Spiritual Growth

Here are some recommended resources to help you grow in your knowledge of and love for God. While we find these resources to be generally trustworthy and theologically sound, please take the content with a grain of salt, checking if it is in line with the Bible. Please do not let them act as a replacement to regular Bible reading, but rather as a supplement.

Websites:

9Marks The Gospel Coalition Operation World
Christian Apologetics & Research Ministry GotQuestions Radical
Desiring God Ligonier Ministries The Resurgence
Gospel-Centered Discipleship Monergism The Voice of the Martyrs

Bible Study Tools:

Best Commentaries BibleStudyTools Faithlife Study Bible
Bible(.)org Blue Letter Bible Virtual Bible Field Trips
BibleGateway e-Sword YouVersion

 Recommended Books/Articles/Lists:

General/Gospel

A.W. Tozer – The Pursuit of God
David Platt – Radical
Dr. and Mrs. Howard Taylor – Hudson Taylor’s Spiritual Secret
Francis Chan – Crazy Love, Forgotten God
Matt Chandler – The Explicit Gospel, To Live is Christ to Die is Gain
Tim Keller – The Prodigal God

Race/Racism

Asian American Christian Collaborative
A Christian Reading List & Recommendations on Race, Justice and Multiculturalism

Discipleship

Bobby Harrington/Jim Putnam – DiscipleShift
Dietrich Bonhoeffer – The Cost of Discipleship, Life Together
Jonathan K. Dodson – Gospel-Centered Discipleship

Apologetics

Lee Strobel – The Case for Christ
William Lane Craig – Reasonable Faith
Tim Keller – Reason for God
C.S. Lewis – Mere Christianity, The Weight of Glory, The Problem of Pain

Leadership/Teaching

J. Oswald Sanders – Spiritual Leadership
Trevin Wax – Gospel-Centered Teaching
Tim Keller – Center Church

Christian Living

R. Kent Hughes – Disciplines of a Godly Man
Rick Warren – The Purpose-Driven Life
Tim Keller – Every Good Endeavor
John Piper – Desiring God, Don’t Waste Your Life, When I Don’t Desire God
Kevin DeYoung – Crazy Busy, Taking God at His Word, The Hole in Our Holiness
Donald S. Whitney – Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life
Eric Mason – Manhood Restored
Matt Perman – What’s Best Next
Oswald Chambers – My Utmost for His Highest

Theology

Louis Berkhof – Systematic Theology
Wayne Grudem – Systematic Theology
J.I. Packer – Knowing God
G.K. Chesterton – Orthodoxy
R. C. Sproul – The Holiness of God