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Books for New Christians.

Discussion in 'Books & Publications Forum' started by following-Him, Nov 7, 2004.

  1. following-Him

    following-Him Active Member

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    I am a self confessed book addict. :D I wonder what books we could recommend to any new Christians who might come to the board, even if they are not members but browsing I thought it might be a good idea to have a list of books we would recommend to our more recent brothers and sisters in Christ.

    Blessings

    Sheila
     
  2. NaasPreacher (C4K)

    NaasPreacher (C4K) Well-Known Member

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    Good idea - I need to mull that over and see if I can think of any suggestions.
     
  3. following-Him

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    Thanks Roger. All contributions gratefully received. :D
     
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    Galatians :D
     
  5. following-Him

    following-Him Active Member

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    :D [​IMG]

    What about Bunyan's Pilgrims Progress? Is that something for new Christians? :rolleyes:
     
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    It seems a bit "heavy" for mosy new Christians in the 21st century.
     
  7. following-Him

    following-Him Active Member

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    I await your suggestions with interest then Roger. :D
     
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    "Pursuit of Holiness" by Jerry Bridges is an amazing book on the practical aspects of sanctification.

    Key lessons for new Christians, IMHO.
     
  9. Dr. Bob

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    Good devotional like "Morning and Evening" by Spurgeon would really help a new believer get into the Word and understand it.
     
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    Two books:
    Everything Jesus Taught" by Herbert Lockyer
    "What the Bible is all About" by Henriette Mears
     
  11. FBCPastorsWife

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    I would have to agree with Dr. Bob on Spurgeon's Morning and Evening.

    Me and the hubby have that one!!
     
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    I have been reading the devotional "My Utmost For His Highest" for years.
     
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    Here are few another Baptist friend and I have suggested to new Christians or those coming back after being away a bit:

    Know What You Believe: Connecting Faith and Truth by Paul E. Little
    Know Why You Believe by Paul E. Little
    Knowing Scripture by R.C.Sproul
    Studying, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible by Walter Henrichsen and Gayle Jackson
     
  14. Dr. Bob

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    go2church Active Member
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    My Utmost for His Highest (updated version)
     
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    Imitatione Christi by Thomas a Kempis.
    Those not fluent in late medieval churchlatin ought to consider using an English translation.

    What?
     
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    A Bible study series by Navpress

    Growing in Christ

    This simple series of studies reviews basic doctrine and encourages memorization.

    Rob
     
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