Good Books

God’s Will/Guidance

Guidance and the Voice of God (Payne)

Finding the Will of God, A Pagan Notion? (Waltke)

Found: God’s Will (MacArthur)


Prayer

A Call to Spiritual Reformation (Carson)

A Way to Pray (Henry)

Prayer and the Knowledge of God (Goldsworthy)

Valley of Vision (various Puritan prayers)


Missions/Evangelism

Let the Nations Be Glad (Piper)

When Helping Hurts (Fikkert/Corbett)

Salvation to the Ends of the Earth (Kostenburger/O’Brien)

Foolishness to the Greeks (Newbign)

Through Gates of Splendor (Elliot)

Shadow of the Almighty (Elliot)


Evangelism/Apologetics

Tell the Truth (Metzger)

One-to-One Bible Reading (Helm)

Questioning Evangelism (Newman)

Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God (Packer)

The Gagging of God (Carson)

The Case for Christ (Stroebel)

Any book by Ravi Zacharias – esp. Christ among other gods

Historic Reliability of the Gospels (Blomberg)

Origin of the Bible (Comfort)

Christians are Hate-filled Hypocrites (Wright)


Sexual Sin

At the Altar of Sexual Idolatry (Gallagher)

Every Man’s Battle (all in series)

Sexual Detox (Challies)


Singleness

Redeeming Singleness (Danylak)

Fine China is for Single Women, Too (Brownback)


Marriage

When Sinners Say “I Do” (Harvey)

What Did You Expect (Tripp)

This Momentary Marriage (Piper)

The Meaning of Marriage (Keller)

A Promise Kept (McQuilken)

Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood (Piper, Grudem, et al)


Sexual Intimacy

Intended for Pleasure (Wheat)

The Act of Marriage (LaHaye)

Song of Solomon (O’Donnell)


Family/Parenting

Disciplines of a Godly Family (Hughes)

Shepherding a Child’s Heart (Tripp)

Parenting in the Pew (Castleman)

Loving the Little Years (Jankovic)

Fit to Burst (Jankovic)

Give them Grace (Fitzpatrick)

Adopted for Life (Moore)


Manhood

Disciplines of a Godly Man (Hughes)

Fatherhood (Payne)

Man in the Mirror (Morley)


Womanhood

Feminine Appeal (Maheney)

Disciplines of a Godly Woman (Hughes)


General Counseling

How People Change (Lane/Tripp)

Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands (Tripp)

Because He Loves Me (Firtzpatrick)

Competent to Counsel (Adams)

Speaking the Truth in Love (Powlison)

God in the Storm (Maillefer)

Relationships: A Mess Worth Making (Lane/Tripp)

When People are Big and God is Small (Welch)

War of Words (Tripp)

Addictions: Banquet in the Grave (Welch)

Depression: A Stubborn Darkness (Welch)

Peacemaker – any in the series (Sande)

Spiritual Depression (Lloyd-Jones


Standard Works

Desiring God (Piper)

Knowing God (Packer)

Heaven (Alcorn)

No Place for Truth (Wells)

Basic Christianity (Stott)

Good News for Anxious Christians (Cary)


Theology

Our Triune God (Toon)

God’s Lesser Glory (Ware)

Do You Feel Called? (Bennett)


Church

Deliberate Church (Dever/Alexander)

What is a Healthy Church? (Dever)

What is a Healthy Church Member (Anyabwile)

The Trellis & the Vine (Marshall/Payne)

Biblical Eldership (Strauch)

Elders in Congregational Life (Newton)

What is the Mission of the Church (DeYoung)

Saving Eutycus (Millar/Campbell)

Listen Up! (Ash)

Growth Groups (Marshall)


Holiness/Growth

Set Apart to Save (Hughes)

Mortification of Sin (Owen)

Holiness (Ryle)

Respectable Sins (Bridges)

Radical (Platt)

Don’t Waste Your Life (Piper)

Ten Questions to Diagnose Your Spiritual Health (Whitney)


Understanding the Bible

How to Read a Book (Adler)

How to Read the Bible for All It’s Worth (Fee/Stuart)

Dig Deeper (Beynon/Sach)

The Word Became Fresh (Davis)


Biblical Theology

God’s Big Picture (Roberts)

Big Picture Story Bible (Helm)

According to Plan (Goldsworthy)

Gospel and Kingdom (Goldsworthy)

Knowing Jesus through the Old Testament (Wright)


Classics

Anything by C.S. Lewis (esp. his literature)

Confessions (Augustine)

Pilgrim’s Progress (Bunyan)

Uncle Tom’s Cabin (Stowe)

Life & Diary of David Brainerd (Edwards)

Memoirs of McCheyne

Hind’s Feet in High Places (Hurnard)


Music

Rhythms of Grace (Cosper)

God’s Lyrics (O’Donnell)

Systematic Theology

Systematic Theology (Grudem)


Bible Study

Introduction to the New Testament (Moo/Carson/Morris)

Introduction to the Old Testament (Dillard/Longman)

What the Bible is All About (Mears)

Old Testament Theology (House)

The Expositor’s Bible Commentary




In general, we recommend these publishers:

Matthias Media

Good Book Company

Crossway Books