Church/Ministry

From Silence to Song by Peter Leithart

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

Should be read before, or at least alongside, any modern handbook on Christian worship.

Curing the Heart by Howard Eyrich, William Hines

Recommended by Bob Kellemen.

Presents a truly biblical model of counseling, and does so in a comprehensive, comprehendible manner.

A Multi-Site Church Roadtrip by Geoff Surratt, Greg Ligon, Warren Bird

Not recommended by Chad Vandervalk.

Interesting, but not enough fresh insights to make it worthwhile.

Counsel Your Flock by Paul Tautges

Recommended by Bob Kellemen.

The pastor as counselor through preaching, shepherding, visiting and much more.

Unleashing the Word by Max McLean, Warren Bird

Recommended by Tim Challies.

A book about the long-neglected practice of corporate Scripture reading that just may rock your world.

CrossTalk by Michael Emlet

Recommended by Bob Kellemen.

One of the most robust approaches yet to the biblical counseling process of relating the scriptural narrative to a person’s life story.

Comfort Those Who Grieve by Paul Tautges

Recommended by Bob Kellemen.

A nuanced, pastoral book advising how to counsel the bereaved, both in the short and long term.

The Trellis and the Vine by Colin Marshall, Tony J. Payne

Recommended by Tim Challies.

A call to church leaders to put ministry emphasis where it ought to be.

Counsel One Another by Paul Tautges

Recommended by Bob Kellemen.

A concise, comprehensive, and Christ-centered summary of authentic biblical counseling.

A New Kind of Church by Aubrey Malphurs

Recommended by Trevin Wax.

A thought-provoking but often dissatisfying analysis of what it means to be the Church in the 21st century.