Recommended Resources


These resources are recommended by the leaders of Calvary Church Monument due to their theological clarity and devotional benefit. May the Lord use these in your life that you might grow in your love and obedience to Christ!

  • Grudem, Wayne. Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine
  • Stott, John R. W. The Cross of Christ.
  • John Piper:  The Pleasures of God
  • John Piper:  Future Grace
  • Kevin DeYoung:  Taking God at His Word
  • J.I. Packer: Knowing God
  • John Calvin: Institutes of the Christian Religion
  • Trevin Wax: Counterfeit Gospels
  • R.C. Sproul: Holiness Of God
  • John Piper: Finally Alive
  • Greg Gilbert: What is the Gospel?
  • Paul Copan: Is God A Moral Monster?: Making Sense of the Old Testament God
  • Joshua Harris: Dug Down Deep
Christian Living
  • David Platt: Radical
  • John Piper: Desiring God: Meditations by a Christian Hedonist
  • Francis Chan: Crazy Love
  • Jerry Bridges: The Discipline of Grace
  • Jerry Bridges: The Pursuit of Holiness
  • Jerry Bridges: The Fruitful Life
  • Tim Chester: You Can Change
  • Kevin DeYoung: Just Do Something
  • John Piper: Don’t Waste Your Life
  • A.W. Tozer: The Pursuit Of God
  • Tim Chester: A Meal With Jesus
  • A.W. Tozer: Knowledge of the Holy
  • St. Augustine: Confessions
  • Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Life Together
  • Dietrich Bonhoeffer: The Cost Of Discipleship
  • Tim Keller: Counterfeit Gods
  • Tim Keller: The Prodigal God
  • C.J. Mahaney: The Cross-Centered Life
  • C.J. Mahaney: Living the Cross-Centered Life
  • C.J. Mahaney: Humility
  • Kris Lungaard: The Enemy Within: Straight Talk About the Power and Defeat of Sin
  • Thomas Watson: A Godly Man’s Picture
  • Thomas Watson: The Doctrine of Repentance
  • John Calvin: Heart Aflame: Daily Readings From Calvin on the Psalms
  • John Owen: Overcoming Sin and Temptation
  • Joe Thorn: Note To Self
  • Russell Moore: Tempted and Tried: Temptation and the Triumph of Christ
  • Arnold Dallimore: Spurgeon: A New Biography
Suffering and Forgiveness
  • Nancy DeMoss: Choosing Forgiveness
  • DA Carson: How Long O Lord?
  • Larry Crabb: Shattered Dreams
  • Jerry Bridges: Is God Really In Control?
  • John Piper: When the Darkness Won’t Lift (Dealing With Depression)
  • Mike Wilkerson: Redemption: Freed By Jesus From the Idols We Worship and the Wounds We Carry
  • Justin & Lindsey Holcomb: Rid of My Disgrace: Hope and Healing for Victims of Sexual Assault
  • David Powlison: Seeing With New Eyes
  • D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones: Spiritual Depression
  • Ed Welch: When People Are Big and God is Small
  • Tim Keller: Reason For God
  • Greg Koukl: Tactics
  • Nancy Pearcey: Total Truth
  • C.S. Lewis: Mere Christianity
  • William Lane Craig: On Guard
  • Paul Copan: True For You, But Not For Me: Overcoming Objections To The Christian Faith
Missions & Evangelism
  • John Piper: Let The Nations Be Glad
  • Tim Keller: Ministries of Mercy
  • Tim Keller: Generous Justice
  • J.I. Packer: Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God
  • Joshua Harris: Stop Dating The Church and Fall in Love with the Family of God
  • Mark Dever: Nine Marks of a Healthy Church
  • D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones: Preaching and Preachers
  • Mark Dever: What Is A Healthy Church?
  • Jonathan Leeman: The Church and the Surprising Offense of God’s Love
  • Adam McHugh: Introverts in the Church: Finding Our Place in an Extroverted Culture
  • Larry Crabb: Safest Place on Earth
  • C.H. Spurgeon: Lectures to My Students