Exploring Christianity

“You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.”
                                                                      - Jeremiah 29:13

Key Question: What do I believe about Jesus?

As a Spiritual Explorer, you may be:

  • Skeptical about Christianity, but interested in exploring questions of faith.
  • Unsure about whether the Bible is relevant.
  • Someone who prays in times of need or crisis.
  • Currently serving or willing to serve as a volunteer in organizations outside the church.

Here are some recommended readings to help you on your personal journey. We are here to help you facilitate your search for truth and purpose, so please don't hesitate to call us at our church office, or ask one of our pastors & elders on Sunday mornings.

case-for-christThe Case for Christ: A Journalist’s Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus
by Lee Strobel

A seasoned journalist chases down the biggest story in history--is there credible evidence that Jesus of Nazareth really is the son of god? Strobel, former legal editor of the Chicago Tribune, cross-examines a dozen experts and challenges them with questions like: How reliable is the New Testament? Does evidence for Jesus exist outside the Bible? Is there any reason to believe the resurrection was an actual event? Strobel’s tough, point-blank questions make this Gold Medallion-winning book read like a captivating, fastpaced novel. But it’s not fi ction. It’s a riveting quest for the truth about history’s most compelling fi gure. What will your verdict be in The Case for Christ?

study-the-bibleHow to Study the Bible
by Dr. John MacArthur

The Bible is the Word of life. As such, studying the Bible is crucial to the life and growth of every believer. This book speaks not only on how to study the Bible but also why we should study the Bible and the benefi ts of applying it to our daily lives.

experiencing-godExperiencing God: Knowing and Doing the Will of God
by Henry Blackaby, Richard Blackaby and Claude King

Experiencing God is based on seven Scriptural realities that teach us how to develop a true relationship with the Creator. It teaches us how to develop
an intimate, life-changing relationship with the Lord and how to apply God’s will to all of life’s circumstances. Here are a few of the practical things you will learn: Hear when God is speaking to you; Believe Him to be and do everything He promises; Identify a direction He is taking in your life and
recognize what He wants to do through you.

walking-with-godWalking with God
by John Eldridge

“Intimacy with God is the purpose for our lives.” In this book, John shares personal stories of what it looks like to walk with God over the course of a year. All day long we are making choices. How do we know what to do? John helps us understand that we can learn to hear God’s voice and that we can walk and talk with God every day.