Mark Twain wrote:

“The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read.”

In our aim to re-establish the biblical family as the basic building block of society, we need all the help we can get. So the person who reads wisely will be at a distinct advantage. Here, in our seventh category of books worth reading is a selection of resources for Parents and Spouses as we look for books that are tools in this building project.

Top Ten Family

Richard Fugate: What the Bible says about Child Training - The clearest approach to parenting!

James Dobson: Dare to Discipline - Find a used copy of the original edition before it was softened!

Elisabeth Elliot: Let me be a Woman - A simple guide to biblical womanhood

Elisabeth Elliot: Marks of a Man - The best simple book on biblical manhood (by a woman!)

W.M.Hardenbrook: Missing from Action - The disappearance of manhood in modern times

Piper & Grudem: Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood - A study / reference book

Larry Christenson: The Christian Family - One of the first books to come out on the subject

Larry Christenson: The Christian Couple - Another of the first on the subject and still good to read!

T & B LaHaye: The Act of Marriage - Sexuality within the marriage relationship

Neil Postman: Amusing ourselves to Death - Don’t let TV swamp your family life!