We live in a world of podcasts and Youtube Channels.
But what happens when you want to sit down with a cup of tea and a good book that soothes the soul?
If you are a book lover like me, you want to read a good book – not waste your time with unnecessary “feel-good” fluff.
You want a book full of WISDOM that benefits your walk with God and encourages you in your daily life as a Christian woman.
Below are the top 12 must-read Christian books that are guaranteed to grow your faith and build your confidence in the person God made you to be!
1.) The Next Right Thing
Life is full of decisions – big and small.
Sometimes, decisions can cause worry, anxiety, and confusion.
If you have a big decision to make and the answer isn’t obvious, this book will help you gain peace and clarity on how to head in the right direction.
Do you struggle creating healthy boundaries in your life?
Are you a people-pleaser who struggles saying “No”?
Searching for the Biblical steps to create boundaries with difficult people?
This book is for you! Packed full of Biblical wisdom for how to build confidence, take control of your life, and set healthy boundaries with people.
3.) It’s Not Supposed To Be This Way
Every woman is going to face disappointments, setbacks, and heartbreak in life.
This book will help you navigate through all the emotions of feeling disappointed, misused, and shattered.
Whether you are going through something big or small, this book will help you look to Christ and “make it through” with your faith intact.
4.) Women Living Well
Calling all modern-day Christian mommas!
Your world is far different from your parents and grandparents! You have to navigate motherhood, marriage, and your personal life with constant distractions.
This book will help you to take a step back and reevaluate what is truly important in life.
Find how to be the best version of yourself – who God made you to be. Transform your marriage, parenting, and homemaking!
5.) Women of the Word
How easy is it to forget about reading our Bibles?!
God’s #1 way of speaking truth into our lives left to collect dust on our side tables.
This book is powerful!
In a busy world, we need to learn how to maintain a consistent desire to read the Bible and allow God to speak into our life!
This book offers clear instructions on how to train your mind and heart to read the Word of God.
There isn’t a woman on earth who hasn’t faced rejection, perceived judgement, comparison, and loneliness at some point in life.
This book digs deep into the pain of rejection and how we need to respond in our personal relationship with others – and with God!
How to heal yourself, your relationships, and pursue a deeper relationship with your Savior.
7.) Get Out of Your Head
When you start thinking negative and fearful thoughts, do you allow them to control your life?
Your thought life can make you doubt your faith and throw you into a negative spral.
This book details what God says about our thought life and details how to “take our thoughts captive”, find healing, and live in the freedom God intended for us.
8.) Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World
Life is busy and it is easy to feel like you don’t have enough time to read your Bible, pray, and really pursue a daily relationship with God!
This book will teach you about the importance of being more like Mary and sitting at the feet of Jesus instead of getting sidetracked by all of life’s unnecessary distractions.
When you start struggling with making time for Christ, read this book!
How easy is it to forget that PRAYER is our most powerful weapon and tool in life.
This book is a major source of wisdom, teaching you about the power of prayer and how to use it effectively in your life against the Devil.
Learn how to talk to God as your Heavenly Father, Friend, and Protector.
10.) His Needs, Her Needs
You will find this book on the bookshelves of many marriage counsellors around the world!
Whether you are dating, newly married, or married for 30+ years, this book is an amazing source of wisdom on how men and women both NEED to be treated in marriage.
“Building an affair-proof marriage.”
11.) Kind is the New Classy
Most people are familiar with the author from the series, “Full House”.
In this book, Candace Cameron Bure talks about her experiences living and working in modern-day America as a Christian woman.
This is a great read if you want to learn how to be gracious, classy, and kind while dealing with people that don’t agree with your faith.
12.) Present Over Perfect
We live in a society where we are a captive audience to advertisements that tell us that we need MORE to be happy.
Our phones, social media, Netflix, national news, Youtube, advertisements, etc. bombard us with images of what we NEED to make us look and feel better.
This leaves you feeling exhausted, lonely, jealous, and inadequate.
This book is all about choosing to live a more simple life full of gratitude and love.