Jesus Calling Podcast author interviews:

Jesus Calling Podcast author interviews: Dr. Michael Guillen recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how his devotion to figuring out the secrets of the universe led him to believe in a divine creator. Dr. Guillen’s book, Believing Is Seeing, is available from Tyndale House Publishers. Pastor Ben Courson recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share the story of his own battle with depression after a series of heartbreaking losses, and also to tackle the conversation surrounding the mental health stigma in…

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Bible Gateway author interviews:

Bible Gateway author interviews: Bible Gateway interviewed Dan Kimball about his book, How (Not) to Read the Bible: Making Sense of the Anti-Women, Anti-Science, Pro-Violence, Pro-Slavery and Other Crazy-Sounding Parts of Scripture (Zondervan, 2021).  Read this interview. Bible Gateway interviewed John Dickson about his book, Bullies and Saints: An Honest Look at the Good and Evil of Christian History (Zondervan, 2021). Read this interview.  

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Award-winning Heart & Home Book Series adds third title that combines beautiful devotions, home decorating tips

Award-winning Heart & Home Book Series adds third title that combines beautiful devotions, home decorating tips ‘Guard Your Heart & Home’ helps readers experience spiritual peace in family relationships, living space NESBIT, Miss., September 13, 2021—In today’s Pinterest-perfect world with never-ending pressures and busy schedules, cultivating beauty and peace within our homes can feel unachievable. In her new gift book, Guard Your Heart & Home: Pursuing Peace in Your Living Space(End Game Press, September 2021), author and speaker Victoria Duerstock…

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Levi Lusko reminds children of God’s love & faithfulness during uncertain times in new book

Levi Lusko reminds children of God’s love & faithfulness during uncertain times in new book “Roar Like a Lion: 90 Devotions to a Courageous Faith” presents easy, fun daily engagement for kids to build confidence anchored in faith NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 1, 2021) – Pastor and bestselling author Levi Lusko is known for making tough topics accessible while drawing his readers toward a deeper, richer spiritual life. In his first children’s devotional, Lusko tackles real issues kids face in a wild world…

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Announcing the winners of the 2021 Paraclete Poetry Prize

Announcing the winners of the 2021 Paraclete Poetry Prize September 1, 2021 – After several months reading and discussing 68 outstanding entries, judges Laura Reece Hogan, Scott Cairns, and Jon M. Sweeney are pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Paraclete Poetry Prize.    First Prize is awarded jointly to:  Angela Alaimo O’Donnell of Bronxville, NY for her manuscript, Holy Land  Amy Nemecek of Wyoming, MI for her manuscript, The Language of the Birds and Other Poems  Second Prize winner is Jeannine M. Pitas of Dubuque,…

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Virtual Gala reveals 2021 ACFW Christian Fiction and Industry Awards

Virtual Gala reveals 2021 ACFW Christian Fiction and Industry Awards Palm Bay, FL: The American Christian Fiction Writers virtual conference included a virtual gala, during which their 2021 honors were awarded. Among them were the winners of the 2021 Carol Awards, honoring Christian fiction published in the previous calendar year. Congratulations to these Carol Award winning authors and their publishing houses and editors. Contemporary The Promised Land by Elizabeth Musser; Bethany House (Baker) Publishing; Editor: L. B. Norton Historical Things We…

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Free webinar on Sep. 16: How to Drive Your D2C Business through Customer Relationships & Data

Free webinar on Sep. 16: How to Drive Your D2C Business through Customer Relationships & Data Learn why D2C matters to publishers in this webinar that announces the rollout of knk365 V2.0 knk365, using AI that helps you give your customers exactly what they are looking for. More details and registration.

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Zondervan and Vida Publishing release the “NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible” and “NBLA Biblia de Estudio Gracia y Verdad”

Zondervan and Vida Publishing release the “NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible” and “NBLA Biblia de Estudio Gracia y Verdad” From General Editor Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr. Grand, Rapids, Mich. (Aug. 2021) — Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to announce the release of the NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible with General Editor Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr. “Nothing on earth is as powerful as God’s Word, and nothing is more important than making God’s Word known,” said Mohler. …

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Nomination period for Top Shelf Book Cover Award program ends tomorrow

Nomination period for Top Shelf Book Cover Award program ends tomorrow ECPA publishers are invited to nominate their best book and Bible designs to the Top Shelf Book Cover Award program.  Submissions are accepted until August 31 for books or Bibles released for public sale between June 2020 and August 2021. Winners will be announced on November 12 at the close of the upcoming PubU Online conference. More…

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ECPA announces new board members

ECPA announces new board members Daisy Hutton of Hachette Nashville and Peter Cerra of Editorial Portavoz, have been elected to a three-year term on the ECPA board of directors, retroactive to May of 2021.  Hutton is the Vice President and Publisher of Hachette Nashville. Daisy joined Hachette Book Group in late 2019 to oversee publishing for the Hachette Nashville group of imprints, including CenterStreet, FaithWords, and Worthy Publishing. Cerra serves as senior director of sales and marketing of Editorial Portavoz, the Spanish publishing…

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The Christy Award® fall events to feature director & creator of ‘The Chosen’ series, Dallas Jenkins

The Christy Award® fall events to feature director & creator of ‘The Chosen’ series, Dallas Jenkins ECPA has announced the online program for The Christy Award® which include webcasts announcing the finalists and winners of the industry’s top award for Christian fiction. Dallas Jenkins, famed director and creator of ‘The Chosen’ series, will be the featured speaker in the Christy Award Gala webcast on October 28, which will also include Book of the Year author Amanda Dykes (Whose Waves These Are), bestselling author Chris Fabry…

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World Emunah: Social Content Campaign Case Study

World Emunah is a leading Jewish non-profit social action organization dedicated to caring for Israel’s most vulnerable children and families. With offices in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, a small, dedicated team of professionals provide social services and educational support for adults and children. World Emunah has eight ongoing programs and various seasonal campaigns designed to work to improve the lives of the people in Israel, one child, one family at a time.  As part of an extensive marketing campaign for…

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11 Questions to Reality Check Your Marketing Before Q4

As we head into the final months of 2021, use these 11 questions to reality-check your Q4 marketing strategy and end the year strong.  1. Do You Know Your Audience? For your audience to know you, you first need to know them. If you haven’t already, create a profile of your ideal audience. Be as detailed as possible, and include information about demographics, socioeconomic status, occupation, hobbies, and interests. Once you’ve clearly defined your target market, you can create content…

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Reach Your Christian Target Audience with The Washington Times

A Proven Solution to Your Faith-Based Marketing Needs.  As a faith-based marketer, you continuously look for new and better ways to reach and connect with your Christian target audience. The Washington Times provides a reliable, expansive online platform for you to do just that. As a news source that holds Conservation Christian beliefs and values, your target market is reading “America’s Newspaper,” The Washington Times. In fact, millions of engaged readers visit the website every month, so you don’t have…

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