Monday, January 30, 2012

5 Year Reading and Memorization Plan

Books to read over the next 5 years – I will tell you that I have already read outside of this list, but these are books that, God willing, I will read within the next 5 years.

Institutes of the Christian Religion
by John Calvin

The Bondage of the Will by Martin Luther

The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan

The Cross of Christ by John R.W. Scott

The Mortification of Sin (A Puritan’s Guide) by John Owen

The City of God by Augustine of Hippo

The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Life Together by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Preaching and Preachers by Dr. Martin Lloyd Jones

Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth by Richard Foster

Lectures to my Students by Charles H. Spurgeon

Knowing God by J.I. Packer

Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas

Scripture verses to memorize.

Matthew 28:16-20; Matthew 22:37-40; Isaiah 62:6-7; Colossians 3:1-4; Colossians 3:15-17

Romans 5:1-5; Romans 8:1-5; John 3:16-21; Hebrews 4:14-16; Hebrews 12:1-4

1 John 1:5-10; Philippians 3:7-11; Hebrew 13:20-21; 1 Peter 1:3-9

Proverbs 18:10; Psalm 1:1-6; Revelation 21:1-5

1 Corinthians 6:12-17; 1 Timothy 6:6-10; Titus 1:6-9

Isaiah 9:2-7; Jeremiah 31:31-35; John 1:1-5; John 1:14