Biblical Studies:

Kinship by Covenant by Scott Hahn

On the Apostolic Preaching by St. Irenaeus

The Christian Life:

Faith, Hope and Love - Starting to Live the Christian Life

Forgiveness, Purpose and Hope - Through the Life, Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ

Reconciliation, Forgiveness, and Theology of the Cross: Exclusion and Embrace by Miroslav Volf

Missions and Evangelism:  

Sharing Jesus with Muslims in America by Abu Daoud

Beyond Charity:  The Call to Christian Community Development  by John M. Perkins  

I Once Was Lost by Everts and Schaupp

The Celtic Way of Evangelism:  How Christians Can Reach the West...Again  by George G. Hunter, III  

Questioning Evangelism by Randy Newman

The Bishop of Rwanda by John Rucyahana

Grace:  Free of Charge by Miroslav Volf

What's so Amazing About Grace? by Philip Yancey -  artistic/visual version:  

Transforming Grace by Jerry Bridges

The Discipline of Grace by Jerry Bridges

The Prodigal God by Tim Keller

The Call to Follow Jesus

Don't Waste Your Life by John Piper

Radical:  Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream by David Platt 


The Meaning of Marriage:  Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God by Tim Keller 

30 Days of Joy for Busy Married Couples by Chris and Jen Coursey

Faith and Work

Every Good Endeavor:  Connecting Your Work to God's Work by Tim Keller 

For Teachers, Pastors, and Ministry Leaders:  

Leading God's People:  Wisdom from the Early Church for Today by Christopher Beeley

Teaching Christianity (On Christian Doctrine) St. Augustine of Hippo

The Book of Pastoral Rule by St. Gregory the Great 

Deep Church:  A Third Way Between Emerging and Traditional by Jim Belcher 

Church History:

Church History in Plain Language by Bruce Shelley 

The Early Church by Henry Chadwick  

The Apostolic Fathers in English translated and edited by Michael Holmes

The Ecclesiastical History of the English People  by St. Bede


Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas 

City of God  by St. Augustine of Hippo

On the Trinity (De Trinitate) by St. Augustine of Hippo

On the Incarnation by St. Athanasias

On God and Christ:  The Five Theological Orations and Two Letters to Cledonius by St. Gregory Nazianzus

On the Unity of Christ by St. Cyril of Alexandria 

Institutes of the Christian Religion by John Calvin 

Gregory of Nazianzus on the Trinity and the Knowledge of God: In Your Light We Shall See Light by Christopher Beeley  

he Orthodox Way by Kallistos Ware


Confessions by St. Augustine of Hippo   or another great translation  

Saint Augustine:  A Life by Garry Wills 

Thomas Aquinas:  A Portrait by Denys Turner 

St. Francis of Assisi and St. Thomas Aquinas by G.K. Chesterton 

Jonathan Edwards:  A Life by George M. Marsden

The Life and Diary of David Brainerd:  With Notes and Reflections by David Brainerd and Jonathan Edwards  

Calvin by Bruce Gordon  

Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret by Howard Taylor (audio book) (regular book) 

Let Justice Roll Down by John M. Perkins


Power Failure:  Christianity in the Culture of Technology  by Albert Borgman

echnology and the Character of Contemporary Life:  A Philosophical Inquiry by Albert Borgmann  

Technopoly:  The Surrender of Culture to Technology by Neil Postman