since its the end of the year and we all like to and try to read as much as we can here are the one ones I read that had an impact on my in different ways. please know too that beacause I am a pastor my reading will not be limited specifically to biblical studies or theology.
Eugene Peterson’s Under the Unpredictable Plant: An Exploration in Vocational Holiness (Eerdmans, 1994).
David Alan Black’s Linguistics for Students of New Testament Greek: A Survey of Basic Concepts and Applications, 2nd ed (Baker Academic, 2000).
Howard Snyder’s The Community of the King, Revised Ed. (IVP, 2004).
Micheal Wittmer’s Heaven is a Place on Earth: Why Everything you do Matters to God (Zondervan, 2004).
Jerry Cook and Stanley Baldwin’s Love, Forgiveness, Acceptance: Equipping the Chruch to be Truly Christian in a Non-Christian World (Regal Books, 1979) (reprinted, 2009).
Anderw Purves’s Reconstructing Pastoral Theology: A Christological Foundation (WJK, 2004).
T. F. Torrance’s Incarnation: The Person and Life of Christ (IVP: 2008).
Tony Merida, Faithful Preaching: Declaring Scripture with Responsibility, Passion, and Authenticity (B&H Academic, 2009).