WaterBrook signs NYT bestseller Latasha Morrison for two new titles

From Latasha Morrison, author of the award-winning New York Times bestseller “Be the Bridge,” two new nonfiction works to WaterBrook In the first book, “Brown Faces, White Spaces,” tentatively slated for release in Spring 2023, the diversity expert and founder of Be the Bridge considers the historic and contemporary circumstances feeding the systemic racism that impacts the daily experience of Brown and Black people and offers practical prompts to help readers reverse the effects of the injustice baked into a variety of institutions and spaces,…

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Zondervan wins three 2022 Christianity Today Book of the Year Awards

Zondervan wins three 2022 Christianity Today Book of the Year Awards (Nashville, Tenn.) January 4, 2022—Zondervan is honored to have three books awarded in the 2022 Christianity Today Book Awards, which were announced on December 14. Annually, Christianity Today chooses books in thirteen main categories that are “most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.” The following Zondervan titles were recognized: Urban Apologetics: Restoring Black Dignity with the Gospel edited by Eric Mason – Book of the Year (Apologetics and Evangelism) Zondervan Reflective A Theology of Paul…

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ECPA Leadership Summit to focus on “Elevating Publishing’s Impact” on May 3-4 in Philadelphia

ECPA Leadership Summit to focus on “Elevating Publishing’s Impact” on May 3-4 in Philadelphia ECPA has confirmed the program for its first in-person Leadership Summit since 2019, to be held May 3-4 in Philadelphia.  The event will also include the ECPA Awards Celebration banquet and a special industry gathering at the nearby American Bible Society.  Sessions will focus on “Elevating Publishing’s Impact,” and include the following confirmed speakers: CHERIE HARDER, President, Trinity Forum EUGENE HABECKER, Senior Fellow, Sagamore Institute; President…

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NRB Tips, New Case Study, YouTube, and Top Posts – FrontGate’s January 2022 Newsletter

NRB Convention 2022 Greetings Marketer! Tips for the NRB Christian Media Convention: a Premier Conference for Christian Communicators! The NRB Convention is ideal for ministry or business leaders and anyone who wants to learn how to engage the Christian audience effectively while connecting with others in the industry. Click the link below for five tips for attending the NRB Convention in 2022 and best practices for networking while you’re there! NRB Convention Networking Tips Case Study: Redeemed Restored Audience Engagement…

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Books & Such Literary Management welcomes new agent Debbie Alsdorf

Books & Such Literary Management welcomes new agent Debbie Alsdorf Santa Rosa, CA – Janet Kobobel Grant, founder and president of Books & Such Literary Management, announced on January 3, 2022 that Debbie Alsdorf, speaker, author, and writing mentor, has joined the agency of now seven Books & Such agents serving the Christian publishing industry. Janet Grant says, “Debbie brings substantive skills to the tasks of agenting, making her a natural at this complex job. Her sales and marketing experience, being…

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Worship Musician [WM] just DOUBLED our distribution numbers for 2022!

Big news here… Worship Musician [WM] just DOUBLED our distribution numbers for 2022! CCLI (Christian Copyright Licensing International) has joined our Distribution Collective of the best-maintained email lists in the industry with their very large email list. [WM] now blasts to 2,300,000 opt-in email addresses of worship leaders, worship musicians, and tech teams!  For now, the ad rates stay the same and with a Full Page you get the extra Interactive Marketplace comp page for your demo videos, etc. Let…

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Tips for Attending the NRB Convention 2022

The NRB Christian Media Convention is a premier conference for Christian communicators who work in radio, film, television, church media, digital marketing, and the like. Throughout the conference, participants hear from industry leaders and develop new skills from keynote speakers, panel discussions, and workshops. The NRB Convention is ideal for ministry, organization, and business leaders who want to learn how to engage their audience effectively and connect with others in the industry. Below are five tips for attending the NRB…

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YouTube Channel Management & Advertising

  Let FrontGate manage and grow your YouTube Channel! Our FrontGate Moving Pictures’ YouTube Expert is none other than Steph Carse, a 4-time Emmy® winning producer, director, and writer known for our work with non-profit ministries, music videos, book trailers, and more.    FrontGate’s YouTube services start with optimizing or creating your YouTube Channel presentation and audience targeting, then managing your content, and growing your audience engagement.   YouTube Channel Optimization  $1,500 Our process starts here. Optimize a YouTube channel…

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Virtusales Publishing Solutions introduces the next generation of publishing software for optimizing workflows: the new Biblio Suite

Virtusales Publishing Solutions introduces the next generation of publishing software for optimizing workflows: the new Biblio Suite December 2021: Virtusales announces the launch of the new Biblio Suite publishing software, incorporating 20 years of publishing experience and powerful functionality into a brand new system using the latest technologies from Microsoft and Google, with collaboration and feedback from over 100 publishers. Released to all Biblio customers as an inclusive upgrade, the new Biblio Suite provides a completely rejuvenated, best-of-class system, enabling…

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FrontGate Media Publishes Results from 10+ Devotional Studies on YouVersion’s Bible App

FrontGate Media Publishes Results from 10+ Devotional Studies on YouVersion’s Bible App Each with over 4.5-star reviews and above-average completion rates Orange County, CA – FRONTGATE MEDIA, one of the world’s leading Faith and Family marketing agencies, has written and published 11 devotional studies on YouVersion’s Bible App for notable Christian influencers, authors, ministries, and organizations. FrontGate Media began its devotional development service in 2016 with the release of “Pope Francis – Wake Up – The Album Devo.” This ecumenical…

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IVP Creative Director honored with eight 2021 Top Shelf Book Cover Awards

IVP Creative Director honored with eight 2021 Top Shelf Book Cover Awards WESTMONT, IL— InterVarsity Press (IVP) is pleased to congratulate creative director, David Fassett, for his work on eight designs that were chosen for the 2021 Top Shelf Book Cover Awards by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA). “The creative talent represented in the covers that won this year is impressive,” said Lorraine Caulton, IVP’s director of creativity and customer engagement. “IVP is honored to be a recipient, many…

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FrontGate Media Shares 2022 Social Media Trends to Engage the Christian Audience in the New Year

FrontGate Media Shares 2022 Social Media Trends to Engage the Christian Audience in the New Year Orange County, CA – FRONTGATE MEDIA, one of the world’s leading Christian marketing agencies, provides helpful tips and valuable insights for Christian marketers seeking to expand their reach on social media platforms. Most recently, FrontGate Media released an in-depth article highlighting the most popular social media and video sharing platforms and how to use each to its fullest potential. “Social media platforms enable Christian…

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Is Email Dead?, Social Content Case Study, Christian Lists & Top Posts – FrontGate’s December 2021 Newsletter

Is Direct Email Marketing Dead? Greetings Marketer! Did you hear that email marketing is dead? We didn’t either. In fact, 29% of marketers rate email marketing as the most effective marketing channel over Social Media, Pay-Per-Click ads, SEO, and Affiliate Marketing. The more the Christian audience knows you, likes you, and trusts you, the more likely they are to purchase your product, donate to your cause, or use your service. Read on to learn the benefits of Direct Email and tips for…

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3 Tips & 3 Benefits for Direct Email Marketing Success

Did you hear that email marketing is dead? We didn’t either. In fact, 29% of marketers rate email marketing as the most effective marketing channel over Social Media, Pay-Per-Click ads, SEO, and Affiliate Marketing. With an estimated 4.6 billion email users in 2025, now is the time to capitalize on Direct Email Marketing and create campaigns that share your product, service, cause, or project with the Faith and Family audience. Read on to learn the benefits of Direct Email and…

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