Books for Deeper Knowledge


Great works on doctrine and apologetics as well as Christian classics.

 

Mere Christianity (C.S. Lewis) 

This Lewis classic explores the common ground upon which all of those of Christian faith stand together. A powerful apologetic for the Christian faith.

 

 

 

 

The Cross of Christ (John Stott)

John Stott confronts this generation with the centrality of the cross in God’s redemption of the world. More than a study of the atonement, this book brings Scripture into living dialogue with Christian theology and the twentieth century. What emerges is a pattern for Christian life and worship, hope and mission.

 

 

 

 

The Reason for God (Timothy Keller)

Keller addresses the frequent doubts that skeptics and non-believers bring to religion. Using
literature, philosophy, anthropology, pop culture, and intellectual reasoning, Keller explains how the belief in a
Christian God is, in fact, a sound and rational one.

 

 

 

 

How Should We Then Live? (Francis A. Schaeffer)

A strong proponent of Christians engaging the culture, Schaeffer analyzes the reasons for modern society’s state of affairs and presented the only viable alternative: living by the Christian ethic, acceptance of God’s revelation, and total affirmation of the Bible’s morals, values, and meaning.

 

 

 

Paul and Union with Christ: An Exegetical and Theological Study (Constantine R. Campbell)

Winner of the Christianity Today 2014 Book Award in Biblical Studies, Paul and Union with Christ fills the gap for biblical scholars, theologians, and pastors pondering and debating the meaning of union with Christ.

 

 

 

Foxe’s Book of Martyrs (John Foxe)

Stories of heroic courage and overcoming faith. Stories of love of God and Christ. Stories of the amazing grace of God that enabled men women and children to endure persecutions and often horrible deaths. Updated through 2001.

 

 

 

 

Celebration of Discipline (Richard J. Foster)

Hailed by many as the best modern book on Christian spirituality with millions of copies sold since its original publication in 1978, Celebration of Discipline explores the “classic Disciplines,” or central spiritual practices, of the Christian faith to show how each of these areas contribute to a balanced spiritual life.

 

 

 

The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)

A classic masterpiece of religious satire that entertains readers with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and struggles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to “Our Father Below.” At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging account of temptation—and triumph over it—ever written.