Reading Lists

We have published suggested reading lists annually and hope that you are broadening the range of your reading as a result.  Now that we have a couple of years of this, we thought we would archive the lists for the past few years on this page.  Happy reading!



  • Jan – Feb: The Legacy of Sovereign Joy: God’s Triumphant Grace in the Lives of Augustine, Luther, and Calvin by John Piper Amazon Christianbook
  • Mar – Apr: Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery by Eric Metaxas Amazon Christianbook
  • May – Jun: Her Heart Can See: The Life and Hymns of Fanny J. Crosby by Edith L. Blumhofer Amazon Christianbook
  • Jul – Aug: Francis Schaeffer: An Authentic Life by Colin Duriez Amazon Christianbook
  • Sep – Oct: The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom, Elizabeth Sherrill, and John Sherrill Amazon Christianbook
  • Nov – Dec: Just As I Am: The Autobiography of Billy Graham by Billy Graham Amazon Christianbook


  • Jan–Apr: The Mission of God’s People: A Biblical Theology of the Church’s Mission by Christopher J. H. Wright Amazon Christianbook
    What is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission by Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert Amazon Christianbook
  • May–Jun: Children of the Living God by Sinclair B. Ferguson Amazon Christianbook
  • Jul–Aug: The Call: Finding and Fulfilling the Central Purpose of Your Life by Os Guinness Amazon Christianbook
  • Sep–Oct: Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God’s Work by Timothy Keller Amazon Christianbook
  • Nov–Dec: Kingdom Calling: Vocational Stewardship for the Common Good by Amy L. Sherman Amazon Christianbook


  • Jan-Feb: Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream by David Platt
  • Mar-Apr: Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God by Francis Chan
  • May-Jun: Knowing Jesus Through the Old Testament by Christopher J. H. Wright
  • Jul-Aug: Think: The Life of the Mind and the Love of God by John Piper
  • Sep-Oct: Praying: Finding Our Way Through Duty to Delight by Packer & Nystrom
  • Nov-Dec: The Cross of Christ by John Stott


  • Jan-Feb: Walter J. Chantry, Today’s Gospel: Authentic or Synthetic?
  • Mar-Apr: John MacArthur, The Truth War: Fighting for Certainty in an Age of Deception
  • May-Jun: Kevin DeYoung & Ted Kluck, Why We’re Not Emergent (By Two Guys Who Should Be)
  • Jul-Aug: Colin Marshall & Tony Payne, The Trellis and the Vine: The Ministry Mind-Shift that Changes Everything
  • Sep-Oct: Kevin DeYoung & Ted Kluck, Why We Love the Church: In Praise of Institutions and Organized Religion
  • Nov-Dec: Michael Horton, The Gospel-Driven Life: Being Good News People in a Bad News World


  • Jan-Feb: Timothy Keller, The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith
  • Mar-Apr: Charles Spurgeon, All of Grace
  • May-Jun: Paul David Tripp, Whiter Than Snow: Meditations on Sin and Mercy
  • Jul-Aug: Frederick S. Leahy, The Cross He Bore: Meditations on the Sufferings of the Redeemer
  • Sep-Oct: Mark Driscoll, Death by Love: Letters from the Cross
  • Nov-Dec: C. J. Mahaney, The Cross Centered Life: Keeping the Gospel the Main Thing


  • Jan-Feb: Francis Schaeffer, True Spirituality
  • Mar-Apr: Jonathan Edwards, The Life and Diary of David Brainerd
  • May-Jun: J. Gresham Machen, Christianity and Liberalism
  • Jul-Aug: Harry Blamires, The Christian Mind: How Should a Christian Think?
  • Sep-Oct: Os Guinness, When No One Sees: The Importance of Character in an Age of Image
  • Nov-Dec: Paul Little, Know What You Believe


  • Jan-Feb: Augustine, Confessions
  • Mar-Apr: John Bunyan, The Pilgrim’s Progress
  • May-Jun: C. S. Lewis, Mere Christianity
  • Jul-Aug: J. I. Packer, Knowing God
  • Sep-Oct: C. S. Lewis, The Screwtape Letters
  • Nov-Dec: Henri Nouwen The Way of the Heart