Students enrolled in FOUNDATIONS Childbirth Educator Certification Program are required to read (1) book from Section A and (2) books from Section B and submit a 1-page reflection on each.
Students enrolled in APPOINTED Birth Doula Certification Program are required to read (1) book from Section A, (1) book from Section B and (2) books from Section C (4 books total) and submit a 1-page reflection on each.
Care was taken to ensure that the books on this list did not directly promote transgenderism or homosexuality.
In addition to the books chosen from this list, students should also have a Bible for reference. Preferred versions include KJV, NKJV or NASB but students may use any Bible.
Christ Centered Childbirth by Kelly J Townsend
Birth by Tina Cassidy
Optimal Care in Childbirth by Goer and Romano
In Your Own Time by Sara Wickham
Redeeming Childbirth by Angie Tolpin
The Essential Homebirth Guide by Drichta and Owen
Be Fruitful and Multiply by Nancy Campbell
Labor Pain by Henci Goer
Spellbound by Marcia Montenegro
Real Food for Pregnancy by Lily Nichols
Breastfeeding Made Simple by Mohrbacher
Excellence by Andrew Wommack
The Doula Business Guide 4th Edition by Patty Brennan
The Birth Partner’s Quick Reference Guide and Planner by Penny Simkin
When Survivors Give Birth by Klaus and Simkin
Cultivating the Doula Heart by Arnoldy
The Complete Book of Essential Oils for Mama and Baby by Anthis
Inducing Labor: Making Informed Decisions by Sara Wickham
The Biblical Birth School and the Required Reading List are based on a Protestant Biblical worldview.
The Biblical Birth School welcomes women from many different Christian backgrounds.