LUK 12:48 - "But he who did not know, yet committed things deserving of stripes, shall be beaten with few. For everyone to whom much is given, from him much will be required; and to whom much has been committed, of him they w... more
Bennett, William. The Book of Man: Readings on the Path to Manhood, ISBN: 9781595552716.
Six contexts of a boy's or man's life in: war, work, play, men in the community (the polis), marriage and family, and prayer and reflection. This book is designed to spur thinking and conversation on what it means to be a man.
Chafer, Lewis Sperry. He That is Spiritual, ISBN: 0310223415.
A good foundational study on the spiritual life.
Chambers, Oswald. My Utmost for His Highest, ISBN: 0916441822 (comes in a variety of covers).
The classic daily devotional of all time.
Fenelon, Francois de Salignac de La Mothe. Let Go, ISBN: 9780924722219.
Simple counsel for living the Christian life. Fenelon was a Catholic bishop, who wrote to various persons to whom he was a spiritual advisor. Over 300 years later, his spiritual insights in these letters continue to inspire, challenge and bless Christians.
Hodges, Zane. Six Secrets of the Christian Life, ISBN: 1879534053.
The miracle of walking with God.
Lockyer, Herbert W. All the Prayers of the Bible, ISBN: 9780310281214.
The passion and beauty of prayer, to say nothing of its necessity and efficacy, are powerfully reflected in this remarkable devotional. Covering the vast sweep of biblical prayers, Dr. Lockyer not only summarizes them all, but also shows you what each book of the Bible reveals about prayer and its role in human life and history.
Murray, Andrew. Humility: The Beauty of Holiness, ISBN: 9781604440706 (paperback).
Smith, Hannah W. The Christian’s Secret of a Happy Life, ISBN: 0345335864.
A great summary of the truth, “the just shall live by faith.”
Smith, Hannah W. The God of All Comfort, ISBN: 0802400183.
The modes and methods of divine comfort during trials.
Spurgeon, Charles H. Morning and Evening, ISBN: 1857951046 (black leather),