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What are your favorite books with regard to Christianity (aside from the Bible)? I have enjoyed some CS Lewis writings a lot. Now I am curious to see what people enjoy, particularly with regards to stuff touching on theology and philosophy, biblical interpretation and the like.



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There are three books that I have found the most encouraging.They are by Dr.Ron Mehl.He was a Pastor at a large Church in Beaverton Oregon.He died of Leukemia in 1995.

1) Surprise Endings

2) God Works the Night Shift

3) The Tender Commandments.



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Philip Yancey is a good author, I think.

 

Michael Card, while better known for his music, has also written some deep and insightful theological books.



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When Skeptics Ask by Norman geisler.



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Philip Yancey is a good author, I think.

 

Michael Card, while better known for his music, has also written some deep and insightful theological books.

 

Yes,I think he is good too.My kids have read some of his books.

 

 



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I like most Joyce Meyer books Max lucado,Dr. David Jeremiah, anything spurgeon wrote, Bread for the Journey Henry Nouen, C.S.Louis.

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Philip Yancey is a good author, I think.

 

Michael Card, while better known for his music, has also written some deep and insightful theological books.

Yep, I like these, as well as Michael Frost.



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John Ortberg Funny, light, and often profound

 

Wolters' Christian Worldview book

 

Steve Wright on fostering a church from the homeless in San Fran



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I think I am going to stop reading for a year after this book and turn to NetFlix.......     give my mind a rest...

 

Nine seasons of X Files is starting to look pretty good.






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