Kathie Lee Gifford discusses big changes and new dreams on Jesus Calling Podcast

Kathie Lee Gifford discusses big changes and new dreams on Jesus Calling Podcast Legendary entertainer Kathie Lee Gifford recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how she was born with built-in dreams that she got to watch unfold by pursuing her passions. As she’s moved through various entertainment spaces, Kathie has followed where God has called her, and she’s living out the gospel in a tangible way so that she can encourage others to blossom in their faith. Gifford’s new children’s…

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New Growth Press releases board book that introduces toddlers and preschoolers to the story of Jesus’s birth

New Growth Press releases board book that introduces toddlers and preschoolers to the story of Jesus’s birth Celebrate the True Meaning of Christmas Jesus Came for Me introduces toddlers and preschoolers to the story of Jesus’s birth Bright lights, cookies, presents, and Santa Claus. That’s usually what young children think of when it comes to Christmas. However, it’s important for them to learn what we really celebrate December 25. This year families with toddlers and preschoolers can introduce their children…

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Popular Christian apologist, bestselling author and podcaster Sean McDowell answers tough questions on sex and love in new book

Popular Christian apologist, bestselling author and podcaster Sean McDowell answers tough questions on sex and love in new book  [NASHVILLE, TENN., October 19, 2020—] Dr. Sean McDowell is a leading Christian voice on hot-button and controversial topics, including evolution, atheism, evil and suffering, pornography, sexuality. A popular apologist, speaker, podcaster and bestselling author, McDowell brings a Christian worldview to difficult cultural situations. In his latest book, “Chasing Love: Sex, Love, and Relationships in a Confused Culture” (B&H Publishing, December 2020),…

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Louie Giglio outlines ways young readers can win the battle against spiritual and mental giants

Louie Giglio outlines ways young readers can win the battle against spiritual and mental giants New book helps kids and preteens understand how God can conquer the giants in their lives NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 14, 2020) – Louie Giglio, the original visionary of the Passion movement that has reached millions young people globally, now brings his message of courage and faith to kids in “Goliath Must Fall for Young Readers: Winning the Battle Against Your Giants.” Today young people face more…

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Crossway launches new Bible browsing tools on Crossway.org

Crossway launches new Bible browsing tools on Crossway.org October 16, 2020 — WHEATON, Ill.—Crossway is pleased to announce innovative updates to the Bible browsing experience on crossway.org. With more people shopping for Bibles online, being able to compare Bibles and easily see each one’s distinctive design and content is increasingly important. By updating and improving search and filter capabilities, Crossway seeks to provide customers the opportunity to make the most informed and knowledgeable Bible purchasing decisions. Featuring a brand-new landing…

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CIPS issues final call for nominations for 2021 Christian Indie Awards

CIPS issues final call for nominations for 2021 Christian Indie Awards Nominations for the 2021 Christian Indie Awards will close on November 15, 2020. This award honors books produced by small publishers and independent authors each year for outstanding contribution to Christian life. Nominations are accepted in 18 categories. More…

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NIV Super Giant Print Reference Bible surpasses 100k milestone

NIV Super Giant Print Reference Bible surpasses 100k milestone Grand, Rapids, Mich. (Oct., 2020)— Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, today announced the Super Giant Print Reference Bible in the New International Version (NIV) has sold more than 100,000 copies. “Knowing that more than 100,000 readers have found a Bible that is clear and easy-to-read affirms our mission of making beautiful Bibles for every age and stage of life,” said Melinda Bouma, vice president and publisher of Bibles for Zondervan….

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Robin Barnett joins ICON Media Group as Vice President of Public Relations

Robin Barnett joins ICON Media Group as Vice President of Public Relations Nashville, Tenn. (October 14, 2020) – ICON Media Group announces the firm has hired Robin Barnett as Vice President of Public Relations. Most recently, Robin was the Director of Public Relations for Zondervan, a HarperCollins Company. “Robin is not only one of the most respected women in the business, her experience launching impactful media campaigns for the industry’s leading voices is unparalleled,” said partner, Shanon Stowe. “She brings top-tier…

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W Publishing promotes Allison Carter to publicity director

W Publishing promotes Allison Carter to publicity director Nashville, Tenn. (October 15, 2020) — Thomas Nelson today announced Allison Carter’s promotion to publicity director for the W Publishing division, a nonfiction imprint of Thomas Nelson. Carter has over 18 years of publicity and journalism experience, the past four of which she has spent at HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) managing the publicity for Thomas Nelson and Zondervan fiction titles and most recently W Publishing. She has planned and executed national publicity campaigns…

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MTI plans virtual and on-site conference in Ghana in 2021

MTI plans virtual and on-site conference in Ghana in 2021 (Colorado Springs, CO)—Magazine Training International (MTI) will head to Ghana in September 2021 to host a series of professional training events for Christians in magazine publishing. If it is possible to gain reliable Internet access for streaming, MTI plans to offer a virtual training event simultaneously. Although MTI has offered online training since 2014, this will be the first attempt to combine virtual training with an on-site experience. The five-day…

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Tyndale House Publishers pivots to host 4th annual Warehouse Sale completely online

Tyndale House Publishers pivots to host 4th annual Warehouse Sale completely online For the safety of the community, Tyndale’s 2020 Annual Warehouse Sale will be hosted online at tyndalewarehousesale.com from November 9th through the 20th, rather than in-person at the corporate office Carol Stream, Ill. (October 15, 2020)—In light of Covid-19 safety concerns, Tyndale House Publishers will host its Annual Warehouse Sale completely online this year, from Monday, November 9, to Sunday, November 20, at tyndalewarehousesale.com. The Annual Warehouse Sale will offer favorite fiction,…

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Goodwill Audio (Goodwill Rights Management Corporation) announces the release of its first audiobook: the Spurgeon classic “All of Grace”

Goodwill Audio (Goodwill Rights Management Corporation) announces the release of its first audiobook: the Spurgeon classic “All of Grace” Its creative approach presents this core library essential in a fresh and exciting way Cary, NC: Goodwill Rights Management Corporation (GRMC), a leading Christian publishing and rights services agency, today announced the release of its first audiobook, All of Grace: an innovative production that coalesces the spoken word with music for a multidimensional listening and worship experience.  Additionally, it announces the…

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Terence Lester, author of “I See You,” receives American Express NGen Leadership Award

Terence Lester, author of “I See You,” receives American Express NGen Leadership Award WESTMONT, IL—IVP author Terence Lester has received the 2020 American Express NGen Leadership Award. Each year Independent Sector presents the American Express NGen Leadership Award to one emerging leader age forty and under whose creative and collaborative leadership is accelerating transformative social and community change. Lester is an activist, systemic poverty thought leader, founder of Love Beyond Walls, and author of I See You and the forthcoming When We Stand. Lester…

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ECPA opens registration for industry’s C-Suite executives

ECPA opens registration for industry’s C-Suite executives On November 16, 17 and 18, ECPA will present C-Suite Connect, the online version of the annual C-Suite Symposium. The program will feature two interactive webinars a day with thought leaders in the Church, Publishing, Technology, and Higher Education—as well as opportunities for breakout forums for connection and engagement among the industry’s C-suite executives. Speakers include Maria Pallante (AAP), Walter Kim (NAE), Shirley Hoogstra (CCCU), Michael Lindsay(Gordon College), and author & academic Karen Swallow Prior.  The program will…

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New Hope releases book on the hard journey of an adoptive parent

New Hope releases book on the hard journey of an adoptive parent Adoptive parents often discover that opening their hearts to adoption was the easy part. It’s the emotional journey after the surrender to the idea of adoption that leads to the hard seasons of testing. In Hope When It’s Hard, author Jennifer Phillips beautifully weaves together elements of her personal adoption journey with Scripture and encouraging words that will feed the soul of an adoptive parent. Jennifer’s authenticity will lead…

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