Every so often someone asks me what books I recommend. Here are some books that have been formative in my life. I will keep this list updated as I read.

Tom Wright
Simply Jesus
The Day the Revolution Began

Rachel Held Evans
Evolving in Monkey Town
Searching for Sunday

Dallas Willard
The Divine Conspiracy

Peter Enns
The Sin of Certainty
The Bible Tells Me So

Christopher J.H. Wright
Knowing Jesus Through the Old Testament

Richard B. Hays
Reading Backwards: Figural Christology and the Fourfold Gospel Witness

Jay Griffiths
A Country Called Childhood

Mark S. Heim
Saved From Sacrifice: A Theology of the Cross

René Girard
I See Satan Fall Like Lightning

Wendell Berry
This Day: Collected & New Sabbath Poems

Skye Jethani
With: Reimagining the Way You Relate to God

Joshua Butler
Skeletons in God’s Closet