RECOMMENDED READING

 
 
 
 
 
Bible Reading
 

We recommend the ESV Study Bible and preach from the ESV on Sunday morning

 

Recommended Bible Reading Plans:
 
 
 

 

Gospel Driven Resources:

The Cross of Christ, John Stott

The Explicit Gospel, Matt Chandler

Gospel, J.D. Greear

Desiring God, John Piper

Knowing God, J.I. Packer

The Prodigal God, Timothy Keller

Counterfeit Gods, Timothy Keller

Crazy Love, Francis Chan

They Met at Calvary, W.E. Sangster
 
 
Parenting:

The Legacy Path, Brian Haynes

Shepherding a Child’s Heart, Tedd Tripp

The Jesus Storybook Bible,  Sally Lloyd-Jones

 

Family:

Redeeming Singleness, Barry Danylak

Act Like Men, James MacDonald

Making of a Man of God, Alan Redpath

 
 

Addiction Recovery:

Redemption, Mike Wilkerson 

Recovering Redemption, Matt Chandler & Michael Snetzer

Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands, Paul David Tripp

 
 

Christian History:

The Anabaptist Story, William R. Estep

American Evangelical Story, Douglas A. Sweeney

Turning Points, Mark Noll

 
 

Church:

Vertical Church, James MacDonald

Revitalize, Andrew M. Davis

Simple Church, Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger

Nine Marks of a Healthy Church, Mark Dever

Who Moved my Pulpit?, Thom Rainer

Biblical Church Revitalization, Brian Croft

 

Books:

Joshua: Victorious Christian Living, Alan Redpath

The Message of the Sermon on the Mount, John Stott

Cost of Discipleship, Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Studies in the Sermon on the Mount, Martyn Lloyd-Jones

The Gospel According to John: New Testament Commentary by D.A.
     Carson

 
 
 
 
 
Theology
 

Bible Doctrine by Wayne Grudem

A Theology for the Church, Daniel Akin

The Baptist Faith and Message, Charles Kelley, Jr., Richard Land, R. Albert
    Mohler, Jr.

Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church, Michael Lawrence

 

Prayer:

Prayer, Timothy Keller

 
 

Racial Reconciliation:

Bloodlines, John Piper

Oneness Embraced, Tony Evans, 

Letter from a Birmingham Jail, Martin Luther King, Jr.
 

 

Marriage:

Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, John Piper & Wayne
      Grudem

 

 

Devotionals:

New Morning Mercies, Paul David Tripp

The Pursuit of God, A.W. Tozer

Growing in Christ, J.I. Packer
 
 

Apologetics:

Reasonable Faith, William Lane Craig

The Reason for God, Timothy Keller

 
 

Missions:

Neighboring Faiths, Winfried Corduan

One Thing You Can’t Do in Heaven, Mark Cahill

Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God, J.I. Packer

Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi

 

 

Biography:

Spurgeon: A Biography, Arnold A. Dallimore

A Short Life of Jonathan Edwards, George M. Marsden

Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther, Roland H. Bainton

 

Commentaries:

New American Commentary, Various Authors

NIV Application Commentary, Various Authors

An Expositional Commentary- 27 Volumes, James Montgomery Boice

New Testament Commentary Survey, D.A. Carson

Old Testament Commentary Survey, Tremper Longman, III

 
 
See also:
 

What Commentaries does Desiring God recommend?

Best Commentaries on Each Book of the Bible, Tim Chilles Blog

BestCommentaries.com