Theology

The Historical Jesus by James Beilby, Paul Eddy

Recommended by Trevin Wax.

While it doesn't make any contribution to the discussion over the Historical Jesus, this book does lay out the main views quite helpfully.

Scandalous by D.A. Carson

Recommended by John Bird.

In his inimitable style, Carson returns us to where we must forever dwell theologically: Christ's cross and resurrection.

By Grace Alone by Sinclair Ferguson

Recommended by John Bird.

Using a little-known but powerful hymn, Ferguson presents the gospel of the grace of God simply yet thoroughly.

Shared Life by Donald Macleod

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

An accessible, clear, and worshipful presentation of God as Trinity in less than 100 pages.

Baptism by David F. Wright

Recommended by Trevin Wax.

A good resource on the two opposing views of baptism, made more intriguing by a third way of 'freedom.'

Desiring the Kingdom by James K. A. Smith

Recommended by Trevin Wax.

Profoundly thought-provoking, with much to offer, but ultimately unconvincing.

Forgotten God by Francis Chan

Recommended by Tim Challies.

Reminds the reader of the place of the Holy Spirit in personal and corporate Christian experience.

The Bible Among the Myths by John N. Oswalt

Recommended by Mark Tubbs.

An academic book on revelation and worldview from an excellent scholar and communicator.

The Death Penalty on Trial by Ron Gleason

Recommended by Tim Challies.

Well-researched and accessible, this is a must-read about this controversial topic.

Your Jesus Is Too Safe by Jared C. Wilson

Recommended by Trevin Wax.

A contemporary presentation of the Jesus portrayed in the Bible.