Diane Mitchell's Bookshelf

Books . Movies . Music . More
Diane Mitchell's Bookshelf
Diane Mitchell's Bookshelf
Books . Movies . Music . More

Diane Mitchell

Director of Preschool Ministries

My Current Favorites

Five books, movies, or songs influencing me now
Courageous
Courageous
 
WHY I LIKE IT
This movie shares a courageous look at fatherhood and spiritual leader of the home.
Facing the Giants
Facing the Giants
 
WHY I LIKE IT
A coach shares the goal of honoring God not just winning the game. God honors him for his commitment.
Fireproof
Fireproof
 
WHY I LIKE IT
The challenge of saving a marriage, a fireman finds God. He then is able to change and save his relationship with his wife.

My Essentials

My all-time favorite books, movies and music
Shepherding a Child's Heart
Shepherding a Child's Heart
by Tedd Tripp
WHY I LIKE IT
The book has clear and biblical teaching about how to communicate with your child in a loving way that reaches their heart.
Spiritual Leadership: Moving People on to God's Agenda, Revised and Expanded
Spiritual Leadership: Moving People on to God's Agenda, Revised and Expanded
by Henry T. Blackaby,Richard Blackaby
WHY I LIKE IT
This book shares the qualities, hard decisions, difficulties and challenges that come with being a Spiritual leader. It also, shares the rewards of doing what is right for those who you serve as their leader.
Revolutionary Parenting: Raising Your Kids to Become Spiritual Champions
Revolutionary Parenting: Raising Your Kids to Become Spiritual Champions
by George Barna
WHY I LIKE IT
This book shows the crisis of parenting children and steps to succeed. It asks questions to help parents examine what and how they are parenting. It gives hands on suggestions to help parents follow through and communicate with their child faith and godly standards.
Parenting is Heart Work
Parenting is Heart Work
by Scott Turansky
WHY I LIKE IT
This book tries to show parents how to reach the heart of their child not just to change behavior. Practical ways are shared to show how to connect to the heart of a child.
Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment
Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment
by Janet Heimlich
WHY I LIKE IT
This book focuses on disciplining the heart of a child and sharing biblical truth. This book gives practical advice for parents to use.
The Ministry of Motherhood: Following Christ's Example in Reaching the Hearts of Our Children
The Ministry of Motherhood: Following Christ's Example in Reaching the Hearts of Our Children
by Sally Clarkson
WHY I LIKE IT
This book shares how motherhood is a mission from God. It shares that Jesus is our example as he trained His disciples.
Instructing a Child's Heart
Instructing a Child's Heart
by Tedd Tripp,Margy Tripp
WHY I LIKE IT
Biblical and practical ways of parenting that affect a child’s heart are shared in this book.
Mothers and Sons: Raising Boys to Be Men
Mothers and Sons: Raising Boys to Be Men
by Jean Lush,Pamela Vredevelt
WHY I LIKE IT
As a mother of three sons, this book gives insight on the needs of boys and how to raise them to be Christian men through the different stages they go through.
Understanding Today's Preschoolers
Understanding Today's Preschoolers
by C. Sybil Waldrop
WHY I LIKE IT
This book is helpful to parents and teachers of preschoolers. It helps them to understand the different stages of a young child. The book shares how preschoolers learn and how we must guide their learning.
Teaching preschoolers: First steps toward faith (Teaching for spiritual transformation series)
Teaching preschoolers: First steps toward faith (Teaching for spiritual transformation series)
by Thomas Sanders
WHY I LIKE IT
This book has guided me in the preschool ministry. The foundational teaching of preschoolers and how they learn and their characteristics are shared. Also, it tells how to teach the Bible to preschoolers through guided play.
The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person Others Will Want to Follow  ITPE
The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person Others Will Want to Follow ITPE
by John C. Maxwell
WHY I LIKE IT
This book shares 21 qualities a leader should have and how these qualities affect their leadership with others.