Books

In his kindness, God has enabled some of our pastors (and wives) to write books on a variety of topics. Below you’ll find many of them, each one written to direct our attention to and increase our confidence in God’s inerrant, sufficient, authoritative, and eternal word, the Bible.

Books by C.J. Mahaney

 

LCCLLiving the Cross Centered Life: Keeping the Gospel the Main Thing
by C.J. Mahaney

This book strips away the nonessentials and brings you back to the simplest, most fundamental reason for your faith: Jesus Christ.

 

 

 

HTG2Humility: True Greatness
by C.J. Mahaney

C. J. Mahaney raises a battle cry to daily, diligently, and deliberately weaken our greatest enemy (pride) and cultivate our greatest friend (humility).

 

 

 

SRGGSex, Romance, and the Glory of God: What Every Christian Husband Needs To Know
by C.J. and Carolyn Mahaney

This book portrays a God-centered vision of sex, romance, and marriage, while equipping husbands with practical ideas for loving their wives.

 

 

 

COMChrist Our Mediator: Finding Passion at the Cross
by C.J. Mahaney

The aim of this book is to look at the death of Christ not from our point of view, but from God’s.

 

 

 

CCLThe Cross Centered Life: Keeping the Gospel the Main Thing
by C.J. Mahaney

C.J. Mahaney demonstrates the difference between knowing the gospel and making it the main theme of your daily living.

 

 

 

DWYSDon’t Waste Your Sports
by C.J. Mahaney

In this booklet for athletes, parents, and coaches, C.J. Mahaney provides a biblical worldview of sports so that we don’t waste this gift from God.

 

 

 

 

WWorldliness: Resisting the Seduction of a Fallen World
edited by C.J. Mahaney

Numerous authors join forces to uncover the presence of worldliness and help believers learn to relate to the world while resisting its influence in their lives.

 

 

Books by Carolyn Mahaney

TBTrue Beauty
by Carolyn Mahaney and Nicole Mahaney Whitacre

This book directs us to the truth of God’s Word, where we encounter a refreshingly liberating standard of beauty.

 

 

 

 

FAFeminine Appeal: Seven Virtues of a Godly Wife and Mother
by Carolyn Mahaney

In this book of instruction for women of all ages, Carolyn Mahaney explores seven virtues from Titus 2 that have transformed her life and the lives of countless other women.

 

 

 

GTGirl Talk: Mother-Daughter Conversations on Biblical Womanhood
by Carolyn Mahaney and Nicole Mahaney Whitacre

Join this mother-daughter team as they give you insights and suggestions on how to really talk to each other about what it means to become a godly woman.

 

 

 

 

SFTShopping for Time: How to Do It All and NOT Be Overwhelmed
by Carolyn Mahaney and her three daughters

This book offers the solution to women who truly desire to glorify God with every use of their time.

 

 

 

Books by Marty Machowski 

Long Story Short book graphicLong Story Short: Ten-Minute Devotions to Draw Your Family to God
by Marty Machowski

These devotionals will help busy parents share with their children how every story in the Old Testament points forward to God’s story of salvation through Jesus Christ.

 

 

 

Old Story New book graphicOld Story New: Ten-Minute Devotions to Draw Your Family to God
by Marty Machowski

Using the same effective ten-minute a day structure as Long Story Short, this book connects children to gospel truth through 78 New Testament stories.

 

 

 

 

The Gospel Story Bible book graphic

The Gospel Story Bible: Discovering Jesus in the Old and New Testaments
by Marty Machowski

This storybook introduces many people, places, and events from the Old and New Testaments, showing how both ultimately point to Jesus.

 

 

The Ology 

The Ology: Ancient Truthes, Ever New
by Marty Machowski

A beginner s book of systematic theology in the form of a beautifully illustrated storybook. Clearly explains life-changing theological truths with everyday examples and simple language that kids can understand.

 

 

Books by Bob Kauflin

 

wmWorship Matters: Leading Others to Encounter the Greatness of God
by Bob Kauflin

This book for leaders focuses on the essentials of God-honoring worship, combining biblical foundations with practical application in a way that works in the real world.

 

 

 

True Worshipers CoverTrue Worshipers: Seeking What Matters to God
by Bob Kauflin

Rooted in the gospel of grace and filled with practical application, this book aims to connect Sunday morning to the rest of your life—helping you fulfill your calling to be a true worshiper each and every day.

 

 

 

Books by Other Authors 

LTLLove That Lasts: When Marriage Meets Grace
by Gary and Betsy Ricucci

The Ricucci’s teach in this book that marriage is a profound and marvelous mystery established by God for his glory—and that is for our good.

 

 

 

Real Peace book graphicReal Peace: What We Long for and Where to Find It
by Andy Farmer

Seasoned pastor and biblical counselor Andy Farmer shows how to experience true, lasting peace—peace with God, peace with each other, and peace with ourselves.

 

 

 

Evangelism Resources

The Bridge Course

Want to reach out to unbelievers in an easy and effective way? The Bridge Course is a relaxed, enjoyable way to help people explore the Christian faith. Each session features a 30 minute video which is followed by an engaging, open discussion, where no question is too simple or too skeptical. It’s a great place to explore spiritual issues in a non-threatening environment. The kit comes with a set of DVDs, a training DVD, 8 participant manuals, 2 leader’s manuals and 10 How Good Are You? Booklets. This is designed to be used by individuals, or churches, for small or large scale outreach.

The Bridge course was developed by Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, to help you and your church to effectively share the gospel. To learn more, visit The Bridge Course website.

Proclaim

Helping everyday Christians grow in sharing their faith, Proclaim is a small group course that has been effective for many. Grow in your faith, motivation, understanding, and skills in reaching out. Through seven sessions, you'll discover how to communicate the gospel more clearly and how to trust God more fully in evangelism.

The Proclaim course was developed by Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, to help you grow in sharing your faith. To learn more, visit the Proclaim Course website.