Donating Books & Vestments to SPCK/USA

The SPCK/USA Book Depot, 228 Tennessee Ave, Cowan, TN

(931) 598-1103



Monday and Friday’s from 10am – 2pm

Tuesday and Thursday from 12:30 – 3:30pm

We will be open the first and 3rd Saturdays of each month from 10-2pm

Please call before you visit the SPCK/USA Book Depot


The staff and trustees of SPCK/USA thank our many donors who have supported this ministry with gifts of recycled theological books and vestments. Before you ship or bring theological books and vestments to the SPCK/USA Book Depot, please read the following:

  1. Review the list below to see the books we are accepting.
  2. Check on the vestment needs listed.
  3. If you are planning to bring your items, please call the office to see when we are there. (931) 598-1103. The office has a staff member present on Monday from 10:00a – 2:00p and Friday from 10:00a – 2:00p. Please NEVER leave the books outside the door of the Book Depot. The staff will make every effort to accommodate your schedule if we know a couple of weeks in advance.
  4. Please note below the books/items we do not take and the books/items we do take.
  5. Please consider sending a gift with the books you bring. Your gift helps SPCK/USA send your books where they are needed.

The SPCK/Book Depot accepts theological books and vestments that are in very good condition:DSC_2698

  • Major theologicans
  • Bibles
  • New & Old Testament
  • Church History
  • Current Commentaries
  • Anchor Bibles
  • Homiletics
  • Pastoral Care – current issues
  • General Christianity
  • Vestments


What we do not want:

  • Choir robes
  • Journals or Magazines
  • Books published before 1960, unless it is a major work or major theologian
  • Sunday School materials
  • The Old Interpreters Bible
  • Dictionaries
  • Notebooks
  • Spiral bound teaching materials
  • Table top Bible books
  • General books about the lands of the Bible
  • Books that spine is torn and/or pages are falling out