TRUSTED AUTHORS:

  • Steve Arterburn

  • George Barna

  • Dr. Henry Cloud

  • Dr. James Dobson

  • Danna Gresh

  • Dr. Kevin Lehman

  • Josh McDowell

  • Stormie Omartian

  • Dennis and Barbara Rainy

  • Dr. John Townsend

  • Tedd Tripp

  • H. Norman Wright

 

WEBSITES:

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

  • Child Dedication: Learn more about the process of dedication and why we do it here at South Ridge.

  • SR Groups: Connect with other adults in deeper studies or to learn about mentoring opportunities.

RECOMMENDED BOOKS:

Purity - older teens:

  • And the Bride Wore White (Dannah Gresh)

  • Passport to Purity (Dennis and Barbara Rainy)

Differences:

  • The Crayon Box that Talked (Shane DeRolf)

Education:

  • God's Design for Sex Series (Stan & Brenna Jones)

Parenting:

  • How to Talk so Your Kids Will Listen (H. Norman Wright)

  • The Power of a Parent's Word (H. Norman Wright)

  • She Calls Me Daddy (Robert Wolgemuth)

  • Raising a Modern Day Knight: A Father's Role in Guiding His Son to Authentic Manhood, revised edition (Robert Lewis)

  • Shepherding a Child's Heart (Tedd Tripp)

  • Spiritual Parenting (Michelle Anthony)

  • The Strong Willed Child (Dr. James Dobson)

  • You Can't Make Me, (But I can be Persuaded) (Cynthia Tobias)

  • The Power of a Praying Parent (Stormie Omartian)

  • Be The Dad She Needs You To Be (Dr. Kevin Leman)

  • Am I Messing Up My Kids? (Lysa Terkeurst)

  • Grace Based Parenting (Dr. Tim Kimmel)

  • The Christian Parenting Handbook

Other:

  • Aggressive Girls, Clueless Boys (Dennis Rainey)

  • St. Nicholas, The Real Story of the Christmas Legend (Julie Stiegemeyer)

  • The True St. Nicholas, Why He Matters to Christians (William Bennett)

  • Love & Respect In The Family (Dr. Emerson Eggerichs)

 

FAMILY DEVOTIONALS:

  • Character Stories for Families, Devotional Series (Barbara Rainey)

  • Devotions for Sacred Parenting (Gary Thomas)

  • Egermeier's Bible Story Book (Elsie Egermeier & Clive Uptton)

  • The Jesus Storybook Bible (Sally Lloyd-Jones)

  • Long Story Short, Ten-Minute Devotional (Marty Machowski)

  • The One Year Every Day Devotions (Stephen Arterburn & Jesse Florea)

  • Thoughts to Make Your Heart Sing (Sally Lloyd-Jones & Jago)

  • Wisdom and the Miller's: Proverbs for Children (Mildred A. Martin)