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Nov 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

100,000+ People Take Before Amen Prayer Challenge

More than 100,000 people have signed up to take the Before Amen Prayer Challenge since its launch in September this year. Created by pastor...

Sep 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
America's Favorite Bachelor Sean Lowe to Release "For the Right Reasons" January 2015 (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Sean Lowe Inks Deal with Nelson Books

After "The Bachelorette" broke his heart, Sean Lowe suspected his "nice guy" image hurt him. America disagreed. In his new book with New York Times...

Jul 15, 2014, 11:26 ET
"So Not Okay" by author Nancy Rue, Thomas Nelson Publishers (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Bullying? That's So Not Okay! Join The Movement That's Sweeping Across The Country

 One out of every four students is bullied – 85% of these situations never receive intervention. Bestselling author Nancy Rue recently...

Apr 08, 2014, 18:10 ET
Heaven is for Real.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Heaven Is for Real - Bestselling book returns to top spot on New York Times list

 For the week of April 6, 2014, Heaven Is for Real was listed as the #1 nonfiction paperback on the New York Times bestseller list – its...

Mar 17, 2014, 11:53 ET

Bestselling Jesus Calling® brand celebrates 10 years and 10 million sold

The award-winning devotional that has inspired a generation recently reached a milestone: the Jesus Calling® brand has sold over 10 million...

Mar 10, 2014, 15:00 ET
Mandy Hale's new book "I've Never Been to Vegas," releases March 11.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Author, Blogger & Social Media Celebrity "The Single Woman" to Embark on RV Tour Promoting New Book "I've Never Been to Vegas but My Luggage Has"

THE BOOK Author and blogger Mandy Hale, affectionately known as "The Single Woman" to more than a million readers and social-media followers, will...

Jan 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Franklin Graham to Release New Book on Lessons Learned from Father, Billy Graham

 Throughout much of the last century, the world has been captivated by the message of salvation delivered by Billy Graham. In his upcoming...

Jan 14, 2014, 07:00 ET
The Devotionals Daily app is available for purchase in the iTunes store.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Thomas Nelson Launches Fully Interactive App That Gives Readers Access To Several Bestselling Devotionals In One Convenient App

 Thomas Nelson announced an exciting development in interactive media today: the inspirational thoughts and insights of today's most...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:00 ET
Jack Countryman, creator and publisher of JCountryman gift books, hits twenty million units sold.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Bestselling JCountryman® Line Celebrates 20 Million Books Sold

Thomas Nelson announced today a milestone in gift book publishing: the bestselling JCountryman® line has sold over 20 million books. "Our...

Nov 25, 2013, 17:33 ET
'Heaven is for Real' sits on 'The New York Times' best seller list for three consecutive years.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

'Heaven Is for Real' best seller sits on 'The New York Times' list for three consecutive years

 Since its release in November 2010, "Heaven Is for Real" by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent has become a publishing phenomenon. On November...

Oct 31, 2013, 08:00 ET
The Jesus Calling app is available for purchase in the  iTunes(R) Store. (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Bestselling Jesus Calling® Brand Celebrates Over 200,000 Apps Sold

Thomas Nelson announced today a milestone in interactive media: the bestselling Jesus Calling® app has sold over 200,000 units! Ranked in the...

May 22, 2013, 10:48 ET

Bestselling Jesus Calling® Brand Celebrates Over 150,000 Apps Sold

 Thomas Nelson Specialty Group is excited to announce a milestone in interactive media and the Jesus Calling® brand - over 150,000...

May 06, 2013, 12:33 ET
Jesus Today by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson).  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson Publishers)

Thomas Nelson Bestseller Named 2013 Christian Book of the Year

 For the fifth year in a row a Thomas Nelson title has been recognized as the ECPA's Christian Book Awards Book of the Year. At the 2013...

Mar 04, 2013, 12:16 ET

Jesus Calling® Ranked #1 on Wall Street Journal Bestseller List

 The award-winning devotional that has inspired a generation recently surpassed a milestone:  Jesus Calling® is now ranked #1 on the...

Feb 13, 2013, 13:00 ET

Olympic Gold Medalist Gymnasts Featured At TNCC Black History Month Celebration

 Olympic gold medalist and motivational speaker Dominique Dawes will bring her message "ENVISION: Reaching your Full Potential" to Thomas...

Feb 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

Bible Gateway hears 'The Voice'!

 Celebrating its 20th year online, Bible Gateway kicks off 2013 by adding a new voice to its multiplying list of available Bible...

Oct 19, 2012, 07:00 ET
Sisters in Faith Holy Bible.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Sisters In Faith Bible: A New Journey Through The Good Book For African-American Women

 Thomas Nelson, a world leading Christian publisher, is preparing to release a new Bible that will provide African-American women with an...

Oct 10, 2012, 07:39 ET
Red Letter Revolution: What If Jesus Really Meant What He Said? By Shane Claiborne and Tony Campolo Available Now from Thomas Nelson, Inc. Jacketed Hardcover ISBN: 9781400204182/ MSRP: $22.99 eBook ISBN: 9781400204199/ MSRP: $22.99/ Pages: 272.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Shane Claiborne and Tony Campolo Start a Red Letter Revolution

 Renowned speakers and best-selling authors Shane Claiborne and Tony Campolo aren't afraid to talk openly and candidly about Jesus' teachings...

Aug 27, 2012, 14:57 ET

Thomas Nelson Achieves New Media Breakthrough

Thomas Nelson, Inc. announces a record-breaking achievement, selling over 100,000 devotional and interactive media apps.  The company's 10...

Aug 22, 2012, 13:01 ET

Jesus Calling® Ranked #1 on Wall Street Journal Bestseller List

 Over five million lives have been touched by the writings of author Sarah Young, author of bestselling devotional "Jesus Calling®" and...