Zondervan releases Bibles in new Passagio Setting

Zondervan releases Bibles in new Passagio Setting Grand Rapids, MI – Oct. 2021 – Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to announce the launch of Passaggio Setting Bibles, a new Bible layout that combines single-column and double-column settings in one Bible format. The term passaggio comes from the world of classical singing, describing the shift a performer makes between vocal registers. Passaggio Setting Bibles shift between the visual beauty and clarity of a highly readable single-column text for prose and a clean double-column text for…

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International bestselling novel “Redeeming Love” soon to be a major motion picture with movie tie-in edition

International bestselling novel “Redeeming Love” soon to be a major motion picture with movie tie-in edition REDEEMING LOVE (MOVIE TIE-IN) by Francine Rivers A Multnomah Trade Paperback; On Sale 11/23/21 REDEEMING LOVE by New York Times bestselling author Francine Rivers has captured the hearts of millions of readers since it first released 30 years ago. With its unforgettable romance and powerful message, it has earned its place as a timeless classic. Director D.J. Caruso (“xXx: Return Of Xander Cage,”) brings this captivating story to the big screen…

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Ligonier Ministries partners with the Rosemary Jensen Bible Foundation to send 100,000 Reformation Study Bibles to Christians in Africa by 2028

Ligonier Ministries partners with the Rosemary Jensen Bible Foundation to send 100,000 Reformation Study Bibles to Christians in Africa by 2028 ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 — Ligonier Ministries is expanding its campaign to distribute free copies of the Reformation Study Bible to pastors, teachers, and students in ten African countries. Having originally planned to deliver 36,000 study Bibles by 2028, this outreach has considerably outpaced its initial target, with a total of 30,000 expected to be distributed by the end of October 2021….

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Lebanese publisher receives MAI Global Publishing Award

Lebanese publisher receives MAI Global Publishing Award October 20, 2021 – Media Associates International is pleased to announce Dar Manhal Al Hayat publishing house in Lebanon as the recipient of our 2021 Robert B. Reekie Global Publisher Award. Named after MAI founding President Robert B. Reekie, this annual award recognizes the ministry excellence of a Christian publisher serving in a challenging context to provide valuable spiritual resources for its readers.  The award comes with a cash gift made possible by…

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Editorial professionals to gather on November 10 for online training sessions and networking

Editorial professionals to gather on November 10 for online training sessions and networking The PubU Online Editorial Track, to be conducted on November 10, will gather the industry’s editorial professionals for four sessions and two networking forums. Developed by Moody Publishers’ Senior Development Editor Amanda Cleary Eastep and Managing Editor Connor Sterchi, sessions include: Visuals to Help Your Authors Improve Their Manuscripts with Karen Bouchard Training Content Creators to Match Your Brand with Marianne Hering Platform: It’s Not Just About the Numbers​ with…

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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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Can God Save Me From A Horrible Place? Christi Paul on Jesus Calling Podcast

Can God Save Me From A Horrible Place? Christi Paul on Jesus Calling Podcast CNN anchor Christi Paul recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how she dealt with an abusive spouse and didn’t know where to turn, until she was at the end of her rope and a verse from Proverbs brought her hope that she could trust God to find a way out—not her own understanding. Paul’s book, “Love Isn’t Supposed to Hurt,” is available from Tyndale House Publishers. More…

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Award-winning singer/songwriter and author Ellie Holcomb announces her first devotional book

Award-winning singer/songwriter and author Ellie Holcomb announces her first devotional book FIGHTING WORDS – 100 DAYS OF SPEAKING TRUTH INTO THE DARKNESS (B&H PUBLISHING GROUP) OCTOBER 2021 Fighting Words – 100 Days of Speaking Truth into the Darkness (B&H Publishing – ISBN 9781087747798) NASHVILLE, TENN. (AUGUST 17, 2021) Singer-songwriter and author Ellie Holcomb announces the upcoming release of her first devotional book: Fighting Words – 100 Days of Speaking Truth into the Darkness (B&H Publishing), on October 15, 2021. Named after one of her hit songs, “Fighting…

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Kirkdale Press expands trade line in 2022

Kirkdale Press expands trade line in 2022 Bellingham, WA—Lexham Press is pleased to announce a lineup of new books from its trade imprint, Kirkdale Press.  Three key titles are scheduled for early 2022, with others planned for later in the year. Jesus and Gender: Living as Sisters and Brothers in Christ by Elyse M. Fitzpatrick and Eric Schumacher promotes a Christ-centered vision for gender that emphasizes unity and mutual support. Faith in the Wilderness: Words of Exhortation from the Chinese…

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First IVP Kids title receives Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award

First IVP Kids title receives Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award WESTMONT, IL—Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver, the first title to release from IVP Kids on October 12, has won the 2021 Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award in the picture book category for ages four to eight. Launched in 2007, the Moonbeam Awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to celebrate children’s books and lifelong reading. The purpose of the Moonbeam Awards is to highlight books…

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ECPA Art of Writing program tackles mental health for creatives in upcoming webinar

ECPA Art of Writing program tackles mental health for creatives in upcoming webinar This Thursday, The Christy Award® Art of Writing program will feature a session on “Emotional, Spiritual, and Mental Health for Creatives” with credentialed speakers in mental health:  Holly Oxhandler PhD, LMSW (The Soul of the Helper); Diana Gruver MA, Gordon-Conwell (Companions in the Darkness); and Sarah J. Robinson (I Love Jesus, But I Want to Die).  They will share strategies for writing from a place of courage. …

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Sarah Young joins the Jesus Calling Podcast: Jesus listens when we pray

Sarah Young joins the Jesus Calling Podcast: Jesus listens when we pray Sarah Young, the writer of Jesus Calling, Jesus Always, and a new book of daily prayers called Jesus Listens recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast. Sarah takes us all the way back to her early years and shares how she began writing in her prayer journals. Young’s new devotional, Jesus Listens, is available from Thomas Nelson. More…

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Bestselling children’s author Michelle Medlock Adams delights with award-winning new Christmas book, “Dachshund Through the Snow”

Bestselling children’s author Michelle Medlock Adams delights with award-winning new Christmas book, “Dachshund Through the Snow” The size of your stature is not the measure of your heart. For one tiny Dachshund, this was a mighty big lesson. Nashville, Tenn., October 2021 – Bestselling and award-winning children’s author Michelle Medlock Adams and beloved illustrator Ana Sebastian team up to bring children Dachshund Through the Snow (End Game Press, October 12, 2021), an adorable holiday story with a heartfelt message. Dachshund…

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Tyndale Momentum to release “The One Year Life Recovery Prayer Devotional” by Stephen Arterburn and Nick Harrison

Tyndale Momentum to release “The One Year Life Recovery Prayer Devotional” by Stephen Arterburn and Nick Harrison Carol Stream, IL. (October 8, 2021) — Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) will release The One Year Life Recovery Prayer Devotional by Stephen Arterburn and Nick Harrison on January 11, 2022. The One Year Life Recovery Prayer Devotional is a resource for those battling addictions, dependencies, anxieties, depression, or difficult relationships that require healing. By spending time each day with the living God, readers can grow in biblical wisdom and…

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Thomas Nelson releases NKJV Interleaved Bible

Thomas Nelson releases NKJV Interleaved Bible (Nashville, TN, Oct. 2021) – Thomas Nelson, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to announce the release of the New King James Version (NKJV) Interleaved Bible, Journal Edition.“The NKJV Interleaved Bible is perfect for chronicling spiritual stories,” said Philip Nation, vice president and publisher of Bibles for Thomas Nelson. “It provides a tool for readers to record what they’ve learned from God’s Word and how it is shaping their spiritual lives. It is a Bible edition to…

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