Until you’ve consumed all of the best Nonfiction Christian books, can you even claim to be a true fan?
1. The Shift: The True Story Of How One Businesswoman Left Everything Behind And Changed The Lives Of Thousands (2015)
A memoir of overcoming pain, fear and doubt, and allowing faith to lead the way to a miraculous life. You can only resist God’s call for so long. Ask Moses, ask Paul… ask MaryAnne Connor. As the owner of a successful real estate marketing firm, MaryAnne Connor, appeared to have it all. A happy marriage, the respect of her peers and a thriving career. But denial was her stronghold, and her enemy. She suffered from chronic pain, a dependency on pain medication and her marriage was failing. And then there were God’s whispers. They were getting…
* NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER* Imagine yourself a thirteen-year-old hundreds of miles away from home, in a strange city, and your mom leaves you at a bus station parking lot and drives off into the night with her lover.That’s the real life story of country music star Jimmy Wayne. It’s a miracle that Jimmy survived being hungry and homeless, bouncing in and out of the foster care system, and sleeping in the streets. But he didn’t just overcome great adversity in his life; he now uses his country music platform to help children everywhere, especially teenagers in foster care who are…
3. How to Raise Children for Christ (Updated Edition): A Guide for Excellent Christian Parenting (2016)
I will put my trust in Him … Behold I and the children which God has given me – Hebrews 2:13 This book is different from most books on raising children. It is a plea for the parents to truly know and walk with God – for them to love God and His Word. In the correct order, focusing first on the parents, Andrew Murray then urges parents to sincerely and consistently love their children and in all tenderness and gentleness teach them as God also teaches us. Children are a most precious gift that we receive from God, and they deserve our very best. Our…
4. Spilled Milk: Based on a true story (2013)
Brooke Nolan is a battered child who makes an anonymous phone call to social services about the escalating brutality in her home.When they jeopardize her safety, condemning her to keep her father’s secret, it’s a glass of spilled milk at the dinner table that forces her to speak about the cruelty she’s been hiding. In her pursuit for safety and justice Brooke battles a broken system that pushes to keep her father in the home, and she risks losing the support of family, coming to the realization that some people simply do not want to be saved.Spilled Milk is a novel of shocking narrative, triumph and…
5. 47 Little Love Boosters for a Happy Marriage: Connect and Instantly Deepen Your Bond No Matter How Busy You Are (Amazingly Simple Little Things Successful Couples Do Series) (Volume 1) (2016)
Whether your relationship is a new romance, or one that has passed the test of time, there might be days when you wonder how to keep the fire burning. As you read this book, you’ll discover amazingly simple little things successful couples do to show their love and connect with their loved one in just minutes a day, even if they’re busy parents with young kids! We call them the “Little Love Boosters for a Happy Marriage” because they: When you download the book, you’ll get the complementary, beautifully designed Golden Collection with 47 little love boosters and a FREE…
6. No God but One: Allah or Jesus?: A Former Muslim Investigates the Evidence for Islam and Christianity (2016)
Having shared his journey of faith in the New York Times bestselling Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi now examines Islam and Christianity in detail, exploring areas of crucial conflict and unpacking the relevant evidence.In this anticipated follow-up book, Nabeel reveals what he discovered in the decade following his conversion, providing a thorough and careful comparison of the evidence for Islam and Christianity–evidence that wrenched his heart and transformed his life.In Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi recounted his dramatic journey, describing his departure from Islam and his decision to…
Are your prayers being answered? Do you even know what to pray? Deep down inside, do you feel that prayer is too passive to really accomplish much? If these questions gave you pause, welcome to a new day! War Room Strategies offers a step-by-step, Bible-based approach to prayer that will revolutionize your prayer life! With the Holy Spirit as your ultimate Guide, you will learn to search the scriptures for wisdom as well as check your heart to address ungodly motives before developing a prayer that honors God and bring His Kingdom to bear on everything that deeply…
When an anaesthetist started praying with his patients in the Intensive Care Unit, suddenly his practice was transformed. As he relates his story in the context, first of a South Africa transitioning to democracy and then in the Middle East you will hear stories of a God who responds to prayer in ways that are uniquely His. This has the drama of hi-tech medicine, the poignancy of lives that are hanging in the balance, the human touch of a doctor who is trying to understand a God who does not always respond as he would like Him to and above all the inspiration and encouragement of a God who…
Stepping into the assignments the Lord has for us and pursuing the dreams He’s placed in our hearts can feel overwhelming and exhilarating all at the same time. But walking in His will begins with our daily obedience to Him. Lysa TerKeurst knows what it means to walk by faith and encourages you to discover the deeply personal truths of God’s Word for your calling. What Happens When Women Walk in Faith is filled with stories and Scripture that will help you apply practical, Biblical truths to your life and equip you to: No matter what God has called you to, you can take this…
10. The Reciprocating Self: Human Development in Theological Perspective (Christian Association for Psychological Studies Books) (2016)
On the basis of a theologically grounded understanding of the nature of persons and the self, Jack O. Balswick, Pamela Ebstyne King and Kevin S. Reimer present a model of human development that ranges across all of life’s stages: infancy, childhood, adolescence, young adulthood, middle adulthood and elder adulthood. They do this by drawing on a biblical model of relationality, where the created goal or purpose of human development is to become a reciprocating self―fully and securely related to others and to God. Along the way, they provide a context for…
11. The Christian’s Guide to No Contact: How to End Your Relationships With Narcissistic, Psychopathic, and Abusive Family and Friends, and Still be a Good Christian (2017)
Does God really expect us to put up with a lifetime of abuse from the bullies, liars, manipulators, abusers and users we know, just because we were born into a toxic family or were deceived into befriending a narcissist who hid his true self from us at first? Christians often feel stuck in abusive relationships with narcissistic or psychopathic friends or family, either haunted by guilt or plagued by Holier-Than-Thous who think they have the right to judge us for finally getting away and staying away. In this book, you will learn about going No Contact from a biblical perspective. You will find…
12. Appointments with Heaven: The True Story of a Country Doctor’s Healing Encounters with the Hereafter (2013)
When Dr. Reggie Anderson is present at the bedside of a dying patient, something miraculous happens. Sometimes as he sits vigil and holds the patient’s hand . . . he can experience what they feel and see as they cross over. Because of these God-given glimpses of the afterlife―his “appointments with heaven”―Reggie knows beyond a doubt that we are closer to the next world than we think. Join him as he shares remarkable stories from his life and practice, including the tragedy that nearly drove him away from faith forever. He reveals how what he’s seen, heard, and experienced has shaped what he believes about living…
Best Nonfiction Christian Books: The Ultimate List
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For the Love of Texas. Tell Me about the Revolution!
Author(s): Betsy Christian,George Christian,Chris A. Gruszka, et al.The History Press, INC|The History Press||Young Adult NonfictionHistoryLanguage(s): EnglishOn sale date: 05.08.2013Street date: 09.07.2013
Publisher: The History Press, INC;The History Press, Year: 2013, Size: 885 Kb, Download: epub
Accounting and Control for Sustainability
Author(s): Lucrezia Songini,Anna Pistoni,Christian Herzig, et al.Emerald Group Publishing Limited|Emerald Group Publishing Limited||Adult NonfictionFinance, ManagementLanguage(s): EnglishOn sale date: 13.12.2013Street date: 13.12.2013
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Year: 2013, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
For the Love of Texas. Tell Me about the Colonists!
Author(s): Betsy Christian,George Christian,Chris A. Gruszka, et al.The History Press, INC|The History Press||Young Adult NonfictionHistoryLanguage(s): EnglishOn sale date: 25.07.2013Street date: 09.07.2013
Publisher: The History Press, INC;The History Press, Year: 2013, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
Chicken Soup for the Christian Teenage Soul. Stories to Open the Hearts of Christian Teens
Author(s): Jack Canfield,Mark Victor Hansen,Kimberly Kirberger, et al.Open Road Integrated Media LLC|Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing||Chicken Soup for the SoulYoung Adult NonfictionNew AgeLanguage(s): EnglishOn sale date: 18.08.2012Street date: 17.08.2012
Publisher: Open Road Integrated Media;Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing;Chicken Soup for the Soul, Year: 2010, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really best-sellers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.