recommended books

The Gospel:

Living the Cross Centered Life by C. J. Mahoney

The Cross He Bore by Frederick Leahy

The Truth of the Cross by R. C. Sproul

The Prodigal God by Timothy Keller

Scandalous by D. A. Carson

The Cross of Christ by John Stott


Missions:

Let the Nations Be Glad! by John Piper


Theology:

The Holiness of God by R. C. Sproul

The Knowledge of the Holy by A. W. Tower

Chosen by God by R. C. Sproul

Knowing God by J. I. Packer

Christ of the Covenants by O. Palmer Robertson

The Pleasures of God by John Piper

Desiring God by John Piper


Discipleship:

The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges

Just Do Something by Kevin DeYoung

Don't Waste Your Life by John Piper

A Call to Spiritual Reformation by D. A. Carson


The Church:

Why We Love the Church by Kevin DeYoung and Ted Kluck

Nine Marks of a Healthy Church by Mark Dever

The Deliberate Church by Mark Dever


Apologetics:

The Reason for God by Tim Keller


Culture:

Christless Christianity by Michael Horton


Biography:

To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson by Courtney Anderson

John Paton: Missionary to the New Hebrides by John Paton

Jonathan Edwards: A Life by George Marsden

D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones Volumes 1 & 2 by Iain Murray

Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther by Roland Bainton

for families

Marriage:

Family Shepherds by Voddie Baucham

When Sinners Say "I Do" by Dave Harvey

The Meaning of Marriage by Timothy Keller

The Masculine Mandate by Richard Phillips

This Momentary Marriage by John Piper

For Glory and a Covering by Douglas Wilson

Reforming Marriage by Douglas Wilson



Parenting:

Family Driven Faith by Voddie Baucham

Family Worship by Joel R. Beeke

Gospel-Powered Parenting by William P. Farley

Give Them Grace by Elyse M. Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson

A Neglected Grace by Jason Helopoulos

Age of Opportunity by Paul Tripp

Shepherding a Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp

Instructing a Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp

Father Hunger by Douglas Wilson

Future Men by Douglas Wilson


Family Storybook Bibles:

The Big Picture Story Bible by David Helm

The Gospel Story Bible by Marty Machowski

The Biggest Story by Kevin DeYoung


Catechisms:

Big Truths for Little Kids by Susan and Richie Hunt

A Baptist Catechism

New City Catechism


Kid's Bibles:

Seek and Find Bible

Grow! Bible


Music:

Trinity Hymnal

Hymns of Grace

Seeds Family Worship

Sovereign Grace Kids


Online Resources:

Why Do We Want Our Children in the Worship Service? by Josh King

Should We Have a Children's Ministry? by Josh King

A Child Was Bored in the Service by Geoff Thomas

Leading Family Worship by Joel Beeke

11 Reasons to Worship with Your Family by Jason Helopoulos

The What, When, and How of Family Worship by Jason Helopoulos

Why We Fail at Family Devotions by Tim Challies

The Family: Together in God’s Presence by John Piper

Suggestions for Helping Your Child Worship by Sally Michael

Worship Together by Jen Wilkin

Big Church for Small Kids by Jen Wilkin

Children in Worship—Lets Bring it Back by Jason Helopoulos

Children in Worship—Mom Tested Tips by Jason Helopoulos