Church Life

Expository Listening by Ken Ramey

Recommended by Lance Quinn.

Ken Ramey has shown the inseparable link between expository speaking and effective listening. The Christian Church is indebted to him by what he has taught us in this worthy volume.

Subversive Kingdom by Ed Stetzer

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

An inspiring and provocative call to think, live, and act subversively in rebellion against the rebellion.

If You Bite & Devour One Another by Alexander Strauch

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

This book will increase your love for what God teaches in His Word on conflict and how to handle it.

Half the Church by Carolyn Custis James

Not recommended by Leslie Wiggins.

Purports to advocate for a fuller, grander, more robust gospel, but offers only a gospel stuck in the garden.

Reverberation by Jonathan Leeman

Recommended by Tim Challies.

Traces the path of God's Word reverberating from God himself, through the pulpit, through God's people, and into the world.

Surviving Toxic Leaders by Kenneth O. Gangel

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

Brief but helpful insights into a rogues' gallery of toxic leaders according to type, present even in Christian organizations.

Why Wish You a Merry Christmas? by Nick Baines

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

An Anglican bishop braves the ire of the anything-goes-at-Christmastime crowd, insisting on the centrality of the Christ-event.

Loving the Church by John Crotts

Recommended by Leslie Wiggins.

A tale of disgruntled Christians who grow to love Christ's Church all the more.

The Prophet and His Message by Michael J. Williams

Recommended by Chad Vandervalk.

Worthy reminder of the Church's prophetic task seen through the lens of the Old Testament.

Humanitarian Jesus by Christian Buckley, Ryan Dobson

Recommended by Tim Challies.

A fine biblical theology of social action somewhat compromised by a tangential interview section.