Independence, KY

Suggested Reading

The Discipleship House Psalter was produced in response to a group study of Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Life Together. The psalter is a selection of Psalms meant to be read, prayed, or sang either individually or in a community of believers. Each Psalm contained is linked to the ESV version of the chapter on Bible Gateway and a YouTube link of the passage being read. Click to title linked above to view the psalter.

Below is a list of suggested readings.
Many of them have been used in various studies within the ministry.

The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership: Follow Them and People Will Follow You – John C. Maxwell (study guide below)

A Grief Observed – C.S. Lewis

Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Prophet, Martyr, Spy – Eric Metaxas

The Cost of Discipleship – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Cross-Cultural Servanthood: Serving the World in Christlike Humility – Duane Elmer

Desiring God: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist – John Piper

Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Christmas Sermons – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Discipleship – A.W. Tozer (study guide below)

Follow Me: A Call to Die. A Call to Live. – David Platt

God’s Undertaker: Has Science Buried God – John Lennox

The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief – Francis Collins

Lectures to My Students – Charles Spurgeon

Letters to the Church – Francis Chan

Life Together – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The Mentor Leader: Secrets to Building People and Teams that Win Consistently – Tony Dungy

Mere Christianity – C.S. Lewis

My Utmost for His Highest – Oswald Chambers

Pensees – Blaise Pascal

The Pursuit of God – A.W. Tozer (study guide below)

Radical: Taking Back Your Faith From the American Dream – David Platt (study guide below)

Radical Together – David Platt

The Ragamuffin Gospel: Good News for the Bedraggled, Beat Up, and Burnt Out – Brennan Manning

Reclaiming Christianity: A Call to Authentic Faith – A.W. Tozer

Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance – Tony Dungy


Discipleship Discussion Guide


Laws of Leadership Discussion Guide


Radical Discussion Guide


Jesus the Leader Discussion Guide


Life Together Discussion Guide


Pursuit of God Discussion Guide


Selected Book Summaries