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Suggested Reading

We've created a list of resources you might find helpful. Most are books, some are in other forms. Check back often for updates to our list.

Exploring Faith

Christianity Explored (online resource)
Mere Christianity by C. S . Lewis
The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel
The Reason for God by Tim Keller
Making Sense of God by Tim Keller
What is the Gospel? by Greg Gilbert

Bible Study

The Bible Project (online resource)
Help Me Teach the Bible (online resource)
One-to-One Bible Reading by David Helm

Christian Living

Delighting in the Trinity: An Introduction to the Christian Faith by Michael Reeves
Rejoicing in Christ by Michael Reeves
Dynamics of Spiritual Life by Richard Lovelace
The Peacemaker by Ken Sande
Bloodlines: Race, Cross, and the Christian by John Piper
Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God’s Work by Tim Keller
Counsel from the Cross: Connecting Broken People to the Love of Jesus by Elyse Fitzpatrick and Dennis Johnson
Good News for Weary Women by Elyse Fitzpatrick
Overcoming Fear, Worry and Anxiety by Elyse Fitzpatrick
A Meal with Jesus by Tim Chester
The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert: An English Professor’s Journey into the Christian Faith by Rosaria Butterfield
In His Image: 10 Ways God Calls Us to Reflect His Character by Jen Wilkin
Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God by Tim Keller
The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness: The Path to True Christian Joy by Tim Keller
Knowing God by J. I. Packer
Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole by Eric Mason
Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper
How People Change by Tim Lane and Paul Tripp
Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands by Paul Tripp
Total Forgiveness by R. T. Kendall
Hearing Jesus Speak into Your Sorrow by Nancy Guthrie
Addictions: A Banquet in the Grave by Ed Welch
When People are Big and God is Small by Ed Welch
The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges
Love Walked Among Us by Paul Miller
A Praying Life by Paul Miller
One Blood: Parting Words to the Church on Race and Love by John Perkins
The Gospel and Racial Reconciliation by Russell Moore and Andrew Walker

Theology

Systematic Theology by Wayne Grudem
Christian Beliefs: Twenty Basics Every Christian Should Know by Wayne Grudem
Know What You Believe by Paul Little
Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God by J. I. Packer

Marriage and Family

The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God by Tim and Kathy Keller
Shepherding a Child's Heart
by Ted Tripp
The Disciple-Making Parent by Chap Bettis
Parenting with Love and Logic by Foster Cline and Jim Fay
Age of Opportunity by Paul Tripp
Parenting Today’s Adolescent by Dennis and Barbara Rainey

Justice and Mercy

Generous Justice: How God’s Grace Makes Us Just by Tim Keller
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
Woke Church: An Urgent Call for Christians in America to Confront Racism and Injustice by Eric Mason
Conference Videos from MLK50 Conference (2018)
The Chalmers Center: Equipping the Church to Walk Alongside People Who Are Poor

Outreach, Missions and Apologetics

Evangelism for the Tongue-Tied by Chap Bettis
Tell the Truth by Will Metzger
The Gospel and Personal Evangelism by Mark Dever
When Helping Hurts by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert
I Once Was Lost by Don Everts and Doug Schaupp
Finding Common Ground by Tim Downs
Out of the Saltshaker by Becky Pippert
When God is the Life of the Party by Norm and Becky Wretland
Going Public With Your Faith by Peel and Larimore
How to Be a World Class Christian by Paul Borthwick
Six Dangerous Questions by Paul Borthwick
Operation World by Patrick Johnstone

Worldview and Culture

Onward: Engaging the Culture without Losing the Gospel by Russell Moore
Christianity at the Religious Roundtable by Tim Tennent
Evangelical Ethics by John Jefferson Davis
How Should We Then Live by Francis Schaeffer
The Gagging of God by D. A. Carson

History and Biography

Church History in Plain Language by Bruce Shelley
Christian Heroes Then and Now Series - Janet and Geoff Benge
Ambassadors For Christ by John Woodbridge
Great Leaders of the Christian Church by John Woodbridge

Church and Ministry

The Trellis and the Vine by Colin Marshall and Tony Payne
Center Church by Tim Keller
The Deliberate Church: Building Your Ministry on the Gospel by Mark Dever and Paul Alexander
Nine Marks of a Healthy Church by Mark Dever
What is a Healthy Church? by Mark Dever
What is a Healthy Church Member? by Thabiti Anyabwile
Biblical Eldership by Alexander Strauch
Elders and Leaders by Gene Getz
Suprising Insights from the Unchurched by Thom Rainer

High School and College

The Challenge of Religious Studies by Kenneth Howkins
How to Stay Christian in College by Jay Budziszewski
Don't Waste Your Life by John Piper
Finding God at Harvard by Kelly Monroe