Here is a list of the best Reformed books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!
1. Reformed (2018)
Ian Hart has mastered the art of lying low. He might sometimes space out at the exact moment Mr. Dunford calls on him (it was field day!). And sure, he’s a little clueless around the girls in his class. But Ian’s nobody’s fool. So how’d a kid like him get framed for pranking the new boy? Too bad he won’t have the chance to find out. Tonight, Ian and his friends Ash and Alva will be sleeping with one eye open . . . at bully reform school, where the hijinks are rougher, the mean girls are meaner, and even the teachers refuse to play by the rules.It’ll take all the schemes and wits Ian, Ash, and Alva can…
Jojo Godinez grew up in L.A. County surrounded by gangs. The night he joined one, he swore to represent his gang until death. Fights, shootings, and arrests followed, but his love of violence waned through the years as more and more of his friends died around him. Amid the bloodshed, he met a homegirl, Dalia. At just 18 years old, they married in Vegas, but their honeymoon was interrupted when a crime Jojo committed brought him into court and eventually into a 45-years-to-life sentence. On the day he was found guilty, Dalia gave birth to their son.Suicidal, Jojo lost himself in the evils of the…
Many have heard of Reformed theology, but may not be certain what it is. Some references to it have been positive, some negative. It appears to be important, and they’d like to know more about it. But they want a full, understandable explanation, not a simplistic one.What Is Reformed Theology? is an accessible introduction to beliefs that have been immensely influential in the evangelical church. In this insightful book, R. C. Sproul walks readers through the foundations of the Reformed doctrine and explains how the Reformed belief is centered on God, based on God’s Word, and committed to faith in Jesus Christ….
4. An Honest and Well-Experienced Heart : The Piety of John Flavel (Profiles in Reformed Spirituality) (2012)
An Honest, Well-Experienced Heart introduces us to the life and writings of Puritan preacher and author John Flavel (1627-1691). In his brief, introductory biography, Adam Embry discusses Flavel’s background, ministry, and theology of keeping the heart, which, for Flavel, is the great business of a Christian’s life. Centuries ago, Flavel wrote, Above all other studies in the world, study your own hearts. Embry guides us through forty-two short passages from Flavel’s writings that acquaint us with this dedicated Puritan minister’s piety and help us see the importance of this great business of keeping and managing our…
Rescued by ruin American heiress Daisy Vanreid is desperate to avoid marriage to the aging aristocrat her abusive father chose for her. She’ll do anything, even entrap the notorious Duke of Trent into marriage, to escape her fate. Losing her heart to her handsome husband after the wedding isn’t part of the plan. Nothing is as it seems An elite spy, Sebastian, the Duke of Trent, is on a mission to unravel bomb plots in England’s cities. Forced to wed Daisy as part of his cover, he has no intention of falling in love with a woman suspected of treason. But he’s drawn to the feisty beauty he…
This book examines beliefs, practices, and arguments surrounding infant baptism in Geneva during the time of John Calvin. Karen Spierling studies several facets of Calvin’s theology of baptism, including its impact on the formation of community; its doctrine and liturgy; its role in the raising of children; and the parts played by parents, ministers, godparents, and midwives in the practice of baptism. This book also highlights some of the controversies surrounding baptism in the sixteenth century, most notably the tension between Calvin’s theology of baptism and that of the Roman Catholic Church….
Reformed Christians do not believe in free will. This is a common assertion today and it is completely false. The Reformed tradition does advocate free will, just not libertarian free will. A Reformed View of Freedom: The Compatibility of Guidance Control and Reformed Theology explains how the Reformed tradition articulated its view of human freedom and moral responsibility in terms of rational spontaneity. It shows how the Reformed view of rational spontaneity is compatible with contemporary compatibilist and semi-compatibilist views, especially that of guidance control. This work addresses…
8. Church Reformed (2019)
When God calls us out of our sin and to Himself through the Gospel, He adopts us into His family. That family is the Church. This is a book about what that family should be, what it should do, and why it matters.When we look carefully at the big things of the Bible, it’s important for us to examine both the Scriptures and the culture we live in today. We need to know what the Bible says. We also need to understand the ways we are getting things wrong, and the ways our cultural sins may be blinding us to what God is calling us to in Scripture.In this book, Pastor Tim Bayly exposes lies the American evangelical church…
9. Reformed: What It Means, Why It Matters (2009)
This newly revised edition will show you what’s different about the Reformed/Presbyterian faith and how having a Reformed perspective can change your life. It’s a useful guide for inquirers, new Christians, small groups, education classes, those making profession of faith, and more. The four chapters include useful sidebars that provide interesting tidbits, explain terms, and suggest shortcuts for those with limited time. Each chapter concludes with open-ended discussion questions that encourage reflection and investigation….
10. Reformed Confessions Harmonized (1999)
In one convenient, parallel arrangement, Drs. Beek and Ferguson have harmonized seven important Reformed confessions that have never before been published together. #426,164 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #2601 in History of Christianity (Books) #2612 in Protestantism #187 in Catechisms Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Best Reformed Books You Should Enjoy
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God, Creation, and Salvation: Studies in Reformed Theology
Author(s): Oliver D. Crisp
Publisher: T.& T. Clark, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
Reformed Systematic Theology
Author(s): Joel Beeke & Paul M. Smalley [Beeke, Joel]
Publisher: Crossway, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
Reformed Ethics, Volume 1: Created, Fallen, and Converted Humanity
Author(s): Herman Bavinck; John Bolt
Publisher: Baker Academic, Year: 2019, Size: 7 Mb, Download: epub
The Immortal Commonwealth: Covenant, Community, and Political Resistance in Early Reformed Thought
Author(s): David P Henreckson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Year: 2019, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
The Spirit is Moving: New Pathways in Pneumatology: Studies Presented to Professor Cornelis van der Kooi on the Occasion of His Retirement
Author(s): Gijsbert van den Brink (editor), Eveline van Staalduine-Sulman (editor), Maarten Wisse (editor)
Publisher: Brill, Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
Sexual Difference, Gender, and Agency in Karl Barth's Church Dogmatics
Author(s): Faye Bodley-Dangelo
Publisher: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
Psychosis or Mystical Religious Experience?: A New Paradigm Grounded in Psychology and Reformed Theology
Author(s): Susan L. DeHoff
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2018, Size: 3 Mb, Download: rar
On Being Reformed: Debates over a Theological Identity
Author(s): Matthew C. Bingham, Chris Caughey, R. Scott Clark, Crawford Gribben, D. G. Hart
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Pivot, Year: 2018, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
Author(s): Joel R. Beeke [Beeke, Joel R.]
Publisher: Crossway, Year: 2018, Size: 719 Kb, Download: epub
Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are truly record-breakers according to The New York Times, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.