New American Standard Bible, 1995 Edition, now available in Super Giant Print

New American Standard Bible, 1995 Edition, now available in Super Giant Print The Largest Print Size Available in the NASB Grand Rapids, Mich. May 2020 – Zondervan Bibles, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to release the New American Standard Bible, Super Giant Print Reference Bible, 1995 Edition, featuring the new, exclusive NASB Comfort Print® typeface in an extra-large print size. With a 16.5-point text size, the Super Giant Print Reference Bible is the largest print size available in the NASB. Universally recognized…

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Christianbook is awarded the 2019 Bizrate Insights Circle of Excellence Platinum Award

Christianbook is awarded the 2019 Bizrate Insights Circle of Excellence Platinum Award Peabody, Massachusetts, May 20, 2020:  Christianbook is honored to have been awarded the 2019 Bizrate Insights Circle of Excellence Platinum Award. Founded in 2000, the Circle of Excellence honors retailers in their network who have earned outstanding ratings from their customers during the previous calendar year – and only the best of the best reach Platinum status. Bizrate Insights, one of the largest sources of consumer-generated reviews of…

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Lexham Press celebrates third book of the year win for “The Care of Souls”

Lexham Press celebrates third book of the year win for “The Care of Souls” It has been a banner year for Harold L. Senkbeil. This month, The Care of Souls: Cultivating a Pastor’s Heart by Senkbeil received the ECPA 2020 Christian Book award for the Ministry Resources category. In response to the win, Senkbeil said, “I am humbled that my The Care of Souls garnered a third major book award—this time from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. It has been…

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Go-Live of knkPublishing at Barbour Publishing

Go-Live of knkPublishing at Barbour Publishing The publishing software knkPublishing has successfully gone live at Barbour Publishing. “With knkPublishing we now have a future-focused publishing solution that supports our company mission as well as our business plan”, states Mary Burns, CEO and president of Barbour Publishing. “We chose knkPublishing because of its flexibility and wide range of publishing functionalities. It enables us to efficiently implement innovative business models and launch new products, as we plan to expand our direct consumer…

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ECPA presents free webinar this week on Responding to the Needs of the Church

ECPA presents free webinar this week on Responding to the Needs of the Church ECPA continues the Virtual Summit Series this Thursday, May 28, in a conversation with Trade Group Publisher for B&H Publishing, Devin Maddox—along with Bob Pritchett, president and CEO of Faithlife, and Jesse Myers, Associate Publisher of Lexham Press. Devin, Bob, and Jesse will share their strategies for meeting the needs of the church at this time. The ECPA Virtual Summit is a weekly webinar series for ECPA members featuring conversations with…

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Christianbook announces they are back up and running after COVID-19 closure

Christianbook announces they are back up and running after COVID-19 closure The Christianbook distribution center was closed in mid-April due to the Peabody Massachusetts-based business being located in a COVID-19 hotspot.  All employees were paid during the closure and the business has reopened with all CDC requirements in place to keep employees safe as they efficiently process the backlog.  “We remain committed to exceptional customer service and are excited to serve our customers again,” stated President/CEO Ray Hendrickson.

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Popular novelist Jon Coon returns with exciting new public safety / police diver thriller

Popular novelist Jon Coon returns with exciting new public safety / police diver thriller Well-known dive industry professional author Jon Coon has released his latest novel Ghost River. This highly anticipated book promises to give fiction readers a crime-thrilling, suspenseful and authentic summer read. Ghost River is the thrilling supernatural story of badly constructed bridges based on actual events of collapsed bridges. It follows the impact of an underwater criminal investigator whose partner is murdered and whose life is threatened when…

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‘Biblical love—not just passion and desire—is key to enduring marriage,’ says Bob Lepine, marriage and family expert and veteran radio host, in his new book, “Love Like You Mean It”

‘Biblical love—not just passion and desire—is key to enduring marriage,’ says Bob Lepine, marriage and family expert and veteran radio host, in his new book, “Love Like You Mean It” [NASHVILLE, TENN., May 18, 2020—] In a culture where love is defined by pop songs and romantic comedies, it’s not surprising that many marriages don’t last, and many married couples are struggling to stay together. Bob Lepine, marriage and family expert and host of the nationally syndicated radio program “FamilyLife…

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Bible Gateway Interviews

Bible Gateway interviews K.J. Ramsey, author of “This Too Shall Last” When your prayers for healing haven’t been answered, the fog of depression isn’t lifting, your marriage is ending in divorce, or grief won’t go away, it’s easy to feel you’ve failed God and, worse, he’s failed you. If God loves us, why does he allow us to hurt? Bible Gateway interviewed K.J. Ramsey (@kjramseywrites), author of “This Too Shall Last: Finding Grace When Suffering Lingers” (Zondervan, 2020). Read this…

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Word Guild selects four IVP books and one cover design for 2020 Awards shortlist

Word Guild selects four IVP books and one cover design for 2020 Awards shortlist WESTMONT, IL—InterVarsity Press was pleased to have four titles and one book cover selected for the 2020 Word Awards Shortlist. These honors are given out by the Word Guild each year to encourage the pursuit of excellence in writing and to help to raise the profile of Canadian writers who are Christian. The winners in each category will be announced at an online event on June…

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Louie Giglio’s “How Great is Our God” surpasses 100,000 books sold in less than seven months

Louie Giglio’s “How Great is Our God” surpasses 100,000 books sold in less than seven months NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 18, 2020) – Today, Thomas Nelson announced that How Great is Our God, by Louie Giglio, has surpassed more than 100,000 copies sold. How Great Is Our God is a resource for faith and science to come together in a conversation. Written for elementary-age kids, it is packed with amazing scientific facts, scriptures, beautiful photography, and cool illustrations. Exploring topics like space and time, the…

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Freight Forwarder Meadows Wye becomes ECPA business solutions provider

Freight Forwarder Meadows Wye becomes ECPA business solutions provider Meadows Wye now providing special discount program to ECPA members ECPA announces the addition of a new business solutions program for its members through Meadows Wye freight forwarding and US customs brokerage.  Meadows Wye will now provide an exclusive discount package for ECPA members in need of freight and customs services. Meadows Wye specializes in international transportation and customs brokerage for the print and publishing Industry.  They have wholly owned operations at…

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ECPA relaunches Career Center with Resume Bank and Career Services Center

ECPA relaunches Career Center with Resume Bank and Career Services Center TEMPE, AZ – May 18, 2020 — The new ECPA Career Center, just relaunched this month with a new professional design and interface, now includes a robust Career Services Center for job seekers with a resume bank, career resources, job searching tips & tools, and more! Features include the ability for job seekers to: Upload your anonymous resume so employers can contact you, but you maintain control of your…

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ECPA presents free webinar on digital marketing on Thursday: Reaching readers in a time of crisis

ECPA presents free webinar on digital marketing on Thursday: Reaching readers in a time of crisis ECPA continues the Virtual Summit Series this Thursday, May 21, with Peter McCarthy and Kelly Gallagher of Ingram Content Group, discussing Reaching Customers in a Time of Crisis: Digital Marketing Innovations.  The ECPA Virtual Summit is a weekly webinar series for ECPA members featuring conversations with publishing experts on trends and best practices in the wake of COVID-19.  Registration is free and open to ECPA…

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Tyndale House Publishers releases Karen Stiller’s memoir in essays, “The Minister’s Wife”

Tyndale House Publishers releases Karen Stiller’s memoir in essays, “The Minister’s Wife” CAROL STREAM, Ill. (May 7, 2020)—Karen Stiller, senior editor of the Canadian magazine Faith Today, has written The Minister’s Wife, a memoir in essays that transports you into one woman’s life, while inspiring you to think differently about your own. Karen never expected to be a minister’s wife. And the life she discovered was more challenging—and more beautiful—than she could have anticipated. As she shares her own deep-from-the-heart experiences, she welcomes us to…

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