Reading List

General Theology (or Systematic Theology)

  • “Systematic Theology” by Wayne Grudem
  • “Systematic Theology” by Louis Berkhof
  • “Knowing God" by J. I. Packer
  • “Institutes of the Christian Religion” by John Calvin

Biblical Theology

  • “Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church” by Michael Lawrence
  • “According to Plan” by Graeme Goldsworthy
  • “New Testament Theology: Magnifying God in Christ” by Thomas Schreiner
  • “God’s Glory in Salvation Through Judgment” by James M. Hamilton

God

  • “The Pleasures of God” by John Piper
  • “The Holiness of God” by R. C. Sproul
  • “The Doctrine of God” by John Frame
  • “The Forgotten Trinity” by James R. White

The Bible

  • “Christian Scripture” by David Dockery
  • “Scripture Alone” by James R. White
  • “Scripture and Truth” by D. A. Carson and John Woodbridge

Jesus Christ

  • “Seeing and Savoring Jesus Christ” by John Piper
  • “The Glory of Christ” by Peter Lewis
  • “Jesus According to Scripture” by Darrell L. Bock
  • “Jesus, Divine Messiah” by Robert L. Reymond

Salvation

  • “The Cross of Christ” by John Stott
  • "Chosen by God" by R. C. Sproul
  • “What is the Gospel” by Greg Gilbert
  • “Redemption Accomplished and Applied” by John Murray

The Christian Life

  • “Desiring God” by John Piper
  • “Future Grace” by John Piper
  • “The Doctrine of the Christian Life” by John M. Frame
  • “Radical” by David Platt

The Church

  • “Nine Marks of a Healthy Church” by Mark Dever
  • “The Deliberate Church” by Mark Dever
  • “Elders in Congregational Life” by Phil Newton