Top Christian Books: Religious books are deep and interesting. If you haven’t read any religious book yet then you can start with Christian books. Many writers and authors have written some brilliant books on Christian spirituality so to look for the best out of them is a difficult task.
Whether you visit a Christian book store and look for Christian books online, you will get plenty of options. In this case, it is obvious to get confused to get a suitable Christian book. So here we are to tell you about the best Christian works. The books we have mentioned here are among the best selling books of this genre. Every single book we have given here is worth to be a part of your collection. So, let’s have a look at the best books of Christian spirituality.
- 1 Top Christian Books
- 1.1 Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
- 1.2 Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back by Todd Burpo, Lynn Vincent
- 1.3 The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel
- 1.4 Wild at Heart by John Eldredge
- 1.5 The 5 Love Languages by Dr. Gary Chapman
- 1.6 Her Mother’s Hope by Francine Rivers
- 1.7 Outlive Your Life by Max Lucado
- 1.8 90 Minutes in Heaven by Don Piper
Top Christian Books
No matter from which religion you belong to, religious books always give you peace and a different view to look at things. Here we have mentioned the best Christian books. Pick any one of them and start reading it;
Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
The book is written by Clive Staples Lewis who is known for his classic work titled The Chronicles of Narnia. The writer has written some other beautiful work too and in this book, he is trying to look at Christianity from a different angle.
The book is based on an informal radio broadcast and it was published into three separate books; The Case for Christianity, Christian Behavior, and Beyond Personality. This book shows the fundamental truth of this religion. The writer rejects ant can of division between the followers of the Christian religion.
In this book, the writer finds that all those who believe the Christian belief and follow this religion are the same and stand on the same ground. Any differences between them are temporary and not necessary.
Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back by Todd Burpo, Lynn Vincent
Heaven for real is the book on which you will trust and will find it interesting too. This book is about a little boy’s trip to heaven. Colton Burpo was not even four years old when he has to go through an emergency appendectomy. The miraculous survival of the boy made the family overjoyed but after a month they get to know about a story that they were not expecting at all. The story was beautiful yet extraordinary.
Colton Burpo told to his parents that he left his body when surgery was going on. He also told them what they were doing at a different corner of the hospital when he was being operated. He also mentions about visiting heaven and told the story about meeting those people there to whom he never knew. He also talked about the events that took place before the birth. All the details about heaven he mentioned were very similar to the details mentioned in the Bible. Though he never read the Bible and he couldn’t even read.
The innocence of the kid made everyone believed in what he said. The kid described Jesus as an angle. Colton described heaven as a place where no one wears glasses and no one is old. This book lets you believe in the concept of heaven. It is a beautifully written book that has everything beautiful about heaven and God.
The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel
Lee Patrick Strobel is a well known American Christian author. He has written many books based on the Christian religion and even received ECPA Christian Book Awards (1994, 1999, 2001, 2005) as well. In his book, The Case for Christ the writer used a dramatic scenario of a journalist who is investigating a story. While developing this character Lee Patrick used his experience that he earned while working as a reporter. In this book, the writer described the evidence of Christ and support them through science, history, and philosophy.
Wild at Heart by John Eldredge
John Eldredge is a writer, a philosopher, and a motivational speaker but his hands know him as an intense man. He is an out of box thinker and a proud Christian, you can feel it in this book. Here the author says that the man is a dangerous creation of God. In this book, you can find tat the writer is honest about his feeling towards God and man. He proves his point with this logic that all the desire written in the heart of every boy is to be a warrior and to live a life of adventure. But not all the men keep this desire alive in their hearts and instead of being a warrior they prefer to be a nice guy. The book suggests to women to look at the heart of the men and permit them to be what God designed them to be, a warrior, alive and free soul.
The 5 Love Languages by Dr. Gary Chapman
Gray Chapman, the author of the book is married for the last 45 years and he is good in relationship counseling. In this book, the writer talks about the importance of love language instead of any language to communicate to the love of your life. in the book writer mentioned that love need not evaporate after the wedding but to keep it alive most of us will have to put forth the effort to learn a secondary love language.
Her Mother’s Hope by Francine Rivers
The book has an incredible story of the relationship between mother and daughter. Marta leaves Switzerland to find the aim of her life. She travels through Europe and settles in the central valley of California with her kids and husband. The older daughter of Marta, Hildie wants to serve others by being a nurse as this job gives her independence. Later on, she gets married and starts her own family. She becomes the mother of a girl. She never wants her girl to doubt her mother’s love bit again history repeats itself.
Francine Rivers, on her mission as a Christian writer, writes, “I want to whet the appetite for the real thing: the Bible and a personal relationship with Jesus. I try to weave Scripture throughout the story so people receive the Word and see what it might mean in their lives – how the Lord is present and real and passionately interested in each of us. He is not an idea. He is real, all-powerful, all-knowing, the embodiment of love, deeply involved in our existence, and He created each of us for a purpose.”
Outlive Your Life by Max Lucado
In this book, you will get to read about the story of net casters and tax collectors. The story will take you to the streets of Paris, the districts of Rome, and the ports of Athens, Istanbul, Shanghai, and Buenos Aires. The book has a life-changing story and this is why it is a famous book among the peace seekers.
The writer used some very deep sentences in this book to make a connection with the Christian spiritual book readers. At one place he mentioned, “There’s a lot of wisdom in the phrase: “No one can do everything, but everyone can do something.” It’s when we try to do everything, that’s when we get overwhelmed. When we do nothing, that’s when we get bitter. But if we can find that one thing we do – that one unique assignment in our hometown or around the world – that’s the way we keep sanity in a difficult culture.” The book teaches the reader how can he change the world for good.
90 Minutes in Heaven by Don Piper
In this book, you will witness the journey from earth to heaven. One night Don Piper gets late at work and he is driving at late hours to reach home but he met with an accident on the way. A semi-truck crossed into his lane and crashed his car. Poor Don announced dead on the spot. From here the journey of Don starts. The book described this 90 minutes journey of Don to heaven.
In these 90 minutes, he met to those who influenced him spiritually, listen to beautiful and peaceful songs. After 90 minutes Don came back to life and all the beautiful experiences of heaven are replaced by a long and painful recovery process. Don didn’t share his experience with others after many months of the incident but when his family and friends forced him then he decided to pen down his experience.
In his book the author written. “In all honesty, as awesome as the sight was, the sound was more amazing. I heard literally thousands of praise songs. They were all praise songs. I really couldn’t see anything. I was so preoccupied with the people around me, I couldn’t see anything. But you could sense this hum of wings hovering all about you like you were being ministered to by angels, and they were observing this whole episode.”