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Harvest House Publishers celebrates coloring book success PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Monday, 21 March 2016 10:57 AM EDT

color-promises-of-godHarvest House Publishers announced Friday that its new coloring book line has more than 500,000 copies in print. Harvest House also has a total of 13 titles scheduled to be in print by the end of 2016, with several more slated for early 2017.

The publisher's commitment to deliver unique content to enrich personal and spiritual lives led to the creation of the "Color the Bible" series. These books aim to provide a time of personal renewal and encouragement, while improving concentration and unlocking creativity. Each illustration within the coloring books, including Color the Psalms, Color the Proverbs, Color the Promises of God and Color the Names of God, incorporates scripture for meditation.

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B&H Kids' Bibleman gets reboot PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Monday, 21 March 2016 10:42 AM EDT

BH-Bibleman-ProductShotsB&H Kids is promoting the fall release of Bibleman: The Animated Adventures by revealing an all-new logo, initial character images and the first products in the series. The reboot was announced last summer at ComicCon.

Ultimately, B&H plans to release multiple products, including DVDs, books, building block sets, mini-figures and Bibleman’s sword. The first wave of products will be published Oct. 15, and in late summer, the new website, bibleman.com, will re-launch with previews of the animated series.

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NRF: Significant spending boost expected this Easter PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Monday, 21 March 2016 10:28 AM EDT

NRF-logoAmericans anticipate spending more than ever on Easter this year. Spending for the holiday is expected to reach $17.3 billion, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF)’s annual Easter Spending Survey, conducted by Prosper Insights and Analytics.

Those celebrating plan to spend an average of $146 per person, according to the survey. That’s the highest level in the 13 years the survey has been conducted and up significantly over last year’s $140.62 per person and $16.4 billion total.

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ECPA to honor IVP's Bob Fryling PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Monday, 21 March 2016 10:10 AM EDT

Bob-Fryling-IntervarsityThe Evangelical Christian Publishers Association will honor Bob Fryling with the ECPA Chairperson’s Award. The award will be presented May 3 at the ECPA Leadership Summit in Nashville in recognition of Fryling's publishing leadership at InterVarsity Press (IVP) and his commitment to global student evangelism.

Fryling is the publisher at IVP and has been involved with both InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and InterVarsity Press for 48 years. Under his leadership, IVP has consistently appeared on the list of “Best Christian Workplaces” and has brought diversity to its workplace and diverse voices to the marketplace.

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Wisconsin ministry to open Christian retail store PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Thursday, 17 March 2016 03:50 PM EDT

RedemptionMinistriesA new Christian retail store, Redemption Bookstore, opened in Onalaska, Wisconsin, last month, according to The La Crosse Tribune. Redemption Bookstore is a division of Redemption Ministries Inc.

Redemption Bookstore operates Monday-Saturday and is located in Crossing Meadows Shopping Center at 201 Sand Lake Road. 

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Bookmasters, Paraclete Press sign fulfillment agreement PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Thursday, 17 March 2016 12:55 PM EDT

bookmasters-logoBookmasters has signed an agreement with Paraclete Press to provide full-service fulfillment in the U.S. and Canada for the ecumenical publisher's catalog of Christian books, CDs and DVDs.

Paraclete Press was incorporated in 1983 and is the publishing house of the Community of Jesus, an ecumenical monastic community rooted in the Benedictine tradition. Paraclete publishes approximately 40 books each year and is headquartered in Brewster, Massachusetts.

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Provident announces appointments PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Thursday, 17 March 2016 12:38 PM EDT

provident-label-groupProvident Music Group announced Thursday the hiring of Brian Dishon as vice president of marketing and Jeff Cruz as vice president of promotions for Provident Label Group (PLG). Dishon and Cruz will oversee rosters on the Essential Records, Reunion Records and Beach Street Records imprints, and will begin their new roles April 4.

Dishon returns to Provident after a four-year term as multi-site ministries director for Cross Point Church in Nashville. During his previous employment at Provident, Dishon led the label group’s promotions team and served as vice president of marketing.

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Worthy, Genesis Marketing Group partner PDF Print E-mail
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Thursday, 17 March 2016 11:08 AM EDT

worthy-publishing-logoWorthy Publishing announced Tuesday that it has partnered with Genesis Marketing Group for sales representation to the independent Christian retail market across the U.S., effective April 1. The decision was driven by Worthy’s continuing rapid growth and a long-term commitment to serving independent Christian retailers.

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