Bible Gateway Interviews

Bible Gateway interviews David A. Covington, author of “A Redemptive Theology of Art” What does the Bible say about art? What is a biblical, systematic, and practical theology of aesthetics? What is the scriptural teaching about the passions that motivate us? How were we made for God’s delight? And, though sin and bondage plague our passions, how does God shape our fun, feelings, desires, and affections? Bible Gateway interviewed David A. Covington about his book, “A Redemptive Theology of Art:…

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Artist, musician, and author Morgan Harper Nichols on Jesus Calling podcast

Artist, musician, and author Morgan Harper Nichols on Jesus Calling podcast Writer and creator Morgan Harper Nichols joins the Jesus Calling podcast to share how she struggled — as many of us do — with figuring out her purpose. She was striving to figure out her identity and her place in God’s kingdom and discusses how she only found hope when she showed up for others.  Harper’s book “All Along You Were Blooming: Thoughts for Boundless Living” is available from Zondervan. More…

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2020 ACFW Carol Award finalists announced

2020 ACFW Carol Award finalists announced Palm Bay, FL: American Christian Fiction Writers recently announced the finalists for the 2020 Carol Awards, honoring Christian fiction published in the previous calendar year. Congratulations to these authors and their publishing houses and editors. Contemporary The Death of Mungo Blackwell by Lauren H. Brandenburg; Lion Fiction (Monarch Publishing); Editor – Jessica Gladwell On a Summer Tide by Suzanne Woods Fisher; Revell – A Division of Baker Publishing Group; Editors – Barb Barnes and Andrea Doering The…

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ECPA presents Bronze Award for 100,000 sold for The Good Book Company title

ECPA presents Bronze Award for 100,000 sold for The Good Book Company title ECPA recently presented a BRONZE AWARD to The Good Book Company for its title, “Where is God in a Coronavirus World?” by John C. Lennox – which exceeded 100,000 in sales. Originally published in April 2020, the sales milestone was achieved in June 2020. More on the ECPA Milestone Sales Award program

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Jemar Tisby’s “The Color of Compromise” hits the New York Times best sellers list

Jemar Tisby’s “The Color of Compromise” hits the New York Times best sellers list Grand, Rapids, Mich. (June 23, 2020)—The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism by Jemar Tisby has landed on the New York Times Best Sellers list for June 28, 2020, at #13 in the Paperback Nonfiction category. “Naturally we are pleased with the renewed interest in The Color of Compromise. But it’s not just the number of units sold. More importantly, we are proud to be Jemar’s publisher and…

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BMI launches Book Printing RFQ Tool

  BMI launches Book Printing RFQ Tool The Book Manufacturers’ Institute (BMI), has launched a new Request for Quote (RFQ) tool for those looking to get multiple bids for book printing. The tool, named BMIsource, will allow users to either search the BMI Member Directory by various capabilities in order to reach out directly to manufacturers, or fill out a form with job details that will be sent to manufacturers to review and respond with a quote. “Publishers and others…

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ECPA launches webinar series in July: Registration is open

ECPA launches webinar series in July: Registration is open Last week concluded the ECPA Virtual Summit Series with legal experts from Flagler Law Group and AAP who offered their perspectives on successfully navigating the legal issues affecting publishing.  Scheduled next is a three-part series for ECPA members called ECPA FOCUS, focusing on three current topics: China & Global publishing; Organizational diversity initiatives for sustained change; and Christian Retail. ECPA members can now register for each of these free webinars, held on Thursdays — July 9, 16,…

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American Bible Society names Robert L. Briggs as President and CEO

American Bible Society names Robert L. Briggs as President and CEO PHILADELPHIA, June 23, 2020 — American Bible Society, one of the nation’s most enduring nonprofit organizations, announced today that Robert L. Briggs has been appointed as president and CEO of the 204-year-old Bible ministry. Briggs, who served most recently as interim president and CEO following the retirement of Roy L. Peterson, has served at and led American Bible Society through various leadership roles for nearly 20 years. “Robert’s time at American Bible Society has been marked by…

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Christianbook acquires select assets of Christian Supply

Christianbook acquires select assets of Christian Supply Peabody, MA (June 29, 2020) – Christianbook has recently purchased select assets of Christian Supply, Inc., one of the longest standing, family-owned Christian retail operations in the country faithfully serving the wider Christian community for more than 65 years. In a message to customers, Chuck Wallington, President of Christian Supply stated “After more than 65 years of serving this area as well as individuals and churches throughout the nation, Christian Supply, Inc. is…

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Bible Gateway Interviews

Bible Gateway interviews Banning Liebscher, author of “The Three-Mile Walk” Do you live a life of passionate purpose and unshakable faith? Or are you settled into a comfort zone of complacency? What Old Testament story might teach applicable lessons of what God wants us all to be? How can we best incorporate the attributes of holiness, courage, and faith into our everyday lives? Bible Gateway interviewed Banning Liebscher (@thebanning) about his book, “The Three-Mile Walk: The Courage You Need to…

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Jesus Calling Podcasts

Author Jerrad Lopes discusses “Dad Tired” on podcast When Jerrad Lopes hit a wall and knew he wasn’t being the best dad and husband, he turned to Jesus to help show him how to lead. He found through his efforts to connect with his family better, he was able to help others; and his ministry was born. Lopes joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to encourage men that having better connection with their families makes life better for everyone. Lopes’ book “Dad…

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Daniel Darling offers a biblical vision for online communication in his new book with B&H

Daniel Darling offers a biblical vision for online communication in his new book with B&H Prolific speaker, columnist, podcaster and author Daniel Darling offers a biblical vision for online communication in his new book, “A Way With Words”   NASHVILLE, TENN., June 22, 2020— The Internet can be a space for positive connection or it can be a very dark place.  In his new book, “A Way With Words: Using Our Online Conversation for Good” (B&H Publishing, August 2020), Daniel Darling urges Christians…

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Moody Publishers releases quick-read books from eight authors relating to pandemic crisis and beyond

Moody Publishers releases quick-read books from eight authors relating to pandemic crisis and beyond Moody Publishers has announced the publication of eight new quick-read books that address issues that have surfaced during the COVID 19 pandemic, and issues that will remain long after it has passed. Be it in the midst of a natural disaster, global unrest, or an unforeseen pandemic, the repercussions of unprecedented change can leave everyone reeling. The following new titles aim to provide wisdom, encouragement, and…

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Tyndale House Publishers and Kingstone Comics partner to release “The Epic Bible”

Tyndale House Publishers and Kingstone Comics partner to release “The Epic Bible” Carol Stream, Ill. (June 18, 2020)—Tyndale House Publishers’ YA imprint, Wander, has partnered with Kingstone Comics to release The Epic Bible, the most complete graphic novel version of the Bible ever created. This one-of-a-kind rendering will release on October 6, 2020. Art Ayris, founder of Kingstone, and his team of Marvel and DC comic book artists have brought together the energy of the comic book art form and the…

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“Revolution of Values” named a 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year

“Revolution of Values” named a 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year WESTMONT, IL—Revolution of Values by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove was chosen as the 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year in the Political and Social Sciences category. Al Hsu, senior editor at IVP, said, “In this moment of advocacy and activism, we all need to know that we are building on the work of those who have gone before, and that we are not alone in our hopes. Revolution of Values is a book of encouragement for…

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