2000 Gold Medallion Book Awards Winners

Previous Years

Jordon Christian Book of the Year™*
Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire
Jim Cymbala with Dean Merrill
Zondervan Publishing House

The Knowing Jesus Study Bible, NIV
Zondervan Publishing House
Dr. Ed Hindson and Dr. Ed Dobson

Reference Works/Commentaries
Holman Bible Atlas
Broadman & Holman Publishers
Thomas V. Brisco

A New Song
Penguin Putnam Inc.
Jan Karon

Fingernail Moon
Doubleday: A Division of Random House, Inc.
Janie Webster

The Story of Christian Theology
InterVarsity Press
Roger E. Olson

Wow--The Big Picture:  The Bible in 7 Minutes a Day
Nelson Bibles
J. Carl Laney, Jeff Schulte, Lloyd Shadrach

The Bible Jesus Read
Zondervan Publishing House
Philip Yancey

Christian Living
Fresh Faith
Zondervan Publishing House
Jim Cymbala with Dean Merrill

Christianity and Society
How Now Shall We Live?
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Charles Colson and Nancy Pearcey

Finding Common Ground
Moody Press
Tim Downs

Christian Ministry
The Upside Down Church
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Greg Laurie

Christian Education
Boundaries GroupWare
Zondervan Publishing House
Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Preschool Children
The Rhyme Bible Storybook for Toddlers
Zondervan Publishing House
Linda Sattgast

Elementary Children
Because I Love You
Crossway Books/Good News Publishers
Max Lucado                              

What's the Big Deal About Sex?
Standard Publishing
Jim Burgen

Boundaries in Marriage
Zondervan Publishing House
Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Family and Parenting
Just In Case I Can't Be There
Multnomah Publishers, Inc.
Ron Mehl

Gift Book/Poetry
The Art of God
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Ric Ergenbright

Bible Study
Word Publishing
Charles Swindoll

Nuevo Diccionario De La Biblia
Editorial Unilit
Alfonso Lockward

Since 2006, the Christian Book of the Year™ is based on judging scores for quality and excellence and chosen among the Christian Book Award® finalists, and includes a sales component to represent the impact of the book on consumers.

* From 1992 to 2005, the Christian Book of the Year™ was chosen by Christian retailers as the book they most appreciated selling. It was known as the Gold Medallion Christian Book of the Year™ from 1992-1997 and the Charles 'Kip' Jordon Christian Book of the Year™ from 1998-2005.