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Bible Study, Discipleship, and Evangelism Resources

The study and understanding of God’s Word are paramount for every Christian because God’s Word is the only source we have for divine authority and growth and maturity in the faith (2 Timothy 3:16-17, Ephesians 4:11-16). These resources will aid you in your study and understanding of God’s Word, the Bible. One very important aspect of reading and studying the Bible is having an accurate, dependable, and faithful translation of God’s Word. Please see the section about Bible translations below for our recommendations.

Basic Discipleship Material

  1. TFC Gospel Tract
  2. TFC Spiritual Assessment Tool
  3. TFC Biblical Interpretation Guide and Training (OIA) and Quick-Reference Guide
  4. The Fundamentals of the Faith (John MacArthur)
  5. Becoming a Biblical Leader (XL Ministries, download here)
  6. Becoming a Biblical Leader, Women’s Edition (XL Ministries, download here)
  7. Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life (Donald Whitney)

Evangelism and Discipleship

  1. Evangelism: How to Share the Gospel Faithfully by John MacArthur
  2. Gospel and Personal Evangelism by Mark Dever
  3. The Master Plan of Evangelism by Robert Coleman
  4. New Life in Christ: What Really Happens When You’re Born Again and Why It Matters by Steve Lawson
  5. Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life by Donald Whitney
  6. How People Change by Timothy Lane and Paul David Tripp
  7. Seeing with New Eyes: Counseling and the Human Condition Through the Lens of Scripture by David Powlison

Missions

  1. Tradecraft: For the Church on Mission by Caleb Crider et al.

Family Discipleship

  1. Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp
  2. The Faithful Parent by Martha Peace and Stuart Scott
  3. You Never Stop Being a Parent: Thriving in Relationship with Your Adult Children by Jim Newheiser and Elyse Fitzpatrick
  4. Big Truths for Young Hearts by Bruce Ware
  5. A Parent Privilege by Steve Wright and Chris Graves

Recommended Bible Translations

  1. English Standard Version (ESV)
  2. Legacy Standard Bible (LSB)
  3. New American Standard Bible, 1995 Edition (NASB’95)

Bible Reading Plans

  1. TFC 2024 Reading Plan Calendar (download here)
  2. TFC 2024 Reading Plan/M’Cheyne Classic (download here)
  3. Two Weeks for Two Years (download here)
  4. Discipleship Journal (download here)
  5. Different book every day (download here)
  6. Chronological (download here)
  7. Book-at-a-time (download here)
  8. ESV Daily Reading Plan (download here)
  9. Blue Letter Bible Historical (download here)
  10. Heartlight Straight-Through Plan (download here)
  11. TableTalk Magazine (download here)

Bible Studies

  1. Attributes of God by Steve Lawson (download here) Semons for this study: click here.
  2. MacArthur Bible Studies

Hermeneutical Resources

  1. TFC Biblical Interpretation Guide and Training (OIA) and Quick-Reference Guide
  2. Basic Bible Interpretation by Roy B. Zuck
  3. The Old in the New: Understanding How the New Testament Authors Quoted the Old Testament by Michael J. Vlach
  4. The Hermeneutics of the Biblical Writers: Learning to Interpret Scripture from the Prophets and Apostles by Abner Chou

Commentaries

  1. Commentaries for Biblical Expositors by Jim Rosscup (best commentaries by book of the Bible)
  2. MacArthur New Testament Commentaries by John MacArthur
  3. Calvin’s Commentaries by John Calvin
  4. New American Commentaries by various authors (eds. Clendenen, Mathews, and Dockery)
  5. Expositor’s Bible Commentary by various authors (eds. Logman and Garland)
  6. Henry Single-Volume Commentary by Matthew Henry

Podcasts, Apps, and Other Media

  1. AGTV
  2. Care of Souls
  3. The Change Up
  4. G3 Ministries
  5. Grace Media
  6. Grace to You
  7. MLJ Trust
  8. The Nehemiah Project
  9. One Passion
  10. Renewing Your Mind
  11. Truth for Life
  12. Truth in Love

Theology Studies

  1. Christian Beliefs, Revised Edition: Twenty Basics Every Christian Should Know by Wayne Grudem and Elliot Grudem
  2. Biblical Doctrine by John MacArthur and Richard Mayhue
  3. The Inspiration and Authority of the Bible by B.B. Warfield
  4. Created in God’s Image by Anthony Hoekema
  5. Saved by Grace by Anthony Hoekema

Prayer

  1. Alone with God: Rediscovering the Power and Passion of Prayer by John MacArthur

Devotionals

  1. New Morning Mercies by Paul David Tripp
  2. Morning and Evening by Charles H. Spurgeon (ed. Alistair Begg)