Ten Novels Honored as the Year’s Best Christian Fiction

“Congrats to our clients and all the winners representing the best in Fiction publishing! This was another fantastic Christy Awards and a great way to end the ECPA’s PubU and Art of Writing conferences here in Nashville.” – Scott A. Shuford,  Chief Engagement Officer at FrontGate Media. Ten Novels Honored as the Year’s Best Christian Fiction “Becoming Mrs. Lewis” by Patti Callahan wins The Christy Award® Book of the Year Author James L. Rubart inducted into The Christy Award® Hall…

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New Book Reconciles Creation and Evolution 

New Book Reconciles Creation and Evolution  Written by Atheist Turned Theology Professor Dr. Niamh Middleton, HOMO LAPSUS: Sin, Evolution, and the God Who Is Love Demonstrates the Link Between Evolutionary Biology and the Origin of Life.  Chicago, IL – For decades, Christians have discussed how evolution and intelligent design may not be mutually exclusive, although divisions on the topic remain. Related to this issue is the relationship between the theory of evolution and the origin of evil.  In HOMO LAPSUS:…

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Book by Entrepreneur Aaron Edelheit Examines the Concept of Sabbath, and Why Taking Intentional Time Away from Technology is the Real Secret to Greater Productivity, Happiness, and Success.

THE SABBATH CAN MAKE YOU MORE SUCCESSFUL Book by Entrepreneur Aaron Edelheit Examines the Concept of Sabbath, and Why Taking Intentional Time Away from Technology is the Real Secret to Greater Productivity, Happiness, and Success. Santa Barbara, CA – What if the real secret to happiness, productivity, communication, and success is a habit that is thousands of years old? Entrepreneur Aaron Edelheit shares the story of making a conscious decision to practice a day of rest each week, only to…

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Deep River Books Taps FrontGate Media to Assist Authors with Faith-based Social Media Strategy 

Deep River Books Taps FrontGate Media to Assist Authors with Faith-based Social Media Strategy  Orange County, CA – DEEP RIVER BOOKS has selected FRONTGATE MEDIA, one of the world’s leading Faith and Family marketing agencies, to assist their authors with Social Media Coaching and Consulting. This yearlong contract with FrontGate’s Social Media Division provides Deep River Books with two individual coaching sessions with each author, and a quarterly group webinar.  Deep River Books has signed a wide variety of authors,…

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Christian publisher CWR signs new sales and distribution agreement with Bookmasters, makes titles available for first time in U.S.

Christian publisher CWR signs new sales and distribution agreement with Bookmasters, makes titles available for first time in U.S. ASHLAND, Ohio (September 7, 2017) – Bookmasters, one of the largest providers of customized book publishing services in the United States, has signed a new U.S. sales and distribution agreement with UK-based Christian publisher CWR. Established in 1965 by Selwyn Hughes, a young miner called into full-time ministry, CWR is a UK-based Christian book publisher with more than 400 active titles and 50…

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Former WaterBrook & Multnomah publisher Alex Field launches new literary agency

Former WaterBrook & Multnomah publisher Alex Field launches new literary agency COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (September 8, 2017)—This week marks the launch of The Bindery, a new literary agency and consulting firm founded by Alexander Field, former VP & Publisher at WaterBrook & Multnomah, imprints of Penguin Random House. The Bindery is an ambitious, full-service literary agency working closely with authors to set big goals, shape their book ideas, create robust book proposals, and build a marketing and platform strategy, long before…

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Israel-Based eTeacher Group Selects FrontGate Media as their Agency for North America

Israel-Based eTeacher Group Selects FrontGate Media as their Agency for North America Renowned Institute of Biblical Studies Offers Dynamic Online Biblical Hebrew and Greek Instruction Live from Jerusalem Orange County, CA – eTeacher Group, the leading international virtual schools operator, has selected FrontGate Media, the leading Faith and Family marketing agency, as the Agency for its Israel Institute of Biblical Studies brand launch in North America.  Israel Institute of Biblical Studies offers live online instruction, flexible hours, accreditation through the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and the convenience of learning…

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NPD Acquires Nielsen U.S. Market Information and Research Services for Book Industry

NPD Acquires Nielsen U.S. Market Information and Research Services for Book Industry Services Cover Physical and Digital Sales Tracking, Consumer Insights, and More Port Washington, NY, January 20, 2017 — The NPD Group announced that it has acquired Nielsen’s U.S. market information and research services for the book industry.  The acquisition includes: U.S.-based BookScan, PubTrack™ Digital, PubTrack™ Higher Education, PubTrack™ Christian, Books & Consumers™, PubEasy®, and PubNet®.  These services will be part of NPD Book, a new U.S. practice area that…

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New Book “Path to Resiliency” Challenges Warriors – Military and Civilian – to be Resilient to Life’s Trials

New Book “Path to Resiliency” Challenges Warriors – Military and Civilian – to be Resilient to Life’s Trials. Authors Chad Robichaux and Jeremy Stalnecker to Donate over 5,000 Books to Active Duty Military Book reveals proven methods of resiliency learned after 5 years of intensive programming by Mighty Oaks Warrior Programs.  These programs have graduated over 1,200 Warriors without one loss to suicide. Los Angeles, CA – Chad Robichaux and Jeremy Stalnecker of Mighty Oaks Warrior Programs (MOWP) will release…

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FrontGate’s December 2016 Update: January and 2017 Events Update

FrontGate’s December 2016 Update: January and 2017 Events Update Greetings! I hope your Christmas shopping is coming along nicely!  I have yet to start… Feeling a little behind, but will catch up this weekend for sure.  🙂 Final reminder for the JANUARY Generation Love Conference by Thelma Wells. NFL Hall of Famer Mike Singletary and Kim joined the speaking team Babbie Mason has also joined the team. The host church has been VERY involved Great speakers + great church = great event! Sponsorship &…

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Gateway Church’s Pink Impact Conference Taps FrontGate Media as Exclusive Representative for Event Sponsorship & Digital Media

Gateway Church’s Pink Impact Conference Taps FrontGate Media as Exclusive Representative for Event Sponsorship & Digital Media Orange County, CA – Pink Impact, Gateway Church’s annual conference for women, has entered into a multi-year agreement with FrontGate Media, the leading faith-based marketing agency and media group, to be the exclusive representation for event sponsorship and digital media. Created by Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas-based Gateway Church, Pink Impact is a place for women from all over the nation to come together to…

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The Christy Award™ Has a New Home at ECPA

The Christy Award™ Has a New Home at ECPA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (PHOENIX, ARIZ., August 18, 2016) Those administering The Christy Award™, the nation’s most prestigious award for Christian fiction, have entered into an agreement with the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) to assume ownership and administration of The Christy Award program beginning September 1, 2016. Donna Kehoe, executive director for The Christy Awards LLC, has been working with ECPA to find a new home for the celebrated award program she…

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Bible Gateway Interviews: Week of July 11, 2016

Bible Gateway Interviews Stephen M. Miller on A Visual Walk Through Genesis The book of Genesis offers helpful answers to the biggest questions in life—Why are we here? What is God like? Why so much evil and pain? But readers often get tripped up by the ancient writing style and wonder: Did Moses really write Genesis? Many of the reports seem so odd—are they scientifically accurate? Does that matter? How does Genesis relate to other ancient accounts of creation, the origin…

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Irish Meadows Wins Christy Award

Irish Meadows Wins Christy Award Contact: Lynnae Lubbers (616)676-9185 x193 llubbers@bakerpublishinggroup. com   Ada, Mich. (July 5, 2016)—The winners of the 2016 Christy Awards were announced on Monday, June 27, by the Christy Award advisory board. Irish Meadows by debut author Susan Anne Mason won in the First Novel category. The Christy Awards were established in 1999 to recognize authors and novels that are outstanding in several genres of Christian fiction. For the complete list of winners, please click here. Irish Meadows by Susan Anne Mason (Bethany…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing wins Book of the Year at 2016 Christy Awards

HarperCollins Christian Publishing wins Book of the Year at 2016 Christy Awards  Thomas Nelson and Zondervan authors take home four Christy Awards and three INSPY Awards (Nashville, TN) July 7, 2016—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) congratulates Thomas Nelson fiction author Jim Rubart on winning Book of the Year at the 2016 Christy Awards for his novel, “The Five Times I Met Myself.” The Christy Advisory Board presented the awards online on June 27, 2016 at ChristyAwards.com. The Thomas Nelson and Zondervan fiction team received a combined…

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