Moody Publishers releases quick-read books from eight authors relating to pandemic crisis and beyond

Moody Publishers releases quick-read books from eight authors relating to pandemic crisis and beyond Moody Publishers has announced the publication of eight new quick-read books that address issues that have surfaced during the COVID 19 pandemic, and issues that will remain long after it has passed. Be it in the midst of a natural disaster, global unrest, or an unforeseen pandemic, the repercussions of unprecedented change can leave everyone reeling. The following new titles aim to provide wisdom, encouragement, and…

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Tyndale House Publishers and Kingstone Comics partner to release “The Epic Bible”

Tyndale House Publishers and Kingstone Comics partner to release “The Epic Bible” Carol Stream, Ill. (June 18, 2020)—Tyndale House Publishers’ YA imprint, Wander, has partnered with Kingstone Comics to release The Epic Bible, the most complete graphic novel version of the Bible ever created. This one-of-a-kind rendering will release on October 6, 2020. Art Ayris, founder of Kingstone, and his team of Marvel and DC comic book artists have brought together the energy of the comic book art form and the…

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“Revolution of Values” named a 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year

“Revolution of Values” named a 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year WESTMONT, IL—Revolution of Values by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove was chosen as the 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year in the Political and Social Sciences category. Al Hsu, senior editor at IVP, said, “In this moment of advocacy and activism, we all need to know that we are building on the work of those who have gone before, and that we are not alone in our hopes. Revolution of Values is a book of encouragement for…

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“Raising White Kids: Bringing Up Children in a Racially Unjust America” is NYT bestseller

“Raising White Kids: Bringing Up Children in a Racially Unjust America” is NYT bestseller Jennifer Harvey’s book debuts at #9 on the New York Times paperback bestseller list  (Nashville, Tenn.)—The murder of George Floyd and the outrage and protests it ignited worldwide initiated a long overdue awakening to systemic racism. The nation is recognizing it is not enough to not be racist. We must be anti-racist. A call for education and action created strong interest in books on race which…

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LittWorld 2021: Hungary to host World Conference of Christian Publishing next year

LittWorld 2021: Hungary to host World Conference of Christian Publishing next year (Carol Stream, Illinois, USA)  Media Associates International (MAI) is pleased to announce LittWorld 2021 will take place near Budapest, Hungary, October 24 to 29, next year.  “This will be the first LittWorld held in continental Europe,” said MAI President John Maust, noting that celebrated author Philip Yancey is confirmed as keynote speaker. “We feel privileged to host Littworld 2021 in Hungary,” said Kornel Herjeczki, CEO of Harmat Publishers…

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International Christian publishers meet pandemic publishing challenges with creative ministry outreach

International Christian publishers meet pandemic publishing challenges with creative ministry outreach (Colorado Springs, CO) — Times of crisis require innovation, and Christian publishers in less-resourced countries are up to the challenge. Despite the hardships posed by lockdowns and scarcity of resources, Christian publishers are staying relevant and active during the COVID-19 pandemic. Magazine Training International (MTI) is dedicated to helping Christian leaders navigate the perils of publishing during the pandemic in order to meet the needs of their readers and support their…

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ECPA member webinar this Thursday will explore the current legal landscape for publishers

ECPA member webinar this Thursday will explore the current legal landscape for publishers This Thursday will mark the last webinar in the ECPA member Virtual Summit Series with a conversation about “Navigating the Legal Landscape.”  Held on June 25, the webcast will feature four of the top legal and public policy experts in publishing as they discuss the legal issues facing publishers today and in the future: Luisa Simpson, SVP of Global Policy for AAP; Matthew Barblan, VP of Public Policy…

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ECPA PubU goes Online in Series of Daily Webinars in September

ECPA PubU goes Online in Series of Daily Webinars in September INDUSTRY LEADERS FORM “PUB-U BRAIN TRUST” TO RECRUIT EXPERTS AND DEVELOP TRAINING CURRICULUM IN FIVE TRACKS One low price of $99 gives access to all programming and publishing communities TEMPE, ARIZ., JUNE 22, 2020 – ECPA’s annual Fall training program – ECPA PubU – has been re-imagined as a virtual event called PubU Online, delivering potent, accessible training and connection for the industry this September.  The ECPA PubU Online…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing moves Zondervan Books to Nashville, Tenn.

HarperCollins Christian Publishing moves Zondervan Books to Nashville, Tenn. Webster Younce to be VP, Publisher and Paul Fisher to be VP, Marketing (Nashville, Tenn.) June 22, 2020—HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced today it will be relocating the Zondervan Books and Zondervan Thrive imprints from Grand Rapids, Mich. to be based in its corporate office in Nashville, Tenn.  This will allow for sharing of best practices across the company’s trade book publishing program for both Thomas Nelson and Zondervan publishing groups. At…

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Find Christian Influencers – It’s Easier Than You Think

How do I find Christian social media influencers?   Now that the secret is out that influencers bring awareness, new clients, and new supporters, this is a question we get asked quite a bit as a marketing firm specializing in the Christian space.  After all, when you develop a faith-based product, faith organization, Christian non-profit, or Christian business it is especially important that the influencers you reach out to share your Christian values.   If you run a quick Google…

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Reach Worship Leaders and Worship Music Fans with Worship Musician July 2020 Digital Magazine

Will you be in WM’s July Issue? Before you scan the upcoming WM July issue content below, here’s a short reminder about the NEW DIRECT EMAIL option from WM. This exclusive list connects you to worship conference ticket-buying worship leaders and teams who are proven purchasers of worship resources for their churches. 7,000+ subscribers. Reach Worship Leaders & Team Members. Your HTML message, link, and subject line. Only $495. AND NOW ON TO WM JULY! WM Digital Magazine is the…

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Jesus Calling Podcasts

Author and pastor Dr. Dharius Daniels joins Jesus Calling Podcast Dr. Dharius Daniels recently joined the Jesus Calling podcast to share how we all have the ability to change lives through our relationships and how he discovered that lifting each other up can add so much value to someone’s life and is a calling of the highest kind. Daniel’s book “Relational Intelligence: The People Skills You Need for the Life of Purpose You Want” is available from Zondervan. More… Author Ron Hall and the power of life-changing…

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Thomas Nelson Bibles releases revised second edition of Dr. John MacArthur’s Bestselling NASB Study Bible

Thomas Nelson Bibles releases revised second edition of Dr. John MacArthur’s Bestselling NASB Study Bible Enriching the lives of more than 2 million readers around the world Nashville, Ten. (June 2020)- Thomas Nelson Bibles, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is pleased to announce the release of the fully redesigned and updated second edition of the NASB MacArthur Study Bible. For more than 35 years, Dr. John MacArthur has collected his pastoral and scholarly work to create the most comprehensive NASB study Bible…

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Bestselling author, podcaster and business owner Lara Casey launches first children’s book, “Gracie’s Garden,” with B&H

Bestselling author, podcaster and business owner Lara Casey launches first children’s book, “Gracie’s Garden,” with B&H [NASHVILLE, TENN., June 15, 2020—] As the world moved into quarantine to curb the spread of COVID-19 earlier this year, more families planted gardens than ever before. Parents, many looking for worthwhile activities for their little ones home from school, found a unique educational experience as they planted seeds in soil and watched what happened. In her debut children’s book, “Gracie’s Garden” (July 14, 2020, B&H…

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Thom Rainer to publish “The Post-Quarantine Church” with Tyndale House Publishers

Thom Rainer to publish “The Post-Quarantine Church” with Tyndale House Publishers CAROL STREAM, ILL. (June 11, 2020) – Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) has announced that it will publish The Post-Quarantine Church: Six Urgent Challenges and Opportunities That Will Determine the Future of Your Congregation by Thom Rainer, founder and CEO of Church Answers and former president and CEO of Lifeway Christian Resources. For the last several decades, Rainer has been the go-to person for sound advice for pastors who are building and growing healthy churches. As a former pastor…

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