Reading list for Inner Healing and Deliverance and a few favorites

Gary and Kathleen Hixson

Simple Guide for Inner Healing and Deliverance

This is the guide we pass out at each of seminars which imparts the essence of what and how do minister inner healing and deliverance in a multicultural, non-dramatic, gentle, loving way.

Charles H. Kraft.
Chuck is my spiritual father. I studied with him directly many years and he has supported our ministry up to today. We ministered together for years in a variety of countries and cultural contexts. This work summarizes much of what we do and teach.


Christianity with Power
Important work on worldview paradigm issues that keep westerners from moving in spiritual power
Deep Wounds, Deep Healing
This is one of the best in-depth expositions of inner healing or what we prefer to call deep level healing.
I Give You Authority
Helps you understand the authority we have in Christ and how to collaborate through the Holy Spirit to do the will of the Father and extend His Kingdom His way. This book will transform your identity and your role in the Kingdom of God while serving the Lord.
Defeating Dark Angels
Basic primer on deliverance
Two Hours to Freedom: A Simple and Effective Model for Healing and Deliverance
Satan Fears You’ll Discover Your True Identity
Peter Horrobin
An excellent Biblical treatment of inner healing and deliverance


Healing Through Deliverance: 1. The Biblical Basis
Healing Through Deliverance: 2. The Practical Ministry
Forgiveness-God’s Master Key
Pray the most powerful prayer on earth.
David A. Seamands
Healing for Damaged Emotions
Healing of Memories
Putting Away Childish Things
Francis MacNutt
The Most Comprehensive Book Ever Written on Healing Through Prayer.
The Almost Perfect Crime
How Satan almost robbed the church of the healing and deliverance ministry
Leanne Payne
Restoring the Christian Soul Through Healing Prayer: Overcoming the Three Great Barriers to Personal and Spiritual Completion in Christ
The Healing Presence: Curing the Soul Through Union with Christ
John and Paula Sandford
Transforming the Inner Man: God’s Powerful Principles for Inner healing and Life Change (Transformation)

Demons / Demonization

C.S. Lewis
The Screw Tape Letters
This a classic to understand how the demonic handles their subjects/captives.
James Kallas
The real satan
Dr. C. Fred Dickason
Demon Possession and the Christian: A New Perspective
Even though Fred is a dispensationalist he brings some insight as to the issue of the demonization of believers.
Merrill F. Unger
Biblical Demonology: A study of Spiritual Forces at Work Today
Even though a Merrill is a dispensationalist he brings understanding and insight about how the demonic works
Kurt Koch
Christian Counselling and Occultism Paperback – 1981
Reading List Spiritual Warfare
Graham Cooke
Qualities of a Spiritual Warrior
Francis Frangipani
The Three Battle Grounds
Must read classic
Ed Murphy
Handbook for Spiritual Warfare
An exhaustive through work
Dean Sherman
Spiritual Warfare for Every Christian
Mary Anne and Jack Voelkel
Spiritual Warfare in Missions
Short, concise and hits all of the important issues.
Tom White
The believer’s Guide to Spiritual Warfare
Very basic and to the point, very helpful for a new believer
DID-Dissociative Identity Disorder
Multiple Personality Disorder-MPD
James G. Friesen
Uncovering the Mystery of MPD [DID]
Groundbreaking tome on DID-Dissociative Identity Disorder
Living From the Heart that Jesus Gave You
More Than Survivors: Conversations with Multiple Personality Clients
Exegetical work
Clinton E. Arnold.
All three books a must read
Power and Magic: The Concept of Power in Ephesians
3 Crucial Questions about Spiritual Warfare
Powers of Darkness. Principalities and Powers in Paul’s Letters
Robert Henderson
Operating from the Courts of Heaven: Granting God the Legal Rights to Fulfill His Passion and Answer Our Prayers
This will bless you in great ways. It is a new/very old paradigm truth that we release God’s passion as we collaborate with him within our authority in a situation as we are seated in the heavenlies with Christ.
Brother Lawrence
Practicing the Presence of the God
Simple, rich and transforming everyday life
Zeb Bradford Long
Discerning the Times
Exposing Satan’s plans in radical Islam
Prayer Strategy for the victory of Jesus Christ
Book 2 Defeating demonic strongholds of Isis and radical Islam
Men’s and Women’s Issues
M. James Jordon
A journey into the Father’s heart
John Eldredge and Stasi Eldredge
Wild at Heart Revised and Updated: Discovering the Secret of a Man’s Soul
Captivating: Unveiling the Mystery of a Woman’s Soul
Francis MacNutt
The Prayer that Heals
Praying for healing in the family.
Jack Hayford
I’ll Hold You in Heaven
Healing and hope for the parent who has lost a child through miscarriage, stillbirth, abortion or early infant death.
Holy Spirit
Jack S. Deere
Surprised by the Power of the Spirit
This book talks about his encounter with the Holy Spirit when he as a professor at Dallas Theological Seminar left dispensationalism and cessationism behind.
Zeb Bradford and Douglas McMurry
Receiving the Power: Preparing the Way for The Holy Spirit
Jack S. Deere
Surprised by the Voice of God
Graham Cooke
Anything and everything!
Approaching the Heart of Prophecy-A Journey into Encouragement, Blessing and Prophetic Gifting
Coming into Alignment
Prophetic Wisdom (Prophetic Equipping Series Volume 3)
Check out “Thinking Brilliantly” on I have listened to this hundreds of times!
Novels / Stories
Rick Joyner
The Final Quest Trilogy
The Call
The Torch and the Sword
The Path (Fire on the Mountain Book 1)
The Valley (Fire on the Mountain Book 2)
A must read!
Frank E. Peretti
This Present Darkness
Piercing the Darkness
The Prophet
Healing Communities
The Apostolic Tradition of Hippolytus
Found on the internet- This is a historical document of a catechumen. Hippolytus was Bishop of Rome circa 250 AD. pages 42, 43 concerning healing and exercising-delivering believers from demons before they are baptized.
Wolfgang Simpson
House that Change the World
Frank A. Viola
Author Frank Viola presents a compelling case for a new kind of church based on the model for fellowship found in Acts. Redefine expectations and reimagine a life-changing church.


Finding Organic Church: A Comprehensive Guide to Starting and Sustaining Authentic Christian Communities
Reimaging the Church
Pursuing the dream of organic Christianity
Jesus Now
Who is Your Covering? A Fresh Look at Leadership, Authority, and Accountability
Insurgence: Reclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom
Frank A. Viola and George Barna
Pagan Christianity? Exploring the Roots of our Church Practices
Kingdom of God
Randy Alcorn
George Ladd
The Kingdom of God
This is a must read. It helped bring about a paradigm shift in the evangelical community
Christian Discipleship
Dallas Willard
The Divine Conspiracy