Undergraduate Bibliography for Online Connect

Biblical Studies

Alter, Robert. The Art of Biblical Narrative. New York: Basic Books, 2011.

Bauckham, Richard.Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony. Grand

Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006.

Eng, Milton, and Lee M. Fields, eds. Devotions on the Hebrew Bible: 54 Reflections to Inspire

and Instruct. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2015.

Kaiser, Walter. Toward an Exegetical Theology: Biblical Exegesis for Preaching and

Teaching. Baker, 1981.

Köstenberger, Andreas J., L. Scott Kellum and Charles L. Quarles.The Cradle, The Cross, and

the Crown: An Introduction to the New Testament.Nashville: B&H, 2009.

Wenham, Gordon J. Story as Torah: Reading Old Testament Narrative Ethically. Grand Rapids,

MI: Baker Academic, 2000.

Wright, N. T.The New Testament and the People of God.Minneapolis: Fortress, 1992.

Young, Brad H. Meet the Rabbis: Rabbinic Though and the Teachings of Jesus. Grand Rapids,

MI: Baker Academic, 2007.

Theologyand Apologetics

Ankerberg, John and John Weldon. When Does Life Begin? Brentwood, TN:

Wolgemuth & Hyatt, 1989.

Beale, G. K.A New Testament Biblical Theology: The Unfolding of the Old Testament in the

New. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2011.

Chesterton, G.K. Orthodoxy. New York: Doubleday, 2001.

Clark, David K.To Know and Love God. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2003.

Colson, Charles, and Nancy Pearcey. How Now Shall We Live?Carol Stream, IL: Tyndale

House, 1999.

David, John Jefferson. Evangelical Ethics, 3rd ed. Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian andReformed

Publishing, 2004.

Hearson, N. Blake, and Russell L. Meek, eds. Coffee Shop Conversations: Evangelical

Perspectives on Current Issues. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2013.

Lewis, C.S. The Problem of Pain. New York: Macmillan, 1962.

Marshall, I. Howard.New Testament Theology: Many Witnesses, One Gospel. Downers Grove:

IVP, 2004.

Soerens, Matthew and Jenny Hwang. Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in

the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL:IVP Books, 2009.

Van Til, Cornelius. Christian Apologetics, 2nd Edition. Edited by William Edgar. Phillipsburg,

NJ: P&R Publishing, 2003.

Yarnell, Malcolm B III.God the Trinity: Biblical Portraits. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2016.


Noble, David. Church Conflict by the Book. Kansas City, MO: BHC Publishing, 2013.

Malphurs, Aubrey, and Will Mancini. Building Leaders: Blueprints for Developing Leadership

at Every Level of Your Church. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2004.

Maxwell, John C. Developing the Leaders Around You: How to Help Others Reach Their Full

Potential. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, 1995.

Mohler, Albert. The Conviction to Lead: 25 Principles for Leadership that Matters. Minneapolis,

MN: Bethany House, 2012.

Osborne, Larry. Sticky Teams: Keeping Your Leadership Team and Staff on the Same Page.

Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2010.

Piper, John, ed. Finish the Mission: Bringing the Gospel to the Unreached and Unengaged.

Crossway, 2012.

Rainer, Thom S., and Sam S. Rainer III. Essential Church? Reclaiming a Generation of

Dropouts. Nashville, TN: B&H Publishing, 2008.

Rainer, Thom S., and Eric Geiger. Simple Church: Returning to God’s Process for Making

Disciples. Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman, 2006.

Rainer, Thom S. The Unchurched Next Door: Understanding Faith Stages as Keys to Sharing

Your Faith. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2003.

Math, Science, and Humanities

Aristotle, Poetics, trans. Malcolm Heath. New York: Penguin Classics, 1996.

Behe, Michael J. Darwin’s Black Box: The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution. New York: Free

Press, 2006.

Branch, J. Alan. Born This Way? Homosexuality, Science, and the Scriptures. Wooster, OH:

Weaver Book Company, 2016.

Blatner, David. The Joy of Pi. New York: Walker Books, 1999.

Dembski, William A. Intelligent Design: The Bridge Between Science and Theology. Downer’s

Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 1999.

Gwartney, James D., Richard L. Stroup, Dwight R. Less, and Tawni H. Ferrarini. Common Sense

Economics, rev. ed. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2010.

Hall, David R. The Seven Pillories of Wisdom. Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 1990.

Lee, Harper. To Kill a Mockingbird. New York: Warner Books, 1960.

Levit, Steven D., and Stephen J. Dubner. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the

Hidden Side of Everything. New York: Harper Collins, 2009.

Lewis, C.S. The Great Divorce. New York: Macmillan, 1946.

Noll, Mark A. The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind. Grand Rapids, MI: William B Eerdmans,


Seife, Charles. Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea. New York: Penguin Books, 2000.

Wiker, Benjamin. 10 Books That Screwed Up the World: And 5 Others that Didn’t Help.

Washington, DC: Regnery, 2008.