WinterJam line up announced

October 30, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Word Label Group announced the WinterJam 2015 lineup including for KING & COUNTRY, Francesca Battistelli, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, and Veridia. The live concert series runs Nov. 6-16 in the western U.S. and Jan. 2-March 29

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CBAggregator: Christians in the news

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Kevin Sorbo’s career; Exodus in the movies; God’s Not Dead sequel; Christian rapper Lecrae; Dove Awards stays at Lipscomb; mobster Michael Franzese’s conversion a movie; Texas home to many Christian artists, and more covered in the media.

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PUBu Book Cover Awards presented

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Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) presented the Top Shelf Book Cover Awards on Oct. 21 during a PUBu session at Wheaton College. Said ECPA President/CEO Mark Kuyper, “The Top Shelf program highlights book design excellence, intelligence, and beauty…”

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Ukraine conflict hurts Christian industry

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Pray for Ukraine’s Christian publishers and retailers, and for a peaceful resolution to the conflict between Ukraine and Russia. CLC International reports Ukraine’s Christian publishers and retailers are struggling to keep doors open, as fighting

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YouVersion adds Passion translation

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The Modern English Version (Passion, an imprint of Charisma House Book Group) was added to the YouVersion Bible app Oct. 27. Since its founding in 2008 by Life Church.tv, YouVersion has been downloaded more than 140 million times

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Dobson’s complete Legacy series ready

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Following Dr. James Dobson’s launch of his “Building a Family Legacy” series at the June International Christian Retail Show in Atlanta, and inaugural film simulcast viewed by more than 7,000 churches and other groups in early October, the full series is

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Church-arson film debuts

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The Orchard, the Collaborate, and Goodnight Smoke will debut their film, Little Hope Was Arson, in New York Nov. 21, and in East Texas Nov. 23. The film is based on the 2010 story of 10 East Texas churches

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Judith Miller hosts Facebook party

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Celebrating the release of The Brickmaker’s Bride (Bethany House) and the launch of her new “Refined by Love” series, author Judith Miller will host a live Facebook party Nov. 4 at 8 p.m. EST.

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Blight’s devo receives celebrity support

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Wendy Blight’s new devotional book, Living So That (HarperCollins Christian Publishing) received attention from Duck Dynasty’s Sadie Robertson, Grammy Award winner Mandisa, and R&R singer Tyrese,

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Battistelli, Mercy Ministries partner on video

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Dove Award winning artist Francesca Battistelli partnered with Mercy Ministries on the music video for “He Knows My Name,” the second single from her No. 1 album, If We’re Honest. The long-form video puts to music the stories of four Mercy Ministries graduates who

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