Anything but Ordinary, please!

Embracing life to the full… Including questions, challenges, joys and adventures


Here are some books I have read, am reading or would like to read. These writers are influential in my life, but I don’t always agree with everything they say. Its important to keep on learning…


The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Mocking Jay by Suzanne Collins

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson

The Girl who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson

The Girl who Kicked the Hornets Net by Stieg Larsson

What can I say, I’m into Trilogies!

Text Books

Understanding Human Communication Adler & Rodman

Interpersonal Messages: Communication and Relationships Skills: DeVito

Leadership Games: Experiential Learning for Organizational Development Kaagan

Pursuing a Whole Life

The Life Model: Living from the Heart Jesus Gave You Friesen, Wilder, Bierling, Koepke, & Poole

The Enneagram: A Christian Perspective Richard Rohr

Discipleship Essentials Greg Ogden

Breathing Under Water: Spirituality and the Twelve Steps Richard Rohr

The Emotionally Healthy Church Peter Scazarro

Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation Parker Palmer

Honoring the Body: Meditations on a Christian Practice Suzanne Paulsell

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking Susan Cain

The Lost Art of Listening: How Learning to Listen Can Improve Relationships Michael P. Nichols


Why Not Women? A Biblical Study of Women in Missions, Ministry and Leadership Cunningham, Hamilton & Rogers

Ruby Slippers Jonalyn Grace Fincher

The Blue Parakeet Scot Mcknight

Unladylike: Resisting the Injustice of Inequality in the Church Pamela Hogeweide

Beyond Anger: On Being a Feminist in the Church Carolyn Osiek

Human Trafficking

Hands that Heal FAAST

Not For Sale David Batstone

Sex Slaves: The Trafficking of Women in Asia Louise Brown

Renting Lacy: A Story of America’s Prostituted Children Linda Smith

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