Christian Retailing

NEWSLETTERS Current Issue Todd Starnes launches nationwide book tour in ‘God Less America’ bus
Todd Starnes launches nationwide book tour in ‘God Less America’ bus PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jeremy Burns   
Thursday, 22 May 2014 03:54 PM EDT

GodLessAmericaBusLifeWay-webFOX News Radio host Todd Starnes has embarked on a nationwide book tour, making his way from city to city in a bus adorned with an advertisement for the newly released God Less America: Real Stories From the Front Lines of the Attack on Traditional Values (FrontLine/Charisma House).

The bus tour includes highly anticipated book signings at major retail bookstores such as Lifeway Christian Stores in Missouri, Georgia and California, and Barnes and Noble locations in Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee. On the tour Starnes will also host speaking engagements and town hall events at various city centers in North Carolina, Washington, D.C., and California.

Starnes’ book raises the alarm about the war on Christian and traditional values in America. He uses recent news stories and compelling interviews with today’s top conservative leaders to bring to light the brewing storm in the United States. He says the White House is waging an all-out assault on religious liberty, public schools are indoctrinating children with the gospel of secularism and Hollywood is spewing toxins into our homes.

“Together we are a mighty force,” Starnes said. “We need men and women willing to stand firm in the faith. We need patriots willing to defend religious liberty. They may spy on our phone lines. They may throw us in jail. They may take away our shops and bakeries. They may demand to know the content of our prayers. But we will not be bullied. We will not be intimidated. We will not be silenced.”

Local media coverage has welcomed the tour bus into various cities with print and radio coverage of the book signing events. Supporters of the movement also showed up in droves to meet Starnes and voice their concerns about waning religious liberties in their hometowns. Supporters have also taken to social media with bus tour pictures and encouraging words via #godlessamerica and @toddstarnes. Consequently God Less America has sold out at various events as the tour continues to gain momentum.

 
Read the Vacation Bible School 2014 guide

In this current issue:

Serial robber hits Family Christian’s Fresno store

News image

Police in Fresno, California, are looking for a man allegedly...

READ MORE

Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited subscription service

News image

Amazon.com introduced on July 18 Kindle Unlimited—a new subscription service...

READ MORE

Facebook tests consumer ‘Buy’ button to help businesses

News image

Facebook is now testing a new feature to help businesses...

READ MORE

Faith-based surfer film nominated for three film festival awards

News image

The Perfect Wave has been nominated for three awards at...

READ MORE

Recording artist Yancy adds Spanish songs to free app

News image

Yancy’s Little Praise Party app is getting a bilingual upgrade with...

READ MORE

Liguori Publications acquires Franciscan Media’s parish resources

News image

Liguori Publications, a Catholic publisher and Redemptorist ministry, has purchased...

READ MORE

New company BroadStreet Publishing partners with Authentic Media

News image

BroadStreet Publishing has announced its partnership with U.K.-based Authentic Media,...

READ MORE

Canadian marketing programs raise awareness of Christian products

News image

Canadian marketing and publicity agency Graf-Martin Communications has launched Spark,...

READ MORE

AAP: Sales rise for religious presses

News image

The overall trade publishing sector continues showing growth in 2014...

READ MORE

Retail sales up minimally in June

News image

The Commerce Department announced its monthly sales numbers Tuesday, signaling...

READ MORE

Millennials strongly influence parents’ back-to-school spending

News image

Driven by increased demand for electronic items and parents’ need...

READ MORE

Crown Awards’ Best Picture goes to ‘Patterns of Evidence’

News image

International Christian Visual Media (ICVM) presented Crown Awards to outstanding...

READ MORE
100%
-
+
0
Show options

a