Resources
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”

Romans 15:13

Recommended Resources

Apologetics:
Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
The Reason for God by Tim Keller
The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About God (But Were Afraid to Ask) by Eric Metaxas
More Than a Carpenter by Josh McDowell
Reasonable Faith: Christian Truth and Apologetics by William Lane Craig
A Theology for the Church by Daniel L. Akin (Editor)
erlc.com (The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention)

 

Bible Reading:
One to One Bible Reading by David Helm
Living by the Book by Howard Hendricks
Christ-Centered Exposition Commentary
thebibleproject.com Video Series
We use the ESV (English Standard Version) during our public Bible reading

 

Prayer:
A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World by Paul E. Miller
Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God by Timothy Keller
The Autobiography of George Mueller by George Mueller

 

Church:
Being the Body by Charles W. Colson
The Trellis and the Vine by Colin Marshall and Tony Payne
Master Plan of Evangelism by Robert Coleman
Out of the Salt Shaker & Into the World: Evangelism as a Way of Life by Rebecca Manley Pippert
Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper
When the Church was a Family by Joseph H. Hellerman

 

Spiritual Growth:
Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life by Donald S. Whitney and J. I. Packer
Humility: True Greatness by C. J. Mahaney and Mark Dever
Loving God: A Practical Handbook for Discipleship by Dr. Matthew McDill
Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God’s Will by Kevin DeYoung
The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren

 

Marriage and Family:
What Did You Expect? Redeeming the Realities of Marriage by Paul David Tripp
His Needs, Her Needs, Building an Affair-Proof Marriage by Willard F. Harvey, Jr.
Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp
When Sinners Say I Do: Discovering the Power of the Gospel for Marriage by Dave Harvey
Mingling of Souls: God’s Design for Love, Marriage, Sex and Redemption by Matt Chandler

 

Children:
The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name by Sally Lloyd Jones
The Big Picture Story Bible by David Helm
The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis and Pauline Baynes
Christian Heroes Then and Now by Janet and Geoff Benge
“What’s in the Bible?” Video Series by Phil Vischer

 

Money:
The Treasure Principle: Unlocking the Secret of Joyful Giving by Randy Alcorn
Financial Peace Planner: A Step by Step Guide to Restoring Your Family’s Financial Health by Dave Ramsey
Money Matters: Answers to Your Financial Questions by Larry Burkett

 

Biography:
Christian Heroes Then and Now by Janet and Geoff Benge
Seven Men: And the Secret of Their Greatness by Eric Metaxas
Seven Women: And the Secret of Their Greatness by Eric Metaxas
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas
Through Gates of Splendor by Elisabeth Elliott
The Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testament of Jim Elliott by Elisabeth Elliott
To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson by Courtney Anderson
A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael by Elisabeth Elliott
Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times by Donald T. Phillips