Love, Album: Everything Sad is Coming Untrue, (Centricity Music), 2010
Jason Gray, With Every Act of Love, Album: Love Will Have the Final Word, (Centricity Music), 2013
7eventh Time Down, Just Say Jesus, Album: Just Say Jesus, (BEC Recordings), 2013
Jeremy Camp, I Still Believe, Album: Stay, (BEC Recordings), 2003
Danny Gokey, Hope in Front of Me, Album: Hope in Front of Me, (BMG), 2014
Hillary Scott and The Scott Family, Thy Will, Album: Love Remains, (EMI Nashville, Capitol Nashville), 2016
Riley Clemmons, Broken Prayers, Album: Riley Clemmons, (Capitol CMG, Maxx Recordings), 2017