Viral YouTube sensation Pastor Michael Todd releasing debut book, “Relationship Goals” 

Viral YouTube sensation Pastor Michael Todd releasing debut book, “Relationship Goals” Based on the Sermon Series of the same name with over 15 million views, book is a candid, inspiring guide to finding lasting love by getting real about relationship goals for dating, marriage, and sex COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Michael Todd, the lead pastor of Transformation Church in Tulsa, OK, and a fresh and honest voice resonating with millions of people across the country is releasing his debut book, Relationship Goals: How to Win…

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NavPress to publish intimate collection of Eugene Peterson’s letters

NavPress to publish intimate collection of Eugene Peterson’s letters Letters to a Young Pastor: Timothy Conversations between Father and Son will feature letters from Peterson to his son Eric CAROL STREAM, ILL. (January 9, 2020) – NavPress (@NavPress) has announced that on June 9, 2020, it will release a collection of letters written by pastor/theologian Eugene H. Peterson.  Letters to a Young Pastor: Timothy Conversations between Father and Son (Hardcover, ISBN: 978-1-64158-111-0, $19.99), for the first time in print, will provide readers with an intimate look…

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Jeannie Gaffigan pens foreword to “Your Blue Flame” by Jennifer Fulwiler

Jeannie Gaffigan pens foreword to “Your Blue Flame” by Jennifer Fulwiler Jeannie Gaffigan, executive producer of The Jim Gaffigan Show and New York Times bestselling author of “When Life Gives You Pears,” praised Jennifer Fulwiler’s upcoming book in the foreword, writing: “In a book that is part The Artist’s Way and part ‘Change Your Life, I Changed Mine!’, Jennifer Fulwiler has a plan for you to find your true passion and to not let anything stand in your way.” Jennifer Fulwiler is a comedian, radio personality and mother…

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Bible Gateway interviews Greg Koukl, author of “Tactics”

Bible Gateway interviews Greg Koukl, author of “Tactics” How do you have a conversation with someone who is intent on proving Christianity wrong and won’t accept the Bible as a source of authority? How can you artfully regain control of discussions, keeping them moving forward in constructive ways, comfortably and graciously maneuvering through the minefields of a challenging dialogue to get people thinking about Jesus? Bible Gateway interviewed Gregory Koukl (@gregkoukl) about his book, “Tactics (2nd Edition): A Game Plan for Discussing…

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“New Morning Mercies” surpasses 500,000 in print sales with Crossway

“New Morning Mercies” surpasses 500,000 in print sales with Crossway WHEATON, Ill.—Crossway is pleased to announce that New Morning Mercies: A Daily Gospel Devotional (Crossway, October 2014), by best-selling author Paul David Tripp, has surpassed 500,000 units in print sales. With daily readings full of gospel-centered encouragement, this devotional offers readers a burst of energy for their days that is more potent than a cup of strong coffee. Each reading begins with a compelling thought, followed by an extended meditation…

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Paraclete Press announces its Sacred Music Division with Spring 2020 Complete Resource Catalog

Paraclete Press announces its Sacred Music Division with Spring 2020 Complete Resource Catalog January 6, 2020 — Paraclete Press is pleased to announce its Sacred Music Division. In the words of Sheet Music Editor and Gregorian Chant Specialist James E. Jordan, Jr., DMA, CJ: “From the earliest days at Paraclete Press, music has been a core resource and value. Rooted in Gregorian chant and the great traditions of choral singing from across the globe, Paraclete Sacred Music offers the finest resources, from…

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ECPA releases January’s 2020 Christian Bestsellers: Devotionals dominate

ECPA releases January’s 2020 Christian Bestsellers: Devotionals dominate What do Tony Dungy, Bob Goff, Billy Graham, Lisa TerKeurst, Paul David Tripp, and Sarah Young have in common? They all have written devotionals that are scattered among the Top 50 Christian Bestsellers list for January. Bob Goff’s Live in Grace, Walk in Love: A 365-Day Journey (Thomas Nelson) is the top selling devotional and the fourth highest ranking book overall. View the January 2020 bestseller lists

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ECPA presents Sales Awards for milestones achieved

ECPA presents Sales Awards for milestones achieved ECPA recently awarded two PLATINUM Awards and one GOLD Award to WaterBrook and three BRONZE Awards to Crossway in recognition of the following sales milestones: God Gave Us Christmas by Lisa Tawn Bergren (WaterBrook) — Platinum Award for over 1 million sold Life Without Limits by Nick Vujicic (WaterBrook) — Platinum Award for over 1 million sold Fearless by Eric Blehm (WaterBrook) — Gold Award for over 500,000 sold None Like Him by…

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Reservations deadline for Christian Collective at Frankfurt Book Fair 2020 set for end of month

Reservations deadline for Christian Collective at Frankfurt Book Fair 2020 set for end of month ECPA members interested in having a booth with the ECPA Christian Collective at the Frankfurt Book Fair, held October 14-18, 2020, should contact ECPA by January 27, 2020.  ECPA has represented Christian publishers at the Frankfurt Book Fair each year for more than 20 years through a cooperative exhibit.  By sponsoring the exhibit space, ECPA is able to provide its member publishers with a complete set of services…

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ECPA welcomes new members

ECPA welcomes new members Minno Kids: Minno Kids develops books and Bibles that turn story time into faith-building moments. Millennial Media : Editorial and creative agency dedicated to helping ministries communicate the message of faith to the next generation. For more information on ECPA members and membership, visit ECPA.org.

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ECPA sets theme for annual Leadership Summit, May 5-6 in Nashville

ECPA sets theme for annual Leadership Summit, May 5-6 in Nashville ECPA’s annual Leadership Summit conference will take place May 5-6 at the Nashville Airport Marriott Hotel. Speakers and registration will be announced later this month.  The program theme will be WORDS CHANGE THE WORLD and will include these emphases: The role of evangelical Christian publishers in the U.S. and the world, especially as the perception the word “evangelicalism” continues to evolve; The need to protect, preserve, and celebrate the words you…

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Bible Connection podcast interviews Tammie Jo Shults, author of “Nerves of Steel”

Bible Connection podcast interviews Tammie Jo Shults, author of “Nerves of Steel” Even though she is regarded as a hero for one flight, pilot Tammie Jo Shults (@captainshults) has a much richer story. In this 8th episode of the Bible Connection podcast, she talks about how important the Bible was in keeping her grounded in her true identity through all of her story. She is the author of “Nerves of Steel: How I Followed My Dreams, Earned My Wings and Landed the…

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Harvest House author named U.S. Soccer’s Female Athlete of the Year

Harvest House author named U.S. Soccer’s Female Athlete of the Year World Cup Winning Midfielder Julie Ertz Earns Top Award for Second Time Eugene, Oregon (December 18, 2019)— Harvest House Publishers celebrate author Julie Ertz on being named US Soccer’s Female Athlete of the Year for the second time. Ertz is the first player to receive this award while also having won US Soccer Young Female Player of the Year, which she claimed in 2012 after leading the U.S. U-20…

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The Glenn Beck Program and Live Inspired with John O’Leary feature author of “Tap Code”

The Glenn Beck Program and Live Inspired with John O’Leary feature author of “Tap Code” Col. Carlyle “Smitty” Harris, author of Tap Code: The Epic Survival Tale of a Vietnam POW and the Secret Code That Changed Everything (Zondervan), was featured on The Glenn Beck Program and Live Inspired with John O’Leary this past week. Harris was the sixth American Prisoner of War captured in the air war over North Vietnam and was imprisoned for nearly 8 years. Tap Code shares behind-the-scenes details of American history while weaving in…

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Award-winning songwriter Krissy Nordhoff invites aspiring lyricists and worship teams to listen for God’s voice, hone practical skills in new book

Award-winning songwriter Krissy Nordhoff invites aspiring lyricists and worship teams to listen for God’s voice, hone practical skills in new book Nashville, Tenn. (December 2019) – What’s the most important ingredient in crafting an impactful worship song? Dove Award-winning songwriter and worship leader Krissy Nordhoff knows it’s all about relationships: with God and one another. In her first book, Writing Worship: How To Craft Heartfelt Songs for the Church, available March 1 through David C Cook, Nordhoff invites aspiring and seasoned lyricists on…

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