IVP and Regent College honor the life and work of Donald M. Lewis, respected professor and historian

IVP and Regent College honor the life and work of Donald M. Lewis, respected professor and historian VANCOUVER, BC—IVP author and beloved Regent College professor Dr. Donald Munro Lewis, seventy-one, passed away unexpectedly from cardiac arrest on Tuesday, October 19, 2021. Lewis taught and served in various roles at Regent College for forty years, most notably as professor of church history. “In the normal hubbub of our college life, Don was a kind of fixed point of reference,” said Regent…

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Case Study: Hallmark Movie Multi-Tactic Marketing Campaign

“Finding Love in Mountain View” is a new Hallmark Movie inspired by the book “Finding Love in Bridal Veil, Oregon” by Miralee Ferrell. This film falls into the popular romance genre and highlights unexpected loss, a focus on family, and what it truly means to risk it all for love. The movie premiered on the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries channel on September 19, 2021. FrontGate Media was tasked with promoting the film ahead of the premiere with a very conservative…

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Iron Stream Media brings home 2021 Christian Market Novel of the Year and Two Golden Scroll Awards

Iron Stream Media brings home 2021 Christian Market Novel of the Year and Two Golden Scroll Awards Iron Stream Media (ISM) is honored to announce our winners of the 2021 Golden Scroll and Christian Market Book Awards announced at the Advanced Writers and Speakers Association (AWSA) virtual awards ceremony on Sunday, August 15, 2021. 2021 Golden Scroll Awards were as follows: Contemporary Novel of the Year Winner The Endling by Deborah Maxey ISBN-13: ‎ 978-1645262640 Contemporary Novel of the Year…

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Group Case Study: 11 Reports From Our Work on YouVersion Bible App Devotion Studies

YouVersion’s Bible App is the #1 most popular Bible study app with 490 million unique installs worldwide. The App’s interface is available in 60 languages, enabling users around the globe to engage with the content. The Bible App is an interactive platform that allows users to take notes on Scriptures, compare Bible versions, create verse images, share content on social platforms, and subscribe to plans and devotionals. Each Bible App devotion is written by various audiences, including well-known pastors, music…

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IVP celebrates 75 years by reflecting on a history of shaping evangelical discourse

IVP celebrates 75 years by reflecting on a history of shaping evangelical discourse WESTMONT, IL— With the forthcoming releases of We the Fallen People and Struggling with Evangelicalism, InterVarsity Press (IVP) continues its yearlong seventy-fifth anniversary celebration by telling the story of its history of publishing books that have shaped and reflected evangelical discourse. Since the publication of Basic Christianity in 1964, IVP has published landmark resources on what it means to live and look like a Christian. IVP’s history with Christianity and relationship to evangelicalism stems…

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Worship Musician October & Musicos Adoradores January Deadlines

Are you ready for the next issues of… Worship Musician – October – the #1 training publication for worship leaders & teams will feature 4-time Grammy Winner and 24-time Dove Award Winner, Third Day frontman Mac Powell plus We Are Messengers and Reverb Pedal Round-up. Read the WM September Issue here. Musicos Adoradores – issue #3 will release in January 2022 for our ALL SPANISH language & distribution worship publication to 144,000 LATINX Spanish-speaking House of Worship subscribers. Request the…

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Zonderkidz announces new podcast

Zonderkidz announces new podcast The Jesus Storybook Bible Podcast premieres September 23 with guests Amy Grant and Bishop Michael Curry Grand Rapids, MI – September 16, 2021 – Zonderkidz is pleased to announce that New York Times bestselling author Sally Lloyd-Jones, creator of the multi-million bestseller The Jesus Storybook Bible, will host a new podcast beginning this fall. Inspired by the many beautiful stories of hope and joy and grace which readers have shared in the 15 years since The…

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ECPA Christian Collective at Frankfurt Book Fair cancels

ECPA Christian Collective at Frankfurt Book Fair cancels ECPA and the publishers planning to be a part of the Christian Collective have cancelled their participation in the 2021 Frankfurt Book Fair.  With the possibility of additional travel restrictions, continued risk of Covid exposure, and fewer attendees from around the world resulting in reduced appointments, the decision was made not to attend this year.  ECPA and the Collective hope to resume their attendance in 2022. For more information on the 2022 collectives…

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11 Questions to Reality Check Your Marketing Before Q4

As we head into the final months of 2021, use these 11 questions to reality-check your Q4 marketing strategy and end the year strong.  1. Do You Know Your Audience? For your audience to know you, you first need to know them. If you haven’t already, create a profile of your ideal audience. Be as detailed as possible, and include information about demographics, socioeconomic status, occupation, hobbies, and interests. Once you’ve clearly defined your target market, you can create content…

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Reach Your Christian Target Audience with The Washington Times

A Proven Solution to Your Faith-Based Marketing Needs.  As a faith-based marketer, you continuously look for new and better ways to reach and connect with your Christian target audience. The Washington Times provides a reliable, expansive online platform for you to do just that. As a news source that holds Conservation Christian beliefs and values, your target market is reading “America’s Newspaper,” The Washington Times. In fact, millions of engaged readers visit the website every month, so you don’t have…

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YTD Christian retailer sales up 11% (2021 vs 2019)

YTD Christian retailer sales up 11% (2021 vs 2019) (August 11, 2021) – As our world continues to establish a new definition for normal —The Parable Group continues to analyze data and provide insights into the sales and performance within the Christian retailing industry. Drawing on nightly sales and inventory data reported to ParableConnect from over 250 retailers, the following findings include national U.S. representation across independent Christian retailers from all major marketing groups. Same store sales in January to…

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Registration opens for The Christy Award® and Art of Writing events, Sep. 30 to Oct. 28

Registration opens for The Christy Award® and Art of Writing events, Sep. 30 to Oct. 28 Registration is now open for the weekly Art of Writing seminars and the two free webcasts that will announce the finalists and winners for The Christy Award program.  The finalists will be announced online on September 30 and the winners via a Gala webcast on October 28.  Between those dates, the Art of Writing webinars will be offered each week.  The series is $79…

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Hope amid cancer drives new children’s book ‘When I Hold You’

Hope amid cancer drives new children’s book ‘When I Hold You’ NASHVILLE, Tenn. — In 2017, Ashley Huffstutler, at 29 years old, received news she had terminal brain cancer. Having just given birth to her second child, all she wanted to do was hold her two girls for as long as she could. But Huffstutler sensed God nudging her, telling her there was more to do. She felt God saying, “In this more, others will see my glory.” This prompting…

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NavPress welcomes Deborah Gonzalez as new Associate Acquisitions Editor

NavPress welcomes Deborah Gonzalez as new Associate Acquisitions Editor COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (August 9, 2021) – NavPress is pleased to announce Deborah Gonzalez as associate acquisitions editor. “Deb is a strong addition to our team,” said NavPress publisher David Zimmerman. “I’ve known her for more than a decade, and I was impressed by her from the first minute. We’re excited to have her on board.” Gonzalez is an eleven-year veteran of the publishing industry with experience in editing, marketing, publicity, and…

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