Spanish House Ministries announces new president

Spanish House Ministries announces new president Medley, FL ( September 15, 2017) – David Ecklebarger names Timothy Ecklebarger President of Spanish House Ministries. David Ecklebarger said, “It gives me great pleasure and an overwhelming sense of pride to announce the appointment of Timothy Ecklebarger as the new President of Spanish House Ministries. I have not only had the pleasure, but the privilege of leading this ministry for its first 44 years and now look forward to the next chapter under…

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Warner Press announces new website launch 

Warner Press announces new website launch Anderson, Ind., September 27, 2017—Warner Press, which publishes and distributes Christian products worldwide, including ministry resources, church supplies and bulletins, kids’ books and greeting cards, announced today the launch of its newly revamped website. The website offers quick and easy access to the company’s vast product offering and promotes a more comprehensive understanding of their ministry. The website will also include a special section for customers with current accounts to view order history, special…

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“She’s Still There” by Chrystal Evans Hurst sells 50,000 copies in first month of release

“She’s Still There” by Chrystal Evans Hurst sells 50,000 copies in first month of release Grand Rapids, Mich., September 2017 – Chrystal Evans Hurst’s debut solo book, She’s Still There: Rescuing the Girl in You (August 8, 2017) has sold 50,000 copies in the first month of its release. The book hit the Publishers Weekly August Religion Bestseller’s List at #2 and the ECPA Christian Bestseller’s List at #4 for September 2017. The marketing campaign for She’s Still There included a robust launch team and was selected for the Proverbs 31…

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Five Tyndale House novels nominated for 2017 Christy Awards™

Five Tyndale House novels nominated for 2017 Christy Awards™ CAROL STREAM, Ill.— September 22, 2017— Tyndale House Publishers is pleased to announce that five Tyndale fiction titles and four authors have been nominated for the 2017 Christy Awards™ (www.ChristyAwards.com). The Christy Awards™ celebrate excellence in Christian fiction and honor the power of story. On September 21, 2017, the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) announced the finalists for the 18th annual Christy Awards™. Winners will be announced on November 8 at the Christy Award…

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William R. Barbour, Jr., former Revell publisher and ECPA board president, dies

William R. Barbour, Jr., former Revell publisher and ECPA board president, dies William R. Barbour, Jr., beloved family man and friend, passed away on Tuesday, September 12th at the age of 95.  He was born in NYC, the son of Mary Alice and William R. Barbour, Sr. on March 2, 1922 and was raised in the Bronx.  After graduating from the Ethical Culture Fieldston School, Bill attended Michigan State University  Shortly after World War II broke out, he joined the…

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ECPA Announces the Finalists for the 18th Annual CHRISTY AWARDS™ 

ECPA Announces the Finalists for the 18th Annual CHRISTY AWARDS™  Winners to be Announced at Christian Fiction Gala at Lipscomb University in Nashville on November 8. Awards and Gala Celebrate Excellence in Christian Fiction and Storytelling. Tempe, AZ – Today, the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) has announced the finalists for the 18th annual CHRISTY AWARDS™. Winners will be announced at the awards gala, taking place on November 8 at Lipscomb University in Nashville TN, which will be hosted by Best-Selling Christian Authors Karen Kingsbury, Andrew Peterson and Chris Fabry….

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WaterBrook Multnomah announces promotions in Editorial departments

WaterBrook Multnomah announces promotions in Editorial departments Debbie Mitchell, Vice President of Operations for WaterBrook Multnomah, announces the following promotions in WaterBrook and Multnomah’s Managing and Production Editorial departments, each effective immediately. Julia Wallace has been promoted to Executive Managing Editor. Since joining WaterBrook and Multnomah in 2002, Julia has done a phenomenal job of leading the production editorial and interior design team while keeping our production titles on schedule. In her newly expanded role, Julia will also ensure that all departments are…

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Oasis Audio announces expansion, leadership changes

Oasis Audio announces expansion, leadership changes (Carol Stream, IL) — Oasis Audio and Domain Communications announce plans by Domain Communications to publish a branded line of home video products under the name, Oasis Family Media. The move builds on the company’s mission “to publish stories and content that uplifts, inspires, and encourages positive values and personal growth” and expands the company’s media publishing beyond audio books. “The company has seen many changes over the last 25 years,” comments Dave Morris,…

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Eerdmans to publish narrative biography of Billy Graham

Eerdmans to publish narrative biography of Billy Graham In a world rights deal, executive editor at Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. David Bratt has acquired One Soul at a Time: A Short Life of Billy Graham by Grant Wacker. One Soul at a Time offers a concise, reader-friendly narrative history of the life and ministry of Billy Graham—written by an authoritative voice in the field of American church history whose previous works include America’s Pastor (Belknap Press, 2014), a thematic biography of Graham that established Wacker as…

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NIV Revolution Bible and NIV True Images Bible—now updated for a new generation

NIV Revolution Bible and NIV True Images Bible— now updated for a new generation Trusted Resources for Teen Guys and Girls Packed with Tools and Insights to Help Teens Navigate Today’s Contemporary Cultural Issues Grand Rapids, Mich., June 23, 2017 — For 15 years, the bestselling NIV Revolution Bible and the bestselling NIV True Images Bible have been trusted resources guiding teen guys and girls towards a closer relationship with God. Updated for today’s generation, these new editions are packed with challenging insights, smart advice, and open…

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B&H Text Bible Program expands, now includes a rebate and promotions on top-selling Holman Bibles

B&H Text Bible Program expands, now includes a rebate and promotions on top-selling Holman Bibles Nashville, Tenn. (June 26, 2017)–Holman Bibles, an imprint of B&H Publishing Group, will expand its successful Text Bible Program to include a rebate and special promotions in the “Holman One Source Bible Program,” effective July 1. The new program will feature exclusive promotions for retailers on top-selling Bibles, a 5% rebate on all text/reference Bibles, enhanced free freight, and more favorable buying terms. The One Source Bible Program…

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Zondervan to publish debut book by Tiffini Kilgore, founder of House of Belonging

Zondervan to publish debut book by Tiffini Kilgore, founder of House of Belonging Grand Rapids, Mich., June 22, 2017 — Zondervan announced today a one-book contract with Tiffini Kilgore, founder of House of Belonging, a family business specializing in inspirational home décor and custom wood signs. In her first book, set for release in February 2019, Kilgore will share her story and encourage readers to tune out the harmful words the world speaks over us and listen up to the life-giving…

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Bible Gateway interviews Art Rainer, author of The Money Challenge

Bible Gateway interviews Art Rainer, author of The Money Challenge Did God create us to be secure, self-protective hoarders? Or to become the conduit through which his generosity flows? What does the Bible say about money, generosity, and the purpose of financial well-being? Bible Gateway interviewed Art Rainer (@ArtRainer) about his book, The Money Challenge: 30 Days of Discovering God’s Design for You and Your Money (B&H Books, 2017). Read this interview…  

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Bible Gateway interviews Zach Hoag, author of The Light is Winning

Bible Gateway interviews Zach Hoag, author of The Light is Winning The trending sentiment of “spiritual but not religious” suggests the demise of religion. What if we’ve gotten religion all wrong? What if the rooted biblical practice of religion is just what we need to revive us? Does the downtrend of Christianity in America have to be the end? Or can it be the first step back toward the flourishing faith God intends for us? After all, isn’t this the essence…

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Legendary Gospel artist and author of Throne Room, Cece Winans says ‘YES’ to God

Legendary Gospel artist and author of Throne Room, Cece Winans says ‘YES’ to GodCeCe Winans is the best-selling female gospel artist of all time, as of 2015. She has sold over 12 million records, won ten Grammy Awards and authored multiple books. This week, CeCe joins the Jesus Calling podcast to talk about taking a break from music to start a church with her husband, and how her life has been a series of saying ‘yes’ to God whenever He…

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