The Banner brought home several awards from last week’s annual Associated Church Press convention held in Chicago; this year ACP also honored Breaking Barriers, a newsletter produced by the Christian Reformed Church’s Disability Concerns ministry.
Awards of Excellence “Cyber bullying: What Parents and Schools Can Do” by Ron De Boer “Church History Highlights” by Lloyd Rang.
Awards of Merit “Grace in Times of Evil” by James Boldenow “Tomorrow’s Theology Today” by Edwin Walhout Tuned In department, editor Kristy Quist “Annual Ministry Report,” designers Dean Heetderks, Pete Euwema, Frank Gutbrod
Honorable Mentions Just for Kids department, designers Dean Heetderks, Pete Euwema, and Frank Gutbrod
Breaking Barriers received two Best in Class awards: an award of merit for the print newsletter, and an honorable mention for the online blog of the same name.