International Christian publishers meet pandemic publishing challenges with creative ministry outreach

International Christian publishers meet pandemic publishing challenges with creative ministry outreach (Colorado Springs, CO) — Times of crisis require innovation, and Christian publishers in less-resourced countries are up to the challenge. Despite the hardships posed by lockdowns and scarcity of resources, Christian publishers are staying relevant and active during the COVID-19 pandemic. Magazine Training International (MTI) is dedicated to helping Christian leaders navigate the perils of publishing during the pandemic in order to meet the needs of their readers and support their…

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CBN features FrontGate client Welby O’Brien: 3 Most Neglected Areas of Self-Care During Trauma, Stress, and Loss

CBN just published our client Welby O’Brien’s article: 3 Most Neglected Areas of Self-Care During Trauma, Stress, and Loss. This article will be featured all over their platforms today – homepage, health, and emotional wellness sections – and is slated to hit their social media channels this afternoon.   Read the article here at CBN. Learn more about Welby and her excellent books dealing with loss, grief, divorce, and PTSD at welbyo.com. . . . . . . . #covid19 #selfcaretips #selfcarematters…

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Dr. Joseph Castleberry Speaks Out On Behalf Of Immigrants On Fox News

Dr. Joseph Castleberry Speaks Out On Behalf Of Immigrants On Fox News Media Contacts: Lori Heiselman 714-553-5181 Lori@FrontGateMedia.com  Terry Weaver 949-528-3406 Terry@FrontGateMedia.com Nashville, Tenn. – October 26, 2015 – Dr. Joseph Castleberry spoke out on behalf of immigrants in a recent interview on the Fox News Channel program America’s News HQ. Speaking with Emmy award winner Kelly Wright, Dr. Castleberry stated, “If you look back at America’s history, immigrants have always been a source for the renewal of our deepest values. Immigrants have always come to…

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Christian publishers invited to third MTI training conference in India

Christian publishers invited to third MTI training conference in India For more information:    smumper@magazinetraining.com www.magazinetraining.com (Colorado Springs, CO) – Christian magazine publishing professionals are invited to attend the last of three events to be offered by Magazine Training International (MTI) in India. Two six-day intensive publishing courses will be held 24 January – 5 February, 2016, in Kochi, India. Although the conference in January is MTI’s third training event in India, it’s the first in Kerala, a state with a…

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ECPA Announces PUBu 2015

ECPA Announces PUBu 2015 Annual Industry Event to Train, Connect, and Inspire Christian Publishing Professionals Contact:  Stan Jantz Interim Executive Director, ECPA 480-966-3998 ext. 101 sjantz@ecpa.org AUGUST 7, 2015, Phoenix, Ariz. – ECPA, the association of Christian publishers, will host the industry’s annual PUBu (Publishing University) on October 19-20 near Chicago – opening the event with an industry mixer at 1:00 pm. An estimated 200 industry leaders and publishing practitioners will return this year to Wheaton College to attend sessions of their choosing on…

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Bookmasters welcomes new Christian sales manager

Bookmasters welcomes new Christian sales manager Media Contact: Kristen M. Steele Director of Marketing & PR 888.537.6727 x1410, desk ASHLAND, OH (May 18, 2015) – Michael DeMonico has been named the new CBA sales manager of Bookmasters (//www.bookmasters.com/), one of the largest providers of integrated book publishing services in the United States. Prior to joining Bookmasters, DeMonico had worked for Franciscan Media since 2010 as their national sales manager. DeMonico has also held sales and marketing positions in the Christian publishing and music…

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Parable Christian Stores promote Christian Book Award® Finalists End cap displays designed for retailer in-store use for finalists and winners through end of July

Parable Christian Stores promote Christian Book Award® Finalists End cap displays designed for retailer in-store use for finalists and winners through end of July The following retailers are currently promoting the Christian Book Award® finalists to their consumer bases. Parable Christian Stores was added this week. Winners will be announced in ONE WEEK at the industry’s awards night, opening the ECPA Leadership Summit. In store displays will help promote both finalists and winners and Christianity Today begins its media promotions of the…

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Industry leaders gather in ONE WEEK to network, learn, and celebrate industry anniversary and awards at ECPA’s Leadership Summit

Industry leaders gather in ONE WEEK to network, learn, and celebrate industry anniversary and awards at ECPA’s Leadership Summit To date, 135 Christian publishing leaders are registered for theECPA Leadership Summit, held in one week April 28-30 in Colorado Springs at Focus on the Family. Industry experts will lead sessions on the latest industry sales data coming from Nielsen Bookscan for the first time, Christian retailer presentations, data-targeted marketing, trending business strategies, publisher innovation panel, and important cultural and industry developments….

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ICRS Bible Translation & Paraphrase Press Conference

According to CNN Belief Blog, “people are still intensely curious about the Bible, its meaning, and its origins.” In a blog post June 8, CNN religion editor Dan Gilgoff said, “More than any other book in the Western tradition (with the Quran being the lone exception), the Bible still fascinates us. And it still feeds our most heated debates.” Gallop surveys show 92% of Americans believe in God, and 78% believe the Bible is either the actual word of God to be taken literally or believe the Bible to be inspired by the word of God.