Recommended Reading

Being like Jesus

Prayer and Godliness

  • Praying With Your Eyes Open | Richard Pratt
  • The Cross And Christian Ministry | Don Carson (Alternate)
  • A Call To Spiritual Reformation | Don Carson
  • The Pursuit Of Holiness | Jerry Bridges (Alternate)
  • Compared to Her | Sophie de Witt (Recommended for female trainees)

Thinking like Jesus

Bible Study

  • According To Plan | Gareme Goldsworthy
  • Postcard From Palestine | Andrew Reid
  • Interpreting God’s Plan | RJ Gibson (Alternate)

Thinking Theologically

  • The Blueprint | Philip Jensen & Tony Payne
  • Know The Truth | Bruce Milne (Alternate)
  • The Everlasting God | Broughton Knox
  • Westminster Confession Of Faith (Alternate)

Relationships in Ministry

  • Zeal Without Burnout | Christopher Ash
  • Cross Talk | Michale R. Emlet
  • Going The Distance | Peter Brain
  • The Contemplative Pastor | Eugene Peterson (Alternate)

Serving like Jesus

Evangelism & World Mission

  • The Best Kept Secret of Christian Mission | John Dickson
  • Hospitality Evangelism | Kel Willis (Alternate)
  • Know And Tell The Gospel | John Chapman
  • The Welcoming Church | Peter Corney (Alternate)

Teaching the Bible

  • One-To-One Bible Reading | David Helm
  • Setting Hearts On Fire | John Chapman
  • Growth Groups | Col Marshal
  • Leading Better Bible Studies | Rod & Karen Morris (Alternate)
  • Biblical Preaching | Haddon Robinson
  • Word Filled Women’s Ministry | Gloria Furman & Kathleen Nielson (Optional alternate for female trainees)

Training others in Ministry

  • The Trellis And The Vine | Col Marshal
  • Passing The Baton | Col Marshal
  • Intentional Discipleship | Ron Bennett (Alternate)

Leadership

  • Mission Minded | Peter Bolt
  • God’s Good Design | Claire Smith
  • Embers To A Flame | Harry Reeder (Optional for potential candidates)