Becky's Top 20 Reading List

Becky’s Top 20 Reading List

I thought it would be good to include my bride’s favorite reads; it is a very good list. Becky is often asked for her favorite books, so here they are. Enjoy! —Jay Childs, Senior Pastor


  1. The Pleasures of God, by John Piper
 (Amazon, B&N)
  2. Respectable Sins, by Jerry Bridges (Amazon, B&N)
  3. When God Weeps, by Joni Eareckson Tada
 (Amazon, B&N)
  4. Celebrating the Sabbath, by Bruce A. Ray
 (Amazon, B&N)
  5. When Life and Beliefs Collide, by Carolyn Custis James (Amazon, B&N)
  6. Experiencing the Presence of God, by A.W. Tozer (Amazon, B&N)
  7. Discipline: The Glad Surrender, by Elizabeth Elliot (Amazon, B&N)
  8. Knowing God, by J.I. Packer
 (Amazon, B&N)
  9. Slave, by John MacArthur
 (Amazon, B&N)
  10. Delighting in the Trinity, by Michael Reeves (Amazon, B&N)
  11. The Holiness of God, by R.C. Sproul (Amazon, B&N)
  12. The Radical Cross, by A.W. Tozer
(Amazon, B&N)


  1. Israel, My Beloved, by Kay Arthur (Amazon, B&N)
  2. Safely Home, by Randy Alcorn
 (Amazon, B&N)
  3. Pilgrim’s Progress, by John Bunyan
 (Amazon, B&N)
  4. Hinds’ Feet on High Places, by Hannah Hurrand (Amazon, B&N)
  5. In His Steps, by Charles M. Sheldon
 (Amazon, B&N)
  6. The Divine Romance, by Gene Edwards
 (Amazon, B&N)
  7. A Severe Mercy, by Sheldon Vanauken
 (Amazon, B&N)
  8. The Testament, by John Grisham (Amazon, B&N)

by Becky Childs