Recommended Reading

Here is an introductory list of books that I would recommended.

Foundations
Knowing God, J.I. Packer
Desiring God, John Piper
The Holiness of God, R.C. Sproul

Biblical Theology
The King in His Beauty, Thomas Schreiner
A New Testament Biblical Theology, G. K. Beale
Kingdom through Covenant, Gentry and Wellum
God’s Glory in Salvation through Judgment, James Hamilton
Biblical Theology, Geehardus Vos
Biblical Theology of the Old and New Testaments, Brevard S. Childs
Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church, Michael Lawrence

Systematic Theology
Systematic Theology, Wayne Grudem
Systematic Theology, Louis Berkhof
The Doctrine of God, John Frame
Institutes of the Christian Religion, John Calvin
Systematic Theology, Charles Hodge
Reformed Dogmatics, Herman Bavinck

Discipleship
Life Together, Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Faith Speaking Understanding, Kevin Vanhoozer
Pursuit of Holiness, Jerry Bridges
Humility, C.J. Mahaney
The Trellis and the Vine, Marshall and Payne

Prayer
Praying with Paul, D.A. Carson
Prayer, John Bunyan
A Method for Prayer, Matthew Henry
Operation World, Jason Mandryk
Valley of Vision, Arthur Bennett, ed.

The Church
Sojouners and Strangers, Gregg Allison
Nine Marks of a Healthy Church, Mark Dever
The Church, Edmund Clowney
What is a Healthy Church Member?, Thabiti Anyabwile

Missions
Salvation to the Ends of the Earth, Kostenberger & O’Brien
Let the Nations Be Glad, John Piper
The Mission of God, Christopher J.H. Wright
Missionary Methods, Roland Allen
The Missionary Call, David Sills

Evangelism
The Gospel and Personal Evangelism, Mark Dever
Marks of the Messenger, Mack Stiles
Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God, J.I. Packer

Family
God, Marriage, and Family, Andreas Köstenberger
Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Piper, John and Wayne Grudem, eds.

Marriage
The Meaning of Marriage, Tim Keller
This Momentary Marriage, John Piper
What Did You Expect?, Paul David Tripp
Sex, Romance and the Glory of God, C.J. Mahaney

Biography
To the Golden Shore, Courtney Anderson
Behind the Ranges, J.O. Fraser
The Diary and Journal of David Brainerd, Jonathan Edwards
George Whitefield and the Great Awakening, John Pollock
Hudson Taylor’s Spiritual Secret
Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther, Roland Bainton

Christian Leadership and Church Ministry
The Christian Ministry, Charles Bridges
Brothers, We Are Not Professionals, John Piper
Shepherding God’s Flock, Merkle and Schreiner
The Shepherd Leader, Ron Witmer
The Reformed Pastor, Richard Baxter
The Cross and Christian Ministry, D. A. Carson
The Deliberate Church, Dever and Alexander
The Conviction to Lead, Albert Mohler
Dangerous Calling, Paul David Tripp

Worship
Worship Matters, Bob Kauflin
Worship by the Book, D. A. Carson
Christ-Centered Worship, Bryan Chapell

The Christian Life
The Pilgrim’s Progress, John Bunyan
Overcoming Sin and Temptation, John Owen
Holiness, J.C. Ryle
Humility, Andrew Murray
The Bruised Reed, Richard Sibbes
Counterfeit Gods, Tim Keller

Seasonal Devotions
Jesus, Keep Me Near The Cross, Nancy Guthrie, ed.
Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus, Nancy Guthrie, ed.