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pastor's picks

Below are some recommended resources for exploring Christianity and growing in the knowledge and love of God. These are all good books for a book club or reading group. Many of these books can be ordered from Galapagos Books, a great local bookstore!

Exploring the Christian Faith

  • Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
  • Simply Christian by N.T. Wright
  • The Resurrection of the Son of God by N.T. Wright
  • The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism by Timothy J. Keller
  • Video: N.T. Wright, Why Christianity Makes Sense (Veritas Forum)
  • Video: Tim Keller, The Reason for God (Google Author Video Interview)
  • Reading the Bible

  • Scripture and the Authority of God: How to Read the Bible Today by N.T. Wright
  • Growing in Christ

  • Basic Christianity by John Stott
  • The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
  • Holiness by Grace: Delighting in the Joy that is our Strength by Bryan Chapell
  • Loving our Neighbors

  • Generous Justice: How God's Grace Makes Us Just by Timothy J. Keller
  • Engaging our World

  • Engaging God's World: A Christian Vision of Faith, Learning, and Living by Cornelius Plantinga
  • Desiring the Kingdom: Worship, Worldview and Cultural Formation by James K. A. Smith
  • Song of A Scientist: The Harmony of a God-Soaked Creation by Calvin B. DeWitt
  • Parenting our Children

  • Grace Based Parenting by Tim Kimmel
  • Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus by Elyse M. Fitzpatrick, Jessica Thompson and Tullian Tchividjian
  • Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp
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