Bestselling author Francine Rivers to join rising star T. I. Lowe in online book event

Bestselling author Francine Rivers to join rising star T. I. Lowe in online book event Carol Stream, Ill. – April 30, 2021.  On Thursday, May 13, 2021, bestselling authors Francine Rivers and T. I. Lowe will host an online, interactive discussion about their upcoming projects. The event will kick off at 7 p.m. CT and will be moderated by Tyndale fiction publisher Karen Watson. Bestselling Author Francine Rivers and T. I. Lowe Online Book Discussion Registration Link: //www.workcast.com/register?cpak=4364702525675268&referrer=pressrelease Date: Thursday, May 13, 2021 Time:…

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Tyndale House Publishers to publish Amy K. Sorrells’s “40 Days of Hope for Healthcare Heroes”

Tyndale House Publishers to publish Amy K. Sorrells’s “40 Days of Hope for Healthcare Heroes” Carol Steam, Ill. (April 30, 2021) — This summer, Tyndale House Publishers will release a 40-day compilation of hope and encouragement for healthcare heroes. Healthcare workers are trained to be strong and stoic, but behind the mask there is fear, frustration, and exhaustion. Especially in these days of COVID-19, healthcare workers are suffering from their own epidemic of burnout and emotional injury as a result…

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Award-winning author and songwriter Andrew Peterson to release second adult trade book “The God of the Garden” this fall

Award-winning author and songwriter Andrew Peterson to release second adult trade book “The God of the Garden” this fall [NASHVILLE, TENN., May 3, 2021—] Award-winning singer-songwriter and author Andrew Peterson will release his much-anticipated second adult trade book, “The God of the Garden: Thoughts on Creation, Culture, and the Kingdom,” this fall (October 26, 2021, B&H Publishing). “The God of the Garden” is an intimate memoir about Peterson’s encounters with God in creation, specifically trees. Writing from his beloved property…

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Lynette Eason reaches 1,000,000 sales milestone

Lynette Eason reaches 1,000,000 sales milestone Ada, Mich. (April 29, 2021)—Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group, is pleased to announce that Lynette Eason has reached a significant sales milestone. Eason began publishing with Revell in 2010 with her book Too Close to Home.  Now eleven years later, she has written 26 novels under the Revell imprint with over one million copies sold. Revell has been the exclusive publisher of Lynette’s trade length novels for her entire career. Lynette Eason is…

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IVP achieves Best Christian Workplace honors

IVP achieves Best Christian Workplace honors WESTMONT, IL—The Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI), a research-based organizational and human resources consulting firm, has announced that InterVarsity is certified as a 2021 Best Christian Workplace. To achieve certification, organizations must complete the Best Christian Workplaces Institute employee engagement survey and meet predetermined standards of excellence. Employees of IVP answered more than fifty questions measuring employee satisfaction in terms of organizational commitment, Christian witness, supervisory effectiveness, opportunities for personal growth and development, teamwork, communication, and…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing promotes Bible marketing leadership

HarperCollins Christian Publishing promotes Bible marketing leadership Nashville, Tenn. (April 29, 2021)—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) today announced the promotions of Nikki Getman to marketing v-p for the Thomas Nelson Bibles team and Bob Gaudet to marketing v-p for the Zondervan Bibles team. Getman and Gaudet lead their respective marketing teams and shape the overall strategies for Thomas Nelson and Zondervan Bible products, continuing to build innovative partnerships and discover creative ways to reach consumers. Getman joined the Thomas Nelson Bibles…

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Iron Stream Media expands its author resources and portfolio through acquisition

Iron Stream Media expands its author resources and portfolio through acquisition Iron Stream Media is delighted to announce the acquisition of Brookstone Creative Group and Brookstone Publishing Group effective April 19, 2021. This acquisition will bolster J. Westin, the self-publishing arm of Iron Stream Media, as well as provide additional powerhouse resources for authors and speakers, including coaching, promotions, and a full range of publishing services. Both companies were founded upon servant leadership and that will continue under the Iron Stream Media banner. With this…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing launches new imprint HarperChristian Resources

HarperCollins Christian Publishing launches new imprint HarperChristian Resources (Nashville, TN) April 27, 2021 — HarperCollins Christian Publishing today announced the launch of HarperChristian Resources, a new imprint that will realign the company’s curriculum and study-based publishing strategy. The initiative will bring together all curriculum products previously published under Thomas Nelson or Zondervan under the new HarperChristian Resources imprint encompassing all church curriculum and small-group study resources  in order to streamline and strengthen HarperCollins Christian Publishing’s position in the Bible study market among ministries and…

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Jeff Crosby named new ECPA President and CEO

Jeff Crosby named new ECPA President and CEO Current ECPA board chair and publisher of InterVarsity Press will assume position on August 1st Media Contact: Dan Kok, vice-chair of the ECPA Board of Directors at dkok@crossway.org or (630) 682-4300 April 29, 2021 – Tempe, AZ – The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) Board of Directors has named InterVarsity Press Publisher and current ECPA Board Chair Jeff Crosby as President/CEO of the Association. He succeeds current President/CEO Stan Jantz, who announced his…

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Boosting Posts on Social Media + Multi-Tactic Case Study & More, FrontGate’s May 2021 Newsletter

Boosting Posts on Social Media Greetings Marketer! Do you want to boost your brand, grow your audience, and increase engagement?  Then it’s time to boost social media posts to a clearly defined ad audience! Learn everything you need to know about boosting social media posts, defining ad audiences, and creating social media ads that produce results. Learn How to Boost Social Media Posts Multi-Tactic Case Study: Zondervan’s Verse Mapping Bible with Kristy Cambron This campaign utilized four of FrontGate Media’s high-performing advertising…

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Boosting Social Media Posts to Defined Ad Audiences

Facebook recently reported that ad spending is down on their platform. And while some may see that as a reason not to pursue ads, we see it as an awesome opportunity to get your content in front of more people with less competition! Now is the time to start boosting social media posts and advertising on social platforms to reach a greater audience. Posting effective social ads requires some skill and know-how. Here are tips from our experience about how…

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Darryl Strawberry on Jesus Calling Podcast: Beginning again after our “Wake-Up Call” moments

Darryl Strawberry on Jesus Calling Podcast: Beginning again after our “Wake-Up Call” moments Former Major League Baseball player Darryl Strawberry recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how he had a difficult childhood full of abuse and violence at the hands of his alcoholic father. Those difficulties left him unable to handle the stardom that would come his way once he entered the professional sports world, and he found himself down a path paved with sin. But Darryl’s mother had prayed…

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Pastor Jonathan Stockstill Invites Readers To Meet ‘The Real Jesus’ In New Book

Pastor Jonathan Stockstill Invites Readers To Meet ‘The Real Jesus’ In New Book ORLANDO, Fla.— God wants to talk to humanity. He wants to talk directly to each person. Instead of yelling at people from the mountaintops, He wrapped what He wanted to say up in His son, Jesus, and sent Him to earth. In his upcoming new book, The Real Jesus: Challenging What You Know About the Greatest Person Who Ever Lived, lead pastor of Bethany Church in Baton Rouge, La.,…

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NavPress releases “The Message of Psalms: Premier Journaling Edition” to encourage readers’ active engagement with Scripture

NavPress releases “The Message of Psalms: Premier Journaling Edition” to encourage readers’ active engagement with Scripture CAROL STREAM, Ill. (April 20, 2021) NavPress, in alliance with Tyndale House Publishers, will release a new edition of Eugene Peterson’s translation of the book of Psalms: The Message of Psalms: Premier Journaling Edition. The Message translation brings ancient biblical wisdom into contemporary language. This new edition, which releases on May 4, offers journaling prompts and generous writing space for readers to reflect on the text. Eugene Peterson…

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Michael W. Smith, CCM Icon & Grammy Award Winner, releases new book for Father’s Day

Michael W. Smith, CCM Icon & Grammy Award Winner, releases new book for Father’s Day The Way of the Father: Lessons from My Dad, Truths about God Book Launch Includes National Partnerships with K-LOVE, AIR1 Radio & TBN Nashville, Tenn. (April 2021) – My father was my hero. The kindest, gentlest man I have ever known. The person in my life who was always the most like Jesus to me and consistently reflected the qualities of my Abba Father. Thus…

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