Reading List

If you need a reference for reading material to help grow your faith, here you will find some recommendations from our pastors and ministry leaders.
"Ask Me Anything" Series Resources:
  • The Incomparable Christ by John Stott
  • “Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: the Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony” by Richard Bauckham
  • “Knowing God” by J.I. Packer
  • “Knowledge of the Holy” by A.W. Tozer
  • “Bible Doctrine” by Wayne Grudem
  • “Evangelical Theology” by Michael F. Bird
  • “BibleProject” YouTube channel or Podcast

Books that help grow our faith:
  • Basic Christianity, by John Stott
  • Assurance: Resting in God’s Salvation, by William P. Smith
  • The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith, by Timothy Keller
  • Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life, by Donald S. Whitney and J. I. Packer
  • True Spirituality, by Francis Schaeffer
  • The Imitation of Christ, by Thomas a Kempis
  • A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World, by Paul E. Miller and David Powlison
  • Knowing God, by J. I. Packer
  • Discipleship Essentials: A Guide to Building Your Life in Christ, by Greg Ogden
  • How Christianity Transformed the World, by Sharon James
Books that help with challenging issues:
  • To Understand the Bible, Look for Jesus: The Bible Student's Guide to the Bible's Central Theme, by Norman Geisler
  • Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence For Every Believer, by J. Oswald Sanders
  • Honest Evangelism: How to talk about Jesus even when it's tough, by Rico Tice
  • Brave BY Faith: God-sized Confidence in a Post-Christian World, by Alistair Begg
  • Being The Bad Guys: How to Live for Jesus in a World that Says You Shouldn’t, by Stephen McAlpine
  • Embodied: Transgender Identities, the Church, and What the Bible Has to Say, by Preston Sprinkle
  • Cannabis and the Christian: What the Bible Says about Marijuana, by Todd Miles
  • A Grace Disguised: How the Soul Grows Through Loss, by Jerry L. Sittser
  • When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor and Yourself, by Steve Corbett, Brian Fikkert, et al
  • The Marriage You've Always Wanted, by Gary Dr. Chapman
  • Why is My Teenager Feeling Like This?: A Guide for Helping Teens Through Anxiety and Depression, by David Murray