Books for Saint Paul's

A Listmania! list by Shawn Smith "shawn-thoughts" (shawn-thoughts)
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The list author says: "The following are "must reads" that I want to share with my family at Saint Paul's Lutheran Church."
The Sacred Romance: Drawing Closer to the Heart of God
1.  The Sacred Romance: Drawing Closer to the Heart of God by Brent Curtis
The list author says:
  "This one's my favorite out of the Eldridge collection.  This book helps us to see the amazing story that our faith makes us a part of."
$13.68   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (222 customer reviews)

Jesus Mean and Wild: The Unexpected Love of an Untamable God
2.  Jesus Mean and Wild: The Unexpected Love of an Untamable God by Mark Galli
The list author says:
  "This one will lead you to see a different side of Jesus that will make you uncomfortable in a good way."
$15.00   Used & New from: $1.73
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

Chaos and Grace: Discovering the Liberating Work of the Holy Spirit
3.  Chaos and Grace: Discovering the Liberating Work of the Holy Spirit by Mark Galli
The list author says:
  "Haven't read this one yet, but if his other books are any indication this one is going to be off the charts."
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Great and Terrible Love, A: A Spiritual Journey into the Attributes of God
4.  Great and Terrible Love, A: A Spiritual Journey into the Attributes of God by Mark Galli
The list author says:
  "This book gives us a larger view of God's love."
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The Smell of Sin: and the Fresh Air of Grace
5.  The Smell of Sin: and the Fresh Air of Grace by Don Everts
The list author says:
  "Through provocative language and easy to understand illustration Everts helps us to see both the seriousness of sin and just how amazing grace is."
$8.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

The Ragamuffin Gospel
6.  The Ragamuffin Gospel by Brennan Manning
The list author says:
  "GRACE GRACE GRACE!  Amazing book!!!"
$17.47   Used & New from: $15.32
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (616 customer reviews)

A Grief Observed
7.  A Grief Observed by C. S. Lewis
The list author says:
  "This one helped me to heal after losing a friend to gun violence."
$10.14   Used & New from: $3.25
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (534 customer reviews)

Dangerous Wonder (with Discussion Guide)
8.  Dangerous Wonder (with Discussion Guide) by Mike Yaconelli
The list author says:
  "Great book from an amazing man."
$10.77   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews)

Messy Spirituality
9.  Messy Spirituality by Mike Yaconelli
The list author says:
  "A spirituality for the rest of us..."
$10.75   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews)

What's So Amazing About Grace?
10.  What's So Amazing About Grace? by Philip Yancey
The list author says:
  "This book was my first encounter with just how amazing grace can be.  I highly recommend this!"
$9.52   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (533 customer reviews)

The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
11.  The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism by Timothy Keller
The list author says:
  "Dealing with doubt?  Pick up this one."
$10.41   Used & New from: $5.83
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,009 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith
12.  The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith by Timothy Keller
The list author says:
  "An interesting look at a famous parable!"
$16.57   Used & New from: $0.78
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (788 customer reviews)

No Greater Love
13.  No Greater Love by Mother t
The list author says:
  "This one will inspire you!"
$11.19   Used & New from: $2.06
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (109 customer reviews)

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth
14.  How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth by Gordon D. Fee
The list author says:
  "This book helps to make sense out of the many different genres that are found in the Bible."
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Bruchko: The Astonishing True Story of a 19-Year-Old American, His Capture by the Motilone Indians and His Adventures in Christianizing the Stone Age Tribe
15.  Bruchko: The Astonishing True Story of a 19-Year-Old American, His Capture by the Motilone Indians and His Adventures in Christianizing the Stone Age Tribe by Bruce Olson
The list author says:
  "An amazing missionary story."
$12.37   Used & New from: $4.69
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (235 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Pilgrim's Progress in Today's English
16.  Pilgrim's Progress in Today's English by John Bunyan
The list author says:
  "A classic!"
$9.38   Used & New from: $2.49
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (147 customer reviews)

Searching for God Knows What
17.  Searching for God Knows What by Donald Miller
The list author says:
  "Miller is such a good writer.  You will not be able to put this one down."
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Through Painted Deserts: Light, God, and Beauty on the Open Road
18.  Through Painted Deserts: Light, God, and Beauty on the Open Road by Donald Miller
The list author says:
  "Take this one on vacation with you."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (99 customer reviews)

Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality
19.  Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality by Donald Miller
The list author says:
  "Miller's breakthrough hit."
$19.98   Used & New from: $1.00
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (818 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Pursuit of God
20.  The Pursuit of God by A. W. Tozer
The list author says:
  "Classic!"
$18.93   Used & New from: $11.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (489 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Dogmatics in Outline
21.  Dogmatics in Outline by Karl Barth
The list author says:
  "A informative and easy read from arguably the most influential theologian over the 20th century."
$13.46   Used & New from: $3.45
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

The Cost of Discipleship
22.  The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
The list author says:
  "This book will challenge you to your core."
$11.98   Used & New from: $3.19
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (433 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

On Being a Theologian of the Cross: Reflections on Luther's Heidelberg Disputation, 1518 (Theology)
23.  On Being a Theologian of the Cross: Reflections on Luther's Heidelberg Disputation, 1518 (Theology) by Martin Luther
The list author says:
  "It's a challenging read, but if you work your way through it you'll be changed forever."
$18.55   Used & New from: $8.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)

I Believe in the Holy Spirit
24.  I Believe in the Holy Spirit by Michael Green
The list author says:
  "A great book on the Holy Spirit."
$14.64   Used & New from: $5.29
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Baptism: Its Purpose, Practice, and Power
25.  Baptism: Its Purpose, Practice, and Power by Michael Green
The list author says:
  "Probably the clearest book I've read on this most divisive topic."
$18.00   Used & New from: $13.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Christless Christianity: The Alternative Gospel of the American Church
26.  Christless Christianity: The Alternative Gospel of the American Church by Michael Horton
The list author says:
  "Part 1 in Horton's trilogy on contemporary Christianity."
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The Gospel-Driven Life: Being Good News People in a Bad News World
27.  The Gospel-Driven Life: Being Good News People in a Bad News World by Michael Horton
The list author says:
  "Part 2 in Horton's trilogy on contemporary Christianity."
$17.97   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

Gospel Commission, The: Recovering God's Strategy for Making Disciples
28.  Gospel Commission, The: Recovering God's Strategy for Making Disciples by Michael Horton
The list author says:
  "Part 3 of Horton's trilogy on contemporary Christianity."
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The Christian Faith: A Systematic Theology for Pilgrims on the Way
29.  The Christian Faith: A Systematic Theology for Pilgrims on the Way by Michael Horton
The list author says:
  "Michael Horton's 1,000 page magnum opus of theology.  If you want to know what you believe and why you believe, take a summer and give this a read."
$28.58   Used & New from: $20.65
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Martin Luther's Basic Theological Writings (w/ CD-ROM)
30.  Martin Luther's Basic Theological Writings (w/ CD-ROM) by Martin Luther
The list author says:
  "A great introduction to the writings of this heavy weight."
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Galatians (Crossway Classic Commentaries)
31.  Galatians (Crossway Classic Commentaries) by J. I. Packer
The list author says:
  "This book has been inspiring Christians for hundreds of years."
$14.81   Used & New from: $1.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Luther for Armchair Theologians
32.  Luther for Armchair Theologians by Steven D. Paulson
The list author says:
  "An easy to read introduction to what Martin Luther believed.  The illustrations are quite humorous as well."
$13.55   Used & New from: $1.00
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

The Bondage of the Will
33.  The Bondage of the Will by Martin Luther
The list author says:
  "This one is definitely one of Luther's toughest works, but it is probably his most rewarding to get through."
$6.95   Used & New from: $3.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (114 customer reviews)

Concise Theology: A Guide to Historic Christian Beliefs
34.  Concise Theology: A Guide to Historic Christian Beliefs by J. I. Packer
The list author says:
  "A great reference for theology.  I highly recommend."
$13.17   Used & New from: $3.18
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Grace in Practice: A Theology of Everyday Life
35.  Grace in Practice: A Theology of Everyday Life by Paul F. M. Zahl
The list author says:
  "One of my favorite books of all time written by my old professor and friend Paul Zahl."
$14.64   Used & New from: $8.30
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Who Will Deliver Us?: The Present Power of the Death of Christ
36.  Who Will Deliver Us?: The Present Power of the Death of Christ by Paul F. M. Zahl
The list author says:
  "In this book Zahl examines just what it is that Christ delivers us from."
$11.70   Used & New from: $4.95
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

2000 Years of Amazing Grace: The Story and Meaning of the Christian Faith
37.  2000 Years of Amazing Grace: The Story and Meaning of the Christian Faith by Paul F. M. Zahl
The list author says:
  "A concise primer on 2000 years of Christian history."
$24.33   Used & New from: $12.42
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Hurt 2.0: Inside the World of Today's Teenagers (Youth, Family, and Culture)
38.  Hurt 2.0: Inside the World of Today's Teenagers (Youth, Family, and Culture) by Chap Clark
The list author says:
  "IF YOU HAVE A TEENAGER, GIVE THIS BOOK A READ!!!"
$11.48   Used & New from: $7.19
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)