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Membership Dues to Increase for 2021

The EPA Board of Directors has approved an increase in membership dues, effective immediately for new applicants and effective January 1, 2021, for current members. However, members who renew their membership for 2021 before December 31 will be able to renew at the current 2020 rate level. Even after the increase, membership dues in EPA […]

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EPA Board Announces Exceptions for Contest Due to COVID-19

The EPA board recognizes that in 2020, due to COVID-19, a number of publications temporarily converted to digital for one or more issues. As a result, publications that only publish two, three, or four issues a year may not have two consecutive hard copy issues to submit where required in the annual contest. All Awards […]

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Inaugural Best in Class Winners Announced

World Vision came away with two first-place awards in the first-ever Best in Class awards for EPA. The summer contest put magazines in categories based on circulation rather than type as judged in the annual Awards of Excellence. Entries were split with equal numbers into eight circulation ranges, plus three additional categories based on format: […]

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EPA to Host Virtual Conference on Digital Media with a Co-op of Nine Christian Associations

EPA will be hosting a virtual conference in October, in partnership with the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE), and six other Christian media associations. Digital Media Con will focus exclusively on digital communications and e-marketing for Christian media professionals. The three-day online event, scheduled for October 27 to 29, 2020, […]

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Ten ‘Its’ for Writing Well

By Stephen R. Clark Gene Fowler said, “Writing is easy; all you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.” Know the feeling? Those of us who do it, love it, but writing is not without pain. Especially when the deadline is only hours away […]

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