Amazon store flips the retail script: E-commerce and brick-and-mortar share a symbiotic relationship.

Chapman’s Christmas comfort: Steven Curtis Chapman’s Joy, The Christmas Tour, brings a message of hope for families like his for whom the holidays can also hold heartache. Times-News

Selah’s surprising success: Successful trio Selah had no plans for a Christian music career. The Augusta Chronicle

Woodlawn star’s message: A real-life star of the Christian gridiron movie, Woodlawn, gives a pre-game pep talk to a college team.

TobyMac’s concert hopes: TobyMac wants people to leave his concerts “sweaty and hoarse but also refreshed on the inside.” Gwinnett Daily Post

Anti-bullying message: Disabled evangelist Nick Vujicic is taking an anti-bullying message into schools. Star-Telegram

Hall of Famer: Grammy winner Art Greenhaw has been inducted into the Texas Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Mesquite News

‘A rising star’: Lauren Daigle is “a rising star in the world of Christian music and has millions of fans.” The Advertiser

Grace’s silver anniversary: Point of Grace will mark 25 years of Christian music-making, next year. Waco Today

Author’s Bible thoughts: Author Lois Lowry reflects on her favorite Bible verse. TIME