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  • Twelve Extraordinary Women by John MacArthur
  • God’s Wisdom in Proverbs by Dan Phillips
  • Comforts from Romans by Elyse Fitzpatrick
  • Best Book in the Bible” Series by Nate Pickowicz
  • Becoming a Titus 2 Woman by Martha Peace
  • Spiritual Mothering by Susan Hunt
  • Attitudes of a Transformed Heart by Martha Peace
  • God’s High Calling for Women by John MacArthur
  • The Excellent Wife by Martha Peace
  • The Exemplary Husband by Stuart Scott
  • Divine Design by John MacArthur
  • Recovering Biblical Manhood and Womanhood by John Piper and Wayne Grudem, eds. 
  • Sacred Marriage by Gary Thomas
  • Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Ted Tripp
  • What the Bible Says About Parenting by John MacArthur
  • The Faithful Parent by Martha Peace and Stuart Scott
  • Trusting God: Even When Life Hurts by Jerry Bridges
  • The Peacemaker by Ken Sande
  • Respectable Sins: Confronting the Sins We Tolerate by Jerry Bridges
  • True Community: The Biblical Practice of Koinonia by Jerry Bridges
  • The Christian Counselor’s Manual by Jay E. Adams
  • Fear: Breaking Its Grip by Lou Priolo
  • The Peacemaker by Ken Sande
  • Quick Scripture Reference for Counseling by John G. Krus
  • Women’s Ministry in the Local Church by Ligon Duncan and Susan Hunt
  • The Churchplanting Wife by Christine Hoover
  • Letters to Pastor’s Wives by Catherine J. Stewart
  • The Peacemaker by Ken Sande
  • True Community: The Biblical Practice of Koinonia by Jerry Bridges
General

  • Wayne Grudem,. Bible Doctrine. (abridged)
  • Paul Enns,. The Moody Handbook of Theology.
  • Charles C. Ryrie,. A Survey of Bible Doctrine.

Bibliology – The Study of the Bible/Word of God

  • Norman L. Geisler & William E. Nix,  From God to Us: How We Got Our Bible.
  • John MacArthur,  Why Believe the Bible?
  • R.C. Sproul,  Knowing Scripture.
  • Jen Wilkin, Women of the Word

Theology Proper – The Study of God

  • John MacArthur,  Our Awesome God.
  • J.I. Packer,  Knowing God.
  • John Piper,  Desiring God.
  • John Piper,  Future Grace.
  • John Piper,  The Pleasures of God.
  • R.C. Sproul,  The Holiness of God.
  • A.W. Tozer,  Attributes of God.
  • A.W. Tozer,  The Knowledge of the Holy.
  • Bruce A. Ware,  Father, Son, & Holy Spirit: Relationships, Roles and Relevance.
  • Jen Wilkin, None Like Him

Anthropology & Hamartology – The Studies of Man and Sin

  • Jerry Bridges,  Respectable Sins.
  • John Piper,  Spectacular Sins.
  • Ray C. Stedman,  Understanding Man.

Christology & Soteriology – The Studies of Christ and Salvation

  • D.A. Carson,  Scandalous: The Cross and Resurrection of Jesus.
  • Matt Chandler,  The Explicit Gospel.
  • John MacArthur,  The Gospel According to Jesus.
  • John MacArthur,  The Gospel According to the Apostles.
  • John MacArthur,  The Jesus You Can’t Ignore.
  • Will Metzger,  Tell the Truth.
  • John Piper,  Counted Righteous in Christ.
  • R.C. Sproul,  The Truth of the Cross.

Pneumatology – The Study of the Holy Spirit

  • Sinclair Ferguson,  The Holy Spirit.
  • John MacArthur,  The Silent Shepherd.
  • J.I. Packer,  Keep in Step with the Spirit.
  • A.W. Tozer,  The Counselor.

Ecclesiology – The Study of the Church

  • Mark Dever, Nine Marks of a Healthy Church
  • John MacArthur, The Master’s Plan for the Church
  • Ray C. Stedman, Body Life.

Eschatology – the study of last things

  • John MacArthur,  Because the Time is Near.
  • John MacArthur & Richard Mayhue, eds. Christ’s Prophetic Plans.
  • Alva J. McClain,  The Greatness of the Kingdom.
  • J. Dwight Pentecost,  Things to Come.

Angelology – The Study of Angels, Demons, and Satan

  • David Powlison, Power Encounters.

Last Updated: 2016-04-29, 10:32