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Recommended Books

The following is a list of books that has been very important in the theological formation of River City Church.  All of these texts are available in the church office. Please contact for more information or if you would like to borrow one of these texts.


Systematic Theology
Wayne Grudem
Systematic Theology
Louis Berkhoff
Pilgrim Theology
Michael Horton

The Church

Total Church
Steve Timmis and Tim Chester
9 Marks of a Healthy Church
Mark Dever
Church Membership
Jonathan Leeman


Mere Christianity
CS Lewis 
The Reason for God
Timothy Keller 
Apologetics to the Glory of God: An Introduction
John M. Frame


Church Leadership

Biblical Eldership
Alexander Strauch
Lectures to My Students
C.H. Spurgeon
Christ Centered Preaching
Bryan Chapell
The Reformed Pastor
Richard Baxter
Gospel Eldership
Bob Thune
The Imperfect Pastor
Zack Eswine

Marriage & Family

Shepherding A Child's Heart
Ted Tripp
God, Marriage, and Family
Andreas Kostenberger
Recovering Biblical Womanhood and Manhood
Wayne Grudem and John Piper
When Sinners Say I Do
Dave Harvey
What Did You Expect?
Paul Tripp
The Meaning of Marriage
Tim Keller
The Big Picture Story Bible
David Helm
The Jesus Storybook Bible
Sally Lloyd-Jones

Christian Living/Discipleship

Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life
Donald S. Whitney
Desiring God
John Piper
The Cost of Discipleship
Deitrich Bonhoeffer
Gospel Centered Life
Bob Thune
Instruments in the Redeemer's Hands
Paul David Tripp
Gospel Conversations
Robert Kellemen
Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church
Michael Lawrence

Biblical Community

Brad House
Outgrowing the Ingrown Church
C. John Miller
Life Together
Deitrich Bonhoeffer
The Compelling Community
Mark Dever & Jamie Dunlop
Multiply Together
Brad Watson

Reformed Theology

Chosen By God
R.C. Sproul
Evangelism & the Sovereignty of God
J.I. Packer
The Pleasures of God
John Piper
The Justification of God
John Piper
From Heaven He Came and Sought Her
David Gibson


Let the Nations Be Glad
John Piper
Andy Johnson

The Cross/Atonement

The Cross of Christ
John Stott
Pierced for our Trangressions
Steve Jeffery, Michael Ovey, Andrew Sach
The Atonement
Leon Morris
In My Place Condemned He Stood
J.I. Packer and Mark Dever


Unceasing Worship
Harold Best
Worship Matters
Bob Kauflin
Christ-Centered Worship
Bryan Chapell
Rhythms of Grace
Mike Cosper