Nathan Young

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? When I was a lot younger, I read a book called Radical by David Platt. It was kind of the first Christian book I read. Only recently as I have briefly looked back, have I realized what an impact it has had…

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Madilyn Wilson

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Amusing Ourselves to Death opened my eyes to how dependent we are on technology. This book really helped me to not be on my phone as much and be in the moment. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? On…

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Grant Williams

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? That would definitely be Silence in junior year Worldview class. It was such a good picture of what real world apologetics looks like. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite memories come from any of the State tennis…

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Taylor Tippit

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? One of the most influential books I’ve read is called The One Memory of Flora Banks. It is about a girl who loses her memory every few hours. This girl takes a trip by herself to Europe to find a guy that…

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Noah Tennison

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book is probably the Magic Tree House series that I read throughout Grammar School because it made me a more creative and adventurous person. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? It is probably when our entire…

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Kathryn Sladky

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book was The Help because it was a real tear-jerker. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? The funniest moment was when I witnessed Ana gray pushing Callen down the stairs. What will you miss most when…

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Matthew Schroder

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The one book that stands out from all the rest that I’ve read is A Wrinkle in Time. It is one of the few books, which while not in-your-face about its Christian message, spreads the word of God in a meaningful and…

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Ashley Salter

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I have to say Not A Fan by Kyle Idleman was most influential. It helped me realize the vast difference from just appreciating the gift of Jesus to actually walking a life of wholehearted surrender. What is your favorite or funniest moment…

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Alyssa Salter

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The Purple Pig and other Miracles by Dick Eastman was most influential. This book rocked my world and gave me so much hope. It inspired me to live wholeheartedly and give God everything. I was most impacted by the accounts of extreme…

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Anna Riedlinger

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? The Chronicles of Narnia were probably my most influential books, especially reading it at a young age. They gave me a deeper understanding of who God is. Before that point, I had never understood how terrifying yet whole heartedly loving a person…

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Cassie Moseley

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? The most influential book I have read is Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand. It was such an inspiring story of perseverance and I love how it portrays the strength of the human spirit. What is your funniest or favorite memory at Geneva? My…

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Marshall Jones

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? Silence was the most influential book because it made me consider what being a true Christian really is. It also brought to light the true struggles of others. Seeing that made my struggles seem small. What is your funniest or favorite memory…

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Mason Janse

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? The most influential book I read would be Frankenstein by Mary Shelly because of the great story and good moral lessons. What is your funniest or favorite memory at Geneva? My favorite memory is from last year when I made someone laugh…

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Gabi Griffey

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? I really can’t choose one. It has to be between Silence and To Kill a Mockingbird. They tie in so many aspects of Christianity through different lenses. What is your funniest or favorite memory at Geneva? My funniest Geneva memory is when…

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Ana Gray

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? The most influential book I read was 81 Days Below Zero because it showed me how difficult life can be when you have to build everything on your own in an extreme situation. What is your funniest or favorite memory at Geneva?…

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Austin Dennis

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? The most influential book I have read besides the Bible is Silence by Shusaku Endo. Silence really showed how blessed we are in the United States and especially at Geneva to be able to freely practice our faith not only in private,…

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William Cone

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? The most influential book I read is Do Hard Things by Brett and Alex Harris. It’s all about rebelling against the low expectations society sets on teenagers. What is your funniest or favorite memory at Geneva? My funniest memory was during a…

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Xanthis Barthel

What was the most influential book you read besides the Bible and why? My most influential books are the Harry Potter series. These books have stuck with me from childhood. They showed me what a creative mind can make. What is your funniest or favorite memory at Geneva? I think one of my favorite moments…

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