It can be difficult to know where to start if you decide to learn more about walking with the Lord on a more intimate level. These books and resources helped spur me to spiritual growth by providing solid theological teaching in a way that I could understand. Perhaps they might do the same for you!
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Bibles + Bible Studies
ESV Reader’s Bible by Crossway Books – A beautiful, reader-oriented Bible that I use for personal study
ESV Study Bible by Crossway Books – My starting point in understanding the context of verses and their original meanings
Behold Your God: Rethinking God Biblically – A 12-week Bible study that totally reframed my view of the Lord
Bible Hub – Excellent linear Bible for looking to the original Hebrew and Greek and has many Bible commentaries
The Bible Project – Brilliant overviews of the different books of the Bible and theological topics
Whatever Happened to Worship? by A. W. Tozer – A reflection on Biblical worship
Delighting in God by A. W. Tozer – A book on learning to live out what we believe about God
When I Don’t Desire God: How to Fight for Joy by John Piper – A book that gives practical steps to living out truth instead of feelings
The Call by Os Guinness – A profound reflection on purpose in the Christian life that helped me realign my ideas about vocation to those in the Bible
My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers – A classic and convicting series of devotions
Morning and Evening by Charles Spurgeon – A twice-daily devotion that is practical and deep at the same time
Then Sings my Soul by Robert J. Morgan – A collection of Christian hymns and the stories behind them
Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis – The first book that sparked my interest in apologetics
The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis – The second book that sparked my interest in apologetics
Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus by Nabeel Qureshi – A cornerstone text for understanding Islam in an apologetic context
The Knowledge of the Holy by A. W. Tozer – The book that catalyzed my interest in the study of God’s attributes
Knowing God by J.I. Packer – A classic survey on the attributes of God.
Media Gratiae – Publishers of the Behold Your God series, wealth of resources on the Puritans and cultivating a high view of God
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