Mindy’s Good Reads 2019

My annual list of books I’ve read this year… some good ones in here! What would you recommend I read in 2020?


Ready Player One, Earnest Cline.


The Elephant Whisperer, Lawrence Anthony

Hillbilly Elegy, JD Vance

Ministry/Spiritual (including seminary class texts):

The Class Meeting: Reclaiming a Forgotten Small Group Experience, Kevin Watson

When God Doesn’t Fix It, Laura Story

Feeding Your Soul: A Quiet Time Handbook, Jean Flemming

It’s Only A Demon: A Model of Christian Deliverance, David Appleby

The Believer’s Guide to Spiritual Warfare, Tom White

3 Crucial Questions About Spiritual Warfare, Clinton Arnold

Understanding Spiritual Power, Marguerite Kraft

Spirit of the Rainforest, Mark Richie

Ethnography as a Pastoral Practice, Moschella

Churches that Make a Difference, Ron Sider

Whose Religion is Christianity, Lamin Sanneh

Soul, Self, and Society: Mission in a Post-Colonial World, Michael Rynekiewich

The Mission of God’s People, Chris Wright

Missional Renaissance: Changing the Scorecard for the Church, Reggie McNeal

Scattered: How ADD Originates and What You Can Do About it, Gabor Mate

The Wisdom of The Enneagram, Riso and Hudson



2 thoughts on “Mindy’s Good Reads 2019

    1. Thanks Laura! I like Chris Wright’s work and if you enjoyed his first one, then the second one is along a similar line. The Sider book is older but still a standard text for guidelines regarding community involvement. Thanks for sharing your list!


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