the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Required Textbooks

Northwest Arkansas

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     Feltner

Beuving, Mark and Chan, Francis.  2012.  Multiply.  Colorado Springs: David Cook.

Grudem, W., and D. Rainey, eds. 2003. Pastoral Leadership for Manhood and Womanhood. Wheaton, IL: Crossway.

Jones, T., ed. 2009. Perspectives on Family Ministry. Nashville, TN: B&H Publishing Group.

Laniak, Timothy S. 2006. Shepherds after My Own Heart: Pastoral Traditions and Leadership in the Bible. New Studies in biblical Theology series edited by D.A. Carson. IVP.

Mahaney, C.J. 2005. Humility. Sisters, OR: Multnomah.

Malphurs, Aubrey and Mancini, Will. Building Leaders – Blueprints for Developing Leadership At Every Level of Your Church. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2004.

Wright, Steve, with Chris Graves, 2008. Rethink. Wake Forest, NC. Inquest Ministries, Inc.

22200     Intro to New Testament I     Williams

A good translation of the Bible.

Bock, Darrell L. and Gregory J. Herrick. Jesus in Context: Background Readings for Gospel Study. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2005. ISBN: 0-80010-2719-5.

Burge, Gary. Jesus and the Jewish Festivals. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2012. ISBN: 978-0-310  28047-7.

Ferguson, Everett. Background to Early Christianity. 3rd Edition. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans,          2003. ISBN: 978-0-8028-2221-5.

Strauss, Mark. Four Portraits, One Jesus. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-310       22697.

22220     Intro to New Testament II     Williams

A good modern translation of the Bible.

Bauckham, Richard. The Theology of the Book of Revelation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. ISBN: 521-35691-1.

Burge, Gary M., et al. The New Testament in Antiquity: A Survey of the New Testament Within Its Cultural Contexts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2009. ISBN: 978-0-310-24495-0.

Ferguson, Everett. Background to Early Christianity. 3rd Edition. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003. ISBN: 978-0-8028-2221-5.

Jobes, Karen H. Letters to the Church: A Survey of Hebrews and the General Epistles. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-310-26738-6.

Richards, Randolph E. Paul and First-Century Letter Writing: Secretaries, Composition, and Collection. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2004. ISBN: 8308-2788-9.


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