Online Professional Development: The Editor as Leader

EPA’s immediate past president Mark Winz will teach an online course for editors to help them gain a spiritual foundation as a leader of those who work on the publication and for leading readers. Writers need to be led to stronger communication skills. Everyone who helps plan, produce, and market a publication needs be led […]

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Bob Terry Honored for Fifty Years of Service

  During the Orlando convention, EPA honored long-time member Dr. Bobby S. “Bob” Terry for his many years of service to EPA and to Christian media. After 50 years in Christian publishing, Terry is retiring at the end of 2018. For 20 of those 50 years, he was the editor of Word & Way, the […]

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EPA Announces Scholarship Winners for 2018

Bethany Peterson, a student at Wheaton College, has been announced as the 2018 winner of the $2,000 Jerry Jenkins Scholarship. A news writer for the campus newspaper, The Wheaton Record, Peterson’s vocational goal is to be an investigative news reporter. “Bethany is especially strong in writing hard news and working on deadline,” wrote journalism professor […]

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2018 Higher Goals Awards

Presented during EPA’s 2018 convention, the 2018 Higher Goals awards honor the best work done in specific categories during the 2017 calendar year. Click here to view or download Liaison 2018 Awards Edition. Article Series First Place: In Touch Magazine, “Biblical Literacy Series” — Brad Fruhauff, Michelle van Loon. Second Place: Christianity Today Online, “#AmplifyWomen” — […]

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2018 Awards of Excellence

Presented during EPA’s 2018 convention, the 2018 Awards of Excellence honor the best work done in EPA publications during the 2017 calendar year. Click here to view or download 2018 Liaison Awards Edition. Campus Award of Excellence: The Hilltop | Corban University — Ashlyn Rollins, Charlotte Vanwerven. Awards of Merit: Pursuit | Cal Baptist University […]

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Glahn, White Nominated for Board Positions

(Update 4/6/18) Sandra Glahn and Terry White were elected to the board during the annual membership meeting held on April 6, 2018, during the convention in Orlando. The EPA Board of Directors has announced the candidates for two open board positions. An independent committee made up of Mark Winz (Cru Storylines), Deborah St. Lawrence (ONE […]

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NAE Partners with EPA to Provide Free Webinars

EPA has added another benefit partner with the recent offer by the National Association of Evangelicals to extend NAE membership to EPA and, with it, free access to NAE’s quarterly webinars for all EPA members. While the NAE’s magazine, Evangelicals, has already been a publication member of EPA, the NAE as an organization is now […]

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Equipping Publishers in an Era of Crises

By Carla Foote After a brutal killing of a Christian couple in the Punjab province of Pakistan, a purported picture of the couple became part of most news reports and quickly spread across social media. However, Asif Aqeel, reporting for World Watch Monitor in Pakistan, determined that the picture was not accurate. Aqeel shared his […]

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EPA Members Invited to Publishing in Crisis International Conference

Magazine Training International is inviting EPA members to its world conference on publishing in crisis to be held in Eastern Europe this October. The Crisis Publishing Initiative will be held Oct. 15 to 18, 2017, in Sopron, Hungary. Join Christian journalists, editors, publishers, and bloggers from around the world to discuss how best to meet […]

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