Amazon is the world's largest online retailer of books, movies, music and games along with electronics, toys, apparel, sports, tools, groceries and general home and garden items. Jeff Bezos founded in 1994, and the site went online in 1995. It is named after the Amazon River, one of the largest rivers in the world. started as an online bookstore, but soon diversified, selling DVDs, CDs, MP3 downloads, software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, and toys.


Crossway is a not-for-profit Christian ministry that exists to proclaim the gospel through publishing in order, by God's grace: To assist individual Christians and the church in growing in knowledge and understanding of the Christian life; To bear witness to God's truth, beauty and holiness, and to the Lordship of Christ in every area of life; To help bring men, women, and children to Christ as their Lord and Savior; and To glorify our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in every way. Any surplus which may arise is used solely to further the publishing ministry of Crossway.

The Church on the Threshold (free books)

The Church on the Threshold is a free online book list with resource links listed alphabetically by author. Presented by, an Internet based non-profit resource ministry that equips Christians in the truth by making available the finest classic articles and resources of historical orthodoxy

Christian Book Distributors (CBD) is the online home of Christian Book Distributors (CBD). From humble beginnings in the late 70s to today's leading resource for Christian goods, CBD continues to provide an enormous selection at excellent value, with strong customer service and support. The company was formed long before the Internet even began to take shape in 1978 by two brothers, out of their parents’ home in Lynn, Massachusetts. Now in a 300,000 square foot facility, they employ a staff of just over 500. The company continues to be a family affair—with one of the brothers and his mother still involved with the company.

Ed Stetzer's recommendations

Ed Stetzer published a great list of 70 books about church planting. Some of the books include: Missionary Methods, St. Paul's or Ours?; Church Planter's Manual; Indigenous Church Planting; Multihousing Congregations: How to Start and Grow Christian Congregations in Multihousing Communities; Church Planting at the End of the Twentieth Century; Seven Steps for Planting Churches; Planting Churches that Reproduce; Planting and Growing Urban Churches: From Dream to Reality; and Getting Started: A Practical Guide to House Church Planting. (List featured on Planting in the Heartland)

William Carey Library

Based in Pasadena near the campus of the U.S. Center for World Mission, William Carey Library publishes and distributes books and other materials used to mobilize individuals and organizations in world mission. Founded in 1969 to publish, at reasonable cost, the best in current thinking on world mission, William Carey Library has especially sought to assist the work of the mission executive, the field missionary and his/her home church, and the student of world mission. In publishing, William Carey Library has specialized in short print runs of valuable books that other publishers might not find attractive or feasible. In distribution, William Carey Library has sought to distribute at low cost not only its own books, but also selected mission resources from other publishers.

Monergism Books

Monergism Books is a Christian Internet bookseller which was established in 2004 and is located in Portland, Oregon. We exist to serve the worldwide church by providing the finest classic and contemporary books within the rich tradition of historic Christian orthodoxy. As we carry out our mission, we are committed to providing excellent customer service at a competitive low price, thus creating an exceptional value to our customers.