Recommended Books

Prayer (Yielding our thoughts to God)

A PRAYING LIFE, by Paul Miller

WHY PRAY?, by Phillip Yancey

A CALL TO SPIRITUAL REFORMATION: PRIORITIES FROM PAUL AND HIS PRAYERS, D.A. Carson

 

Christian Living (Yielding our lifestyle to God)

LOVED WALKED AMONG US, by Paul Miller

COMMON SENSE CHRISTIAN LIVING, by Edith Schaeffer

RESPECTABLE SINS, by Jerry Bridges

DON’T WASTE YOUR LIFE, by John Piper

THE ROOTS OF ENDURANCE, by John Piper

SABBATH: THE REST OF GOD, by Mark Buchanan

 

Living in the Gospel (Letting God define our value as persons)

FROM FEAR TO FREEDOM by Rose Marie Miller

RADICAL GRATITUDE by Ellen Vaughn

THE PRODIGAL GOD by Timothy Keller

INSIDE OUT by Larry Crabb

LIBERTY OF OBEDIENCE by Elisabeth Elliot

EXTRAVAGANT GRACE by Barbara Duguid

Trusting God (Yielding control to God)

TRUSTING GOD EVEN WHEN LIFE HURTS by Jerry Bridges

WHEN PEOPLE ARE BIG AND GOD IS SMALL by Ed Welch

TRUST by Lydia Brownback

KEEP A QUIET HEART by Elisabeth Elliot

 

Where God is in Suffering (Yielding our assessment of life to God)

A PLACE OF HEALING, by Joni Eareckson Tada

WHEN GOD WEEPS, by Joni Eareckson Tada

WHY DO I SUFFER?, by John Currid

ANGEL BEHIND THE ROCKINGCHAIR, by Pam Vredevelt

BEAUTY FOR ASHES, by John Coblentz

 

Devotional (Growing closer to God)

HOLY WEEK SONNETS, by Philip Rosenbaum

A SHEPHERD LOOKS AT PSALM 23, by Phillip Keller

A HUNGER FOR GOD, by John Piper

STEPPING HEAVENWARD, by Elizabeth Prentiss

KNOWING GOD, by J.I. Packer

DESIRING GOD, by John Piper

NORMAL KINGDOM BUSINESS, by Andree Seu

WON’T  LET YOU GO UNLESS YOU BLESS ME, by Andree Seu

WE WILL HAVE SPRING AGAIN, by Andree  Seu

 

Relationships, Marriage and Family (Yielding our relationships to God)

A LOVING LIFE, by Paul Miller

WAR OF WORDS, by Paul Tripp

RELATIONSHIPS (a mess worth making), by Tim Lane and Paul Tripp

LOVE AND RESPECT, by Emerson Eggerichs

WHEN SINNERS SAY “I DO,” by Doug Harvey

THE MARRIAGE BUILDER, by Larry Crabb

GOSPEL CENTERED FAMILY, by Ed Moll and Tim Chester

SHEPHERDING YOUR CHILD’S HEART, by Tedd Tripp

HIDDEN ART, by Edith Schaeffer

BLAME IT ON THE BRAIN, by Ed Welch

 

Women’s Issues

LET ME BE A WOMAN, by Elisabeth Elliot

WOMEN HELPING WOMEN, by Elyse Fitzpatrick and Carol Cornish

STRONG WOMEN, SOFT HEARTS, by Paula Rinehart

COUNSEL FOR PASTORS’ WIVES, by Diane Langberg

 

Counseling

ADDICTIONS, A BANQUET IN THE GRAVE, by Ed Welch

SEEING WITH NEW EYES,  by David Powlison

A STUBBORN DARKNESS, by Ed Welch

THINKING WITH THE HEART, by Horace Allen

COUNSEL FROM THE CROSS, Elyse Fitzpatrick

TELLING YOURSELF THE TRUTH, by William Backus and Marie Chapian

 

Belief in God

THE REASON FOR GOD, by Timothy Keller

THE FACE OF TRUTH: LIFTING THE VEIL, by William Edgar

 

Living in light of the hope of New Creation

CREATION REGAINED, Albert M. Wolters

SURPRISED BY HOPE, N.T. Wright

 

 

 

Comments

  1. JoAnn Hohenberger says:

    Thank you for this very helpful list. I have been blessed by a number of these books and look forward to checking out some of the others.

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