Read the Bible.  Read books that help you understand the Bible.  Read books written by people who rely on the Bible and love Jesus.  Read a book a week, or a chapter a week, or a page a week.  Just read!

Theology/Bible Study

ESV Study Bible

Systematic Theology or Bible Doctrine or Christian Beliefs by Wayne Grudem

The Expositors Bible Commentary edited by Kenneth Barker & John Kohlenberger

Knowing God by J.I. Packer

Death by Love by Mark Driscoll & Gerry Breshears

CrossTalk by Michael Emlet

Picturing the Gospel by Neil Livingstone

Affirming/Defending the Faith

Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

The Reason for God by Timothy Keller

More than a Carpenter by Josh McDowll

The Case for Christ and The Case for Faith and The Case for a Creator by Lee Strobel

Spiritual Growth

Desiring God and Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper

The Prodigal God and Counterfeit Gods and  by Tim Keller

Disciplines of a Godly Man by Kent Hughes

Disciplines of a Godly Woman by Barbara Hughes

The Christian Atheist by Craig Groeschel

The Gospel: Recovering the Power that Made Christianity Revolutionary by JD Geear

Am I Really a Christian? by Mike McKinley

Marriage & Parenting

Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp

Raising Great Kids by Henry Cloud & John Townsend

How and When to Tell Your Kids about Sex by Stan & Brenna Jones

Passport to Purity Weekend Retreat Kit by Dennis and Barbara Rainey

Revolutionary Parenting by George Barna

Love & Respect by Emerson Eggerichs

His Needs, Her Needs by Willard Harley, Jr.

The Meaning of Marriage by Tim Keller


Jesus Storybook Bible by Sally Lloyd-Jones

NIrV Adventure Bible for Early Readers

The Case for Christ/Faith/Creator for Kids by Lee Strobel