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STEP Forward Resource Library
Recommended Books and Courses

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Recommended Book

Success is not only about what you will do. It’s also about who you will be when you arrive at that place where your success is visible. Embrace your process of success as you pick up the nuggets of wisdom that taught Chris and Carol Green how to Rest in God; Retreat after devastating setbacks and disappointments; Revival and resetting to come back out fighting again; and their “Comedy of Errors; the mistakes and bad decisions that somehow, still worked out in their favor.

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In a strategic response to the generational crisis of fatherless and broken homes, Chris Green, writes to his sons from the front lines of the battle to rebuild, restore and renew the role of honor for men.


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Transition and change are usually very difficult and often painful. Many people have made their worst decisions during moments they were in a crisis. Chris Green presents eight nuggets of wisdom to help guide you successfully through the labyrinth of disappointment, doubt, discouragement, detours and distraction.


Eric Mason, DMin

Followers of Jesus face many challenges to their faith, among them the rising influence of contemporary cults, alternative theologies, and ethical issues that challenge traditionally held beliefs and practices. 


Recommended Course

Basic Christian Beliefs Explained
This course is an essential primer of basic Christianity and apologetics that every Believer should know. It features the acclaimed British theologian and Bible teacher, Brian Edwards


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Dr. Mateus Mutola

In this remarkable book Dr. Mutola expounds on the truth that every human being is born a genius and hence meticulously shows you how you can tap into and release the genius in you in order that you may be all you were created to be hence live a life of impact.


Amethyst Roberson, LPC, NCC

In a refreshingly practical compact manual. Amethyst Roberson serves up 30 bite-sized chapters: helping women discover healing, empowerment, and restoration. By the end of this book, you will understand the steps needed to discover – (H.E.R) HEALING, EMPOWERMENT & RESTORATION.


Dr. DeVata Davis

Scenes from the Life of the Redeemed is filled with stories that will warm your heart, stir your faith, and gently enlighten you with an awareness of God's divine sovereign involvement in your everyday life. 


Recommended Book Series

Biblical Sexuality Volume 2 provides fresh insight into the spiritual nature of sexual intimacy. The author sets forth the spiritual significance of the sexual covenants we enter and the impact they may have upon future generations. This resource provides prophetic insights and strategies to address the growing sexuality crisis that cultures are facing worldwide.


Recommended Book Series

Biblical Sexuality Volume 5 builds upon the primary thesis of the Biblical Sexuality Series; “Sex is a spiritual act that is governed by spiritual laws. When spiritual laws are violated, spiritual penalties result.” This volume addresses the spiritual and emotional penalties of sexual sin. It highlights the origin and nature of Ungodly Soul Ties (UGSTs) and the impact they have upon those who have been sexually ensnared.



Recommended Book Series

Biblical Sexuality Volume 8: Traditional marriage is under attack by political forces seeking to redefine it. Individual marriages are under attack by spiritual forces seeking to weaken them by destroying the foundation upon which they were established. Marriage redefined distorts our view of who God is and weak marriages lack the intimacy needed to thrive.


Family & Community

My Hope America
Learn how to host a MY HOPE showing in your home, school, community center, business, or church.


Recommended Book

Prepare your heart and mind for life-principle coaching and guidance because this was written to help the individuals and couples who sincerely desire to build a legacy of love, in spite of family histories riddled with desertions, divorce and disappointment. Through their raw stories, memories, reflections and anecdotes, you will relive their journey, gleaning answers, wisdom and understanding for your own marriage and family relationships.


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Fight for Your Family is a powerful compilation of family-fortifying proclamations and declarations that were released in weekly prayer gatherings. You will be encouraged, inspired and enlightened by these timely family-focused prayer strategies. As you read, you will be empowered to stand in the gap for your household. You will put on your spiritual armor and prepare to fight. You will pick up your tools of wisdom and begin to rebuild.

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Chris and Carol Green present prayerful strategies and practical steps to rebuild, restore and renew our hearts and homes in spite of the challenges of these evil and perilous times.

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Recommended Course

This free instructional course will help home-gathering leaders, parents, or group facilitators, become more effective in their teaching roles. It will renew your thinking about teaching and unleash your effectiveness as a communicator of biblical truth. This material is from Howard Hendricks, who taught for 52 years at Dallas Theological Seminary.


Recommended Course

Dallas Theological Seminary: We have trained thousands of pastors and teachers over the past nine decades.  We want to train believers worldwide to know Scripture and allow it to bear fruit in their lives. That is why we’ve launched these free online courses. We believe the world desperately needs biblical truth, and these courses will help us reach and teach more people than ever before.


Dr. Shakuntala (Rose) Reddy


Discover the power of kindness and see the transformation of the way the world responds to you and what you attract. Prof. Rose explores the importance of kindness and how it can change your life in this essential guide and tie-in to Civility.


Lisa Kessler-Peters

Come walk with Lisa as she takes you on a journey from death to life. Her testimony of how she was delivered from a life of addiction and trauma will inspire you to seek a deeper relationship with God.

Why I Tried to Die will grip you from the beginning through the end.


Sheila L. Clarke

This is a love story between a man, a woman, and their God that will take you on a relationship journey that will seem personal, relatable, and tangible. You will be taken from beginning struggles to ending victories. Not for the purpose of just enjoying a great read, but you will also be given scripturally-based, life-applicable principles that (if applied) can bring anyone to a place of healing in their broken relationships


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Biblical Sexuality Volume 3: This culture has little or no awareness of the true spiritual nature of human sexuality. Today’s sex saturated media only focuses on the physical dimension of the sex act. Failure to understand the true spiritual nature of sex has led to many tragedies. Volume 3 discusses some of the basic spiritual laws and principles that govern human sexuality.


Recommended Book Series

Biblical Sexuality Volume 6: The Samson and Delilah affair offers an extraordinary opportunity to study how ungodly soul ties negatively impact the behavior, the emotions, and the decision making capacity of those who have become sexually ensnared. Many emotional and or psychological problems have a spiritual origin. These problems are often rooted in ungodly soul ties.


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Biblical Sexuality Volume 9 explores the Sexual System God established to ensure Human Sexuality would function according to design.  The growing sexual chaos, dysfunctionality, and gender confusion plaguing our society is proof there is a lack of understanding of how God’s Sexual System works. God’s Sexual System will allow us to experience the blessings of sexual intimacy.


T.D. Jakes and Steve Furtick

Bishop T.D. Jakes and Pastor Steven have an inspiring conversation about entrepreneurship and leadership.


Learn how to build your vision from the ground up by making the most of your God-given opportunities.

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Recommended Book

In this powerfully relevant book for our times, the creators of the CARE-Ready Life Coaching® model and initiatives reveal their highly recommended, tested, and proven people-connecting strategy. Their innovative "Listen, Lift, Launch" approach was built from years of successfully empowering those who live and work in under-served communities.

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Chris and Carol Green offer wisdom from their 40-year journey, providing hope, faith, understanding and insight on how to be fruitful in the four seasons of life.


Recommended e-Books

Fruitful Life Literature to Rebuild, Restore and Renew Hearts and Homes



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Recommended Course

Caring for People God’s Way will help equip you to respond to the growing needs and provide competent and compassionate care to those who are hurting. This course is a distance learning, video-based training program tailored just for you. It is biblically-based and features some of the best faculty in the world.


Drs. Clarence and Ja'Ola Walker

Breaking Generational Family Problems

Can We Talk?

Dare to Reconcile

Crazy Christian Communication

God Loves Single Parents

Maximizing the Marriages of Ministers

...and many more


Mark & Dr. Dawn Lawrence

Written with passion, honesty, and a real desire to see both parents and special needs individuals served with excellence; the Lawrences hope this book will encourage, support,and empower you to think creatively, serve faithfully, and recognize the greatness in each person no matter what the circumstances may be.


Lisa Kessler-Peters

Lisa pulls from her own experiences and education, breaking down walls of misinformation by revealing a transparent method of healing from childhood trauma and building healthy relationships.


Recommended Book Series

Biblical Sexuality Volume 1 introduces some of the spiritual laws governing human sexuality. This groundbreaking book establishes the idea that sex is more than a physical act and sexual intimacy impacts our spirit, soul, and body. This Volume introduces the reader to the Law of Cleaving, the Law of Union, Soul Ties, and the Law of Yielding and Bondage.



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Biblical Sexuality Volume 4 examines the Sexual Revolution which caused a major shift in the sexual morality in the United States in the late 1960s and early 1970s. This fresh and unique historical perspective will inform and prepare the reader for future sexual trends and presents a sexual perspective that is rooted in Biblical morality.


Recommended Book Series

Biblical Sexuality Volume 7: The author expands our understanding of the Biblical standard for human sexuality by exploring the origins of some of the spiritual traumas inflicted upon those who violate the spiritual laws governing human sexuality. Discover why what you do not see can wound and devastate you and your children.


Family & Community

Fruitful Life Home Church Connections
The  Fruitful Life House Church Connection provides an alternative way for people, who are seeking God, to connect in smaller groups and environments, similar to those which constituted all of the churches of the New Testament era. Our attendees have called this Connection an oasis and a safe haven that has given them healing, encouragement, and practical wisdom & insight for real life.

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