What’s the big deal about Biblical Theology?

As part of our Reading Plan for 2020, we’re going to highlight resources around the monthly theme. In February, we’re unpacking Biblical Theology. Biblical theology is the attempt to tell the whole story of the whole Bible as christian Scripture. Dive in:



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Biblical Theology: How the Church Faithfully Teaches the Gospel (Nick Roark & Robert Cline) — One of the most important safeguards against false gospels is an understanding of biblical theology: reading the Bible in light of its main message, culminating in Jesus Christ. Translations available: German | Portuguese | Romanian | Spanish


Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church (Michael Lawrence) — Lays out biblical theology in four areas: counseling, missions, caring for the poor, and church/state relations. Rich in application and practical insight, this book will equip pastors and church leaders to think, preach, and do ministry through the framework of biblical theology.


The Whole Truth about God: Biblical Theology (Bobby Jamieson) — When churches center everything they do on God’s Word—when the pulpit ministry gives direction to every aspect of the church’s life—growth happens God’s way. God’s Word is what creates the church, and it’s what sustains it, too.