the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Required Textbooks

Boston, MA

Textbooks required for each course are listed on this information sheet.  Textbook lists can also be found in the course’s syllabus on Moodle. If you need any assistance, contact the on-campus LifeWay Christian Bookstore at (502) 897-4506 or visit their webpage at:

Fall 2013

35040     Leadership & Family Ministry     Pettegrew

(Please notice that you have choices; while nine books are listed, you are required to read seven of these books)

Anthony, Michael and Michelle. eds. A Theology for Family Ministries. Nashville, TN: B&H Publishers, 2011.   OR Stinson, Randy, and Timothy Paul Jones, eds. Trained in the Fear of God. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel Academic, 2011.

Ford, Leighton. Transforming Leadership.  Downers Grove, IL: IVPress, 1991.

Haynes, Brian. Shift: What It Takes to Finally Reach Families Today. Loveland, CO: Group Publishing, 2009  OR McCracken, Bruce R. Keeping Your Kids from Canaan. A.E. Young and Associates, 2012.

Hellerman, Joseph H. When the Church Was a Family: Recapturing Jesus’ Vision for Authentic Christian Community. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2009.

Jones, Timothy Paul, Field Ministry Field Guide. Indianapolis: WPH, 2011.

Sande, Kenneth. The Peacemaker. Rev. ed. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2004.

Sanders, J.Oswald. Spiritual Leadership. Chicago, IL: Moody Press, 1994

32960     Intro to Missiology     Casey

Bruce R. Ashford. Theology and Practice of Mission: God, the Church, and the Nations. Nashville: B&H, 2011.

Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert. What Is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission. Wheaton: Crossway, 2011.

John Piper. Let the Nations be Glad: The Supremacy of God in Missions. 3rd edition.  Grand Rapids: Baker, 2010.

M. David Sills.  The Missionary Call: Find your place in God’s plan for the world. Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2008.

29250     Survey of Christian Ethics     Coppenger

John S. Feinberg and Paul D. Feinberg, Ethics for a Brave New World, 2nd Edition, Updated and Expanded (Wheaton: Crossway, 1993, 2010).


That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.