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The Christian Writer’s Market Guide Changes Hands

The owner and president of the Steve Laube Agency has announced his purchase of the rights to The Christian Writer’s Market Guide from bestselling author Jerry Jenkins. Laube will become Publisher of the 2017 edition. The Guide has been used as a resource in the inspirational market for over 30 years. It was created by […]


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Postal rates might rise in 2016 and 2017

For nonprofit mailers, including religious periodicals, postal rate hikes might be on the horizon as early as the end of this year, with further, inflation-based increases in 2017. That and other news emerged in July, as the U.S. Postal Service’s Mailers Technical Advisory Committee met in Washington D.C. and two bills moved through legislative committee. […]


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Religion News Service Offers Discount to EPA Members

Religion News Service has joined the EPA Benefit Partner Program and is offering a 50% first-year discount off a full service news wire subscription to EPA member publications. For nearly 80 years, RNS has been an authoritative source of news about religion, spirituality and ideas. With a team of correspondents around the world, RNS provides […]


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Agathon Group Joins Partnership Program

EPA’s newest benefit partner is Agathon Group, a web development and cloud hosting company with a passion to serve Christian ministries. Other services they provide include programming, print design, branding, and development. “We help you reach your audience by building and hosting web applications that solve your thorniest problems,” says CTO Peter Green. “Many website […]


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2016 Compensation Survey

In February 2016 EPA conducted an anonymous survey on salaries and benefits of its members, commissioned by the EPA board of directors and conducted by Sightline Research + Strategies, an independent firm. The survey was promoted through a postcard mailing to 629 individuals and three emails sent to 589 of the same individuals for whom […]


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