Would you consider yourself a reader? Do you enjoy reading physical copies of books, digital versions, or audio versions best? Whatever type of reader you are, (or even if you aren’t a big reader!) check out the books we are currently reading, love, and plan to read next!
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If you’ve listened to the podcast for any length of time, you know that learning is essential to us. So much so that every time we have a guest come on this show, one of our last questions is: ‘What resources are you learning from currently?
Our guests share things like books, podcasts, etc. We always get amazing recommendations but have never dedicated an entire show to giving our own book recommendations in this sort of format. So, we have several categories we will dive into with book recommendations for each one! Enjoy and let us know if you pick up any that resonate with you!
Esther: Undistracted by Bob Goff
Most Recently Finished:
Esther: Essentialism by Greg McKeown
Holly: Nice by Sharon Hodde Miller
Holly: In His Image by Jen Wilkin
Esther: Fascinate by Sally Hogshead
Just for fun:
Next on the list:
Favorite book as a child or young person
Esther: Little Kid: The Poky Little Puppy & Dr. Seuss books
Quotes to Note:
“Integrity is for Everyone.” – Holly Cain
“I have been shaped and have learned infinitely more from books I disagree with than books that I agree with.” – Holly Cain
“It’s important to read people that you don’t agree with…it’s pushed me to really examine what I believe in and make sure I know that I know that I know.” – Holly Cain
“If we only ever listened to or read, or are exposed to things that align fully with where we stand, we won’t be challenged, and we won’t be forced to consider more deeply what we believe and why we believe it.”- Esther Littlefield
“As leaders, we need to be aware of what other people are talking about out there in the culture as well as within Christian circles.” – Esther Littlefield
“This is the thing about books: Just like podcasts, you have to keep someone’s attention. ” – Esther Littlefield
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