Bookshelf


In an effort to create more shared resources between our groups, we’ve come up with a WSGN Bookshelf. Below is a list of books that have been used and deemed “worthy” of recommending by your fellow small groups. If there are other books, videos or studies that should be on here that your group has really loved, please let us know.

Please keep in mind that this list does NOT include the greatest and most important book of all time – The Living Word of God – The Bible. Reverence for its “alone at the top” status resulted in it not even being included in the list below because it’s the obvious forerunner.

PLEASE LET US KNOW OF ANY OTHER BOOKS YOUR GROUP HAS REALLY ENJOYED!  Email info@wsgnhouston.org with suggestions.

So, here you go…

Recommended Titles Author Last Author First
Alpha -original video series Gumbel Nickey
Be a Man – the Man God Wanted You to Be Richards Larry
Case for Christ Study Series w Video – Lee Strobel (SOBs, 13 w/o video) Strobel Lee
Covenant Friendship Jackson Jim
Disciple – Becoming Disciples though Bible Study Cokesbury Abingdon Press
Discipleship Essentials Ogden Greg
Everyone’s Guide to Hebrews Lightfoot Neil
Experiencing God:  Knowing and Doing the Will of God Blackaby Henry
Facing your Giants Lucado Max
Fearless Lucado Max
Galatians for You Keller Tim
God is My CEO Julian Larry
God is my Coach Julian Larry
Halftime – Bob Buford Buford Bob
Hebrews Fudge Edward
Hero: Being the Strong Father Your Children Need Meeker Meg
I Don’t Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist Giesler Norman
If You Can Keep It Metaxas Eric
If you Want to Walk on Water, You’ve got to Get Out of the Boat w/ Study Guide Ortberg John
Knowing Scripture Sproul R.C.
Leadership Essentials Ogden Greg
Masculine Mandate Phillips Richard
Masculine Mandate Phillips Richard
Meaning of Marriage (The) Keller Tim
Men in the Bible Charles Don
Mere Christianity w Study Guide Lewis C.S.
Purpose in Prayer Bounds E.M.
Receiving & Giving Peterson Dave
Rediscovering Jesus Kelly Matthew
Renovation of the Heart Willard Dallas
Respectable Sins Bridges Jerry
Scripture and the Authority of God Wright N.T.
Searching for God Knows What Miller Donald
Seven Men Metaxas Eric
The Cost of Discipleship Bonhoeffer Dietrich
The Divine Conspiracy Willard Dallas
The Essential Commandment Ogden Greg
The Indwelling Spirit Murray Andrew
The Measure of a Man Getz Gene
The Mingling of Souls Chandler Matt
The Poor Will Be Glad Greer Peter
unChristian Kinnaman David
Wild at Heart (with Study Guide and DVDs) Eldredge John
DEVOTIONAL EMAILS, PODCASTS & BLOGS
Dad Talk – Faithful Fathering (Thursdays) Wertz Rick http://faithfulfathering.org/dad-talk
Daily Hope (daily) Warren Rick http://pastorrick.com/devotional/sign-up
Denison Forum (daily) Denison Jim https://www.denisonforum.org/subscribe/
First 15 (daily; text and worship music video) Denison Craig https://www.first15.org/subscribe/
Focus on the Family (daily; text or audio) Dobson James https://focusonthefamily.webconnex.com/co-on-the-go-devotions#_ga=2.154014712.1396781133.1524243108-865010788.1522322903
Jim’s Daily Awakenings (daily) Jackson Jim http://www.jimsdailyawakenings.com/
Links Daily Devotional (daily) Hopper Jeff http://www.linksplayers.com/devotional/
Marriage to the Max Hurst Kellie & Brett http://www.homeencouragement.org/marriage-to-the-max/
Moments Together (for marriage devos) Rainey Dennis https://www.crosswalk.com/devotionals/momentstogether/
Parenting by Design (daily) Varied Varied https://www.crosswalk.com/devotionals/parenting-by-design/
Ransomed Heart (daily) Eldrege John https://www.ransomedheart.com/daily-reading/recent
Sportsmen Daily Devotional (daily;  hunting and fishing themed) Varied Varied http://www.sportsmensdevotional.com/signup.html
Upwords (daily; text or audio) Lucado Max https://maxlucado.com/
5 Love Languages – Daily Blog (text) Chapman Gary http://www.5lovelanguages.com/blog/
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