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Christian Encouragement for Women
Facebook Page Attracts 100,000 Followers

Doubles Followers in Less than One Year

Grand Rapids, Mich., June 17, 2016 – The Christian Encouragement for Women page on Facebook has achieved a new milestone, attracting over 100,000 Facebook followers, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced today.

The page, which can be found at , provides daily inspiration, encouragement, hope and Christian content for women. Content comes from multiple Bible translations and includes prayers, devotionals, memes, and giveaways.

“HarperCollins Christian Publishing has recognized the importance of being at the forefront of technology and innovation,” said HCCP Senior Director of Digital Marketing Strategy, Jerri Helms. “Christian Encouragement for Women creates a unique and inspirational experience for women.”

Christian Encouragement for Women was launched in February 2012 and was known originally as the “NIV Mom’s Devotional Bible” page. It was renamed with help from the community and relaunched in May 2015. By August 2015, the page had attracted 50,000 followers.

The page’s aim is to encourage women by building a community of Christian women who lift each other up. It is managed by HCCP, which comprises Thomas Nelson and Zondervan and is a world leader in Christian content, including Bibles, spiritual growth, study resources, and church curriculum.

Christian Encouragement for Women posts biblically based content, encouraging conversation, building connections, and providing information about books and Bibles to help Christian women draw deeper into their relationships with the Lord.

“Through the utilization of multiple Bible translations, as well as devotions, quotes, prayers, worship music, and more, we encourage women to spend time in Scripture and to grow in their relationship with God,” said HCCP Marketing Coordinator, Victoria Oosting. “We are pleased that Christian Encouragement for Women can make women’s Facebook feeds a happier place.”

About HarperCollins Christian Publishing: 
The world’s leading Christian publisher, HarperCollins Christian Publishing Inc., comprises both Thomas Nelson and Zondervan publishing groups in addition to Olive Tree Bible Software.  The Company produces bestselling Bibles, inspirational books, academic resources, curriculum, audio and digital content for the Christian market space.  Also home to, the world’s largest Christian website, and, an online community dedicated to helping people grow in their faith. HarperCollins Christian Publishing is headquartered in Nashville, TN with additional offices in the U.S., Mexico and Brazil.  For more information visit .


Trinity McFadden
Senior Manager of Publicity
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