Milestone Resources

Listed below are resources to help equip you as you make disciples of your Nearest. 

Milestone 1

  • God Knows My Name by Debby Anderson
  • The Big God Story by Michelle Anthony & Cory Godbey
  • Faith Begins at Home by Mark Holeman
  • Faith Begins at Home Devotions by Mark Holeman
  • The Big Picture of What God Has Always Wanted: Connecting Christ throughout God’s Story by Charles Hoyd
  • Five Love Languages of Children by Gary Chapman
  • The Faith of a Child by Art Murphy
  • Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp

Milestone 2

  • The Jesus Storybook Bible by Sally Lloyd-Jones (older preschoolers-1st grade)
  • His Mighty Warrior by Sheri Rose Shepherd (K-3rd grade)
  • His Little Princess by Sheri Rose Shepherd (K-3rd grade)
  • Big Truths for Young Hearts by Bruce A Ware (3rd-6th)
  • God’s Names by Sally Michael (3rd-6th)
  • How to Bring Your Children to Christ by Ray Comfort & Kirk Cameron 
  • The Faith of a Child by Art Murphy
  • Leading Your Child to Jesus by David Staal
  • Teaching Kids about God by John Trent, Rick Osbourne & Kurt Bruner
  • 801 Questions Kids Ask About God by Focus on the Family, Produced by Lightwave & Livingstone

Milestone 3

  • Where Do Babies Come From? Boy’s Edition by Ruth Hummel and Janet McDonald
  • Where Do Babies Come From? Girl’s Edition by Ruth Hummel and Janet McDonald
  • How and When To Tell Your Kids About Sex by Brenna Jones and Stan Jones
  • Six Ways to Keep the “Little” in Your Girl by Dannah K. Gresch
  • Six Ways to Keep the “Good” in your Boy by Dannah K. Gresch
  • Big Truths for Young Hearts by Bruce A. Ware
  • Plugged in Parenting by Bob Waliszewski
  • The Five Love Languages of Teenagers by Gary Chapman
  • Passport to Purity by Dennis and Barbara Rainey 
  • Boundaries with Children by Dr. Townsend
  • Boundaries with Teens by Dr. Townsend
  • Raising Wise Children by Matlock

Milestone 4

  • Five Conversations You Must Have with Your Daughter by Vicki Courtney
  • Five Conversations You Must Have with Your Son by Vicki Courtney
  • Lies Young Women Believe by Nancy Leigh DeMoss and Dannah K. Gresch
  • Preparing Your Son for Every Man’s Battle by Stephen Arteburn
  • Preparing Your Daughter for Every Woman’s Battle by Shannon Ethridge
  • Every Young Woman’s Battle by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arteburn
  • Every Young Man’s Battle by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arteburn
  • The Secret Keeper by Dannah K. Green
  • Plugged In Parenting by Bob Waliszewski
  • Tech Savvy Parenting by Brian Housman
  • Authentic Beauty by Leslie Ludy
  • Devotions for the God Guy by Michael DiMarco
  • Devotions for the God Girl by Hayley DiMarco

Milestone 5

  • Every Young Man, God’s Man by Stephen Arteburn, Luck Arteburn, Kenny Yorkey, & Mike Yorkey
  • Raising a Modern-Day Knight by Robert Lewis
  • Raising a Modern-Day Princess by Pam Farrel & Doreen Hanna
  • Girls Gone Wise in a World Gone Wild by Mary A. Kassian
  • Men and Women: Equal Yet Different by Alexander Strauch
  • Age of Opportunity by Paul David Tripp

Milestone 6

  • Freshman: The College Student’s Guide to Developing Wisdom by Mark Matlock
  • How to Stay Christian in College by J. Budziszewski
  • Just Do Something by Kevin DeYoung
  • The Ever-Loving Truth by Boddie Baucham, Jr.
  • The Blessing by John Trent & Gary Smalley
  • The Case for the Creator by Lee Strobel
  • Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Find God’s Will by Kevin DeYoung
  • Discovering God’s Way of Handling Money by Crown Financial 
  • The Meaning of Marriage by Timothy Keller