Booklist

This is a list of books that are required for the courses offered for Fall 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) James: Zondervan 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
Foundations 1A History of Western PhilosophyC.Stephen Evanshttps://amzn.to/35f60Mx
Foundations 1A Little Manual for KnowingEster Meekhttps://amzn.to/2YeCULV
Foundations 1A People's History of the WorldChris Harmanhttps://amzn.to/3bOIloy
Foundations 1A Short Introduction to World ReligionsChristopher Partridgehttps://amzn.to/2YeYyQ7
Foundations 1Anthropological Insights for MissionariesPaul Hieberthttps://amzn.to/3bQ5NCa
Foundations 1Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative CallingAndy Crouchhttps://amzn.to/3aJOtNx
Foundations 1Engaging God's World: A Christian Vision of Faith, Learning, and LivingCornelius Plantingahttps://amzn.to/3aJOtNx
Foundations 1From Jerusalem to Irian JayaRuth Tuckerhttps://amzn.to/3bQ5NCa
Foundations 1Many ColorsSoong Chan Rahhttps://amzn.to/3f0WnWf
Foundations 1Recovering the Scandal of the CrossJoel B. Green, Mark D. Bakerhttps://amzn.to/2yNIc6l
Foundations 1Spirit of the Rainforest: A Yanomamo Shaman's StoryMark Andrew Ritchiehttps://amzn.to/2W6BGQ1
Foundations 1The Drama of Scripture: Finding Our Place in the Biblical Story, 1st EditionCraig G. Bartholomew, Michael W. Goheenhttps://amzn.to/3aOiOe1
Foundations 1The Norton Anthology of Western Literature, Volume 1, 8th EditionW.W. Norton & Cohttps://amzn.to/3rD4tei
Foundations 1The Rise of Christianity: How the Obscure, Marginal Jesus Movement Became the Dominant Religious Force in the Western World in a Few CenturiesRodney Starkhttps://amzn.to/3eTVQW2
Foundations 1The Story of Christianity, Volume 1Justo L. Gonzalezhttps://amzn.to/2xl770M
Foundations 1The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th EditionJames W. Sirehttps://amzn.to/2Wc1v16
Foundations 3A History of Western PhilosophyC.Stephen Evanshttps://amzn.to/35f60Mx
Foundations 3The Story of Christianity, Volume 2Justo Gonzalezhttps://amzn.to/2VJuNVT
Foundations 3A People's History of the WorldChris Harmanhttps://amzn.to/3bOIloy
Foundations 3The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th EditionJames W. Sirehttps://amzn.to/2Wc1v16
Foundations 3Soul, Self, and SocietyMichael A. Rynkiewichhttps://amzn.to/3cPctAu
Foundations 3From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya: A Biographical History of Christian MissionsRuth A. Tuckerhttps://amzn.to/3bQ5NCa
Foundations 3The Norton Anthology of Western Literature, Volume 2, 8th EditionW.W. Norton & Cohttps://amzn.to/3jDKzuk
Foundations 3The Color of CompromiseJemar Tisbyhttps://amzn.to/35feXW5
Foundations 3Brown Church: Five Centuries of Lantina/o Social Justice, Theology, and IdentityRobert Chao Romerohttps://amzn.to/31zr2ps
Foundations 3The Fool and the HereticJames W. Sirehttps://amzn.to/3f1AdFx
Foundations 3Unsettling TruthsMark Charles and Soon-Chan Rahhttps://amzn.to/2VNH8sd
Foundations 5Christian Worship WorldwideCharles Farhadianhttps://amzn.to/3ftDaxD
Foundations 5Anthropological Insights for MissionariesPaul G. Hieberthttps://amzn.to/2YeYyQ7
Foundations 5From Jerusalem to Irian JayaRuth Tuckerhttps://amzn.to/3bQ5NCa
Foundations 5The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity (Future of Christianity Trilogy)Philip Jenkinshttps://amzn.to/2Se5JHr
Foundations 5The Story of Christianity, Volume 2Justo Gonzalezhttps://amzn.to/2VJuNVT
Foundations 5The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-and How It DiedPhilip Jenkinshttps://amzn.to/35V8QFx
Foundations 5The Dynamics Of Christian Mission: History Through A Missiological PerspectivePaul Piersonhttps://amzn.to/3wmcJR5
Foundations 5A Short History of PhilosophyRobert C. Solomon, Kathleen M. Higginshttps://amzn.to/2W2FJwQ
Foundations 5Life's Ultimate Questions: An Introduction to PhilosophyRonald H. Nashhttps://amzn.to/2KHTBHt
Foundations 5The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th EditionJames W. Sirehttps://amzn.to/2Wc1v16
Foundations 5Soul, Self, and SocietyMichael A. Rynkiewichhttps://amzn.to/3cPctAu
Foundations 5Having Nothing, Possessing EverythingMichael Matherhttps://amzn.to/2SaMsGH
Foundations 5Everyday Justice: The Global Impact of Our Daily ChoicesJulie Clawsonhttps://amzn.to/3bEqSkD
Foundations 5Culture MakingAndy Crouchhttps://amzn.to/3aJOtNx
Gospel & CultureThe Drama of ScriptureCraig Bartholomew, Michael Goheenhttps://amzn.to/3bPZ6zK
Gospel & CultureCulture MakingAndy Crouchhttps://amzn.to/3aLp328
Gospel & CultureEngaging God's WorldCornelius Plantinga Jr.https://amzn.to/35dXCwR
Gospel & CultureThe 3D GospelJayson Georgeshttps://amzn.to/35dee7O
Historical Theology IHistorical Theology: An Introduction to the History of Christian ThoughtAlister McGrathhttps://amzn.to/2P5pdZl
Historical Theology IThe Story of Christian Theology: Twenty Centuries of Tradition ReformRoger Olsonhttps://amzn.to/2sDVcII
Historical Theology IThe Apostolic Fathers in EnglishMichael W. Holmeshttps://amzn.to/33G0tMD
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
JohannineJohn (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries)Colin G. Krusehttps://amzn.to/39ADk2u
JohannineThe Letters of John (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries)John Stotthttps://amzn.to/2sxUsFj
Luke/ActsThe Acts of the Apostles: A Socio-Rhetorical CommentaryBen Witheringtonhttps://amzn.to/2OX9soN
Luke/ActsThe Gospel of LukeJoel B. Greenhttps://amzn.to/2PlvyAh
Matthew/MarkFour Portraits, One Jesus: A Survey of Jesus and the GospelsMark L. Strausshttps://amzn.to/3bBRGCo
Missional ChurchTotal Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and CommunityTim Chesterhttps://amzn.to/3ouDzE5
Paul's Missionary Epistles II1 Corinthians (Tyndale NT Commentaries)Leon L. Morrishttps://amzn.to/2LfNXx3
Paul's Missionary Epistles II2 Corinthians (Tyndale NT Commentaries) Colin G. Krusehttps://amzn.to/2RcE1YU
Paul's Missionary Epistles II1&2 Thessalonians (Tyndale NT Commentaries)Leon L. Morrishttps://amzn.to/2P4S0xb
New Testament BackgroundsChristianity in the Greco-Roman World: A Narrative IntroductionMoyer V. Hubbardhttps://amzn.to/2Pg3z4Y
New Testament BackgroundsIntroducing the Apocrypha: Message, Context, and SignificanceDavid A. deSilvahttps://amzn.to/38a62qb
New Testament BackgroundsJudaism Before Jesus: The Events and Ideas That Shaped the New Testament WorldAnthony J. Tomasinohttps://amzn.to/34V1bak
New Testament BackgroundsNRSV Apocrypha Text EditionBaker Publishing Grouphttps://amzn.to/2s0QdRQ
New Testament BackgroundsThe Lost Letters of Pergamum: A Story from the New Testament WorldBruce W. Longeneckerhttps://amzn.to/2PfGzms
Old Testament Module: All SectionsThe Hebrew BibleRobert Alterhttps://amzn.to/30Cgsgu
Old Testament Module: Former ProphetsThe Lost World of the Israelite Conquest: Covenant, Retribution, and the Fate of the CanaanitesJohn H. Waltonhttps://amzn.to/33Wv7S2
Old Testament Module: Latter ProphetsIsaiah (Tyndale Old Testament Commentary Series)J. Alec Motyerhttps://amzn.to/2KWkFTn
Old Testament Module: PentateuchThe Lost World of the Torah: Law as Covenant and Wisdom in Ancient ContextJohn H. Waltonhttps://amzn.to/2LsB2rz
Old Testament Survey IThe King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New TestamentsThomas R. SchreinerGeoff Leathermanhttps://amzn.to/2qznR0P
Theology of Christian MissionThe Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible's Grand NarrativeChristopher J. H. Wrighthttps://amzn.to/2SC3FXP
Theology of Christian MissionA Light to the Nations: The Missional Church and the Biblical StoryMichael W. Goheenhttps://amzn.to/2Q88aaO
Theology of Christian MissionMission in the Old Testament: Israel as a Light to the NationsWalter C. Kaiser Jr. https://amzn.to/2MFQoJO
Worldview & ApologeticsTotal Truth: Liberating Christianity from Its Cultural CaptivityNancy Pearceyhttps://amzn.to/2QpOXAx
Worldview & ApologeticsThe Reason for God: Belief in an Age of SkepticismTimothy Kellerhttps://amzn.to/357MEaq
Worldview & ApologeticsLiving at the Crossroads: An Introduction to Christian WorldviewMichael W. Goheen and Craig G. Bartholomewhttps://amzn.to/2MDPJbV
Worldview & Apologetics(OPTIONAL) Urban ApologeticsEric Masonhttps://amzn.to/3ye4bg5