Resources

 

RECOMMENDED READING

Christian Beliefs: 20 Basics Every Christian Should Know by Wayne & Elliot Grudem
Learn the basic doctrines that every Christian simply must know. Theology is important because what we believe affects how we live.

Introducing Christian Doctrine by Millard Erickson
This survey of Christian theology and doctrine provides a practical and accessible resource with both breadth and substance. It is an abridged version of a longer edition by Erickson, which will prove more valuable to the informed lay person.

Now That You’re a Christian by Bickel & Jantz
An excellent beginning resource for new or inexperienced Christians. Bickel and Jantz write in “plain language,” so that all can understand. Learn more about what God has done for you, what God wants you to do, and how you can have God’s heart.

30 Days to Understanding The Bible by Max Anders
An outstanding resource that brings the Bible’s message home in 30 easy-to-follow 15-minute lessons. It offers an overview of the Bible, and covers every major era of biblical history.

HCSB Study Bible
For the growing believer whose desire is to know Scripture more intimately and live out its loving instruction, the HCSB Study Bible always keeps you and God on the same page.

Know Why You Believe by Paul E. Little
This is one of the best books to help you understand the rationale for the Christian faith. Paul Little spent his life answering questions on university campuses. His book is a summary of the key questions non-Christians are asking.

How To Read the Bible for All It’s Worth by Fee & Stuart
This book will help you maximize your reading and studying of God’s word. You will learn to study the Bible and consider its grammatical & historical context. You’ll also learn more about literary genre.

The Spirit of the Disciplines by Dallas Willard
This book presents a way of living that enables ordinary men and women to enjoy the fruit of the Christian life. Spirit transformation happens in our lives through the practice of the Spiritual disciplines, which results in a life lived to the fullest.