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Tyndale House Publishers and Tecarta launch Refresh devotional app

Tap into daily refreshment with this daily devotional Bible app for women and men

CAROL STREAM, ILL. (January 8, 2020) – In partnership with Tecarta (, Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) has launched Refresh (, the most comprehensive yet easy-to-use Bible devotional app ever developed. With more than 23,000 daily readings written by Tyndale authors such as Ann VoskampNancy GuthrieDavid JeremiahTony Dungy, and Gary Chapman, readers may customize their own personal reading plan on topics that meet them where they are in life and fits their schedule. The app is available in IOS and Google app stores.

“This is the ultimate devotional app out there—user-friendly, intuitive, and robust,” said Ron BeersSr. VP, Group Publisher. “Whether you’ve been reading the Bible for years or just getting started, the Refresh: Daily Bible Devotional App will inspire you and give you food for thought to meet your daily challenges. We’re excited about how this new app can impact today’s generation with life-giving refreshment.”

“We are excited to partner with Tyndale on the Refresh: Daily Bible Devotional App,” said Ming SiuCEO / Co-Founder Tecarta, Inc. “Today’s users want to discover content that is relevant and applicable to their lives.  The Refresh: Daily Bible Devotional App allows users to easily create and share their own devotional plans that meet their needs.  It is our hope that this app, which combines Tyndale’s rich and trusted devotional content with Tecarta’s experience in developing innovative Bible apps, will make a difference in people’s daily lives.”

Women and men alike will find renewed strength from daily readings on more than 600 topics, including anxiety, stress, relationships, parenting, love, and hope. Get a fresh start every day by:

  • Creating your own personal reading plan on topics that meet you where you are and fit your life and schedule
  • Picking from the app’s list of devotional topics, choosing how long you wish your plan to be, and being done!
  • Tapping into more than 23,000 daily readings by authors you trust
  • Sharing a plan with friends who need encouragement

The Refresh: Daily Bible Devotional App features include:

  • Being easy to use and share on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social platforms
  • Access to more than 23,000 devotionals—a lifetime of devotional reading
  • Customizable devotionals based on a reader’s needs for a day, week, or more
  • Featured plans based on popular topics, holiday themes, and bestselling authors
  • New content constantly added with every update
  • Access to the entire Bible text in the version of your choice

With Refresh, users may customize how they wish to receive their daily devotional. They may simply receive a random devotional each day, or they can select a topic (“anxiety,” for example) and decide how many days they want to receive a devotional on that topic.

There will be two different versions of Refresh, a free version and paid version. The free version will contain ads. The paid version will be a subscription model with additional features not found in the free version and will not include advertisements.

The Refresh: Daily Bible Devotional App is designed to be the go-to app for consumers who want to access a devotional reading and the Bible text anytime, anywhere. Readers may learn more about the app at

Tecarta is a team of software, design and product people working in Palo Alto, California.  Its primary product is Tecarta Bible, one of the leading Bible apps for iOS and Android used by millions of people.  Tecarta’s mission is to change the world by developing amazing apps that help people read, discover, study and share the Bible.

Since its founding in 1962, Tyndale House Publishers has been a voice to trust for generations of readers. Today, Tyndale is one of the largest independent Christian publishers in the world. Tyndale’s mission is to make the Bible accessible to as many people as possible in language that they can relate and respond to. Tyndale publishes the Holy Bible, New Living Translation (NLT) and offers nonfiction books that equip readers with Christ-centered insight, counsel, and life-improving stories. In addition, Tyndale publishes fiction from fresh new voices and celebrated authors alike, capturing the imagination of millions of readers. With a deep understanding of the importance of nurturing future generations, Tyndale also publishes children’s products that make God’s Word and wisdom come alive. Tyndale’s independent status allows it to follow its founding model, giving a majority of annual revenue—more than $100 million throughout its history—to charitable missions. With every book purchased, Tyndale readers help meet the physical and spiritual needs of people around the world.