The pastors at Brandywine Valley Baptist Church have created a list of recommended books. You can purchase them at your local book store or order them online through This list will be updated periodically. To see all of the books, use the “Filter & Sort” function and select “Purchased and Unpurchased.” Here are the recommended books for November and December 2018.

The Message of 1 Peter
By: Edmund P. Clowney
Peter shows us what the story of Jesus’ life means for us as we take up our cross and follow him.
You Lost Me
By: David Kinnaman
Why young Christians are leaving church and rethinking faith.

You lost me by david kinnaman.


Desiring God 
By: John Piper
Meditations of a Christian Hedonist. The pursuit of pleasure in God is not only permissible, it’s essential.

Desiring God by john piper.


Watching for the Light
By: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Annie Dillard
Readings for Advent and Christmas.

watch for the light by Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Annie Dillard.


Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God
By: J. I. Packer and Mark Dever
A right understanding of God’s sovereignty is not so much a barrier to evangelism as an incentive and powerful support for it.

Evangelism and the sovereignty of god by j. i. packer and mark dever


Walking with God through Pain and Suffering
By: Timothy Keller
The question of why God would allow pain and suffering in the world has vexed believers and nonbelievers for millennia.
Walking with God by Timothy Keller.