Recommended Reading

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Recommended Bibles

  • English Standard Version (ESV)
  • The Reformation Study Bible (ESV)

Understanding the Bible

  • What’s In the Bible by R. C. Sproul and Robert Wolgemuth
  • How to Get the Most from God’s Word by John MacArthur
  • How to Read the Bible Book by Book (Gordon Fee and Douglas Stuart)
  • According to Plan (Graeme Goldsworthy)

Understanding Theology

  • Truths We Confess by R.C. Sproul
  • Reformed Dogmatics by Herman Bavinck

Understanding Worship

  • Worshipping God Together: Congregational Worship at First Presbyterian Church by J. Ligon Duncan

Understanding Spiritual Life and Growth

  • The Christian Life by Sinclair B. Ferguson
  • The Gospel for Real Life (Jerry Bridges)
  • The Peacemaker (Ken Sande)
  • How People Change (Timothy Lane and Paul David Tripp)

Understanding the Mission of the Church

  • What is a Healthy Church Member? by Thabiti Anyabwile
  • The Glorious Body of Christ by R.B. Kuiper
  • 9 Marks of a Healthy Church by Mark Dever

Understanding Culture

  • Christ & Culture Revisited by D.A. Carson
  • Why Johnny Can’t Sing Hymns: How Pop Culture Rewrote the Hymnal by T. David Gordon
  • Why Johnny Can’t Preach by T. David Gordon