Booklist

This is a list of books that are required for the courses offered for Spring 2021; the titles that are optional are noted accordingly. Refer to the course reserves list available through the Eternity library webpage for titles that are available to borrow in electronic format.

Please note: the booklist spreadsheet continues for multiple pages and is searchable.

Eternity classTitle of BookAuthorProfessor
Bible Study MethodsBible Study MethodsDouglas MainDoug Mainhttps://www.aplos.com/aws/give/M3Ministries/BSMNotes
Bible Study MethodsWhat is the Bible and How Do We Understand It? Dennis R. EdwardsDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2Qe1mYB
Bible Study MethodsReading Scripture with the Church FathersChristopher A. HallDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/32fgj1Y
Bible Study MethodsGrasping God's WordJ. Scott DuvallDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/33CVAE4
Bible Study Methods(OPTIONAL) Exegetical Commentary of the New TestamentZondervan: Blomberg & KovalishynDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2MnziAq
Bible Study Methods(OPTIONAL) Letter of JamesDouglas MooDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2SmL2XC
Bible Study Methods(OPTIONAL) Letter of JamesScot McKnightDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2PTu5me
Bible Study Methods(OPTIONAL) JamesD HiebertDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2rlKNB1
Christianity and the ArtsResonate: Enjoying God's Gift of MusicMark BeuvingMark Beuvinghttps://amzn.to/2RqC8rE
Christianity and the ArtsMystery and Manners: Occasional ProseFlannery O'ConnerMark Beuvinghttps://amzn.to/33V64Pj
Christianity and the ArtsCulture Care: Reconnecting with Beauty for Our Common LifeMakoto FujimuraMark Beuvinghttps://amzn.to/2qqdk8d
CommunicationThe Supremacy of God in PreachingJohn Piperhttps://amzn.to/2RnUWYD
CommunicationCommunicating for a Change: Seven Keys to Irresistible CommunicationAndy Stanley and Lane Joneshttps://amzn.to/34TXyS5
Counseling Seminar: AnxietyRunning Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of RestEdward T. WelchScott Mehlhttps://amzn.to/39fnoVv
Counseling Seminar: DepressionDepression: Looking Up from the Stubborn DarknessEdward T. Welchhttps://amzn.to/39oxC3u
Counseling Seminar: DepressionCounsel from the Cross: Connecting Broken People to the Love of ChristElyse M. Fitzpatrick, Dennis E. Johnsonhttps://amzn.to/2MGXEoZ
Counseling Seminar: Depression(OPTIONAL) Will Medicine Stop the Pain?: Finding God's Healing for Depression, Anxiety, and Other Troubling EmotionsElyse M. Fitzpatrickhttps://amzn.to/2F8E2ps
Counseling Seminar: Depression(OPTIONAL) Trusting GodJerry Bridgeshttps://amzn.to/2Q9ARUJ
Counseling Seminar: Depression(OPTIONAL) Speaking Truth in LoveDavid Powlisonhttps://amzn.to/2Qw8kaZ
Counseling Seminar: Depression(OPTIONAL) How People ChangeTimothy S. Lane, Paul David Tripphttps://amzn.to/2F6Pcev
Counseling Seminar: SexualityFinally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of GraceHeath Lamberthttps://amzn.to/2DS80gN
Counseling Seminar: SexualitySex and the Supremacy of ChristJohn Piper and Justin Taylorhttps://amzn.to/2DOt5J7
Counseling Seminar: SexualityWomen Counseling Women: Biblical Answers to Life's Difficult ProblemsElyse Fitzpatrickhttps://amzn.to/2DOMwl1
Counseling Seminar: Sexuality(OPTIONAL) God, Marriage, and Family: Rebuilding the Biblical Foundation Andreas J. Kostenbergerhttps://amzn.to/2YjdlHB
Counseling Seminar: Sexuality(OPTIONAL) Counseling Survivors of Sexual AbuseDiane Mandt Langberghttps://amzn.to/2YlqiR2
Counseling Seminar: Sexuality(OPTIONAL) Speaking Truth in LoveDavid Powlisonhttps://amzn.to/2DS8AuZ
Foundations 2From Jerusalem to Irian JayaRuth A. TuckerJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/36048Xj
Foundations 2I Dared to Call Him Father: The Miraculous Story of a Muslim Woman's Encounter with GodRichard Schneider, Bilquis SheikhJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/35U0yxH
Foundations 2The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-and How It DiedPhilip JenkinsJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/35V8QFx
Foundations 2The Norton Anthology of Western Literature, Volume 2Heather James, Sarah LawallJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/3jDKzuk
Foundations 2The Story of Christianity, Vol. 1: The Early Church to the Dawn of the ReformationJusto L. GonzalezJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/2RjMfyi
Foundations 2The Story of Christianity, Vol. 2: The Reformation to the Present DayJusto L. GonzalezJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/35hXWca
Foundations 2A People's History of the WorldChris HarmanJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/3bOIloy
Foundations 2A History of Western PhilosophyC.Stephen EvansJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/35f60Mx
Foundations 2A Short Introduction to World ReligionsChristopher PartridgeJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/2YeYyQ7
Foundations 2The Norton Anthology of Western Literature, Volume 1From W.W. Norton & CoJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/2TzIsNg
Foundations 2Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?By John FeaJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/2VN4GNZ
Foundations 2The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th EditionJames W. SireJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/2Wc1v16
Foundations 2Unsettling TruthsBy Mark Charles and Soon-Chan RahJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/2VNH8sd
Foundations 2The Color of CompromiseBy Jemar TisbyJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/35feXW5
Foundations 2Brown Church: Five Centuries of Lantina/o Social Justice, Theology, and IdentityRobert Chao RomeroJared Del Dossohttps://amzn.to/31zr2ps
Foundations 4The God Who is ThereFrancis A. ShaefferMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2sz3CRu
Foundations 4The Uneasy Conscience of Modern FundamentalismCarl F. H. HenryMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/33IrRJK
Foundations 4When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor... and YourselfSteve Corbett, Brian FikkertMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/37TrorL
Foundations 4A Short History of PhilosophyBy Robert C. Solomon, Kathleen M. HigginsMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2W2FJwQ
Foundations 4A Short History of the worldBy John M. RobertsMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2xZpZ5V
Foundations 4Atlas of World HistoryPatrick O'BrienMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/35JE0kN
Foundations 4The Dynamics Of Christian Mission: History Through A Missiological PerspectiveBy Paul PiersonMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2xZqKvN
Foundations 4The Norton Anthology of Western Literature, Volume 2From W.W. Norton & CoMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/3jDKzuk
Foundations 4The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th EditionBy James W. SireMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2Wc1v16
Foundations 4The Story of Christianity, Volume 2By Justo GonzalezMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2VJuNVT
Foundations 4The Fool and the HereticTodd Charles Wood, Darrel R. FalkMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/38yn6XD
Foundations 4Soul, Self, and Society: A Postmodern Anthropology for Mission in a Postcolonial WorldMichael A. RynkiewichMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2Reoo3k
Foundations 4Life's Ultimate Questions: An Introduction to PhilosophyBy Ronald H. NashMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2KHTBHt
Foundations 4A Short Introduction to World ReligionsChristopher PartridgeMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/2YeYyQ7
GalatiansStephanie Lamour
General LettersNIV Application Commentary: HebrewsGeorge H. GuthrieStephanie Lamourhttps://amzn.to/2OTizXd
General LettersLetters to the Church: A Survey of Hebrews and the General EpistlesKaren H. JobesStephanie Lamourhttps://amzn.to/2Lt5l1v
General Letters(OPTIONAL) Conflict, Community, and Honor: 1 Peter in Social-Scienctific PerspectiveJohn H. ElliottStephanie Lamourhttps://amzn.to/2QsH9Ob
General Letters(OPTIONAL) Brother of Jesus, Friend of God: Studies in the Letter of JamesLuke Timothy JohnsonStephanie Lamourhttps://amzn.to/2Rvg9jc
General Letters(OPTIONAL) The Letter to the Hebrews in Social-Scientific PerspectiveDavid A. deSilvaStephanie Lamourhttps://amzn.to/2rmaRMi
Historical Theology IIHistorical Theology: An Introduction to the History of Christian ThoughtAlister McGrathAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/2P5pdZl
Historical Theology IIThe Story of Christian Theology: Twenty Centuries of Tradition ReformRoger OlsonAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/2sDVcII
Historical Theology IIInhabiting the Cruciform God: Kenosis, Justification, and Theosis in Paul's Narrative SoteriologyMichael J. GormanAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/2T6BEYa
Introduction to Discipleship CounselingWhen People Are Big and God is Small: Overcoming Peer Pressure, Codependency, and the Fear of ManEdward T. Welchhttps://amzn.to/2KJBJwn
Introduction to Discipleship CounselingCounsel from the Cross: Connecting Broken People to the Love of ChristElyse M. Fitzpatrickhttps://amzn.to/2tEVaRh
Introduction to Discipleship CounselingLoving Messy PeopleScott Mehlhttps://amzn.to/31wBMTf
Missional LeadershipThe Mission of God's People: A Biblical Theology of the Church's MissionChristopher J.H. WrightJustin Petersonhttps://amzn.to/2YrqXjZ
Missional LeadershipUncommon Leadership: Servant Leadership in a Power-Based WorldRobert D. KuestJustin Petersonhttps://amzn.to/2RpakUL
New Testament SurveyThe King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New TestamentsThomas R. Schreinerhttps://amzn.to/2qznR0P
New Testament SurveyThe New Testament in Its WorldN. T. Wrighthttps://amzn.to/3slyaRn
Old Testament BackgroundsCrossway ESV Bible AtlasJohn D. Currid and David P. BarrettChris Woznickihttps://amzn.to/337GLsZ
Old Testament BackgroundsArchaeology and the Old TestamentAlfred J. HoerthChris Woznickihttps://amzn.to/2D5OrBp
Old Testament Backgrounds(OPTIONAL) Ancient Israelite Literature in its Cultural ContextJohn H. WaltonChris Woznickihttps://amzn.to/2s6yade
Old Testament Backgrounds(OPTIONAL) Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament: Introducing the Conceptual World of the Hebrew BibleJohn H. WaltonChris Woznickihttps://amzn.to/34aVaGb
Old Testament Backgrounds(OPTIONAL) A History of IsraelJohn BrightChris Woznickihttps://amzn.to/2OrZfyQ
Old Testament Backgrounds(OPTIONAL) Readings from the Ancient Near East: Primary Sources for Old Testament StudyBill T. Arnold and Bryan E. BeyerChris Woznickihttps://amzn.to/2Ou19iE
Old Testament Module: All SectionsHebrew Bible: A Translation with CommentaryRobert Alterhttps://amzn.to/31W9CTk
Old Testament Module: Biblical Theology of the OTOld Testament Theology for Christians: From Ancient Context to Enduring BeliefJohn H. WaltonErnesto Dukehttps://amzn.to/2P4NIXM
Old Testament Module: Latter Prophets IIThe Message of Ezekiel: A New Heart and a New SpiritChristopher J.H. WrightMatthew Halsteadhttps://amzn.to/344BbL0
Old Testament Module: WritingsProverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of SongsEllen F. Davishttps://amzn.to/2qCYKdF
Old Testament Module: WritingsJob (The NIV Application Commentary)John H. Waltonhttps://amzn.to/2E4fM7m
Old Testament Module: WritingsProphetic Lament: A Call for Justice in Troubled TimesSoong-Chan Rahhttps://amzn.to/34G8mW6
Old Testament Survey IThe King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New TestamentsThomas R. SchreinerGeoff Leathermanhttps://amzn.to/2qznR0P
Old Testament Survey IIThe King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New TestamentsThomas R. Schreinerhttps://amzn.to/2qznR0P
Paul's Pastoral Epistles1 and 2 Timothy, Titus (New International Biblical Commentary)Gordon D. FeeJustin Petersonhttps://amzn.to/2DTzt1y
Paul's Pastoral EpistlesESV BibleJustin Petersonhttps://amzn.to/38eAv6C
Paul's Prison Epistles(OPTIONAL) The Bondage BreakerNeil T. AndersonDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2wGX9GO
Paul's Prison EpistlesThe Heavenly Man: The Remarkable True Story of Chinese Brother YunBrother Yun and Paul HattawayDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2RquvS2
Paul's Prison Epistles(Choose 1 of 2) Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon (Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary)Clinton E. ArnoldDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/38spGxf
Paul's Prison Epistles(Choose 1 of 2) Romans to Philemon (Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary)Clinton E. ArnoldDoug Mainhttps://amzn.to/2SqeBaE
Reading Romans with Eastern EyesReading Romans with Eastern Eyes: Honor and Shame in Paul's Message and MissionJackson WuJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/362No0W
Reading Romans with Eastern EyesConformed to the Image of His Son: Reconsidering Paul's Theology of Glory in RomansHaley Goranson JacobJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/377QuCw
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) Asian Christian Theology: Evangelical PerspectivesTimoteo D. GenerJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/360gLkz
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) Reading Romans Backwards: A Gospel of Peace in the Midst of EmpireScot McKnightJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/2QYBZeu
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) Globalizing Theology: Belief and Practice in an Era of World ChristianityCraig Ott, Harold A. NetlandJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/2sy5lHh
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes: Removing Cultural Blinders to Better Understand the BibleE. Randolph RichardsJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/2sw6krk
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) Theology in the Context of World Christianity: How the Global Church is Influencing the Way We Think about and Discuss TheologyTimothy C. TennentJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/3755ErS
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) Saving God's Face: A Chinese Contextualization of Salvation through Honor and ShameJackson WuJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/2tgRyW1
Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes(OPTIONAL) One Gospel for All Nations: A Practical Approach to Biblical ContextualizationJackson WuJackson Wuhttps://amzn.to/2uUwzsh
RevelationThe Theology of the Book of RevelationRichard BauckhamAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/2OKy8ke
RevelationReading Revelation ResponsiblyMichael J. GormanAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/2Y9Gsgl
RevelationApocalypse and Allegiance: Worship, Politics, and Devotion in the Book of RevelationJ. Nelson KraybillAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/2DKv7tz
RevelationComfort and Protest: The Apocalypse of John from a South African PerspectiveAllan A. BoesakAndrew Rillerahttps://amzn.to/34Kwdl0
Senior ProjectEveryday TheologyKevin J. VanhoozerChris Kottrehttps://amzn.to/366aJiU
Theology of Work: Why Work MattersGod at Work: Your Christian Vocation in All of LifeGene Edward Veith Jr. Joshua Walkerhttps://amzn.to/2rXgIYw
Theology of Work: Why Work MattersEvery Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God's WorkTimothy KellerJoshua Walkerhttps://amzn.to/2Ro8nYD
Theology of Work: Why Work MattersVisions of Vocation: Common Grace for the Common GoodSteven GarberJoshua Walkerhttps://amzn.to/2Ph5PsH
Theory and Method of Theology(OPTIONAL) To Know and Love God: Method for TheologyDavid ClarkBrian Colmeryhttps://amzn.to/2TtZcpt
Theory and Method of Theology(OPTIONAL) The Fabric of Theology: A Prolegomenon to Evangelical TheologyRichard LintsBrian Colmeryhttps://amzn.to/37PT2Iq
Theory and Method of Theology(OPTIONAL) The Doctrine of the Knowledge of GodJohn FrameBrian Colmeryhttps://amzn.to/2Hw4bUd
Theory and Method of TheologyA Practical Primer on Theological MethodGlenn R. Kreider & Michael J. SvigelBrian Colmeryhttps://amzn.to/3qiRA7s
Youth CounselingDangerous Calling: Confronting the Unique Challenges of Pastoral MinistryPaul David TrippDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/39u9rk7
Youth CounselingCounseling the Hard Cases: True Stories Illustrating the Sufficiency of God's Resources in ScriptureStuart Scott, Heath LambertDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/366F4hH
Youth CounselingLiving the Cross Centered Life: Keeping the Gospel The Main ThingC.J. MahaneyDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/2Wa95KV
Youth Counseling(OPTIONAL) Shepherding a Child's HeartTedd TrippDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/39pWBmV
Youth Counseling(OPTIONAL) Don't Make Me Count to ThreeGinger HubbardDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/39sXThe
Youth Counseling(OPTIONAL) Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting TeensPaul David TrippDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/2F4oAe4
Youth Counseling(OPTIONAL) Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of JesusElyse M. Fitzpatrick, Jessica ThompsonDan Van Heerdenhttps://amzn.to/2MJmswF