Some of these books will also be listed under Apologetics books.
ADULTS / TEENS:
“Ask Them Why: How to Help Unbelievers Find the Truth” – by Jay Lucas, Senior Pastor of “Grace Community Church” in Ohio.
“BEGIN: a journey through scriptures for seekers and new believers” – compiled & edited by Ken Ham & Bodie Hodge of “Answers in Genesis” (AIG).
“Not What You Think: Why the Bible Might Be Nothing We Expected Yet Everything We Need” – by Michael McAfee and Lauren McAfee; “What if we cleared the deck on our preconceptions of this book and encountered it anew? What if we came with the understanding that our questions are welcome? And what if these pages presented less of a system to figure out, and more of a story to step into – a story with more surprising plot twists than we might think?”
“One-Minute Answers for Skeptics: Concise Responses to the Top 40 Questions” – by Charlie H. Campbell of “Always Be Ready”; now offer updated edition responding to 50 questions.
“Openness Unhindered: Further Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert on Sexual Identity and Union with Christ” – by Rosaria Champagne Butterfield, former lesbian professor of women’s studies.
“The Case for Faith: A Journalist Investigates the Toughest Objections to Christianity” – by Lee Strobel, former atheist investigative reporter.
“The Hole in our Gospel – 10th Anniversary Edition” – by Richard Stearns, President of “World Vision U.S”; NOTE: includes graphic descriptions of genocide in Rwanda.
“The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert : An English Professor’s Journey into Christian Faith” – by Rosaria Champagne Butterfield, former lesbian professor of women’s studies.
“Witnessing Without Fear: How to Share Your Faith with Confidence” – by Bill Bright, founder of “CRU” (formerly “Campus Crusade for Christ”).