Red Letter tee-shirts: Employing
18, apparel company Go Teez/Red Letter 9 will ship close to 100,000 pieces of
product this month.
Matt Kearney's 'good pop': There is “nothing overtly 'Christian'” about Matt Kearney's
songs, “just good pop, and he's delving deeper into narrative songwriting with
latest book: President Jimmy Carter's 26th
book, a daily devotional published by Zondervan, was a "labor of
The Toledo Blade
Store is 'ministry first': Brook Besor in Cropwell, Ala., is a Christian bookstore, a
coffee shop and a music venue, “but first we are a ministry,” says owner Tim Hendrix.
St. Clair Times
David Crowder Band's farewell: Faithful David Crowder Band followers have received “a
parting gift” from the disbanding group in the form of "Give Us Rest (A
Requiem Mass in C [The Happiest of All Keys])," the band's 34-track,
double-disc swan song.
Singer shares Tourette's struggle: Grammy-nominated Christian singer Jamie Grace shares about
her struggle with Tourette syndrome to motivate others.
Winnipeg Free Press
bookstore expands: The Northern Canada
Evangelical Mission has relocated its Tribal Trails Bookstore to Prince Albert,
Crime family author speaks: Author Michael Franzese spoke to men at First Baptist
Church of Conroe, Texas, about his life in organized crime, his rise in the
organization and his ultimate conversion to Christianity.
Casting Crowns' career achievements: Despite being "part-time" music artists, the
members of Casting Crowns have sold more than 8 million albums, won three
Grammys and 14 Dove Awards, and two American Music Awards.
Grand Rapids Press
name, venue: Crossroads of Life Christian
Books and Gifts in Peoria, Ariz., is moving to a new location and unveiling the
addition of a coffee shop, a new name (Crossroads Books and Coffee) and a
possible venue for live music.
'The next Frank Peretti': Debut UK author Fred Hurr is being promoted as “the new
Steven Curtis Chapman's music: Steven Curtis Chapman says that “at the core, it's heart and
soul music; it's music that comes from my heart and my soul and my faith.”
Kids book to be
filmed: “Mariah Mundi and the Midas Box,” a book by former British
vicar GP Taylor, author of the bestseller, “Shadowmancer,” is to be made into a
Gazette & Herald
'comfort food': MercyMe is “Christian comfort food—warm and welcoming and
something you always want to come home to.”
Times Record News
Bible apps push boundaries: The makers of
Bible apps “care about every last soul, which means they sometimes end up in
distant realms of the linguistic and technical worlds.”