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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Iron Stream Media announces two finalists for 2021 Serious Writer Awards

Iron Stream Media announces two finalists for 2021 Serious Writer Awards Iron Stream Media is excited to announce two finalists in two Serious Writer Contests. Serious Writer is a club of writers and literary agents with a goal of providing free and affordable education as well as providing networking opportunities for authors of clean Christian books. Winners will be announced at an awards dinner this fall. Book of the Year Finalist for books published January through December 2020: Say Yes by Britt…

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Iron Stream Media announces seven semifinalists for 2021 Serious Writer Awards

Iron Stream Media announces seven semifinalists for 2021 Serious Writer Awards Iron Stream Media is excited to announce seven finalists in two Serious Writer Contests. Serious Writer is a club of writers and literary agents with a goal of providing free and affordable education as well as providing networking opportunities for authors of clean Christian books. Finalists will be announced June 30, 2021. Book of the Year Semifinalists for books published January through December 2020: Say Yes by Britt Mooney Strength…

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Iron Stream Media expands its author resources and portfolio through acquisition

Iron Stream Media expands its author resources and portfolio through acquisition Iron Stream Media is delighted to announce the acquisition of Brookstone Creative Group and Brookstone Publishing Group effective April 19, 2021. This acquisition will bolster J. Westin, the self-publishing arm of Iron Stream Media, as well as provide additional powerhouse resources for authors and speakers, including coaching, promotions, and a full range of publishing services. Both companies were founded upon servant leadership and that will continue under the Iron Stream Media banner. With this…

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Iron Stream Media presents the Gospel Challenge

Iron Stream Media presents the Gospel Challenge Iron Stream Media has partnered with The Readable Bible and BOTT Radio to present the Gospel Challenge through April 30, 2021. The challenge provides a copy of the Gospel of John to keep and one to share with a friend for a nominal donation of $15 to The Gospel Challenge Foundation to complete the work of The Readable Bible translation. This challenge is the perfect opportunity to share God’s Word with a friend…

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Iron Stream Media welcomes Paul Shepherd

Iron Stream Media welcomes Paul Shepherd Iron Stream Media is thrilled to welcome Paul Shepherd as our national key account representative. An industry veteran, Shepherd has worked in the Christian publishing industry for more than thirty years, including at Thomas Nelson, Hachette, Standard Publishing, R. H. Boyd Publishing, Random House, and World Publishing. He began his publishing career with Thomas Nelson and saw the explosion of independent retail bookstores and chains in the 1980s and1990s, first as a field rep…

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Iron Stream’s new release debuts at #1 on Amazon

Iron Stream’s new release debuts at #1 on Amazon Laura Kim Martin’s reviveDAILY released January 5, 2021, and hit #1 New Release in Christian Meditation Worship and Devotion on Amazon the same day. ReviveDAILY is the first year of a two-year daily devotional that guides you through reading the Bible. More…

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Iron Stream Media announces publishing agreement with The Readable Bible

Iron Stream Media announces publishing agreement with The Readable Bible September 15, 2020 — Iron Stream Media is excited to announce a publishing agreement with The Readable Bible. The collaboration will begin with the release of Psalms, along with a special edition of Psalms–filled with inspirational reflections–for the Women’s Missionary Union (WMU), an auxiliary of the Southern Baptist Convention. Many people struggle to read traditional Bibles where everything is in paragraph form. The first of its kind, The Readable Bible makes the Word easier…

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Iron Stream Media announces five AWSA Golden Scroll and Christian Market Book Award winners

Iron Stream Media announces five AWSA Golden Scroll and Christian Market Book Award winners Iron Stream Media (ISM) is pleased to announce that four of our authors have been honored at the 2020 Golden Scroll and Christian Market Book Awards at AWSA’s (Advanced Writers and Speakers Association) virtual awards ceremony on Saturday, August 15, 2020. ISM’s 2020 Golden Scroll Awards were as follows: The Devotional Book of the Year was awarded to Lucinda Secrest McDowell for Life-Giving Choices: 60 Days to…

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Iron Stream Media announces 18 Selah Award nominees

Iron Stream Media announces 18 Selah Award nominees Iron Stream Media is excited to share the list of Iron Stream Media nominees for the 2020 Selah Award through the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers’ Conference. The judges remarked that the competition was tough this year, with many excellent entries—making these nominees even more exciting for Iron Stream Media. According to Ramona Richards, associate publisher for Iron Stream Media, “The Selah is one of the best-known awards in our industry, and…

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Iron Stream Media and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary partner to publish comprehensive handbook on evangelism

Iron Stream Media and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary partner to publish comprehensive handbook on evangelism Engage is a thorough guide to the daily ministry of sharing Christ with the world. BIRMINGHAM (October 8, 2019) —Iron Stream Media in collaboration with New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary announces the release of Engage: Tools for Contemporary Evangelism. The handbook will further Iron Stream and NOBTS’s shared mission of evangelism and discipleship. Engage contains more than thirty chapters and covers effective evangelism to various populations. The…

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“Hope Now” by Dr. Albert L. Reyes releases in paperback by Iron Stream Media

“Hope Now” by Dr. Albert L. Reyes releases in paperback by Iron Stream Media Penned by the president and CEO of nonprofit Buckner International and published by Iron Stream Media, Hope Now tears down the walls separating evangelism and social ministry. (October 1, 2019) —Iron Stream Media and Buckner International announce the paperback release of Hope Now: Peace, Healing, and Justice When the Kingdom Comes Near by Dr. Albert L. Reyes. Dr. Reyes is president and CEO of Buckner International, a 140-year-old ministry dedicated to…

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Iron Stream Media expands market reach through acquisition

Iron Stream Media expands market reach through acquisition Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas to Join the Iron Stream Media Team (BIRMINGHAM, Ala.)—Iron Stream Media announced today the acquisition of LPC Books, doing business as Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas, which is a traditional, royalty-paying publisher established in 2007. Details concerning the September 1 acquisition were not released, but initial plans indicate Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas will continue to operate under their existing brand and model. “When God called my…

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Iron Stream Media releases devotional featuring inspiring stories of NFL’s best

Iron Stream Media releases devotional featuring inspiring stories of NFL’s best Devotional offers an exciting glimpse into the faith lives of some of NFL’s best BIRMINGHAM: Iron Stream Media announces First Down Devotions: Inspiration from NFL’s Best (Iron Stream Books) / August 5, 2019/ ISBN: 978-1-56309-231-2/ $12.99). First Down Devotions takes an inside look at popular National Football League players, coaches, and the people who help shape them to explore their successes both on and off the gridiron. Recounting personal stories about their walk…

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Iron Stream Media launches podcast to further its mission

Iron Stream Media launches podcast to further its mission Iron Stream Media is excited to announce the Iron Stream Media Podcast. Hosted by John Herring and Will Shingleton, the podcast features compelling conversations with Iron Stream Media authors. The inaugural episode features Randy Hemphill, the author of the newly released The Restored Man. Sharing personal brokenness and hope in the process of restoration for men’s hearts, Randy engages and inspires men to take a deeper look at relationships, marriage, and the…

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