Pastoral Ministry

Whether already in the ministry or preparing to enter the ministry, "Pastoral Ministry" is a great read. The book is a series of articles by John MacArthur and other ministers from the Master's Seminary and addresses topics such as: 1....

Miracle of Israel

"Miracle of Israel" is a great title about Israel's history and how God has protected His people through the centuries.  The book is just under 200 pages and is presented in 3 sections:   1.  Past (Abraham, judges, Saul, David, Solomon, prophets...

Counseling One Another

"Counseling One Another" by Paul Tautges is a good read for anyone who wants to be a part of the discipleship process for a believer in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord.  The author writes from a definitely Christian perspective and is suitable for...

Critical Conversations

  “Critical Conversations” by Tom Gilson addresses the issue of discussing homosexuality with teens.  As the issue has become much more public in recent years, this title is a timely read.  The book is around 200 pages and addresses such topics as:...

It's Not Too Late

Having four children (two in their early 20's, one 19, and one 12), "It's Not Too Late" by Dan Dupee is a timely read on the impact a parent can have on a child, regardless of the age.  Indeed, many teachings say that once a child reaches a particular...

Jesus Called - He Wants His Church Back

"Jesus Called" by Ray Johnston is a great title describing what the American church is missing in today's culture.  Johnston opens the book with the cultural changes America has experienced over the past 7 decades and while the church has often been...

Your Money Map

"Your Money Map" by Howard Dayton is an excellent read for anyone wanting to learn more about managing their finances.  I remember the author from his work with another Christian author - Larry Burkett and enjoyed their previous titles.  Your Money...

When You Then God

"When You Then God" by Rusty George is an inspiring read for anyone wondering what God wants to do in your life. For starters, the author states that before God works in our lives, there are some things we need to do first. Some examples are: Trusting...

The Seven Laws of Love

"The Seven Laws of Love" by Dave Willis contains helpful principles for better relationships in all areas of life: family, friends, work, community, etc.  The book is around 230 pages addresses topics such as: 1.   Faith is a choice instead of a...

Honestly

"Honestly" by Daniel Fusco is a good read about seeing God in the messiness of our lives.  The book is around 150 pages and addresses such topics as:   1.  Examples in his own life (what he felf and experiences during his mom's passing and how...

Becoming A Disciple-Making Church

"Becoming A Disciple-Making Church" by Neil Anderson is a good read with an excellent approach to discipleship - before a believer can be a disciple of others, he/she must first realize who he/she is in Jesus Christ.  The book is around 220 pages and...

Discipleship That Fits

"Discipleship That Fits" is a great read addressing the great need to disciple believers in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord towards spiritual maturity.  The authors clearly show that discipleship can take place in and out of a church building and...

VIP

"VIP" by O.S. Hawkins is a good and quick read addressing 3 necessary areas of a person's life:    Vision Integrity Purpose   The book is around 115 pages and addresses topics such as: 1.   People of vision have a lasting influence on...

The Better Life

"The Better Life" is a good title for anyone wanting a better quality life that doesn't necessarily mean you get more things done, but you spend more time on the things that really matter.  At around 150 pages, the book is a brief read and addresses...

Paths To Power

"Paths To Power" by A.W. Tozer is a short yet powerful title on getting God's power back into the church.  While the book is only around 80 pages, it packs a powerful punch (like only Tozer can) and covers topics including:   1.  If the church...

NKJV Apply The Word Study Bible

  Got the “NKJV Study The Word Study Bible” the other day and like the following features:    Easy to carry around – size is 6x9 and weighs a couple of pounds or so. Paper quality seems to be good. Good introductory...

Messed Up Men of the Bible

  “Messed Up Men of the Bible” by Tina and Dave Samples is a good title addressing certain men in the Bible, their weakness, and how to deal with similar men in the reader’s life.  The book is around 200 pages and covers the following men and...