Recommended Resources

Recommended Book List

The following books are recommended by our pastors, have benefited members of our congregation and used over the years at RCF as supplementary material in Sunday morning classes, one-to-one discipleships, and small group studies.

Christian Living

Theology/ The Character of God

Respectable Sins, Jerry Bridges
Side by Side, Ed Welch
You Can Change, Tim Chester
Mortification of Sin, John Owen
Instruments In The Redeemer's Hands, Paul Tripp
Thoughts for Young Men, J.C. Ryle
Finding My Father: How the Gospel Heals the Pain of Fatherlessness, Blair Linne
The Pursuit of Holiness, Jerry Bridges
Managing God’s Money, Randy Alcorn
The Gospel Comes With A House Key, Rosaria Butterfield
Let Me Be a Woman, Elisabeth Elliot
A Praying Life, Paul Miller
Holiness, J.C. Ryle
Pure In Heart:Sexual Sin and the Promises of God, J. Garrett Kell
New Reformation: Finding Hope in the Fight for Ethnic Unity, Shai Linne
How The Nations Rage, Jonathan Leeman
Discipling, Mark Dever
Praying With Paul, D.A. Carson
Strange New World, Carl Trueman

Marriage, Family & Children

Catching Foxes, John Henderson
The Meaning of Marriage, Tim Keller
This Momentary Marriage, John Piper
God Made Me and You, Shai Linne
Parenting, Paul Tripp

Devotional Life/Bible Reading

1-to-1 Bible Reading, David Helm
Morning & Evening, Charles Spurgeon
Before You Open Your Bible, Matt Smethurst
Piercing Heaven: Prayers of the Puritans, Robert Elmer
Every Moment Holy (Vol. 1), Douglas Kaine McKelvey
Knowing God, J.I. Packer
The Sovereignty of God, A.W. Pink
Gentle and Lowly, Dane Ortlund
Bible Doctrine, Wayne Grudem)
The Holiness of God, R.C. Sproul
Religious Affections, Jonathan Edwards
The Pilgrim’s Progress, John Bunyan
Plain Theology For Plain People, Charles Octavius Boothe
The Baptist Confession of Faith (London, 1689)
The Attributes of God, Shai Linne (Music)
The Trinity, Scott R Swain

The Gospel

A Gospel PrimerMilton Vincent
Prodigal God, Tim Keller
What Is The Gospel, Greg Gilbert


Evangelism, Mack Stiles
Learn The Gospel, Tony Payne
Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God, Packer, J. I.
Let The Nations Be Glad, John Piper

The Church

9 Marks of a Healthy Church, Mark Dever
The Trellis and the Vine, Colin Marshall & Tony Payne
The Church, Mark Dever
Church Membership, Jonathan Leeman
Truth We Can Touch: How Baptism and Communion Shape Our Lives, Tim Chester
Corporate Worship, Matt Merker

Recommended Ministries 

9Marks is a ministry dedicated to equipping church leaders with a biblical vision and practical resources for displaying God’s glory to the nations through healthy churches.
United? We Pray is a ministry to help Christians pray and think about racial strife. Their aim is to encourage Christians amid the strife to rely upon God in prayer by writing about about race, racism and its effects, and theology.
Harvest USA brings the truth and mercy of Jesus Christ by helping individuals and families affected by sexual struggles, and providing resources that address biblical sexuality to individuals and churches.
Christian Counseling & Educational Foundation (CCEF) works to restore Christ to counseling and counseling to the church by thinking biblically about the issues of living.
Simeon Trust exists to promote the growth of the gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the world by training up the next generation of Biblical expositors.
The Gospel Coalition seeks to help people know God’s Word with their minds, love God fully with their hearts, and engage the world with grace and truth.
Desiring God provides resources to help to guide Christians toward everlasting joy and satisfaction in Jesus Christ, and aims to help people everywhere embrace the truth that they were made to know God's glory.
Revive Our Hearts exists to help women thrive in Christ and embrace God's design for womanhood through audio teaching, videos, podcasts and conferences centered on God's Word.