2003 Gold Medallion Book Awards Winners










Previous Years




Jordon Christian Book of the Year™*
The Purpose-Driven® Life
Rick Warren
Zondervan

Bibles
The Message:  The Bible in Contemporary Language
NavPress Publishing
Eugene Peterson

Reference Works/Commentaries
Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary
Zondervan
Clinton E. Arnold , General Editor

Fiction
Mission Compromised
Broadman & Holman Publishers                       
Oliver North

Biography/Autobiography
Let's Roll!
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Lisa Beamer, with Ken Abraham

Theology/Doctrine
The Doctrine of God
P&R Publishing
John M. Frame

Devotional
Night Light for Parents
Multnomah Publishers, Inc.
Dr. James Dobson and Mrs. Shirley Dobson

Inspirational
My Heart's Desire
Integrity Publishers, Inc.
David Jeremiah

Christian Living
Authentic Faith
Zondervan
Gary L. Thomas

Christianity and Society
The Next Christendom
Oxford University Press
Philip Jenkins

Missions/Evangelism
Unveiling Islam
Kregel Publications
Ergun Caner and Emir Caner

Christian Ministry
Experiencing God Together
Broadman & Holman Publishers
Henry Blackaby and Melvin Blackaby

Christian Education
When God Weeps Groupware
Zondervan
Joni Eareckson Tada and Steve Estes

Preschool Children
The New Bible in Pictures for Little Eyes
Moody Publishers
Ken Taylor

Elementary Children
All Is Well
Integrity Publishers, Inc.
Frank Peretti                                  

Youth
Every Young Man's Battle
WaterBrook Press
Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker, with Mike Yorkey

Marriage
Divorce-Proof Your Marriage
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Gary Rosberg and Barb Rosberg

Family and Parenting
Blessing Your Children
Gospel Light/Regal Books
Jack Hayford

Gift Book/Poetry
A Family Christmas
Multnomah Publishers, Inc.
Dr. James Dobson and G. Harvey

Bible Study          
My Heart's Cry
W Publishing Group
Anne Graham Lotz

Spanish
Cristo Rey de Reyes
Editorial Portavoz
E. L. Carballosa



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.