Our Recommended Reading List For 2023
We've gathered some of the most insightful and thought-provoking books on the subject, written by experienced pastors, scholars, and spiritual leaders. Whether you're looking to deepen your understanding of spiritual warfare, learn how to overcome evil spirits, or find inspiration for your daily battles, we've got you covered.
"It's Only A Demon: A Model For Christian Deliverance" by Dr. David Appleby
This book is a comprehensive and step by step guide to Christian deliverance ministry. Dr. Appleby draws on his extensive experience in this field to provide readers with a clear and practical approach to dealing with spiritual oppression and demonic influence.
Dr. Appleby stresses the importance of addressing physical, emotional, and spiritual issues in order to effectively deal with demonic oppression. He also emphasizes the importance of building relationships and creating a safe and supportive environment for those seeking help.
The book is filled with numerous case studies and examples that illustrate the principles and practices of deliverance ministry. Dr. Appleby's writing style is clear and engaging, making the book accessible to readers with varying levels of experience in this field.
Another strength of the book is its focus on the importance of biblical discernment in deliverance ministry. Dr. Appleby emphasizes the need for deliverance ministers to rely on the guidance of the Holy Spirit and to use scripture as the foundation for their approach. Some parts of this book may not be appropriate for all audiences and just because we recommend the book, that doesn't mean we agree with 100% of the content. We encourage you to pray through it as you read and ask God to show you what meat to eat and what bones to spit out.
"They Shall Expel Demons" by Derek Prince
"They Shall Expel Demons" by Derek Prince is an insightful exploration of the topic of demons and deliverance ministry. Prince, a respected Bible teacher and evangelist, draws on his extensive experience in ministry to provide his readers with a comprehensive and practical guide to understanding and dealing with the demonic realm.
Prince stresses the importance of spiritual discernment and the need for Christians to be aware of the reality of demonic influence in the world and to rely on the guidance of the Holy Spirit in identifying and addressing spiritual oppression.
He focuses on the biblical basis for deliverance ministry and provides a thorough examination of relevant bible passages. Prince shows how the ministry of Jesus and the apostles serves as a model for contemporary deliverance ministry.
Overall, "They Shall Expel Demons" is an excellent resource for those interested in deliverance ministry. Prince's experience and expertise are evident throughout the book, and his approach is both practical and rooted in scripture. Some parts of this book may not be appropriate for all audiences and just because we recommend the book, that doesn't mean we agree with 100% of the content. We encourage you to pray through it as you read and ask God to show you what meat to eat and what bones to spit out.
"The Strategy of Satan" by Warren Wiersbe
"The Strategy of Satan" by Warren Wiersbe is a great book for understanding and overcoming the tactics of the devil. We highly recommend this book for new Christians. Wiersbe, a respected Bible teacher and author, draws on his background and knowledge of scripture to provide us with a practical examination of the strategies Satan uses to attack us.
Christians must be aware of the reality of spiritual warfare and to rely on the Holy Spirit to guide us in identifying and resisting the strategies of the devil. The book focuses on the biblical basis for understanding the tactics of Satan. Wiersbe provides a thorough examination of the relevant scriptures for contemporary Christians angaging in contemporary spiritual warfare. He emphasizes the importance of focusing on the victory of Christ in overcoming Satan.
We love this book.
"Spiritual Warfare Jesus' Way: How to Conquer Evil Spirits and Live Victoriously" by Larry Richards
Larry Richards offers a biblically-based book for Christians who are seeking to understand the way Jesus engaged in spiritual warfare.
It's very well-organized and easy to read. He offers clear explanations of biblical concepts and practical advice for applying them to real-life situations. As a pastor and biblical scholar, he is able to provide insightful commentary as he backs up his ideas with numerous scriptural references. He reminds us that Christians should look to Jesus as their model for engaging in a spiritual battle, and easily illustrates this point. He emphasizes the importance of prayer, faith, and obedience to God as key elements in spiritual warfare.
Its clear explanations, practical advice, and emphasis on Jesus's methods as the model for spiritual battle make it a useful guide for both new and mature Christians alike. We highly recommend this book to anyone who is looking to deepen their understanding of spiritual warfare and learn how to live victoriously in Christ. Just because we recommend the book, that doesn't mean we agree with 100% of the content. We encourage you to pray through it as you read and ask God to show you what meat to eat and what bones to spit out.