Are you a Christian who desires to learn more about your Faith? Or are you a skeptic, intently looking for answers about life and God? Whether you are devout follower or a curious seeker, below is a list of books that is recommended to you for your growth toward God. 

Note: These recommendations are not meant to imply that we agree with the authors in totality; only that we believe these books, written by authors who are committed to the Christian Faith, may prove helpful for you in your walk with God. 

Theology/Doctrine

  1. Evangelical Theology: A Biblical and Systematic Introduction by Michael F. Bird
  2. Christian Theology by Milliard J. Erickson
  3. Basic Christianity by John Stott
  4. The King Jesus Gospel: The Original Good News Revisited by Scot McKnight

Biblical Interpretation

  1. How to Read the Bible for All It’s Worth by Gordon D. Fee and Douglas Stuart
  2. How to Read the Bible Book by Book: A Guided Tour by Gordon Fee and Douglas Stuart
  3. The New Testament and the People of God by N.T. Wright  
  4. The Lost World of Scripture: Ancient Literary Culture and Biblical Authority by John H. Walton & D. Brent Sandy

Cultural Engagement/Christian Philosophy

  1. Total Truth: Liberating Christianity from Its Cultural Captivity by Nancy Pearcey
  2. Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview by J.P. Moreland and William Lane Craig
  3. The Case for a Creator: A Journalist Investigates Scientific Evidence That Points Toward God by Lee Strobel
  4. Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
  5. The Resurrection of the Son of God by N.T. Wright
  6. The Resurrection of Jesus: A New Historiographical Approach by Michael R. Licona

Church History

  1. Church History in Plain Language by Bruce L. Shelley
  2. Church History , vol. 1: From Christ to Pre-Reformation: The Rise and Growth of the Church in its Cultural, Intellectual, and Political Context by Everett Ferguson
  3. Readings in Christian Thought by Hugh T. Kerr

Christian Living

  1. After You Believe: Why Christian Character Matters by N.T. Wright
  2. Knowing God by J.I. Packer
  3. Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life by Donald S. Whitney