The results are in!

Thank you to all who nominated and voted in IVP's 2017 Readers' Choice Awards.

Check out the five winning books below. If you haven't had a chance to read them, get your copy now and save 30% when you use promo code READWIN. 

(Offer valid through January 31, 2018)

Congratulations to our winners!

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Single, Gay, Christian
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Single, Gay, Christian

A Personal Journey of Faith and Sexual Identity

by Gregory Coles
Foreword by Wesley Hill

In an age where neither society nor the church knows what to do with gay Christians, Greg Coles shares his story—a story about a boy in love with Jesus who, at the fateful onset of puberty, realized his sexual attractions were persistently and exclusively for other guys. This honest, hopeful account shows life through one man's eyes and assures all people: "You are not a mistake."

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Transcending Mission
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Transcending Mission

The Eclipse of a Modern Tradition

by Michael W. Stroope

Is the language of mission clearly evident across the broad reaches of time? Or has the modern missionary enterprise distorted our view of the past? Michael Stroope investigates how the modern church has come to understand, speak of, and engage in the global expansion of Christianity, offering a hopeful way forward in this pressing conversation.

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Messy Church
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Messy Church

Fresh Ideas for Building a Christ-Centered Community

Messy Church Series

by Lucy Moore and Jane Leadbetter

We like the idea of community, but where do we start? This complete church resource brings together people of all ages and stages of faith, allowing them to experience a creative and fun-filled Christian community. Using creativity, celebration, and hospitality, this fifteen-session tool helps you create a unique, come-as-you-are church experience.

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Liturgy of the Ordinary
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Liturgy of the Ordinary

Sacred Practices in Everyday Life

by Tish Harrison Warren
Foreword by Andy Crouch

Framed around one ordinary day, this book explores daily life through the lens of liturgy, small practices, and habits that form us. Each chapter looks at something author Tish Harrison Warren does in a day—making the bed, brushing her teeth, losing her keys—and relates it to spiritual practice as well as to our Sunday worship.

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Essential Guide to Becoming a Disciple
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Essential Guide to Becoming a Disciple

Eight Sessions for Mentoring and Discipleship

The Essentials Set

by Greg Ogden

What am I committing to when I say I want to follow Jesus? Following the format of his bestselling book Discipleship Essentials, Greg Ogden has created this accessible introduction to Christian life for new believers. Whether you are mentoring one-on-one or in a small group, this essential guide will serve as an ideal on-ramp into the discipleship journey.


Honorable Mentions

Daniel Hill
Alan Fadling