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Podcast & Book Recommendations

PODCAST RECOMMENDATIONS

9marks

Doctrine & Devotion

Jude 3 Project

Kingdom Diversity Podcast

Pass the Mic

The Front Porch

Truth’s Table

United? We Pray

White Horse Inn

 

BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS

Devotional Life – How to Know & Commune with God:

Knowing God – J.I. Packer

Captivated: Beholding the Mystery of Jesus Death & Resurrection – Thabiti Anyabwile

Unleashed: Being Conformed Into the Image of Christ – Eric Mason

Beat God to the Punch: Because Jesus Demands Your Life – Eric Mason

Morning & Evening – Charles Spurgeon

The Valley of Vision

Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God – Tim Keller

 

Biblical Theology & Hermeneutics – How to Read the Bible:

God’s Big Picture: Tracing the Storyline of the Bible – Vaughan Roberts

According To Plan – Graeme Goldsworthy

Gospel-Centered Hermeneutics – Graeme Goldsworthy

 

Systematic Theology – What Christians Believe:

Plain Theology for Plain People – Charles Ocatvious Boothe

Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine – Wayne GrudemThe Institutes of the Christian Religion – John Calvin

Introducing Black Theology: Three Crucial Questions for the Evangelical Church Today – Bruce Fields

God Is Love: A Biblical & Systematic Theology – Gerald Bray

 

Understanding Injustice & Social Justice:

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice & Redemption – Bryan Stevenson

Meals From Mars: A Parable of Prejudice & Providence – Ben Sciacca

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America – Richard Rothstein

America’s Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America – Jim Wallis & Bryan Stevenson

Now Choose Life: Theology & Ethics in Deuteronomy – Gary Millar

 

Racial Reconciliation – How the Gospel Unites Us:

Divided by Faith: Evangelical Religion & the Problem of Race in America – Emerson & Smith

One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology – Jarvis Williams 

Disunity in Christ – Uncovering the Hidden Forces that Keep Us Apart – Christena Cleveland

Removing the Stain of Racism from SBC – Kevin Jones & Jarvis Williams 

Letter to a Birmingham Jail: A Response to the Words & Dreams of MLK – Bryan Loritts

The Next Evangelicalism: Freeing the Church from Western Cultural Captivity – Soong-Chan Rah

Oneness Embraced: Reconciliation, the Kingdom, and How We Are Stronger Together – Tony Evans

More online resources:

Scraping Raisins: Race Resources for White People

Scraping Raisins: More Race Resources for White People

 

Biblical Manhood & Womanhood:

Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole – Eric Mason

The Masculine Mandate – Richard Phillips

Women of the Word – Jen Wilkin

Woman & God – Kathleen Nielson

Washed & Waiting – Wesley Hill

Redeeming Singleness: How the Storyline of Scripture Affirms the Single Life – Danylak & Piper

 

Marriage & Parenting:

When Sinners Say I Do: Discovering the Power of the Gospel for Your Marriage – Dave Harvey

Shepherding A Child’s Heart – Paul Tripp

Family Shepherds – Voddie Baucham 

God’s Very Good Idea: A True Story of God’s Delightfully Different Family – Trillia Newbell

The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name – Sally Lloyd-Jones

 

The Church & Discipleship:

Nine Marks of A Healthy Church – Mark Dever 

Finding Faithful Elders & Deacons – Thabiti Anyabwile 

Among Wolves: Disciple-Making in the City – Dhati Lewis 

Life Together – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The Faithful Preacher: Recapturing the Vision of Three Pioneering African-American Pastors – Thabiti Anyabwile

Biblical Foundations for Baptist Churches – John Hammett

 

Evangelism & Missions:

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

The Gospel & Personal Evangelism – Mark Dever

Basic Christianity – John Stott 

Let the Nations Be Glad – John Piper

The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism – Tim Keller Spiritual Multiplication in the Real World – Bob McNabb 

Where Are All the Brothers? – Eric Redmond

 

Commentaries:

ESV Global Study Bible

Africa Bible Commentary

True to Our Native Land: An African American New Testament Commentary

Calvin’s Commentaries 

Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary