Baker hosts dialog on gays and church

July 16, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Recognizing the need for healthy, grace-filled conversation on issues of faith between the Church and the gay community, Baker Book House will host a discussion on The Church & Homosexuality: A Model Dialogue 7 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Grand Rapids, MI store. Two well-known representatives for the gay Christian community, Justin Lee and Wesley Hill, have been invited to speak for 20 minutes each,

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Worthy signs Tea Party correspondent

May 21, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Worthy Publishing signed Scottie Nell Hughes for her debut book, Roar (September), which emphasizes the strong role of the conservative woman in everyday life and politics. As an outspoken Christian conservative, Hughes’ book is anticipated to appeal to a broad audience looking for new definitions about what it means to be conservative, said Worthy Publishing President Byron Williamson.

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T.D. Jakes talks politics and religion with Larry King

May 21, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Long-time talk show host, Larry King, recently interviewed Bishop T.D. Jakes to discuss race, religion, politics, and the story behind the film Heaven is for Real. In one interview excerpt, King, a nonbeliever, asked Jakes about faith: “How’d you find it?” Jakes replied, “I believe it like I believe I’m in love. I could never prove to you that I’m in love, but I know that I am.

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Marital fight night on tour

March 05, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Relationship experts Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott are training couples to learn to fight well to strengthen communications and build intimacy in a series of “Fight Night” events through the spring. The events are based on the couple’s book, The Good Fight: How Conflict Can Bring You Closer (Worthy Publishing). The event is presented in cooperation with World Vision. Churches or Christian stores

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Documentary series features Baker author

January 08, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Trinity Broadcasting Network is airing Switch on Your Brain, a 13-episode TV series featuring Dr. Caroline Leaf, author of the Baker book of the same title. The show airs 12:30 p.m. EST Tuesdays on local TBN stations or online at http://tbn.org.

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LifeWay’s Stetzer to host TBN program

January 08, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Ed Stetzer, president of LifeWay Research, will host Praise the Lord on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) Friday, Jan. 10.  On the show, Stetzer will interview megachurch pastor Matt Chandler about the story of his brain tumor, God’s providence and Chandler’s presentation of the Gospel.

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Filmmaker Daniel Lusko, on 700 Club

December 04, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Film writer and director Daniel Lusko will be featured on “The 700 Club” today, Wednesday, Dec 4, to discuss the making of his upcoming political drama, Persecuted., The film releases in spring along with a Bethany House novelization of the movie. Persecuted stars James Remar, Bruce Davison, Dean Stockwell, Fred Thompson, Brad Stine, Natalie Grant, and Gretchen Carlson. It explores the topics of government scandal, corruption and religious persecution in the U.S. See local broadcasting schedule for “The 700 Club.”

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Amy Grant, Kirk Franklin to host Dove Awards

September 17, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Amy Grant and Kirk Franklin will host the 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena, Nashville. The event will broadcast on the UP network 8 p.m. (Eastern) Monday, Oct. 21. Past Dove Award winners and nominees, including Gaither Vocal Band, Michael W. Smith, Tamela Mann, and TobyMac, are scheduled to perform, among others.

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Jenkins’ I, Saul featured in national TV ad campaign.

August 29, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

On Aug. 27, Worthy Publishing launched Jerry Jenkins’s next bestseller, I, Saul. This is Jenkins’ first book in a new historical fiction series featuring a young seminary professor, Augustine Knox, who is drawn into a deadly race across Europe to save priceless parchments from antiquities thieves. In doing so, Augie discovers the two thousand year old link to a historic, first century killer from 67 A.D. whose work would ultimately revolutionize the world.

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2013 SoCal Harvest with Greg Laurie draws 105K to Angel Stadium over weekend for message of hope.

August 29, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

From duck calls to Southern rock, the 2013 SoCal Harvest with Greg Laurie provided a little something for everyone this past weekend, Aug. 23-25, including an introduction to God. Author Max Lucado opened the first night of the 24th annual Harvest outreach with a simple prayer: “Lord Jesus, this is your hour and your moment,” and indeed it was as more than 105,000 people poured into Angel Stadium of Anaheim over three nights to hear a life-changing message of redemption and God’s love presented by Southern California pastor and evangelist Greg Laurie.

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