Urbana Bookstore Curated by IVP

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Wondering what’s next on your missions journey? As part of your guided experience through Urbana, visit the Urbana Bookstore in the Connections Hall to find over 750 resources that will help you discover your place in God’s global mission, discern your calling, and decide your next steps as a faithful witness. 

InterVarsity Press (IVP) logoCurated by InterVarsity Press (IVP), the bookstore includes a wide selection of practical and thought-provoking titles — many of them written by Urbana speakers and seminar leaders. Plus, you’ll save big with 30-70 percent discounts!

In the bookstore, you’ll find:

  • Missions & evangelism resources
  • Discipleship tools & devotionals
  • Small group guides & Bible studies
  • Bible commentaries & theology titles
  • Books on cultural issues & current events
  • Tools for vocational discernment
  • Study Bibles & journals
  • Urbana 22 gear

Most titles in the Urbana Bookstore, including Book of the Day selections, are available from IVP's website at the discounted Urbana 22 price. And orders totaling $45 or more qualify for free economy shipping to US addresses (international shipping to select countries is available for a fee). Use promo code URB22BKS.

Books of the Day

The Books of the Day have been thoughtfully selected to help equip you with essential resources for your ongoing spiritual growth beyond Urbana. You can purchase Books of the Day at kiosks before and after plenary sessions and anytime during the conference in the Urbana Bookstore or now at Urbana 22 Books of the Day.

First Nations Version Terry M. Wildman, FNV Translation Council
God Speaks Through Wombs Drew Jackson
Here in Spirit Jonathan K. Dodson
The Way Up Is Down Marlena Graves
The Reluctant Witness Don Everts
Finding Your Yes Christine E Wagoner
Healing Racial Trauma Sheila Wise Rowe
The Beautiful Community Irwyn L Ince JR

Author Signings

If you’d like to engage even more with these books and authors, we’ll also host several author signings for select books.

Terry Wildman  -   1-1:45
First Nations Version

Irwyn Ince – 2:45-3:30
The Beautiful Community

Rev Alexia Salvatierra  –  4-4:45
Faith-Rooted Organizing

Don Everts  –  1-1:45
The Reluctant Witness, Discover Your Gifts, and more

Claude R Alexander Jr  –  2:45-3:30
Becoming the Church, Necessary Christianity

Marlena Graves –  4–4:45
The Way Up Is Down

Christine E Wagoner – 1-1:45
Finding Your Yes

Sheila Wise Rowe – 4:15-5
Healing Racial Trauma,  Young, Gifted, and Black

Books for Every Step of Your Journey

Students at Urbana Bookstore.

Books are the perfect learning companions as you continue to grow spiritually and follow God’s calling in your life, during Urbana and beyond.

Want to hear about new and noteworthy books from IVP? Sign up for IVP’s Books & Deals email list to receive exclusive discounts and information on upcoming books or join other newsletters focused on particular areas of interest.

You can also join IVP Book Drop, a monthly book club perfect for readers who want to grow spiritually, hear from diverse voices, and start powerful conversations on today’s most important cultural topics — all for just $9.99 a month!