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LIBRARY

Welcome to Bethel Library

Come into the library for good conversations, as well as access to magazines, books, and media. Our mission is to support the children and adults of our congregation as we all learn to walk in Christ. Please see a staff member or e-mail library@bethelopc.org if you have a reference question.

Open hours

Sundays: 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. &  5:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Library catalog

Search our collection’s online catalog.

Fellowship of Readers

During the winter months, Bethel Library offers a reading program for all ages. Children read lots of books, working toward a common goal in order to contribute to a missionary project. Adults meet several times on Friday evenings to recommend what they’ve read to others.

New Books & Media

commentaries
F. F. Bruce, The Gospel of John
Carson & Nielson, eds., Resurrection Life in a World of Suffering: 1 Peter
Derek Kidner, The Message of Ecclesiastes

nonfiction
Richard Baxter, Depression, Anxiety, and the Christian Life
Henry Chadwick, The Early Church
Cameron Cole, Therefore I Have Hope
Martin Luther, Martin Luther: Selections from His Writings
William B. Evans, What Is the Incarnation?
Wayne Grudem, Christian Ethics
D. G. Hart, Still Protesting: Why the Reformation Matters
Drew Hunter, Made for Friendship
Timothy Keller, Ministries of Mercy, 3rd ed.
Matthew McCullough, Remember Death
Nielson & Furman, eds., Joyfully Spreading the Word
R. C. Sproul, What Is Reformed Theology?
Wilkins & Thoennes, Biblical and Theological Studies

dvds
Bethel Follies 1994
John Piper, TULIP: The Pursuit of God’s Glory in Salvation
R. C. Sproul, Knowing Scripture

cds
The Listener’s MP3 Bible
, narrated by Max McLean
William Philip, Why We Pray

fiction
Lynn Austin, Legacy of Mercy
Charles Dickens, Haunted Man
Walter Wangerin, Wounds Are Where Light Enters
Ben Witherington, A Week in the Life of Corinth

Children’s

nonfiction
Hunt & Hunt, Cassie & Caleb Discover God’s Wonderful Design
Jani Ortlund, A Child’s First Book about Marriage

fiction
Mig Holder, Papa Panov’s Special Day
C. S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Fiona Waters, Oscar Wilde’s The Selfish Giant

dvds
Adventures in Odyssey: Go West, Young Man, In Harm’s Way,
Someone to Watch over Me, A Stanger among Us, Star Quest

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commentaries
Paul Gardner, 1 & 2 Peter & Jude
Richard S. Hess, Song of Songs
Alec Motyer, 6 Ways the Old Testament Speaks Today

nonfiction
Hannah Anderson, Humble Roots
Matthew Arbo, Walking through Infertility
Michael F. Bird, Introducing Paul
Thomas Goodwin, Christ Set Forth
John Owen, The Holy Spirit: His Gifts and Power
John Owen, Overcoming Sin & Temptation
Joe Rigney, Lewis on the Christian Life
Bruce Steward, Las Doctrinas de la Gracia
Paul David Tripp, Redeeming Money

biography
Sinclair Ferguson, The Trinitarian Devotion of John Owen
Jeffrey S. McDonald, John Gerstner …

fiction
Michelle Phoenix, The Space between Words

cds
Andrew Peterson, Resurrection Letters

Children’s

nonfiction
Lainna Callentine, The Complete Circulatory System
Linda Findlayson,  God’s Timeline

fiction
Glen Keane, The Adventures of Adam Raccoon, 8 vols.
Carine Mackenzie, Jeremiah and Job
Sarah Reju, God Is Better Than Trucks
Jason Weber, Farmer Herman and the Flooding Barn

commentaries
Karen H. Jobes, Esther

nonfiction
Sam A. Andreades, Engendered
Tom Breeden, Can I Smoke Pot?
Jerry Bridges, The Fruitful Life
Rosario Butterfield, The Gospel Comes with a House Key
Catecismo Menor y Confesion de Fe de Westminster
Brian L. De Jong, Honoring the Elderly
Jean Fleming, Pursue the Intentional Life
Michael Horton, Ordinary
John W. Sanderson, The Fruit of the Spirit

biography
Davis A. Young, For Me to Live Is Christ

cds
Ken Myers, Mars Hill Audio Journal 137

fiction
Joseph Bayly, Winterflight
Cathy Gohlke, Until We Find Home
Cynthia Ruchti, Song of Silence
Kelli Stuart, Like a River from Its Course
Robert Whitlow, A Time to Stand

Children’s

nonfiction
Carine Mackenzie, The Christian Focus Story Bible
Carine Mackenzie, 365 Great Bible Stories

biography
Simonetta Carr, Irenaeus of Lyon
Caroline McAlister, John Ronald’s Dragons

fiction
Crystal Bowman, Does God Take Naps?
Bruce Howard, Little Fox
J. A. Myhre, A Forest, a Flood, and an Unlikely Star
Russ Pulliam, Haggai
Walter Wangerin Jr., I Am My Grandpa’s Enkelin

board books
Marjorie Redford, My Bible Says
R. VanDoodewaard, The Doctor Who Became a Preacher

cds
Keith and Kristyn Getty, Getty Kid’s Hymnal: For the Cause

nonfiction
Denny Burk, What Is the Meaning of Sex?
D. A. Carson, Christ and Culture Revisited
William Lane Craig, Reasonable Faith, 3rd ed.
Sinclair Ferguson, Child in the Manger
Sinclair Ferguson & Derek Thomas, Ichthus
Finn & Kimble, eds.,  A Reader’s Guide to . . . Jonathan Edwards
Michael Horton, The Law of Perfect Freedom
Mark Jones, God Is:  A Devotional Guide to the Attributes of God
Michael J. Kruger, Canon Revisited
P. Moreland, ed., Theistic Evolution
David Murray, Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture
Shona & David Murray, Refresh: Embracing a Grace-Paced Life …
John Newton, Jewels from John Newton
Philip Ryken, The Messiah Comes to Middle-Earth

fiction
Tessa Afshar, Bread of Angels
Christina Suzann Nelson, If We Make It Home
David Williams, When the English Fall

Children’s

nonfiction
The New City Catechism: 52 Questions and Answers …
Michael Oard, The New Weather Book
Rainforest Friends
Matthew Sleeman, Meet Jesus in Mark: His Gospel in 24 Readings
Brian Wildsmith, Joseph

fiction
Lysa TerKeurst, It Will Be Okay

board books
Rebecca VanDoodewaard
The Man Who Preached Outside: George Whitefield
The Woman Who Helped a Reformer: Katharina Luther
The Woman Who Loved to Give Books: Susannah Spurgeon

 

 

 

Top Ten Titles: Fruit of the Spirit

The Fruit of the Spirit by John W. Sanderson
The Fruitful Life by Jerry Bridges
Gospel Powered Humility by William P. Farley
Loving the Way Jesus Loves by Phil Ryken
The Mark of the Christian by Francis A. Schaeffer
The Message of Galatians by John R. W. Stott
Our Triune God by Philip Ryken & Michael Lefebvre
The Quest for Meekness & Quietness of Spirit by Matthew Henry
The Secret of Contentment by William B. Barcley
Walking in the Spirit by Kenneth Berding

Donations

We do accept donations of lightly worn, recent books, which we may add to the collection or place on the freebie table to share with others. Ask for a copy of our donation policy.

Soli Deo Gloria!