One Book A Week

During my seminary days at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, the children’s pastor at Lenexa Baptist Church challenged me to read a book a week in 2014.  After reading 56 books in 2014, I followed his advice again for 2015.  Here are the books I read this past year:  (The red ones are books that I will definitely pick up again.)

  1. Religious Affections by Jonathan Edwards
  2. 5 Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
  3. The Disciplines of Grace by Jerry Bridges
  4. The Supremacy of Christ in a Postmodern World by John Piper and Justin Taylor
  5. Community by Brad House
  6. Mingling of Souls by Matt Chandler and Jared C. Wilson
  7. Organic Church by Neil Cole
  8. Letters to a Birmingham Jail by Bryan Loritts
  9. The Master Plan of Evangelism by Robert Coleman 
  10. Reason for God by Tim Keller 
  11. Right Color Wrong Culture by Bryan Loritts 
  12. Total Church by Steve Timmis and and Tim Chester
  13. Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons by Thabiti Anyabwile
  14. Scary Close by Donald Miller
  15. Speaking of Jesus by Carl Medearis 
  16. Gospel Wakefulness by Jared C. Wilson
  17. Deep Influence by T.J. Addington
  18. Why Cities Matter by Justin Buzzard and Stephen Um
  19. Saturate by Jeff Vanderstelt
  20. Conviction to Lead by Al Mohler
  21. The Drama of Scripture by Craig Bartholomew and Michael Goheen
  22. The Many Altars of Modernity by Peter Berger
  23. Prepare, Succeed, Advance: A Guidebook for Getting a PhD in Biblical Studies by Nijay Gupta
  24. Reading Backwards by Richard B. Hays
  25. The Art of Biblical Narrative by Robert Adler
  26. A Walk Through the Bible by Lesslie Newbigin
  27. A Light to the Nations by Michael Goheen
  28. Bible and Mission by Richard Bauckham
  29. Living at the Crossroads by Michael Goheen and Craig Bartholomew
  30. The Bruised Reed by Richard Sibbes
  31. A History of Christian Missions by Stephen Neill
  32. Exegetical Fallacies by D.A. Carson
  33. Power Through Weakness by Tim Savage
  34. The Purity Principle by Randy Alcorn
  35. Confessions of a Lioness by Mia Couto
  36. Contagious Disciple Making by David and Paul Watson
  37. Let the Nations Be Glad by John Piper
  38. A Star in the East: The Rise of Christianity in China by Rodney Stark
  39. The Hiding Place by Corrie Tenboom
  40. No Ordinary Marriage by Tim Savage
  41. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass
  42. United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity by Trillia Newbell
  43. The Meaning of Marriage by Tim Keller
  44. Risk is Right by John Piper
  45. The God Ask by Steve Shadrach
  46. Viewpoints by Steve Shadrach
  47. Benaniah by Cliff Graham
  48. David by Cliff Graham
  49. Ittai by Cliff Graham
  50. Eliahba by Cliff Graham
  51. Ten Men Who Changed the World by Danny Akin
  52. Adoption by Russell Moore