Pastor Lassman's Monthly Book Suggestions

September 2010

Christ Have Mercy: How to Put Your Faith in Action by Matthew Harrison. Published by Concordia Publishing House, 2008.

May 2010
The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus by Lee Strobe

April 2010
The Defense Never Rests (A powerful critique of American Christianity) by Craig Parton

March 2010
The True Visible Church and the Form of a Christian Congregation by C.F.W. Walther

February 2010
Beyond Culture Wars: Is America a Mission Field or Battlefield? by Michael Horton

January 2010
Doctrine is Life: Robert D. Preus Essays on Justification and the Lutheran Confessions
Always Daddy's Girl by H. Norman Wright

December 2009
The Religious Bodies of America by F.E. Mayer (CPH)
Healing Grace by David A. Seamands

November 2009
Marriage is like Dancing by Richard C. Eyer, CPH 2007
Eucharist and Church Fellowship in the first Four Centuries by Werner Elert, CPH, 1966

October 2009
Renewing the Family Spirit (Overcoming Conflict to Enjoy Stronger Family Ties) by David J. Ludwig (CPH)
The Lord's Supper by John R. Stephenson (Vol. XII in Confessional Lutheran Dogmatics) (CPH)

September 2009
Telling Yourself the Truth: Find Your Way Out of Depression, Anxiety, Fear, Anger, and Other Common Problems by Applying the Principles of Misbelief Therapy by by William Backus and Marie Chapian
Law, Life, and the Living God by Scott R Murray

May 2009
A Theology to Live By: The Practical Luther for the Practicing Christian by Herman A Preus

April 2009
Postmodern Times: A Christian Guide to Contemporary Thought and Culture by Edward, Jr. Veith
Women Pastors? - 2nd Edition by Matthew C. Harrison; John T. Pless
A Skeleton in God's Closet by Paul Maier

March 2009
Dying to Live: The Power of Forgiveness by Rev.Harold L Senkbeil
Dining With the Devil: The Megachurch Movement Flirts With Modernity by Os Guinness
Testing the Claims of Church Growth by Rodney E. Zwonitzer

February 2009
The Spirituality of the Cross by Gene Edward Veith, Jr
Eusebius: The Church History by Paul L. Maier

January 2009
Christ Esteem: Where the Search for Self-Esteem Ends by Don Matzat
In Search of the Genesis World by Erich A. Von Fange
Darwin on Trial by Philip Johnson

December 2008
Grace upon Grace by John Kleinig
In the Fullness of Time: A Historian Looks at Christmas, Easter, and the Early Church by Paul L. Maier
Luther for Armchair Theologians by Steven D. Paulson

November 2008
Is God Listening? by Andrew Steinmann
A Seminary in Crisis by Paul Zimmerman
A summary of Christian Doctrine by Edward Koehler; Alfred Koehler revision

October 2008
Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther by Roland H. Bainton
Reading the Psalms with Luther by Martin Luther
Why I Am a Lutheran by Daniel Preus
Kitty, My Rib by E. Jane Mall

September 2008
The Proper Distinction Between Law and Gospel by C.F.W. Walther
Sanctification: Christ in Action by Harold Senkbeil
Luther's Small Catechism