Recommended Online Resources

The following are provided as helpful connections to other Internet sites. Providing these links does not mean that Irvine Community Church endorses all that they contain; the links are provided as a convenience only.

Bible Study Reference Materials

  • The Master’s Seminary and College offers many of its courses online for free.
  • The English Standard Version (ESV) Bible on-line. The site includes devotions and Bible reading plans.
  • The Unbound Bible: Biola University collection of searchable Bibles, including Greek and Hebrew versions, and other reference materials
  • An extensive source of searchable Bible translations, reference materials, and maps
  • The NET Bible
  • Bible Gateway: Searchable Bibles (various languages and translations)
  • Click on the heading: “BIBLE FAQs”, “Grace to You” Bible FAQ’s
  • Library Resources from the ministry of John Piper
  • The organization that spreads the Gospel message through”Renewing Your Mind” with R.C. Sproul. The on-line store offers many teaching series covering Bible study, apologetics, theology, Christian living, philosophy, and church history.
  • Bible Bulletin Board is web site with transcripts of sermons by John MacArthur, Jonathan Edwards, Charles Spurgeon, George Whitefield, J.C. Ryle, and Thomas Watson. It also includes transcripts and study guides from the Shepherds’ Conference and other resources
  • A resource with Bibles, maps, commentaries, and cross-referencing capabilities — “the Sword of the Lord with an electronic edge”

Classic Christian Works & Biographies

  • Classic Christian literature, including many works from “A” (Saint Augustine) to “W” (George Whitefield) and much more
  • A large collection of Charles Spurgeon materials and an excellent page (see “Phil Johnson’s Bookmarks”) of links to other Internet sites
  • Desiring God Biographies Biographies of notable Christian figures. Available from the ministry of John Piper



  • HaDavar Messianic Ministries is a ministry of Irvine Community Church with teachings from a Jewish perspective
  • InFaith (formerly American Missionary Fellowship), the founding organization of Irvine Community Church
  • 9Marks is a ministry dedicated to building up the local church

Retailers of Christian publications & curriculum

  • Williams Great Books Tutorials
  • Great Commission Publications
  • Monergism Books
  • Grace & Truth Books
  • Ligonier Ministries


  • A Christian blog provided by Tim Challies NOTE: Tim Challies’ blog also contains his excellent book reviews
  • A web site that proclaims the truths to Scripture as reiterated in the 16th century Reformation that salvation is by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone, as revealed in the Scripture alone to the glory of God alone. It has an on-line bookstore with some very good Christian works.
  • The Bible teaching ministry of Dr. Arnold G. Fruchtenbaum
  • A Christian blog covering current events and worldview provided by Albert Mohler
  • Between Two Worlds A Christian blog provided by Justin Taylor