Below is a growing list of recommended resources for everything from studying Scripture to finding a good church. This page exists to serve you as you seek to know, love and serve Christ.
- Best Commentaries – a website dedicated to helping Bible students of all levels make informed decisions about available commentaries.
- Bible Gateway – a searchable online Bible in over 100 versions in 50 languages.
- Devotional Christian – all the best online devotions in one place.
- ESV.org – Official Website of the English Standard Version Bible
Ministries & Organizations
- 9 Marks – helping local church pastors and leaders in the discovery and application of the biblical priorities that cultivate health and holiness in the local church.
- Be Thinking – bethinking.org aims to bring together the best possible resources for thinking about and communicating the Christian faith.
- Desiring God – God-centered resources from the ministry of John Piper.
- Enjoying God Ministries – biblical and theological resources from the ministry of Dr. Sam Storms.
- HeartCry Missionary Society – a missionary society with one great and overriding passion: that God’s Name be Great among the Nations (Malachi 1:11) and that the Lamb receive the full reward for His suffering (Revelation 7:9-10).
- Next – The vision of Next is to gather worshipers of Jesus Christ who burn with a passion to see the gospel transferred to the next generation.
- Sermon Audio – thousands of sermons hosted online and able to be downloaded for free.
- Sovereign Grace Ministries – a family of churches passionate about the gospel of Jesus Christ.
- The Gospel Coalition – a fellowship of evangelical churches deeply committed to renewing our faith in the gospel of Christ and to reforming our ministry practices to conform fully to the Scriptures.
- The Resurgence – a movement that resources multiple generations to live for Jesus so that they can effectively reach their cities with the Gospel by staying culturally accessible and Biblically faithful.
- Voddie Baucham Ministries – one of my favorite preachers/teachers.
Christian Colleges, Universities, and Seminaries
- Grand Rapids Theological Seminary
- The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
- Union University (my alma mater)
- Wheaton College
Churches (places to visit when traveling)
- Bethlehem Baptist Church – Minneapolis, MN
- Blueprint Church – Atlanta, GA
- Concord-Grandview Baptist Church – friends in Brentwood, TN.
- Cornerstone Church – Simi Valley, CA
- Covenant Life Church – Gaithersburg, MD
- CrossWay Community Church – Bristol, WI
- Englewood Baptist Church – friends in Jackson, TN.
- First Baptist Church Durham – Durham, NC
- First Baptist Church Lebanon – friends in Lebanon, TN.
- First Evangelical Free Church Grand Rapids – current church home in Grand Rapids, MI.
- Grace Family Baptist Church – Spring, TX
- Grace Life Church of the Shoals – Muscle Shoals, AL
- Judson Baptist Church – friends in Nashville, TN.
- Mars Hill Church – Seattle, WA.
- New Hope Baptist Church – friends in Gas City, IN.
- Parkside Church – Chagrin Falls, OH.
- Redeemer Presbyterian Church – New York, NY
- The Church at Brook Hills – Birmingham, AL
- The Journey – St. Louis, MO
- The Summit Church – Durham, NC
- The Village Church – Dallas, TX