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Three NavPress books named Finalists for 2021 Christian Book Awards

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—April 9, 2021—NavPress is pleased to announce that three of their titles and authors have been named finalists for the 2021 Christian Book Awards. The Christian Book Awards honor excellence in Bibles and Christian books.

According to their website, “The Christian Book Award® program recognizes the highest quality in Christian books and Bibles and is among the oldest and most prestigious awards programs in the religious publishing industry. Presented annually to the finest in Christian publishing since 1978, the Christian Book Award program honors the ‘best of the year’ in 12 categories.”

NavPress authors and titles were named as finalists in the following categories:

Bible Study

  • Living for What Really Matters: 7 Weeks in the Book of Philippians (Get Wisdom Bible Studies) by Teresa Swanstrom Anderson

Christian Living

  • How to Pray: A Simple Guide for Normal People by Pete Greig

New Author

  • This Life We Share: 52 Reflections on Journeying Well with God and Others by Maggie Wallem Rowe

David Zimmerman, NavPress Publisher, shared, “We’re not surprised these authors are being recognized for excellence in their categories. We’ve experienced their excellence of craft and character firsthand, and we’re thrilled for them to receive this recognition.”

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The Christian Book Award program has recognized the absolute highest quality in Christian books since 1978. Based on excellence in content, literary quality, design, and impact, the Christian Book Award program is the oldest and among the most prestigious awards in the religious publishing industry.

The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) is an international nonprofit trade organization comprising member companies that are involved in the publishing and distribution of Christian content worldwide. Since 1974, ECPA has strengthened Christian publishing by building networking, information, and advocacy opportunities within the industry and throughout multiple channels so that its members can more effectively produce and deliver transformational Christian content. For more information about ECPA:

The mission of NavPress is to advance the calling of The Navigators by bringing biblically rooted, culturally relevant, and highly practical products to people who want to know and love Christ more deeply. Through The Message Bible and other insightful resources, NavPress seeks to bring positive spiritual movement to people’s lives. In January 2014, NavPress entered into an alliance with Tyndale House Publishers to strengthen and better position NavPress and its rich content for the future. NavPress provides books and other content that bring spiritual impact, life transformation, and help lead in the mission of making disciples.