Book List

CMP00 - Orientation and Formation
  • Smith, James Bryan. The Good and Beautiful God. InterVarsity Press, 2009.

CMP01 - Biblical Interpretation
  • Duvall, J. Scott, and J. Daniel Hays. Grasping God’s Word: A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible. Zondervan, 2012.

CMP02 - Survey of the Old Testament
  • Arnold, Bill T., and Bryan E. Beyer. Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey. Baker Academic, 2015.
  • Duvall, J. Scott, and J. Daniel Hays. Grasping God’s Word: A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible. Zondervan, 2012.

CMP03 - Survey of the New Testament
  • Burge, Gary M, Lynn H. Cohick, and Gene L. Green. The New Testament in Antiquity: A Survey of the New Testament within its Cultural Contexts. Zondervan, 2009.
  • Duvall, J. Scott, and J. Daniel Hays. Grasping God’s Word: A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible. Zondervan, 2012.

CMP04 - Introduction to Theology
  • Jones, Beth Felker. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. Baker Academic, 2014.
  • Tuck, William Powell. Our Baptist Tradition. Smyth & Helwys Publishing, Inc., 2005.

CMP05 - Introduction to Church History
  • Durso, Pamela R., Keith E. Durso. The Story of Baptists in the United States. Baptist History and Heritage Society, 2006.
  • Jones, Timothy Paul. Christian History Made Easy. Rose Publishing, Inc., 2009.