Book Quotes (by Category)

Quotes chosen by Doug  from books he has read to give an overview

Biographies

A Biography of John Sung (Flame for God in the Far East) by Leslie Lyall

Amy Carmichael by Iain Murray

Andrew Fuller by John Piper

Andrew Murray (Christ’s Anointed Minister to South Africa) by Vance Christie

C.T. Studd and Priscilla (United to Fight for Jesus) by Eileen Vincent

Carry A Big Stick (Uncommon Heroism of Teddy Roosevelt) by George Grant

Chinese Whispers G Aylward Story by Carol Purves

Church History 101 by Sinclair Ferguson, Joel Beeke, & Michael Haykin

The Daring Mission of William Tyndale by Steven Lawson

DL Moody: His Message for Today by Charles Erdman

The Evangelistic Zeal of George Whitefield by Stephen Lawson

FB Meyer by Bob Holman

Fierce Convictions : The Extraordinary Life of Hannah More by Karen Swallow

Five Great Evangelists by John Armstrong

George Mueller Delighted in God by Roger Steer

George Whitefield by Arnold Dallimore

Hudson Taylor: Lessons in Discipleship by Roger Steer

In Pursuit of God (The Life of AW Tozer) by James Snyder

John MacArthur: Servant of the Word and Flock by Iain Murray

John Newton by Jonathan Aitken

Jonathan Edwards by Iain Murray

Killing Patton by Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard

Martyn Lloyd Jones: Chosen by God, ed. Christopher Catherwood

Martin Lloyd-Jones: The Man and His Books by Frederick & Elizabeth Catherwood

A Marvelous Ministry: How the All-round Ministry of C.H. Spurgeon Speaks to Us Today by Tim Curnow, Erroll Hulse, David Kingdon, and Geoff Thomas

Matthew Henry: His Life and Influence by Allan Harman

Mountain Rain by Eileen Crossman

Pages from Church History by Stephen Nichols

Pastor Hsi by Mrs Howard Taylor

Quiet Strength by Tony Dungy

Real Life in Castro’s Cuba by Catherine Moses

Singing in the Fire by Faith Cook

Spurgeon, a new biography by Arnold Dallimore

The St Andrew’s Seven by Stuart Piggin & John Roxborough

Then Darkness Fled (The Liberating Wisdom of Booker T. Washington) by Stephen Manfield

This I Remember (Reminiscences of J. Oswald Sanders) by J. Oswald Sanders

This Was John Calvin by Thea B. Van HalsemaTo Fight Better: Biography of J.Oswald Sanders

To the Mountains of Sierra Madre by Florentino R. Santos

We Felt Like Grasshoppers by Dick Anderson

William Carey by Pearce Carey

William Carey: By Trade A Cobbler by Kellsye Finnie

Children in Crisis

Adopted for Life by Russell Moore

Children of Aids: Africa Orphan Crisis by Emma Guest

Daddy, Are We There Yet? by Sylvia Foth

The Hope Factor: Engaging the Church in the HIV/AIDS Crisis, editors: Tetsunao Yamamori, David Dageforde, & Tina Bruner

Reaching Children in Need by Patrick McDonald & Emma Gallow

Street Children by Andy Butcher

Christian Walk

5 Smooth Stones by D. John Richard

A New Look at Heroism [no author given]

A Quest For Godliness by J.I. Packer

Can I Smoke Pot? Marijuana in Light of Scripture by Tom Breedan and Mark Ward, Jr

Character Counts: Quotes by Os Guinness

        Chasing Contentment: Trusting God in a Discontented Age by Erik Raymond

Christian Excellence: Alternative to Success by Jon Johnston

Counted Righteous in Christ by John Piper

Decision Making God’s Way by Gary T. Meadors

Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper

Every Life a Plan of God by J Oswald Sanders

Fit Bodies, Fat Minds: Why Evangelicals Don’t Think and What to Do about It by Os Guinness

For a Time We Cannot See by Crawford Loritts

God Has Never Failed Me, But He’s Scared Me to Death a Few Times by Stan Toler & Martha Bolton

How to Finish the Christian Life by Donald & George Sweeting

Humility, the Forgotten Virtue by Wayne & Joshua Mack

Lord of What’s Left by Vance Havner

Mind Renewal in a Mindless Age by James Boice

Modest: Men and Women Clothed in the Gospel by Tim Challies & RW Glenn

Never Beyond Hope by J.I. Packer

Not By Sight by Jon Bloom

Out of the Ordinary by David Roper

Playing Marbles with Diamonds by Vance Havner

Puritan Daily Devotional Chronicles by I.D.E. Thomas

Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However Dark the Times by Os Guinness

Rescuing Ambition by Dave Harvey

Respectable Sins: Confronting the Sins We Tolerate by Jerry Bridges

Serious Times by James Emery White

Stop Dating the Church by Joshua Harris

Thankfulness, Even When It Hurts by Susan Lutz

The Best of Vance Havner

The Christian Husband: God’s Job Description for a Man’s Most Challenging Assignment by Bob Lepine

The Dangerous Duty of Delight by John Piper

The Gospel-Driven Life (Being Good News People in a Bad News World), by Michael Horton

The Great Commission Lifestyle by Robert Coleman

The Hand of God by Alistair Begg

The Integrity Crisis by Warren Wiersbe

The Road to Character by David Brooks

The Roots of Endurance by John Piper

The Treasure Principle by Randy Alcorn

The Vanishing Conscience: Drawing the Line in a No-fault, Guilt-free World by John MacArthur

Trusting God in a Twisted World by Elizabeth Elliot

War of Words by Paul D. Tripp

Where in the World is the Church? A Christian View of Culture and Your Role in It by Michael S. Horton

Creation

Exploring the Evidence for Creation by Dr. Henry Morris III

Leadership

A Few Quotes from Spiritual Leadership by J. Oswald Sanders

Change Is Like a Slinky by Hans Finzel

Gospel Eldership : Equipping a New Generation of Servant Leaders by Robert Thune

How to Motivate Yourself and Others by Dennis E. Hensley

Knocking Over The Leadership Ladder by Paul Ford

Leaders Learning Leadership from Some of Christianity’s Best by Harold Myra

Leaders Who Last by David Kraft

Leadership is an Art by Max duPree

Leadership Lessons of Jesus by Bob Briner & Ray Pritchard

Leadership: Influence That Inspires by Chuck Swindoll

Leadership… Biblically Speaking by David Cottrell

Learning Leadership from Nehemiah by Dave Kraft

Nehemiah: Learning to Lead by James M. Boice

Never Lick a Moving Blender by Marvin Phillips

Shepherds & Sheep: A Biblical View of Leading and Following by Jerram Barrs

Spiritual Influence: The Hidden Power Behind Leadership by Mel Lawrenz

Spiritual Leadership by J. Oswald Sanders

Spiritual Leadership: Moving People on to God’s Agenda by Dr. Henry Blackaby

Spirituality and Leadership (Harnessing the wisdom, guidance, and power of the soul) by Alan E. Nelson

The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader by John Maxwell

The 21 Most Powerful Minutes in a Leader’s Day by John Maxwell

 The Book On Leadership by John MacArthur

The Everyday, Anytime Guide to Christian Leadership by Walt Kallestad

The Hidden Price of Greatness by Ray Beeson & Mack Hunsicker

The People You Meet and the Books You Read, edited by Charles Jones

Vision Building by Peter Brierley

You and Your Network: 8 Vital Links to an Exciting Life by Fred Smith

Missions

AIDS and You by Dr. Patrick Dixon

A Distant Grief by Kefa Sempangii (indexed)

Anthology from MissioNexus rev

Biblical Charity by Robert Smith

Catch the Vision 2000 by Bill & Amy Stearns

A Church for the 21st Century by Leith Anderson

The Church is Bigger Than You Think by Patrick Johnstone

Cities: Missions New Frontier by Roger Greenway and Timothy Monsma

Find Yourself Give Yourself by Dick Wulf

Getting with God’s Program — Expats in International Ministry by David Befus

Go and Make Disciples: An Introduction to Christian Missions by Roger Steer

Going and Growing by Dick & Thea Van Halesma

The Great Omission: A Biblical Basis for World Evangelism by Robertson McQuilkin

Hope for Africa and What the Christian Can Do by George Kinoti

Just Do Something by Kevin DeYoung & Josh Harris

Let the Whole World Know: Resources for Preaching Missions by R DeRidder & R Greenway

Marching to a Different Drummer by Jim Raymo

Missions in the Third Millennium by Stan Guthrie

Not Just A Soup Kitchen: How Mercy Ministry in the Local Church Transforms Us All by Dr. David Apple

Out of the Comfort Zone, Grace! Vision! Action! by George Verwer

The Compassion Revolution by Dave Donaldson

Serving With Eyes Wide Open by David Livermore

Six Dangerous Questions To Transform Your View of the World by Paul Borthwick

A Vision For Missions by Tom Wells

What on Earth Are We Doing by John Fischer

Preaching/Pastoral Ministry

125 Quotes and Illustrations compiled by Doug Nichols

A Frank Boreham Treasury compiled by Peter Gunther

A New Breed: Call for a New Generation of Pastoral Leaders by Philip C.Flores

After 50 Years of Ministry by Bob Russell

Calvin’s Wisdom by J. Graham Miller

How Small A Whisper by Roger Carswell

Illustrations for Biblical Preaching, edited by Michael Green

King Came Preaching by Dr Mervyn Warren

Let Me Illustrate by Albert Stauderman

Making Sense of the Ministry by David Wiersbe and Warren Wiersbe

On Being A Servant of God by Warren Wiersbe

One Minute Answers to Skeptics by Charkes Campbell

The Pastor Theologian: Resurrecting an Ancient Vision by Gerald Hiestand and Todd Wilson

Pepper ‘n Salt by Vance Havner

Preaching Sermons That Connect by Craig Loscalzo

Proclaiming the Truth, Guides to Scriptural Preaching by Donald E. Demaray

Read Any Good Books By Sinclair Ferguson

Spurgeon Gems, compiled by Emmett O’Donnell

Standing for God — the Story of Elijah by Roger Ellsworth

The Courage to Be Protestant by David Wells

The Supremacy of God in Preaching by John Piper

The Upside Down Church by Greg Laurie & David Kopp

The Vanishing Ministry in the 21st Century: Calling a New Generation to Lifetime Service by Woodrow Kroll

Slavery/Race Reconciliation

Before Freedom (48 Oral Stories of Former North & South Carolina Slaves by Belinda Hurmence

Beyond the Soiled Curtain (Project Rescue’s Fight for the Victim of the Sex-Slave Industry) by David & Beth Gran

Bound for Canaan [The Spiritual Journey of Africans in America…] (No Author)

A Crime So Monstrous by E. Benjamin Skinner

Free At Last by Carl Ellis, Jr

God Has Soul: Inspiring Stories That Celebrate the Indomitable Spirit of African Americans [No Author]

Gods Name In Vain by Stephen Carter

The Gospel in Black and White by Dennis Okholm

Hidden Heroism: Black Soldiers in America’s Wars by Robert B. Edgarton

Let’s Get to Know Each Other by Tony Evans

A Mighty Long Journey: Reflections of Racial Reconciliation by Timothy George and Robert Smith

No Easy Walk: The Dramatic Journey of African Americans by Harry Louis Williams II

On Being Black and Reformed by Anthony Carter

Prejudice and the People of God by A. Charles Ware

Slavery & Christianity by John Robbins

The Ties That Bind by Bertice Berry

True Grit: Women Taking on the World, for God’s Sake by Deborah Meroff

Winning the Race to Unity (Is Racial Reconciliation Really Working?) by Clarence Shuler

Theology

After Life: What the Bible Really Says by Douglas Connelly

Christless Christianity by Michael Horton

City on a Hill by Dr. Philip Ryken

Cries From the Cross by Erwin Lutzer

Give Me That Book: A Treasury of Truth for Troubled Times by Gary Rieben

Grace and Truth Paradox by Randy Alcorn

He Speaks to Me Everywhere by Philip Ryken

Hero of Heroes: Seeing Christ in the Beatitudes by Iain M. Duguid

Hidden in the Gospel by William Farley

If God Is Good (Faith in the Midst of Suffering and Evil) by Randy Alcorn

In Light of Eternity by Randy Alcorn

Seeing and Savoring Jesus Christ by John Piper

Seven Convincing Miracles by Erwin Lutzer

Sola Scriptura!: The Protestant Position on the Bible, edited by Don Kistler

Spurgeon vs Hyper-Calvinism by Ian Murray

The Body by Charles Colson

The Glory of Gods Grace by James M. Boice

The Last Days are Here Again by Richard Kyle

The Law of Rewards by Randy Alcorn

The Legacy of Sovereign Joy by John Piper

The Prayer of Our Lord by Dr. Philip Ryken

The Truth War by John MacArthur

Why We’re Not Emergent (by two guys who should be) by Kevin DeYoung and Ted Kluck

Worship

Real Worship by Warren Wiersbe

Room for God? A Worship Challenge for a Church-growth and Marketing Era by Robert Wenz