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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 26, 2014) Pastor Steven Furtick’s latest book, Crash the Chatterbox: Hearing God’s Voice Above All Others (Multnomah Books, Feb. 11, 2014)will debut at #19 on the New York Times’ Advice, How-To, Misc. Best-Seller list for March 2, 2014.

Furtick is the lead pastor of Elevation Church in Charlotte, the largest congregation in North Carolina.Crash the Chatterbox is his third book and his second New York Times best-seller. Furtick tackles the topic of negative self-talk—what he calls “the chatterbox”— and offers help to overcoming damaging internal dialogue. Writing from a place of personal experience blended with a study of Scriptures, Furtick teaches four key reminders of biblical truths that can short-circuit destructive mental static.

In celebration of the new book’s release on February 11, Furtick hosted an eight-hour online radio broadcast where he accepted questions from readers and was joined by a long-list of high-profile friends such as Pastor Craig Groeschel of, Grammy-award winning singer Mandisa, and Proverbs 31 President Lysa TerKeurst.

Multnomah Books has produced with Westar Media a series of audio features that will run on hundreds of Christian radio stations across the country in March.  It has also initiated a focused social media campaign through, and Crash the Chatterbox pages onFacebook , TwitterInstagram and Pinterest.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Steven Furtick is the founder and lead pastor of Elevation Church in Charlotte, N.C., which since its founding in 2006 has grown to more than 14,000 weekly attendees at 11 locations. He is the author of the New York Times best-seller Greater (Multnomah Books, 2012) and the popular Sun Stand Still (Multnomah Books, 2010). He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Furtick and his wife, Holly, have three young children Elijah, Graham and Abbey.

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