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CURRENT SERIES | "1 John: In the Light"
Below is a growing number of studies written by one of our pastors or a complied work of the elders. These papers are written, first, for your edification, that you may be built up in the faith and grow in Christ. Secondly, they are practically helpful for us as a church and help to guide our thinking and stregnthen our Biblical worldview.
New papers will soon be added so check back soon.
The Pastors Papers:
On Congregationalism and Membership
On Sex and Marriage
On Cohabitation ("Staying Together")
(Check back, more to come)
The message at the heart of Christianity is really quite simple - simple enough to be outlined in a few pages. It is a message from the Bible about God and his son, Jesus. It is about life and death, and the choice that we all face.
And it all starts with a loving creator God…
Read "Two Ways To Live"
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If you would like to further explore the good news of Jesus and learn what it means to become a Christian, please contact us at email@example.com.
With so many books out there it's often difficult to know what to read and where to begin. These are a few books which have helped shape our community, some of which we have read together as a church, and they are books that we would recommend for spiritual exploration and growth.
This list is consistently growing so check back for more recommended books.
On the Church
What is a Healthy Church Member? by Thabiti Anyabwile
Elders and Deacons by Thabiti Anyabwile
Why Church Matters by Joshua Harris
The Trellis and the Vine by Collin Marshall
The Church and the Surprising Offense of God's Love by Jonathan Leeman
Church Discipline by Jonathan Leeman
Total Church by Tim Chester and Steve Timis
What is a Healthy Church? by Mark Dever
The Deliberate Church by Mark Dever
On Exploring the Faith
The Reason for God by Tim Keller
Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
Where are All the Brothers? by Eric Redmond
Simply Christian by NT Wright
On the Christian Life
Give them Grace by Elyse Fitzpatrick
Generous Justice by Timothy Keller
King's Cross by Timothy Keller
The Meaning of Marriage by Timothy Keller
The Good Life by Trip Lee
Desiring God by John Piper
Future Grace by John Piper
Don't Waste Your Life by John Piper
The Bruised Reed by Richard Sibbes
Spiritual Warfare in a Believer's Life by Charles Spurgeon
The Power of Prayer in the Believer's Life by Charles Spurgeon
Ten Questions to Diagnose you Spiritual Health by Donald Whitney
History and Culture
United by Faith by DeYoung, Emerson, Yancey, and Chai Kim
Canaan Land by Albert J. Raboteau
African American Religious History by Milton Sernett
Countering the Claims of Evangelical Feminism by Wayne Grudem
God, Marriage, and Family by Andreas J. Kostenberger
Health, Wealth, and Happiness by David Jones
Scandalous by D.A. Carson
Charity and Its Fruits by Jonathan Edwards
What is the Gospel by Greg Gilbert
Experiencing the Truth by Anthony Carter
Systematic Theology by Wayne Grudem
Biblical Theology by Michael Lawrence
Death of Death in the Death of Christ by John Owen
Knowing God by J.I. Packer
The Faithful Preacher by Thabiti Anyabwile
Glory Road Edited by Anthony J. Carter
Bonhoeffer by Eric Metaxes
The Forgotten Spurgeon by Iain Murray
The Life of Martyn Lloyd-Jones by Iain Murray
C.H. Spurgeon, Volume 1 by Charles Spurgeon
C.H. Spurgeon, Volume 2 by Charles Spurgeon