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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EPA Mourns Loss of Two Industry Leaders

The Evangelical publishing community lost two accomplished leaders within the span of three days in late June. On June 26, 2017, Rev. Jim Reapsome passed away at the age of 88 in Downer’s Grove, IL. Reapsome, an honorary member of EPA for his long years of service in the association, was the founder of The […]

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EPA Board Undergoes Major Changes

  The EPA Board of Directors experienced significant, though routine, changes at the recent election held during the annual business meeting at the Chicago convention on April 11. Leaving the board was president Mark Winz, whose four-year term—two as president-elect and two as president—ended. Moving from president-elect to board president was Eric Thomsen, managing editor […]

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EPA Scholarship Winners for 2017 Announced

Taylor University undergrad Becca Robb is the winner of the 2017 Jerry Jenkins Scholarship in the amount of $2,000. Robb, a junior journalism major with a perfect 4.0 GPA, was chosen from a group of seven applicants. Robb is co-editor-in-chief of Taylor’s student newspaper, The Echo. She is a 2016 graduate of World Magazine’s World […]

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EPA Announces Plans to Return to Orlando for 2018 Convention

During the 2017 EPA annual business meeting, which took place Tuesday, April 11, in Lombard, IL, Executive Director Lamar Keener announced that EPA 2018 will return to the site of its 2006 convention at the Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside, in Orlando, Florida. The dates will be Wednesday to Friday, April 4 to 6.

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EPA Chicago 2017 Keynote Speakers Announced

Dates, Stetzer, Green to headline annual convention Dr. Charlie E. Dates, senior pastor of Chicago’s Progressive Baptist Church, will kick off EPA’s annual convention on Sunday evening, April 9, 2017. The opening session will begin at 4:30 p.m. and will be followed by a buffet dinner. Other keynote speakers for the convention include Ed Stetzer […]

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EPA Headquarters Relocated to Arizona

The question is often asked, “Where is the EPA office located?” The answer depends on where the Executive Director lives. As of January 25, 2017, the international headquarters of the Evangelical Press Association is located in the greater Phoenix, Arizona, area in the town of Queen Creek. Executive Director Lamar Keener and his wife Theresa […]

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