Christian Retailing

NEWSLETTERS Current Issue IVP, B&H authors top ‘Leadership Journal’ Book Awards
IVP, B&H authors top ‘Leadership Journal’ Book Awards PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jeremy Burns   
Wednesday, 15 January 2014 01:25 PM EST

iamachurchmemberThom Rainer’s I Am A Church Member (B&H Books) and Jim Belcher’s In Search of Deep Faith (IVP Books) won top honors in the 2013 Leadership Journal Book Awards. The awards are offered to the best leadership and ministry books of the year as chosen by the Leadership Journal staff.

In Search of Deep Faith received the top prize of “Best of the Best” for The Leader’s Inner Life category. Runner-up titles include One Way Love by Tullian Tchividjian (David C Cook), Why Nobody Wants to Go to Church Anymore by Thom and Joani Schultz (Group Publishing), Crazy Busy by Kevin DeYoung (Crossway) and Gospel by J.D. Greear (B&H Books).

In Search of Deep Faith creates a love for courageous Christians of history, connects these discoveries to the challenges of today’s world and charts a course through the European continent that I would love to trek,” said reviewer Paul Atwater.

I Am a Church Member won The Leader’s Outer Life category, which Atwater described as “a simple tool that has the potential to foster generations of health and productive service in churches of every size and denomination.”

The runners-up for that category were Straining at the Oars by H. Dana Fearon III with Gordon S. Mikoski (Eerdmans Publishing), Innovation’s Dirty Little Secret by Larry Osborne (Zondervan), Troubled Minds by Amy Simpson (IVP Books) and Disunity in Christ by Christena Cleveland (IVP Books).

 
Read the Vacation Bible School 2014 guide

In this current issue:

Serial robber hits Family Christian’s Fresno store

News image

Police in Fresno, California, are looking for a man allegedly...

READ MORE

Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited subscription service

News image

Amazon.com introduced on July 18 Kindle Unlimited—a new subscription service...

READ MORE

Facebook tests consumer ‘Buy’ button to help businesses

News image

Facebook is now testing a new feature to help businesses...

READ MORE

Faith-based surfer film nominated for three film festival awards

News image

The Perfect Wave has been nominated for three awards at...

READ MORE

Recording artist Yancy adds Spanish songs to free app

News image

Yancy’s Little Praise Party app is getting a bilingual upgrade with...

READ MORE

Liguori Publications acquires Franciscan Media’s parish resources

News image

Liguori Publications, a Catholic publisher and Redemptorist ministry, has purchased...

READ MORE

New company BroadStreet Publishing partners with Authentic Media

News image

BroadStreet Publishing has announced its partnership with U.K.-based Authentic Media,...

READ MORE

Canadian marketing programs raise awareness of Christian products

News image

Canadian marketing and publicity agency Graf-Martin Communications has launched Spark,...

READ MORE

AAP: Sales rise for religious presses

News image

The overall trade publishing sector continues showing growth in 2014...

READ MORE

Retail sales up minimally in June

News image

The Commerce Department announced its monthly sales numbers Tuesday, signaling...

READ MORE

Millennials strongly influence parents’ back-to-school spending

News image

Driven by increased demand for electronic items and parents’ need...

READ MORE

Crown Awards’ Best Picture goes to ‘Patterns of Evidence’

News image

International Christian Visual Media (ICVM) presented Crown Awards to outstanding...

READ MORE
100%
-
+
0
Show options

a