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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Bible Gateway Interviews

Bible Gateway interviews Julie Roys, author of ‘Redeeming the Feminine Soul’ What is the scriptural vision for godly womanhood and manhood? How should the feminine soul be biblically nurtured? What is the clarity between feminist and fundamentalist? Bible Gateway interviewed Julie Roys (@reachjulieroys) about her book, Redeeming the Feminine Soul: God’s Surprising Vision for Womanhood (Thomas Nelson, 2017). Read this interview. Bible Gateway interviews Dr. Ed Hindson, co-author of ‘Charting the Bible Chronologically’ The Bible follows the rise and fall of kingdoms…

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Christianity Today wins Excellence in Religion Reporting Awards

Christianity Today wins Excellence in Religion Reporting Awards CAROL STREAM, Ill., Sept. 13, 2017 — Christianity Today won two top awards showcasing religion journalism excellence at the Religion News Association’s annual awards banquet in Nashville, Tennessee on September 9, 2017. Christianity Today won first place for Excellence in Magazine Overall Religion Coverage. Editor in Chief Mark Galli shares, “It’s always encouraging to be recognized for excellence, but it’s especially gratifying to hear it from a stellar journalistic organization like the Religion News Association. Our news…

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ECPA selects FrontGate Media as PR Agency for Christy Awards™ and The Art of Writing conference

ECPA selects FrontGate Media as PR Agency for Christy Awards™ and The Art of Writing conference Orange County, CA – The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) has selected FrontGate Media, one of the world’s leading Faith and Family marketing agencies, as PR agency of record.  FrontGate will be working with ECPA to provide brand strategy and communications services including Publicity, Social Media, and Grassroots Outreach for the annual THE CHRISTY AWARDS™ GALA and the launch of THE ART OF WRITING CONFERENCE. The conference and…

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Black Earth Group is now Book Genesis

Black Earth Group is now Book Genesis DeKalb, IL (September 18, 2017) — Reflecting its growing mission to make complex book production simple, Black Earth Group is now Book Genesis. To mark this new identity, Book Genesis has launched a new website and book production portal at https://bookgenesis.com. “When I created Black Earth Group in 2014,” says founder and president Sean Harrison, “I wanted to serve the publishing industry using the skills and knowledge I had built up over the previous…

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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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FrontGate Media Selected as PR Agency for The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association’s (ECPA) CHRISTY AWARDS™ and THE ART OF WRITING CONFERENCE

FrontGate Media Selected as PR Agency for The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association’s (ECPA) CHRISTY AWARDS™ and THE ART OF WRITING CONFERENCE Orange County, CA – The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) has selected FrontGate Media, one of the world’s leading Faith and Family marketing agencies, as PR agency of record. FrontGate will be working with ECPA to provide brand strategy and communications services including Publicity, Social Media, and Grassroots Outreach for the annual THE CHRISTY AWARDS™ GALA and the launch…

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Know the Word Study Bible provides three easy ways to understand the Bible—now in the KJV

Know the Word Study Bible provides three easy ways to understand the Bible—now in the KJV Book by Book, Verse by Verse, or Topic by Topic Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2017 – Studying the Bible does not have to be an intimidating or overwhelming experience. The study of God’s Word can be easy and rewarding if the Bible is broken down into easy-to-understand segments. Previously published in the New King James Version™, the Know the Word Study Bible is now available in the King…

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Warner Press releases veteran author Tina Houser’s 18th book

Warner Press releases veteran author Tina Houser’s 18th book Anderson, Ind., September 5, 2017—Warner Press and author Tina Houser continue to grow their relationship with the release of Tina’s latest book, Fascinating Preschoolers. Houser’s latest book connects Sunday school teachers to a group of kids that are often overlooked as “too young” to connect to Jesus. She teaches us how to embrace their “fascination” and show them the wonder of the world God created. “A preschooler’s existence is all about…

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Ann Voskamp presents stunning new way for families to celebrate Advent

Ann Voskamp presents stunning new way for families to celebrate Advent The Wonder of the Greatest Gift to release from Tyndale House Publishers November 7 Carol Stream, Ill. (September 5, 2017)—Ann Voskamp, New York Times bestselling author and one of today’s most influential Christian bloggers, presents the timeless Advent tradition of the Jesse Tree with a beautiful keepsake book all generations will enjoy. The Wonder of the Greatest Gift is scheduled to release from Tyndale House Publishers on November 7, 2017, just in time for the Advent…

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Churches can ignite passion for the Bible with the Community Bible Experience

Churches can ignite passion for the Bible with the Community Bible Experience Proven Program Now Available with Resources So All Can Participate, from the Youngest Children to Students and Adults Grand Rapids, Mich., Sept. 8, 2017 — We all know we should read the Bible—and more deeply—and more often than once a week. Nothing is more important to personal spiritual growth, and church vitality, than a deep, sustained connection with the Bible. Now churches can go on an unforgettable journey and reignite…

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Bible Gateway Interview

Bible Gateway interviews Dean Niewolny, author of ‘Trade Up: How to Move from Just Making Money to Making a Difference’ What does it take to feel good—and do good—in work? More Money? Money falls short, says Dean Niewolny, whose finance career, four houses, boat, plane, and astronomical paycheck still left him restless. Call it smoldering discontent. Like most achievers, Dean found himself craving work that matters. Bible Gateway interviewed Dean Niewolny (@DNiewolny) about his book, Trade Up: How to Move from…

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On the 20th anniversary of Mother Teresa’s death Paraclete Press title passes 20,000 copies in sales; Excerpted by Fox News

On the 20th anniversary of Mother Teresa’s death Paraclete Press title passes 20,000 copies in sales; Excerpted by Fox News Twenty years after the death of Mother Teresa, I Loved Jesus in the Night: Teresa of Calcutta, A Secret Revealed (Paraclete Press) has broken 20,000 copies in sales and was excerpted this past week on the Fox News website (Opinion) with a very personal account by author Fr. Paul Murray, OP of meeting Mother Teresa: “What struck me at once was something which has been…

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Noted journalists, analysts to speak at Crisis Publishing Initiative

Noted journalists, analysts to speak at Crisis Publishing Initiative (Colorado Springs, CO) – Seventeen speakers from six countries will cover topics ranging from terrorism to natural disaster to religious persecution and ethnic cleansing at the Crisis Publishing Initiative in Hungary, Oct. 15-18, 2017. The speakers include publishers, analysts, researchers, editors, and authors with decades of experience covering all types of crises. Nearly 100 Christian publishing professionals are expected to gather in Sopron, Hungary, for the one-of-a-kind conference, eager to learn best practices…

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