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FCS sale date set; consignment addressed

April 23, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

The court hearing Family Christian’s bankruptcy case set sale deadlines and addressed consignment merchandise issues in orders last week.

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CCM trailblazer Billy Ray Hearn passes

April 23, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Contemporary Christian Music pioneer Billy Ray Hearn died last week, leaving a creative legacy that has changed church culture and community.

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CBAggregator: polarizing authors, indie films, and more …

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Little Boy releases; author Held Evans polarizes; indie faith movies grow, and much more…

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Will indies see boost if Family closes stores?

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

While the industry generally supports Family Christian Stores (FCS) effort to resolve its financial crisis and continue providing an outlet for broad distribution of Christian books and materials, it’s unlikely it will be the same

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SCOTUS stops contraceptive mandate

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

The Supreme Court stopped the federal government from enforcing its contraceptive mandate against a group of Pennsylvania-based religious organizations. This is the fifth time the Supreme Court has stopped the federal government’s contraceptive mandate, with previous protection for

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Christy Awards announce 2015 finalists

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

The 2015 Christy Awards honoring excellence in Christian fiction will be presented at a dinner on June 29 in Orlando, FL, in conjunction with the CBA International Christian Retail Show. The Christy Awards Advisory Board announced finalists in nine categories,

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EPA presents awards

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

The 2015 Higher Goals Awards were presented during the Evangelical Press Association convention April 8-10 in Denver, CO. The Award is intended to “honor the best work done” in 38 specific categories. See the full list of winners.

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CSPA honors small publisher titles

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Christian Small Publishers Association (CSPA) awarded the 2015 Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award to books in 13 categories, including fiction, historical fiction, romance, Christian living, Bible study/theology, devotional, biography/memoir,

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RT announces award winners

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Romantic Times announced their 2014 award winners. The award ceremony will take place during the RT Booklovers Convention May 12-17 in Dallas, TX. Reviewers’ Choice Best Book Award winners in the Inspirational categories include:

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Zondervan to release Colson’s final work

April 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Zondervan will release Chuck Colson’s last published work, My Final Word, on Aug. 4. Three years since his death, Colson’s words challenge Christians to think critically about today’s most pressing issues, including the rise of Islam, same-sex marriage, Christian persecution, and other important issues.

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