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Baker Publishing Group Signs Kyle Idleman 

Contact: Lynnae Lubbers
(616)676-9185 x193

 Ada, Mich. (November 11, 2015)Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group, is pleased to announce that they have signed a multi-book contract with bestselling author Kyle Idleman.

Idleman’s first book with Baker Publishing Group will be about the grace of God. To help us fully grasp our need for God’s grace, Idleman shares new and powerful stories that challenge the mind and move the heart toward a greater understanding of our need for a Savior and the overwhelming implications of life without grace.

Chad Allen, editorial director of Baker Books, says of Idleman, “In an era of such massive change as ours, Kyle’s voice—reliable, passionate, gracious—is more needed than ever. His forthcoming book will be a rousing message no one will want to miss. We can’t wait to bring what he has to say to more and more readers.”

Kyle Idleman is the teaching pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky, the fifth largest church in America, where he speaks to over 20,000 each weekend. He is the author and presenter of the award-winning video curriculum series H2O: A Journey of Faith, as well as The Easter Experience and the Not a Fan book and DVD teaching series. Idleman is often invited as a guest speaker for regional and national conventions across the country and regularly speaks for some of America’s most influential churches. He and his wife, DesiRae, have four young children. Idleman works with literary agent and ministry partner Don Gates of The Gates Group.

Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group, has a vision for building up the body of Christ through books that are relevant, intelligent, and engaging.

Baker Publishing Group publishes high-quality writings that represent historic Christianity and serve the diverse interests and concerns of evangelical readers.