Logos enlists Black church leaders to diversify Bible Study resources

Logos enlists Black church leaders to diversify Bible Study resources CT – Chauncey Allmond dreams of a day when white evangelical preachers will reference the work of African American Bible scholars without even thinking about it. He and his colleagues at Logos Bible Software hope they can make that happen by adding more African American voices to the digital study tools currently used by more than 4.5 million people. Read More…

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Jerri Helms named v-p of digital marketing and analytics for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus

Jerri Helms named v-p of digital marketing and analytics for HarperCollins Christian Publishing and HarperCollins Focus Nashville, Tenn. (November 19, 2020)—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) and HarperCollins Focus (HCF) today announced Jerri Helm’s promotion to v-p of digital marketing and analytics. Helms has led digital marketing efforts in various roles for HCCP for more than 12 years. In 2013 she was named the senior director of digital marketing for the Thomas Nelson and Zondervan Bibles groups where she managed an email…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing and Urban Ministries Inc. announce new partnership

HarperCollins Christian Publishing and Urban Ministries Inc. announce new partnership (Nashville, Tenn.) November 17, 2020—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) and Urban Ministries Incorporated (UMI) today announced a partnership for two of the most well-known organizations in the Christian publishing industry. The two companies have entered a co-publication and co-distribution partnership that will collectively expand resources into new and existing markets. Through this partnership, UMI will help HCCP identify, publish and promote prominent and emerging voices; and distribute more resources, relevant to UMI’s loyal customer-base of…

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Angel artist and new devotional author Anne Neilson on Jesus Calling Podcast

Angel artist and new devotional author Anne Neilson on Jesus Calling Podcast Artist Anne Neilson, famous for her angel paintings, recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how she has felt God’s nudging all throughout her life, starting when she was a little girl and just knew she was meant to be an artist. As she sought to discover her artistic voice, Anne had moments of doubt that this is what she was intended for. But every time she had a doubt, God…

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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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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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Art of Writing webinar series adds four renown Christian novelists to present 5-minute devotionals at start of each session

Art of Writing webinar series adds four renown Christian novelists to present 5-minute devotionals at start of each session First 100 to register to receive Christy Celebration Kit for November 12 winners webcast Award-winning and bestselling Christian novelists Tessa Afshar, Terri Blackstock, Tracie Peterson, and Cynthia Ruchti will each present a 5-minute devotional as part of the ART OF WRITING WEBINAR SERIES for writers, storytellers, and publishing curators interested in Christian fiction. They join renown novelists Lisa Wingate, William Kent…

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InterVarsity Press signs book contract with Best Christian Workplaces Institute

InterVarsity Press signs book contract with Best Christian Workplaces Institute WESTMONT, IL— InterVarsity Press has signed a contract with the Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI) for the release of The Road to Flourishing written by Al Lopus. Lopus is the president and cofounder of the BCWI, which provides research-based measurement tools and strategic advisory services with a single vision: to help Christian organizations set the standard as the best, most effective workplaces in the world. At BCWI, Lopus pioneered the broadest-ever employee engagement…

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Mark Taylor, CEO of Tyndale House, to retire after 47 years; will retain Chairman position

Mark Taylor, CEO of Tyndale House, to retire after 47 years; will retain Chairman position CAROL STREAM, Ill.—September 10, 2020—Tyndale House Ministries (@tyndalehouse) has announced that Mark Taylor, Chairman and CEO, will retire at the end of the current fiscal year (March 2021) after serving 47 years at the company.  Mark will retain his position as Chairman of the Board. Speaking on behalf of the Board of Directors of Tyndale House Ministries (THM), Vice Chairman Doug McConnell said, “Mark Taylor has been…

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Bronze Award presented to InterVarsity Press for “Liturgy of the Ordinary”

Bronze Award presented to InterVarsity Press for “Liturgy of the Ordinary” ECPA recently presented a BRONZE AWARD to InterVarsity Press to mark the sales milestone of 100,000 in sales for “Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life,” written by Tish Harrison Warren.  The ECPA Milestone Sales Award program recognizes sales achievements at 100,000 (Bronze), 500,000 (Gold), 1 million (Platinum) and 10 million (Diamond). More…

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Author Becky Pippert talks about everyday evangelism on Moody Radio, TBN, and more

Author Becky Pippert talks about everyday evangelism on Moody Radio, TBN, and more CHARLOTTE, NC– As many Christians grapple with what evangelism looks like, especially in the everyday “new normal” without many common church programs or events, Becky Pippert, a renowned evangelist, offered examples and advice in multiple interviews across diverse radio stations. Pippert expands on these concepts in her new book: Stay Salt (The Good Book Company, May 2020.) Listen in: Chris Fabry Live– a fresh look at how…

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WFYL’s Brain Allain and author Jennifer Grant conduct “Faith, Hope, and Love During an Election” interviews

WFYL’s Brain Allain and author Jennifer Grant conduct “Faith, Hope, and Love During an Election” interviews Join us for this new free video interview series with thoughtful people who care deeply about the state of our democracy, the health of the planet, and the well-being of all people, seeking their insights regarding what’s at stake in the upcoming election and how we can love our neighbors—especially those with whom we strongly disagree. In this series we do not wish to add to the…

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Crossway appoints New Chief Publishing Officer and Bible Publisher

Crossway appoints New Chief Publishing Officer and Bible Publisher WHEATON, Ill.—Crossway is pleased to announce that Executive Vice President of Production Don Jones has been promoted to the position of Crossway’s Chief Publishing Officer and Bible Publisher as of August 14, 2020, replacing Dr. Dane Ortlund, who recently left Crossway to pursue a call to vocational pastoral ministry. Reflecting on Ortlund’s significant contributions to Crossway’s ministry since his hiring in 2010, Crossway President Josh Dennis notes, “It’s been a joy…

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US publishers, authors, booksellers call out Amazon’s ‘concentrated power’ in the book market

US publishers, authors, booksellers call out Amazon’s ‘concentrated power’ in the book market (Publishing Perspectives) In a letter provided to Publishing Perspectives this morning, three leading American publishing industry professional organizations tell the House of Representatives’ Antitrust Subcommittee that “a few tech platforms in the digital marketplace” wield “extraordinary leverage over their competitors, suppliers, customers, the government, and the public. Read More…

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Choreographer and creative director Laurieann Gibson signs book contract with W Publishing Group

Choreographer and creative director Laurieann Gibson signs book contract with W Publishing Group Nashville, Tenn., Aug. 10, 2020 – Thomas Nelson today announced A-list choreographer and creative director Laurieann Gibson has signed a one-book contract with W Publishing Group. Dance Your Dance: 8 Step to Unleash your Passion and Live Your Dream is planned for release in February 2021. W Publishing Group will have world rights in all languages. “Laurieann has always danced her own dance and chased her dreams,” said Damon Reiss,…

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