Books Worth Reading


If you find yourself looking for a good book, check out this list or stop by the Grace Book Table in the back corner of the sanctuary.

Christian Living


  • A Long Obedience by Eugene H. Peterson
  • A Scandalous Freedom by Steve Brown
  • Abba’s Child by Brennan Manning
  • All of Grace by C.H. Spurgeon
  • Blue Like Jazz by Donald Miller
  • Counterfeit Gods:The False Promises of Money, Power, and Sex–and the Only Hope That Matters by Timothy Keller
  • Desiring God by John Piper
  • From Brokenness to Community by Jean Vanier
  • From Fear to Freedom by Rose Marie Miller
  • Grow in Grace by Sinclair B. Ferguson
  • How People Change by Timothy S. Lane and Paul David Tripp
  • Instruments in the Redeemers Hands by Paul Tripp
  • Leading with a Limp by Dan B. Allender
  • Leap Over a Wall by Eugene H. Peterson
  • Living the Resurrection by Eugene H. Peterson
  • Love Walked Among Us by Paul E. Miller

Ministry & Leadership


  • Powerful Evangelism for the Powerless by C. John Miller
  • Restoring Broken Things by Steven Curtis Chapman and Scotty Smith
  • Sabbath by Dan B. Allender
  • Searching for God Knows What by Donald Miller
  • Surprised by Grace by Tullian Tchividjian
  • Surprised by Joy by C.S. Lewis
  • The Disciplines of Grace by Jerry Bridges
  • The Furious Longing of God by Brennan Manning
  • The Importance of Being Foolish by Brennan Manning
  • The Jesus Way by Eugene H. Peterson
  • The Kings Cross: The Story of the World in the Life of Jesus by Timothy Keller
  • The Return of the Prodigal by Henri J. M. Nouwen
  • Weight of Glory by C.S. Lewis
  • What’s So Amazing About Grace by Philip Yancey
  • Where your Treasure Is by Eugene H. Peterson

Addictions


  • Addictions – A Banquet in the Grave by Edward Welch
  • False Intimacy: Understanding the Struggle of Sexual Addiction by Dr. Harry W. Schaumburg
  • Samson and The Pirate Monks by Nate Larkin

Marriage & Relationships


  • Each for the Other by Bryan Chapell
  • The Mystery of Marriage by Mike Mason

Service & Justice


  • Generous Justice by Timothy Keller
  • Ministries of Mercy: The Call of the Jericho Road by Timothy Keller
  • Not For Sale The Return of the Global Slave Trade-and How We Can Fight It by David Batsone
  • When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself by Brian Fikkert & Steve Corbett

Apologetics & Philosophy


  • If Only I Could Believe by Wim Rietkerk
  • Longing to Know: The Philosophy of Knowledge for Ordinary People by Esther Lightcap Meek
  • Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
  • Simply Christian by N.T. Wright
  • The Reason for God by Timothy Keller

Theology


  • Calvin: Institutes of the Christian Religion by Editor John T. McNeill
  • Knowing God by J.I. Packer
  • Grace Unknown by R.C. Sproul
  • Putting Amazing Back into Grace by Michael Scott Horton
  • Redemption Accomplished and Applied by John Murray
  • Systematic Theology by Louis Berkof
  • The Doctrine of the Knowledge of God by John Frame
  • Vine’s Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words
  • Westminster Confession of Faith
  • Westminster Shorter Catechism

History


  • Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by by Eric Metaxas
  • George Whitefield Vol 1 and 2 by Arnold Dallimore
  • Sketches from Church History by S.M. Houghton
  • The Roots of Endurance by John Piper

Magazines