Resources

The Official website Of CRCNA Ministries

http://www.crcna.org/


Search the Bible

https://www.biblegateway.com/


Lent and Spiritual Disciplines (Habits to aid in Christian growth)


Click here for a description and list of spiritual disciplines.



Video Resources

http://www.rightnow.org/account/invite/NewHopeChurchBangor

New Hope Church subscribes to Right Now Media, a huge library of video-based Bible studies, children's cartoons, conference sessions, leadership trainings, and more. Right Now Media includes a broad spectrum of evangelical Christian content, and the link above will allow you to request a personal (free and lifelong) account with Right Now Media, through New Hope Church's subscription. This resource is available to all New Hope attendees.


Daily Devotionals

http://ourdailybread.org/

http://today.reframemedia.com/



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Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading...

BASIC CHRISTIANITY
All of Grace (Charles Spurgeon)
Mere Christianity (C.S. Lewis)
Union with Christ (Todd Billings)
CHRISTIAN GROWTH
The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness (Keller)
Pursuing God (A.W. Tozer)
Transforming Grace (Jerry Bridges)
Counterfeit Gods (Keller)
Glittering Vices (DeYoung)
The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)
Desiring God (John Piper)
The Life You’ve Always Wanted (John Ortberg)
Knowing God (J.I. Packer)
Loving God (Chuck Colson)
The Cost of Discipleship (Dietrich Bonhoeffer)

Devotional Classics (Foster)
Celebration of Discipline (Foster)
The Beautiful Fight (Gary Thomas) 
The Practice of the Presence of God (Brother Lawrence)
BIBLE COMMENTARIES
Reading the Bible through the Jesus Lens (Michael Williams)
NIV Application Commentaries series
William Barclay commentary series
THE SUPERNATURAL AND SPIRITUAL WARFARE
Spiritual Warfare: Christians, Demonization, and Deliverance (Karl I. Payne) 
ASSURANCE OF SALVATION
Stop Asking Jesus into Your Heart (J.D. Greear)
The Valley of Vision (a collection of puritan prayers and devotions)
Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners (John Bunyan)
LEADERSHIP
In the Name of Jesus (Henri Nouwen)
MARRIAGE
Sacred Marriage (Gary Thomas)
The Meaning of Marriage (Tim Keller)
You and Me Forever (Francis Chan)
EVANGELISM
Becoming a Contagious Christian (Bill Hybels and Mark Mittelberg)
BIOGRAPHIES

The Confessions of Saint Augustine (St. Augustine)
Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners (John Bunyan)
APOLOGETICS
Risen Indeed (Stephen T. Davis)
In Search of Certainty (John Guest)
If God is Good (Randy Alcorn)
The Case for Christ (Lee Strobel)
Cries of the Heart (Ravi Zacharias) 
COMMUNITY
Life Together (Bonhoeffer)
Everybody’s Normal until You Get to Know Them (John Ortberg)
WORLDVIEW
Why We’re Not Emergent (By Two Guys Who Should Be) (Kevin DeYoung & Ted Kluck)
DECISIONS
Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God’s Will (Kevin DeYoung)
WORK AND CAREER
Every Good Endeavor (Tim Keller)
CHILDREN’S BOOKS
The Jesus Storybook Bible (Lloyd-Jones)

GRIEF AND LOSS
A Grief Observed (C.S. Lewis)
Don’t Sing Songs to a Heavy Heart (Kenneth C. Haugk)
FICTION
Pilgrim’s Progress (John Bunyan)
The Space Trilogy (C.S. Lewis)
The Chronicles of Narnia (C.S. Lewis)
The Great Divorce (C.S. Lewis)
Uncle Tom’s Cabin (Harriet Beecher Stowe)
The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)
Robinson Crusoe (Daniel Defoe)