Glancing back through the books I read in 2008, here are my favorites:

10. Wesley and the People Called Methodists Richard P. Heitzenrater

9. The Fidelity of Betrayal: Towards a Church Beyond Belief Peter Rollins

8. In Constant Prayer (The Ancient Practices) Robert Benson

7. The Crisis of Younger Clergy Lovett Weems and Ann Michel

6. They Like Jesus but Not the Church: Insights from Emerging Generations Dan Kimball

5. Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations Robert Schnase

4. What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848 (Oxford History of the United States) Daniel Walker Howe

3. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln Doris Kearns Goodwin

2. Charles Wesley and the Struggle for Methodist Identity Gareth Lloyd

1. Forgotten Ways, The: Reactivating the Missional Church Alan Hirsch

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