Spiritual-Growth Resources


I’m Bruce Leiter, a retired pastor, published author, and founder of Growing To Know God Media. Below are summaries of my writings and other media. Click on each title for more information.

I pray that you will enjoy the humor and seriousness of my books. We will continue adding more as God guides us.

Our journey with Jesus
Christians are on a hike, with Jesus as our guide.


  • This novel will strengthen your faith and decrease your doubts. In it, learn about my unusual reasons for believing in God, as I share them with two skeptics, Joe and Holly.
  • Rejoice with me as I share my true, dramatic spiritual experiences. God healed me from a major, seven-year depression and from five years of daily migraines. He also gave me permanent peace about three kinds of chronic physical pain. 
  • Enjoy a clean romance while you experience a suspenseful, thrilling murder-mystery in which a Muslim and a Christian fight serial killers and terrorists in a fictional Muslim country in A.D. 2084.
  • Your thinking will be stimulated as you read discussions between Christian Farhan and his Muslim partner that are about the differing beliefs that motivate them to protect life and seek justice.
  • Learn new reasons for believing in the God of the Bible, whether you are approaching from a Christian or a skeptical position.

Devotional Bible studies

Overcome Modern Idols: Beat 31 False Gods

Announcing! A new e-book devotional Bible study Overcome Modern Idols: Beat 31 False Gods is now available here and at you favorite e-book store at the low price of $4.99. By reading, studying, and discussing it, you will be able to identify many false ideas with which the evil one tries to tempt you and your loved ones. You will be able to overcome them with God’s power for his praise through prayer.

  • In this devotional Bible study, overcome ten real temptations that get stronger as you grow older and your perspective changes.
  • Prepare your feelings and decision-making for growing older focusing more on God’s plan for us as taught in the Bible.
  • Overcome the “Ten Temptations of Old Age” outlined by Dr. Keith Drury.
  • Find out how to have fun God’s way, through Jesus’ victory.
  • God will bless you personally with his insights about how to find your pleasure in him.
  • Learn to rejoice God’s way in the real joys of life.
  • Beneficial for both individual and group Bible study.
  • Experience God’s rescue from the fun-worship of an unbeliever and the fun-idolatry of a new or stagnant Christian.