Walker Hayes and Craig Allen Cooper on Jesus Calling Podcast

Walker Hayes and Craig Allen Cooper on Jesus Calling Podcast Singer Walker Hayes and pastor Craig Allen Cooper will join The Jesus Calling Podcast on August 11 to share the story of their unlikely friendship, and an unexpected gift that came when they both needed it most—leading to an increased dependence on Christ. Their book, “Glad You’re Here,” is available from Moody Publishers. More…

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Bestselling children’s author, internationally known storyteller Bob Hartman shares the latest adventures from his popular Clever Cub Bible Stories series, on Sept. 6 from David C Cook

Bestselling children’s author, internationally known storyteller Bob Hartman shares the latest adventures from his popular Clever Cub Bible Stories series, on Sept. 6 from David C Cook Author of the YouVersion Bible App for Kids Bible Stories Releases Two New Picture Books from the Clever Cub Series Created to Remind Young Children Of Their Part In God’s Story Bestselling Children’s Author and internationally known Performance Storyteller Bob Hartman brings to life two all new stories poised to entertain and inspire young children with the…

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Digital Creative Projects: Logo Design, Website Build, Email Marketing, & Digital Ads

FrontGate Media is a full-service digital marketing agency for Christian ministries, brands, and organizations. We specialize in every marketing avenue, including brand development, website, print & digital design, video production, and more. We’ve worked with a wide range of faith-based clients to establish their brand identity and online presence through logo design, website builds, email marketing campaigns, digital ads, and more. Here are just a few samples… Logo Design & Website Build for Redeemed Restored Debra approached FrontGate Media with…

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Releasing this week from Worthy Books: “A Hole in the World” on grief

Releasing this week from Worthy Books: “A Hole in the World” on grief When Amanda Held Opelt suffered a season of loss—culminating in the unexpected death of her sister—she was faced with some difficult questions. What does it mean to truly grieve and grieve well? Why didn’t my faith prepare me for this kind of pain? What am I supposed to do now? Her search for a way to process led her to seek wisdom about how other people have…

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July Christian bestseller list correction

July Christian bestseller list correction Due to a BISAC coding error, the #1 Fiction bestseller for July has been corrected to be The Postmodern Pilgrim’s Progress by Kyle Mann and Joel Berry (Salem Books).  Since the title was removed from NonFiction designation, this correction affected titles in the NonFiction and Top 50 list with Who Do You Think I Am? by Anjelah Johnson-Reyes (Worthy) placing as #50 in the Top 50 list and The Hiding Place by Corrie ten Boom and Elizabeth & John Sherrill (Chosen…

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ECPA presents free Focus webinar series next month

ECPA presents free Focus webinar series next month ECPA will continue its free ECPA member summer Focus webinar series by presenting three webinars on three Fridays in August at 10 am central for members.  Registration is now open for: Cultivating a Non-Anxious Presence as a Christian Publishing Professional with author Mark Sayers Pursuing Multiethnicity: Recruiting & Retaining Diverse Talent with Helen Lee (IVP) and a panel of HR directors Intellectual Property Piracy: Proactive and Reactive Measures to Protect Yourself with…

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Anchor Distributors and The Good Book Company form distribution partnership

Anchor Distributors and The Good Book Company form distribution partnership NEW KENSINGTON, PA  July 5th, 2022—Anchor Distributors and The Good Book Company are pleased to announce a partnership in which Anchor Distributors will provide distribution and fulfillment services to The Good Book Company. The Good Book Company started in 1991, and has grown to be an international provider of Christian resources, with offices in Charlotte, NC, and London, UK, as well as a partner office in Sydney, Australia. The Good…

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Christian bestseller lists released for July

Christian bestseller lists released for July ECPA has posted the monthly Christian bestseller lists for July in 15 categories, based on sales data from NPD Bookscan. Jennie Allen and Sarah Young dominate the top 5 with two titles each.  The #1 bestselling title for the month is “The Five Love Languages” by Gary Chapman. View the month’s bestsellers

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Angela Bole to succeed Fran Toolan at the Firebrand Group

Angela Bole to succeed Fran Toolan at the Firebrand Group (Manhattan Beach, CA & Newburyport, MA – June 9, 2022) – The Firebrand Group (firebrandtech.com), the book industry’s leading technology company for cutting edge software and services that enable publisher success, announced today that Angela Bole, current CEO at the Independent Book Publishers Association (ibpa-online.org), will succeed Firebrand CEO Fran Toolan on February 1, 2023. Toolan, who founded Firebrand as Quality Solutions, Inc. in 1987, passes the reins to Bole…

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Bible Gateway interviews Louie Giglio, author of “At the Table with Jesus”

Bible Gateway interviews Louie Giglio, author of “At the Table with Jesus” What do you imagine when, in the middle of Psalm 23, you read the author telling God, “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies”? A table? In a field? With adversaries lurking around? Wouldn’t a fortress be better? What does it mean to sit at the table with the King of the universe?. Bible Gateway interviewed Louie Giglio (@louiegiglio) about his book, “At the…

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ICREF event to gather Christian publishing and rights community in Chicago, June 28-29

ICREF event to gather Christian publishing and rights community in Chicago, June 28-29 Registration is open for the ECPA International Christian Rights & Export Fair held June 28-29 on the campus of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. Members of the international Christian publishing community will meet with publishers, vendors, and distributors to discuss rights, licensing and international sales. More information and registration  

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R.H. Boyd hosts Legacy Ball to commemorate 125th anniversary

R.H. Boyd hosts Legacy Ball to commemorate 125th anniversary NASHVILLE, Tenn.—R.H. Boyd is proud to announce its upcoming Legacy Ball on June 17, 2022, in celebration of the company’s 125th anniversary. The oldest Black printing and publishing company in the country, R.H. Boyd was founded in 1896 by Dr. Richard Henry Boyd to produce resources that give a voice to the Black experience. Today, under the leadership of Dr. LaDonna Boyd, fifth-generation president/CEO, R.H. Boyd continues its tradition of printing,…

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ECPA presents Chair Award to former president Stan Jantz

ECPA presents Chair Award to former president Stan Jantz TEMPE, AZ — At the ECPA Awards Celebration, held May 3rd in Philadelphia, Stan Jantzwas presented with the ECPA Chair Award by board chair Dan Kok, former chair Dwight Baker, and president Jeff Crosby. Stan was recognized for his outstanding contribution to the industry as an author of 80 books, a former Christian bookstore owner, publisher, and former president of ECPA.  The presentation was a surprise to Jantz, who was attending the ECPA…

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