Living as a Disciple of Christ
Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper. Living a life that matters because you love Jesus.
Union With Christ by Rankin Wilbourne. This book reveals the transformational power of this ancient doctrine while addressing the basic questions of the human heart.
Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations by Alex and Brett Harris. A book written by teenagers for teenagers about how to impact the world with your faith.
Look and Live: Behold the Soul-Thrilling, Sin-Destroying Glory of Christ by Matt Papa. Worship as a lifestyle; accessible for students.
Transformed by Truth: Why and How to Study the Bible for Yourself as a Teen by Katherine Forster. Written by a teen for teens, Forster speaks as one who knows the struggles young people face in reading the Bible. However, she doesn’t let emerging adults off the hook- she challenges young seekers and believers to do the hard work of habitual Bible study- and encourages them to seek the rewards of loving God’s word. See our review here.
Lost and Found: How Jesus Helped Us Discover Our True Selves ed. Collin Hansen. This highly readable book contains twelve powerful testimonies from men and women who realized they were lost when Jesus found them. Voices as varied as Joni Eareckson Tada, Christopher Yuan, Aixa de Lopez, and Vaneetha Rendall Risner will encourage teenagers to trust in Jesus and embrace His plan for their lives. A good option for the kid who isn’t much of a reader but likes a good story.