Jesus Calling Podcasts

Voice actor and Tyndale author Jodi Benson is on Jesus Calling Podcast Jodi Benson is best known as the voice actor of Ariel in The Little Mermaid. She recently joined The Jesus Calling Podcast to share that has had the honor and privilege of creating a character that has been known by several generations of parents and children. Benson’s book, “Part of My World,” is available from Tyndale Momentum.   CEO of Ancestry.com Deb Liu on Jesus Calling Podcast Deb Liu recently joined The Jesus…

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Bestselling children’s author, internationally known storyteller Bob Hartman shares the latest adventures from his popular Clever Cub Bible Stories series, on Sept. 6 from David C Cook

Bestselling children’s author, internationally known storyteller Bob Hartman shares the latest adventures from his popular Clever Cub Bible Stories series, on Sept. 6 from David C Cook Author of the YouVersion Bible App for Kids Bible Stories Releases Two New Picture Books from the Clever Cub Series Created to Remind Young Children Of Their Part In God’s Story Bestselling Children’s Author and internationally known Performance Storyteller Bob Hartman brings to life two all new stories poised to entertain and inspire young children with the…

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IVP Kids line grows to twelve children’s books

IVP Kids line grows to twelve children’s books Since the launch of “Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver” in October 2021, InterVarsity Press (IVP) has continued to build its IVP Kids imprint. The line now includes seven picture books for children ages four to eight with five more contracted to release in 2023 and 2024. Read More…

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ECPA honors six titles with Bronze Sales Awards for 100,000 sold

ECPA honors six titles with Bronze Sales Awards for 100,000 sold ECPA recently presented the following titles with a Bronze Milestone Sales Awardfor achieving more than 100,000 sold: The Chosen: I Have Called You by Name by Jerry B. Jenkins (Focus on the Family and Broadstreet Publishing) 100 Days of Bible Promises by Shanna Noel (DaySpring) 100 Days of Believing Bigger by Marshawn Evans Daniels (DaySpring) One Step Closer Bible in partnership with Candace Cameron Bure (DaySpring) Sweet Tea for the Soul by Linda Kozar (DaySpring) Truth…

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New digital platform combats Cancel Culture and provides a safe harbor for Christian and conservative eBooks, audiobooks and digital content

New digital platform combats Cancel Culture and provides a safe harbor for Christian and conservative eBooks, audiobooks and digital content Cary, NC, July 11, 2022 — CrossCurrent Digital is a Christian, conservative, family-friendly digital platform that will provide consumers with the option to purchase their eBooks, audiobooks, and digital content from a company that shares and protects content with a biblical worldview. Many Christian and right-of-center publishers depend on Amazon for the majority of their sales. In 2021, Amazon removed the book…

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Iron Stream Media receives eight awards at Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers conference

Iron Stream Media receives eight awards at Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers conference Iron Stream Media is thrilled to have received eight awards at the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference.  Awards included five Selah Awards, a Director’s Choice Award, the Yvonne Lehman Award, and a Foundations Award for a book releasing in Feb 2023. We are blessed to have so many authors who have done so well across so many aspects. SELAH AWARDS Messy Hope by Lori Wildenberg ISBN: 978-1563094781…

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Christian bestseller lists released for June in 15 categories

Christian bestseller lists released for June in 15 categories ECPA has posted the Christian bestseller lists for June at ReadGoodBooks.com, based on sales data from NPD Bookscan.  The #1 bestselling book for the month is Revealing Revelation by Amir Tsarfati (Harvest House), which is also #1 on the Non-Fiction list. View the month’s bestsellers

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ECPA names industry leaders developing 2022 PubU program, held Nov. 16-17 in Nashville

ECPA names industry leaders developing 2022 PubU program, held Nov. 16-17 in Nashville ECPA’s annual Fall training program – ECPA PubU – will return as an in-person event in 2022 after being presented online for the past two years. PubU will be held on November 16-17 at Lipscomb University in Nashville. Developing the program will be a group of industry leaders – called the ECPA PubU Brain Trust, led by Jamie Lapeyrolerie, editor at WaterBrook & Multnomah. ECPA PubU will…

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Jesus Calling Podcasts

PGA golfer Bubba Watson on Jesus Calling Podcast   PGA golfer Bubba Watson recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast to share how his faith got him off the floor, and what his devotional routine looks like now. Watson’s book, “Up & Down” is available from Thomas Nelson. More… Legendary fisherman Jimmy Houston on Jesus Calling Podcast   Jimmy Houston, legendary fisherman who hosts the popular TV show Jimmy Houston Outdoors, recently joined the Jesus Calling Podcast. Houston’s devotional, “Catch A Better Life,” is available from Thomas Nelson….

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ECPA to announce the finalists for the Christian Book Awards this week

ECPA to announce the finalists for the Christian Book Awards this week Finalists in 12 categories for the 2022 Christian Book Award® program will be announced later this week.  Winners will be presented on May 3rd at the ECPA Awards Celebration in Philadelphia featuring Latasha Morrison, author of the 2021 Christian Book of the Year®, “Be the Bridge.” More…

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ECPA celebrates 10 Year anniversary of Top Shelf Book Cover Award program

ECPA celebrates 10 Year anniversary of Top Shelf Book Cover Award program The 2022 program will award in four categories, and invite art directors from submitting publishers to participate in judging panel. Submission period opens April 15 through August 15 with winners announced at ECPA PubU in Nashville this Fall APRIL 4, 2022, TEMPE, ARIZ. – The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) will celebrate the 10th year anniversary of the industry’s premier award program for book design, the Top Shelf…

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IVP expands on historic Book Club with introduction of IVP Book Drop

IVP expands on historic Book Club with introduction of IVP Book Drop WESTMONT, IL– With more than one hundred thousand members throughout its lifetime, IVP’s Press-o-matic, which came to be known as the IVP Book Club, has been operating for fifty-seven of IVP’s seventy-five years, making it the longest-running book club specifically for Christians. IVP is now expanding on the history of the Book Club with the introduction of IVP Book Drop. This new monthly book club will provide resources for readers who want…

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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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Court reinstates vaccine and testing mandates for employers of 100 or more

Court reinstates vaccine and testing mandates for employers of 100 or more Flagler Law Group:  On December 17, a federal appellate court reinstated the OSHA vaccine and testing mandate for private employers with 100 or more employees. OSHA announced that it will not enforce the vaccine mandate until January 10, 2022 and the testing requirements until February 9. The OSHA regulations still have another hurdle before implementation: the Supreme Court will hear arguments on the case on January 7. Read More…

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Charisma House releases new book by Rabbi Kirt A. Schneider

Charisma House releases new book by Rabbi Kirt A. Schneider Messianic Rabbi Tells His Riveting Story of Faith and Triumph in the Middle of Persecution in New Autobiography, ‘Called To Breakthrough’ Lake Mary, FL—Christians around the world have experienced massive amounts of persecution. One unique example is the life of a Jewish man who came face to face with Messiah Jesus. Called to Breakthrough: An Autobiography (Charisma House, ISBN-13: 978-1-62999-998-2) is the latest book by Messianic Rabbi Kirt A. Schneider, available today, and in it…

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