Recommended Reading List

Recommended Reading List

With the UK and much of the rest of the world in total lock down, many people find themselves with some precious spare time on their hands. Time to engage in the lost art of reading!

If you are wondering where to start, here is a list of highly recommended books, kindly submitted by Eugene Higgins (New Jersey, USA), who has often preached at HGH over the years and is a widely read Bible teacher:

BIOGRAPHIES
George Müller of Bristol: His Life of Prayer and Faith by A. T. Pierson
Spurgeon by Arnold Dallimore
Robert Murray M’Cheyne by Andrew Bonar
The Burning Heart (John Wesley biography) by A. Skevington Wood
To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson by Courtney Anderson
James Hudson Taylor: 2-volume set (The Growth of a Soul and the Growth of a Work) by Dr. and Mrs. Howard Taylor
George Whitefield: The Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the Eighteenth Century Revival – Volumes I & II by Arnold A. Dallimore
A Retrospect by James Hudson Taylor
The Triumph of John and Betty Stam by Mrs. Howard Taylor
Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testament of Jim Elliot by Elisabeth Elliot
Through Gates of Splendour by Elisabeth Elliot
Pastor Hsi by Mrs. Howard Taylor
The Cambridge Seven by John Pollock
Behind the Ranges: J. O. Fraser of Lisuland by Mrs. Howard Taylor
Lords of the Earth by Don Richardson
The Life of Dwight L. Moody by William R. Moody
The Life of William Farel by Frances Bevan
The Life and Diary of David Brainerd by David Brainerd and Jonathan Edwards
Plus every book in the Pioneer Series published by Gospel Tract Publications, Glasgow, Scotland, featuring the lives of Donald Ross, Donald Munroe, Frank Knox, David Rae, James Campbell, Duncan Matheson etc).

THE PERSON OF CHRIST
The Son of God by J. G. Bellett
The Moral Glory of the Lord Jesus by J. G. Bellett
Christ in All the Scriptures by A. M. Hodgkin
Our Glorious Lord by J. Hewitt

ESCHATOLOGY
The Coming Prince by Sir Robert Anderson
Things to Come: A Study in Biblical Eschatology by J. Dwight Pentecost

APOLOGETICS
Can We Be Good Without God? by Paul Chamberlain
Listen! – God Speaks by Arno Gaebelein
What If the Bible Had Never Been Written? by D. James Kennedy and Jerry Newcombe
What if Jesus Had Never Been Born? by D. James Kennedy and Jerry Newcombe

CHARACTER STUDIES
Moses, Servant of God by F. B. Meyer
Israel – A Prince with God by F. B. Meyer

CHURCH TRUTH
Gathering Unto His Name by Norman Crawford

FICTION
Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan