Books We Recommend:


I do not know any pastors who believe they’ve got it all figured out! So here are some book recommendations on the subject of pastoring.

The Conviction to Lead by Albert Mohler.

Memoirs of an Ordinary Pastor by D.A. Carson

D.A. Carson’s beautiful tribute to his father simply shows an ordinary pastor serving the Lord.

The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor: Reflections on Life and Ministry by Carson, D. A.; Piper, John

The Pastor’s Justification by Jared Wilson

Wilson writes as a pastor to and for other pastors—for those who desperately need to understand, ponder and apply the gospel to their lives and ministries.

Church Planter by Darrin Patrick

This one is (obviously) geared specifically to the church planter.

John MacArthur by Iain Murray

This biography of John MacArthur will challenge any pastor.

The Trellis and the Vine by Collin Marshall and Tony Payne

Marshall and Payne help distinguish between ministry and the structure necessary to support ministry.