Book Review Index


Below are links to all of the book reviews on the Walking Together Ministries site. They are arranged in alphabetical order by author’s last name.  The list is updated as new reviews are added.


Jay Adams – Godliness Through Discipline

Agamben, Giorgio – The Church and the Kingdom

Akers, Armstrong, and Woodbridge (eds.) – This We Believe

Akin, Danny – A Theology of the Church

Akin, Danny – Five Who Changed the World

Alcorn, Randy – Sexual Temptation: Establishing Guardrails and Winning the Battle

Allen, Thomas B. – George Washington, Spymaster

Amorth, Gabriele – An Exorcist Tells His Story

Anyabwile, Thabiti – What is a Healthy Church Member?

Appelbaum, Patricia – St. Francis of America

Asher, Jay – Thirteen Reasons Why


Baker, J.A. – The Peregrine

Bangs, Carl – Arminius: A Study in the Dutch Reformation

Barnett, Paul – Is the New Testament Reliable?

Barth, Karl – Dogmatics in Outline

Beatty, Robert – Serafina and the Black Cloak

Belcher, Jim – Deep Church

Benedict XVI – Called to Communion: Understanding the Church Today

Berlinski, David – The Devil’s Delusion: Atheism and Its Scientific Pretensions

Bethge, Renate – Dietrich Bonhoeffer: A Brief Life

Blackburn, Simon – Lust: A Review

Blatty, William Peter – The Exorcist

Bonaventure – A Life of St. Francis

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich – Sanctorum Communion: A Theological Study of the Sociology etc.

Bono – On the Move

Bradshaw, Timothy (ed.) – Grace and Truth in the Secular Age

Bray, Gerald – The Personal God

Brewster, Paul – Andrew Fuller: Model Pastor-Theologian

Bridges, Charles – The Christian Ministry

Bridges, Jerry – The Pursuit of Holiness

Brisco, Brad and Lance Ford – Missional Essentials

Buckley, Christopher – Losing Mum and Pup: A Memoir

Buccola, Nicholas – The Fire is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate About Race in America

Bugliosi, Vincent and Marlin Marynick – Helter Skelter and Charles Manson Now

Burleson, Wade – Hardball Religion


Callahan, Kennon L. – A New Beginning for Pastors and Congregations

Capote, Truman – In Cold Blood

Card, Michael – A Better Freedom

Card, Michael – A Fragile Stone: The Emotional Life of Simon Peter

Card, Michael – Scribbling in the Sand: Christ and Creativity

Carey, William – An Enquiry into the Obligations of Christians to Use Means etc.

Carroll, B.H – Ecclesia

Chesterton, G.K. – St. Francis of Assisi

Clairborne, Shane – Irresistible Revolution

Coren, Michael – Gilbert: The Man Who Was G.K. Chesterton

Covington, Howard E., Jr. – Lady on the Hill

Craddock, Fred B. – Craddock Stories

Craddock, Fred B. – Reflections on My Call to Preach

Craig, William Lane – The Only Wise God

Crawford, Dan R. – The Prayer-Shaped Disciple


D’Elia, John A. – A Place at the Table: George Eldon Ladd and the Rehabilitation etc.

Day, Vox – The Irrational Atheist

Dekar, Paul – Community of the Transfiguration

Dever, Mark – Discipling

Dever, Mark – What Is A Healthy Church?

DeYoung, Kevin – Just Do Something: How to Make a Decision Without Dreams etc.

Dick, Philip K. – Ubik

Dockery, David S. and Roger D. Duke – John A. Broadus: A Living Legacy

Duvall, J. Scott and J. Daniel Hays – Grasping God’s Word

Duvall, J. Scott – The Heart of Revelation


Eco, Umberto – Confessions of a Young Novelist

Eco, Umberto – On Ugliness

Eco, Umberto – Turning Back the Clock: Hot Wars and Media Populism

Eco, Umberto and Carlo Maria Martini – Belief or Nonbelief

Eco, Umberto and Jean-Claude Carriere – This is Not the End of the Book

Edwards, Jonathan – The Resolutions and Advice to Young Converts

Elder, Robert – Calhoun: American Heretic

Elliff, Jim – Revival and the Unregenerate Church Member

Ellis, E. Earle – The World of St. John

Endo, Shusaku – Silence

Erickson, Millard – Evangelical Interpretation

Erickson, Millard – Making Sense of the Trinity

Eskridge, Larry – God’s Forever Family

Evans, G.R. – John Wyclif: Myth & Reality


Fackre, Gabriele – Restoring the Center: Essays Evangelical and Ecumenical

Faulkner, John – My Brother Bill

Ferguson, Sinclair – The Grace of Repentance

Fish, Roy – When Heaven Touched Earth

Fletcher, Jesse C. – Bill Wallace of China

Foster, Richard – Celebration of Discipline

Frazier, Charles – Thirteen Moons: A Novel

Friedrich, Karl Josef – Rachoff


Galli, Mark – Francis of Assisi and his World

Garrett, James Leo, Jr. – Baptist Church Discipline

Garrett, James Leo, Jr. – Baptist Theology: A Four-Century Study

Garrett, James Leo, Jr. – Evangelism for Discipleship

Geiger, Eric, Michael Kelley, and Philip Nation – Transformational Discipleship

George, Timothy (ed.) – God the Holy Trinity

George, Timothy – Theology of the Reformers

George, Timothy and Eric F. Mason (eds.) – Theology in the Service of the Church

George, Timothy and John Woodbridge’s – The Mark of Jesus

Gilbert, Greg – What is the Gospel?

Glover, Vic – Keeping Heart on Pine Ridge

Goldsworthy, Graeme – Preaching the Whole Bible as Christian Scripture

Gooch, Brad – Flannery: A Life of Flannery O’Connor

Greene, Graham – The Power and the Glory

Greidanus, Sidney – The Modern Preacher and the Ancient Text

Gritsch, Eric – Martin Luther’s Anti-Semitism: Against His Better Judgment

Gross, Craig – Eyes of Integrity

Gross, Craig and J.R. Mahon – Starving Jesus

Guinness, Os – The Devil’s Gauntlet

Guinness, Os – Time for Truth

Gundry, Robert – The Church and the Tribulation


Hanegraaff, Hank – The Prayer of Jesus

Hart, David Bentley – Atheist Delusions

Hart, David Bentley – The Devil and Pierre Gernet

Hauerwas, Stanley – Hannah’s Child: A Theologian’s Memoir

Hays, Duvall, and Pate’s Understanding the Book of Revelation

Haynes, Stephen R. – The Battle for Bonhoeffer

Heller, Joseph – Catch-22

Hemphill, Ken – The Prayer of Jesus

Hengel, Martin – Crucifixion

Henry, Carl F.H. – Has Democracy Had Its Day?

Henry, Carl F.H. – The Uneasy Conscience of Modern Fundamentalism

Hughes, R. Kent and Barbara – Liberating Ministry from the Success Syndrome

Hurtado, Larry – Why on Earth Did Anyone Become a Christian in the First Three Centuries?

Huizinga, Johan – Erasmus and the Age of Reformation

Humphreys, Fisher – Baptist Theology: A Really Short Version

Huxley, Aldous – Brave New World


Kafka, Franz – The Metamorphosis

Kafka, Franz – The Trial

Keller, Timothy – The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness

Kelly, J.N.D. – Golden Mouth: The Story of John Chrysostom

Kingsolver, Barbara – The Poisonwood Bible


Lawhead, Stephen – Byzantium

Lawhead, Stephen – In the Region of the Summer Stars (Eirlandia, Book 1)

Lawless, Chuck – Membership Matters

Lewis, C.S. – Letters to Malcolm: Chiefly on Prayer

Luther, Martin – A Simple Way to Pray


MacDonald, Ronald – From a Northern Window

Mack, Wayne – To Be or Not to be a Church Member?

Maguire, Nancy Klein – An Infinity of Little Hours

Maier, Paul – Martin Luther: A Man Who Changed the World

Marius, Richard – Martin Luther: The Christian Between God and Death

Massey, James Earl – Stewards of the Story: The Task of Preaching

Mathews, Kenneth – Genesis 1-11:26

McCallum, John – Revealed

McCarthy, Comac – All the Pretty Horses

McCarthy, Cormac – Blood Meridian

McCarthy, Cormac – Child of God

McCarthy, Cormac – No Country for Old Men

McCarthy, Cormac – The Counselor

McCarthy, Cormac – The Road

McCullough, David – The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914

McGrath, Alister – What Was God Doing on the Cross?

McGrath, Alister and Joanna Collicut – The Dawkins’ Delusion

McKnight, Scot – Fasting

Meacham, John – American Gospel

Merton, Thomas – The Wisdom of the Desert

Metaxas, Eric – Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

Miller, Calvin – Into the Depths of God

Miller, Calvin – Life is Mostly Edges

Miller, Calvin – The Path of Celtic Prayer

Miller, Calvin – The Singer

Miller, Walter M., Jr. – A Canticle for Leibowitz

Mohler, Al – Atheism Remix

Mohler, Al – Culture Shift

Mohler, Al – Desire and Deceit: The Real Cost of the New Sexual Tolerance

Mommsen, Peter – Homage to a Broken Man: The Life of J. Heinrich Arnold


Niebuhr, H. Richard – Christ and Culture

Nouwen, Henri – Out of Solitude


O’Brien, Brandon J. – Not From Around Here: What Unites Us, What Divides Us, and How We Can Move Forward

O’Connor, Flannery – A Prayer Journal

O’Neill, Dan – Signatures: The Story of John Michael Talbot

Oden, Thomas C. – A Change of Heart

Oden, Thomas C. – Requiem: A Lament in Three Movements

Olson, Roger and Christopher Hall – The Trinity

Orwell, George – 1984


St. Patrick – St. Patrick: His Confessions and Other Works

Patterson, Paige – Anatomy of a Reformation

Pelikan, Jaroslav – The Vindication of Tradition

Peterson, Eugene – Under the Unpredictable Plant

Piper, John – A Hunger for God

Piper, John – When the Darkness Will Not Lift

Piper, John and D.A. Carson – The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor

Powlison, David – Anger: Escaping the Maze

Punke, Michael – The Revenant


Rainer, Thom, Akin, Lawless, Iorg, Rankin – Great Commission Resurgence

Resnick, Mike – Santiago

Ridderbos, Herman – Redemptive History and the New Testament Scriptures

Rinehart, Stacy – Upside Down: The Paradox of Servant Leadership


Sabatier, Paul – Life of Saint Francis of Assisi

Salinger, J.D. – The Catcher in the Rye

Savage, Joe – More of God, More of Me

Schaeffer, Francis – How Should We Then Live?, Whatever Happened to etc.

Schaeffer, Frank – Crazy for God

Schaeffer, Frank – Dancing Alone

Schaeffer, Frank – Sex, Mom & God

Seamands, David – Healing for Damaged Emotions

Sheffield, Robert (compiler) – Deacons as Leaders

Shelley, Mary – Frankenstein

Sproul, R.C. – The Holiness of God

Stiles, J. Mack – Evangelism: How the Whole Church Speaks of Jesus

Stott, John – Baptism and Fullness: The Work of the Holy Spirit Today

Stott, John – Basic Christianity

Stott, John – Evangelical Truth

Sweeney, Jon M. – Almost Catholic

Sweet, Leonard and Frank Viola – Jesus Manifesto


Talbot, John Michael – Francis of Assisi’s Sermon on the Mount

Talbot, John Michael – The Master Musician

Thomas, D.M. – Solzhenitsyn: A Century in His Life

Thompson, Augustine – Francis of Assisi: A New Biography

Thornbury, Gregory – Recovering Classic Evangelicalism

Tolkien, J.R.R. – Beowulf

Tolstoy, Leo – The Death of Ivan Ilyich

Turner, Daniel – A Modest Plea for Free Communion at the Lord’s Table etc.


VanDrunen, David – Living in God’s Two Kingdoms

Vang, Preben and Terry Carter – Telling God’s Story

Vonnegut, Kurt – God Bless You, Dr. Kevorkian

Vonnegut, Kurt – Slaughterhouse Five


Walton, John H. – The Lost World of Adam and Eve

Walton, John H. – The Lost World of Genesis One

Watson, Francis – Text and Truth

Waugh, Alexander – Fathers and Sons

Waugh, Evelyn – Brideshead Revisited

Wendel, Francois – Calvin: Origins and Development of His Religious Thought

Wernick, Robert – The Vikings

Whitney, Donald S. – Family Worship: In the Bible, In History & In Your Home

Willard, Dallas – Renovation of the Heart

Willard, Dallas – The Great Omission

Willimon, Will – Accidental Preacher

Wills, Garry – Font of Life: Ambrose, Augustine, and the Mystery of Baptism

Wilson, N.D. – Death by Living

Witherington, Ben – Making a Meal of It: Rethinking the Theology of the Lord’s Supper

Witherington, Ben – Troubled Waters: Rethinking the Theology of Baptism

Wright, N.T. – The Last Word: Beyond the Bible Wars to a New Understanding etc.

Wright, N.T. – Surprised by Hope


Yancey, Philip – Where the Light Fell

Yarnell, Malcolm – God the Trinity

Yarnell, Malcolm (editor) – The Anabaptists and Contemporary Baptists


Zuendel, Friedrich – The Awakening