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2013 Resources of the Year

The highly recommend Outreach Magazine has just announced its 2013 Resources of the Year. Here are the category winners:

Evangelism
Telling the Gospel Through Story: Evangelism That Keeps Hearers Wanting More  By Christine Dillon (IVP)

Apologetics
A Shot of Faith to the Head: Be a Confident Believer in an Age of Cranky Atheists  By Mitch Stokes (Thomas Nelson)

Preaching
Missional Preaching: Engage * Embrace * Transform  By Al Tizon (Judson Press)

Leadership
Center Church: Doing Balanced, Gospel-Centered Ministry in Your City By Timothy Keller (Zondervan)

Church Transfusion: Changing Your Church Organically From the Inside Out By Neil Cole and Phil Helfer (Jossey-Bass)

Culture
A New Evangelical Manifesto: A Kingdom Vision for the Common Good  Edited by David P. Gushee (Chalice)

Missional Church
Everyday Church: Gospel Communities on Mission By Tim Chester and Steve Timmis (Crossway)

The Permanent Revolution: Apostolic Imagination and Practice for the 21st Century Church By Alan Hirsch and Tim Catchim (Jossey-Bass)

Cross-Cultural
The Post-Black & Post-White Church: Becoming the Beloved Community in a Multi-ethnic World  By Efrem Smith (Jossey-Bass)

Global Outreach
The Future of the Global Church: History, Trends and Possibilities  By Patrick Johnstone (IVP)

Compassion and Justice
Compassionate Justice: An Interdisciplinary Dialogue With Two Gospel Parables on Law, Crime, and Restorative Justice By Christopher D. Marshall (Cascade Books)

The Global Orphan Crisis: Be the Solution—Change Your World By Diane Lynn Elliot (Moody)

Missional Living
The Art of Neighboring: Building Genuine Relationships Right Outside Your Door By Jay Pathak and Dave Runyon (Baker)

Biography
In the Land of Blue Burqas By Kate McCord, a protective pseudonym (Moody)

Small Group Curricula
It’s Not Too Late: How God Uses Less Than Perfect People  By Tony Evans (LifeWay)

Undaunted: Daring to Do What God Calls You to Do  By Christine Caine (Zondervan)

Pass-Along Resources
Empty Promises: The Truth About You, Your Desires, and the Lies You’re Believing By Pete Wilson (Thomas Nelson)

Children
The Action Bible Devotional By Jeremy V. Jones and Sergio Cariello (David C Cook)

Just a Minute: In the Heart of a Child, One Moment … Can Last Forever By Wess Stafford with Dean Merrill (Moody)

MEGA Sports Camp: Beyond the Gold By Gospel Publishing

Youth
The Jesus Survey: What Christian Teens Really Believe and Why By Mike Nappa (Baker)

Life in 6 Words: The GOSPEL Explored By Dare 2 Share

Written by andrewiturner

April 12, 2013

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