Read a Book

Welcome to the library here at The Ranch.

We have a number of books you can read to give you a boost in your faith, from inspiring devotionals to compelling novels.  Each book features some of the best stories of how God is working in people’s lives today, all written to give you the encouragement that He will work in your life today, too.

So sit back, relax and enjoy a good book.  They’re all free, right here on The Ranch.  (For your convenience, you can also order copies of each of these books in paperback or ebook formats at The Ranch Bookstore!)

CHOOSE A BOOK!

15 Tips For A Stronger Marriage, by Eric Elder15 Tips For A Stronger Marriage

 Practical tips for newlyweds, nearly-weds or anyone who wants to strengthen their marriage.  Featuring 15 inspirational tips to help your marriage be the best that it can be. Also includes 12 tips on parenting!

by Eric Elder

St. Nicholas: The BelieverSt. Nicholas: The Believer, by Eric & Lana Elder

A new story for Christmas based on the old story of St. Nicholas.  Nicholas had just one life to live, but if he lived it right, one life was all he would need.

by Eric & Lana Elder

San Nicolás: El Creyente

Spanish Edition of St. Nicholas: The Believer.  Un cuento nuevo para Navidad basada en la antigua historia de San Nicolás.

por Eric y Lana Elder
traducido por Victor J. Palomino

St. Nicholas: The Believer (AudioBook)St. Nicholas: The Believer - Audiobook Cover

Audio version of a new story for Christmas based on the old story of St. Nicholas.  Nicholas had just one life to live, but if he lived it right, one life was all he would need.

Written by Eric & Lana Elder; Read by Eric Elder

Making The Most Of The Darkness, by Eric ElderMaking The Most Of The Darkness

How to keep trusting in God, even in the face of significant loss.  Featuring 12 inspirational messages to give you hope during your time of loss.

by Eric Elder

Romans: Lessons In Renewing Your Mind, by Eric ElderRomans: Lessons In Renewing Your Mind

How to think clearer, live better and enjoy life more fully.  Featuring 40 inspiring devotionals based on one of the most life-changing books in the Bible.

by Eric Elder

Our Favorite Christian Quotations, compiled by Greg PotzerOur Favorite Christian Quotations

Over 250 inspirational quotes from the ministry of This Day’s Thought.  Featuring our favorite Christian quotes to inspire you in your faith in Christ.

compiled by Greg Potzer

Loving Thoughts, compiled by Greg Potzer, with introduction by Eric ElderLoving Thoughts

For those who are passing from this life to the next–and those who love them.  Featuring an inspiring collection of loving thoughts about God, heaven and the hope we have in Christ.

compiled by Greg Potzer, with introduction by Eric Elder

The Top 20 Passages In The Bible, by Eric ElderThe Top 20 Passages In The Bible

The 20 most popular passages from the best-selling book of all time.  Featuring 20 inspiring devotionals based on the top 20 passages in the Bible.

by Eric Elder

Israel: Lessons From The Holy Land, by Eric ElderIsrael: Lessons From The Holy Land

A devotional tour of the land where Jesus walked.  Featuring 30 inspiring devotionals based on 30 sites in Israel.

by Eric Elder, with photography by Karis & Makari Elder

Israel For Kids Activity Book, by Eric Elder & FamilyIsrael For Kids Activity Book

Lessons for kids about the Holy Land.  Featuring 30 fun activities for kids including word searches, crosswords, pictures to color, word scrambles, sudokus, coded phrases, mazes and more!

by Eric Elder and family

Ephesians: Lessons In Grace

Ephesians: Lessons In Grace

How to believe, receive and share God’s gift of grace. Featuring 20 inspiring lessons based on one of the most grace-filled books in the Bible.

by Eric Elder

Nehemiah: Lessons In Rebuilding, by Eric ElderNehemiah: Lessons In Rebuilding

How to repair, restore and rebuild what’s broken in your life.  Featuring 15 inspiring devotionals based on one of the most ambitious rebuilding projects of all time.

by Eric Elder

Acts: Lessons In Faith, by Eric ElderActs: Lessons In Faith

How to find, increase and express your faith in Christ.  Featuring 30 inspiring devotionals based on the lives of the very first followers of Christ.

by Eric Elder

Jesus: Lessons In LoveJesus: Lessons In Love, by Eric Elder

How to love God, love others and love yourself more.  Featuring 30 inspiring devotionals based on the greatest “lover” of all time, Jesus Christ.

by Eric Elder

Exodus: Lessons In Freedom, by Eric ElderExodus: Lessons In Freedom

How to get free, stay free and set others free.  Featuring 50 inspiring devotionals based on one of the most dramatic yet practical books of the Bible.
by Eric Elder

What God Says About Sex, by Eric ElderWhat God Says About Sex

An inspirational book to help you discover and put into practice what God says about sex.
by Eric Elder

Two Weeks With God, By Eric ElderTwo Weeks With God

A 14-day devotional to help you clear your mind and focus on God, based on the songs from Eric Elder’s piano CD, Clear My Mind.

by Eric Elder

Psalms: Lessons In Prayer, by Eric ElderPsalms: Lessons in Prayer (Coming Soon!)

How to be more effective in talking to, listening to, and enjoying your conversations with God. Featuring 45 inspiring devotionals based on the oldest book of prayers in the world.

by Eric Elder

Real Lives, Real Change

Featuring stories of real people who have experienced real change through the power of Jesus Christ.

by Various Authors