Reading List & Book Store

A topical list of recommendations to encourage and strengthen you in your faith and love for God’s Word. All items are linked to Obviously, this is not an exhaustive list, but I believe it is a good start… enjoy!

Books Recently Mentioned in Sermons

Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine (concise volume) – Wayne Grudem

Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine (big volume) – Wayne Grudem

The Expositor’s Bible Commentary, Abridged Edition: 2 Volumes


(ESV is my current preaching and teaching translation but NKJV, NASB, CSB are also good translations. I have included a variety of ESV Bibles in different formats to pick from. I have also included some great Study Bibles.)

ESV Bibles – A wide variety of ESV Bibles

  • Children’s Bibles
  • Teen Bibles
  • Study Bibles
  • Thin Line
  • Large Print

John MacArthur Study Bibles – (variety of Bibles)


New Morning Mercies: A Daily Gospel Devotional – Paul David Tripp

The Songs of Jesus: A Year of Daily Devotions in the Psalms  – Tim Keller

Heart of the Matter: Daily Reflections for Changing Hearts and Lives


Am I Really A Christian. By: Mike Mckinley

Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life, Updated 20th Anniversary Edition -Donald Whitney

Knowing God – J.I. Packer

How People Change – Timothy Lane and Paul David Tripp

Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God’s Will – Kevin Deyoung

The Peacemaker: A Biblical Guide to Resolving Personal Conflict, Third Edition – Ken Sande

The Pursuit of Holiness with Study Guide – Jerry Bridges

Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands: People in Need of Change, Helping People in Need of Change – Paul David Tripp

Simplify Your Spiritual Life: Spiritual Disciplines for the Overwhelmed – Donald Whitney

Trusting God with Study Guide – Jerry Bridges


Tying the Note: A Premarital Guide to a Strong and Lasting MarriageRob Green

Strengthening Your Marriage – Wayne Mack

The Excellent Wife: A Biblical Perspective, Expanded Edition – Martha Peace

Excellent Wife/Exemplary Husband – 2 Books. Martha Peace and Stuart Scott

Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family – Paul David Tripp


Disciplines of a Godly Man, Updated Edition with Study Guide – R. Kent Hughes

The Masculine Mandate – Richard D. Phillips

The Exemplary Husband, Revised – Stuart Scott 


The Conviction to Lead: 25 Principles for Leadership That Matters – Albert Mohler

Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence for Every Believer – J. Oswald Sanders

The Book on Leadership – John MacArthur


New Bible Commentary, 21st Century Edition

The Expositor’s Bible Commentary, Abridged Edition: 2 Volumes

MacArthur Bible CommentaryJohn MacArthur


New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition

ESV Exhaustive Concordance

The Message of the New Testament: Promises Kept – Mark Dever

The Message of the Old Testament: Promises Made – Mark Dever

Handbook on Acts and Paul’s Letters – Thomas R. Schreiner


I Am a Church Member: Discovering the Attitude that Makes the Difference – Thom Rainer

The Master’s Plan for the Church – John MacArthur

A Theology for the Church, Revised Edition – Edited by Daniel L. Akin

Nine Marks of a Healthy Church – Mark Dever


Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God – J.I. Packer

The Gospel and Personal Evangelism, New edition – Mark Dever

Tell the Truth: The Whole Gospel Wholly by Grace Communicated Truthfully & Lovingly – Will Metzger

The Master Plan of Evangelism, 2nd edition, abridged – Robert E. Coleman

What Is the Gospel? – Greg Gilbert 

What Is the Gospel? Tract (Pack of 25)  – Evangelistic Tracts based of the book.


Biblical Doctrine: A Systematic Summary of Bible Truth – John MacArthur & Richard Mayhue

Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine – Wayne Grudem

Concise Theology – J.I. Packer

What Is Reformed Theology? Understanding the Basics – R.C. Sproul

The Moody Handbook of Theology


Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands: People in Need of Change, Helping People in Need of Change – Paul David Tripp

A Theology of Biblical Counseling: The Doctrinal Foundations of Counseling Ministry – Heath Lambert

Biblical Counseling and the Church: God’s Care Through God’s People – Edited by: Robert W. Kelleman & Kevin Carson

Scripture And Counseling: God’s Word for Life in a Broken World – Robert W. Kelleman & Jeff Forrey

Gospel-Centered Counseling: How Christ Changes Lives – Robert W. Kelleman

Speaking Truth in Love: Counsel in Community – David Powlison

Counseling the Hard Cases: True Stories Illustrating the Sufficiency of God’s Resources in Scripture – Stuart Scott & Heath Lambert

Sunday Night Groups (Koinonia Groups)