Recommended Textbooks

To find out availability of textbooks, please contact Academic Assistant at 62919744 ext 183 or via email. Textbooks may be available from local Christian bookstores too (see section below). Please note that no additional copies of textbooks will be available for sale during class time besides those with prior confirmed textbook orders.

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FIRST SEMESTER COURSES

NOVEMBER 2020

Intensive Course

 

OT551 Exposition of Job  

  • Longman, Tremper. Job. Baker Commentary On the Old Testament Wisdom and Psalms. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2012.

 

SECOND SEMESTER COURSES

JANUARY – MAY 2021

Day Courses

 

NT511 New Testament Epistles & Revelation

  • No textbook required

LF531 Teaching & Learning 2 

  • No textbook required

LF556 Expository Preaching 2

  • Bryan Chapell. Christ Centered Preaching Redeeming the Expository Sermon. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2010.  (Available in DTL)

IS510 World Missions

  • Moreau, A. Scott, Gary R. Corwin, and Gary B. McGee. Introducing World Missions: A Biblical, Historical, and Practical Survey. 2nd ed. Grand Rapid, MI: Baker Academic, 2004. (Available on DTL)

IS523 Honor, Shame, Guilt and Sin

  • Georges, Jayson, and Mark D. Baker. Ministering in Honor-Shame Cultures: Biblical Foundations and Practical Essentials. Downers Grove, IL: Inter-Varsity Press, 2016. (Available on DTL)

LF560 Christian Marriage and Family in Asia

  • Kostenberger, Andreas J. and David W. Jones.  God, Marriage, and Family: Rebuilding the Biblical Foundation 2nd ed. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2010.  (Amazon, Book Depository)
  • Gangel, Kenneth O. and James C. Wilhoit, eds. The Christian Educator’s Handbook on Family Life Education: A Comprehensive Resource on Family Life Issues in the Local Church. Grand Rapids. MI: Baker Books, 2000. (Amazon)

LF561 Biblical Counselling

  • MacArthur, John and the Master’s College Faculty, Counseling. How to counsel Biblically. Nashville, TN: Nelson reference and electronic, 2005. (Amazon, Book depository)
  • Greggo, Stephen P. and Sisemore Timothy A. eds. Counseling and Christianity: Five Approaches. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2012. (DTL ebook available)

NT559/NT559A Exposition of Revelation

  • No textbook required

OT501A Hebrew 2A: Elementary Hebrew (Tools)

  • Pratico, Gary D., and Miles V. Van Pelt. Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar. 3rd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Academic, 2019.  (Not available on DTL)

OT510 Old Testament Narratives

  • Arnold, Bill T & Brian E. Beyer.    Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2008.

TS532 Spiritual Life and Transformation

  • Anderson, Neil T. The Steps to Freedom in Christ Study Guide: A Step-By-Step Guide to Help You. Bloomington, MN: Bethany House Publishers, 2004.
  • Anderson, Neil T. Victory Over the Darkness: Realizing the Power of Your Identity in Christ. 2nd ed. Bloomington, MN: Bethany House Publishers, 2000.
  • Ryrie, Charles C. Balancing the Christian Life.  25th Anniversary edition. Chicago, IL: Moody Press, 1994.
  • Willard, Dallas. The Spirit of the Disciplines: Understanding How God Changes Lives. New York, NY: HarperOne, 1991.

TS561 Church, Society, and Ethical Issues in Asia

  • Rae, Scott B. Moral Choices: An Introduction to Ethics. 3rd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2009.  (Available on DTL)

 

Evening Courses

LF506 A Life of Prayer: Biblical Portrait and Spiritual Practices

  • Keller, Timothy. Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God. New York, N.Y.: Penguin Books, 2016. (Available in DTL)
  • Gupta, Nijay K. The Lord’s Prayer. Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary 31. Macon, GA: Smyth & Helwys, 2017.  (Available in DTL)

 IS565/LF539 Leading Multicultural Teams

  • Hibbert, Evelyn & Richard. Leading Multicultural Teams. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library, 2014.

And for those who are doing 3 credits for the class, there is one more required textbooks for reading:

  • Livermore, David A. Leading with Cultural Intelligence: The New Secret to Success. 2nd ed. New York: American Management Association, 2015. Kindle.

 

For more information, please contact the Academic Assistant at 62919744 ext 183 or emailPlease note that no additional copies of textbooks will be available for sale during class time besides those with prior confirmed textbook orders.

Christian Bookstores for Purchase of Textbooks

Media Ministry of Cru Singapore (identify yourself as an EAST student)
18 Verdun Road, #02-01, Cru Centre, Singapore 207280
Tel: 6589 9661
For operating hours, please visit their website: www.media.cru.org.sg

SKS Books Warehouse (identify yourself as an EAST student)
315 Outram Road, #09-03, Tan Boon Liat Building, Singapore 169074
Tel: 6227 9700
For operating hours, please visit their website: www.sksbooks.com