• Silence and Beauty by Makoto Fujimura (IVP, April 2016) was awarded the 2016 Aldersgate Prize by the John Wesley Honors College at Indiana Wesleyan University. Fujimura will receive $3,500, an engraved glass sculpture from Kokomo Opalescent Glass, recognition in both Books and Culture and Christian Scholar’s Review, and the opportunity to offer the keynote address at Indiana Wesleyan University’s Celebration of Scholarship Luncheon in April 2017.
  • The Book Industry Study Group (BISG) presented the 2016 BISG Industry Awards on Sept. 30 in New York City. The BISG Award for Excellence went to John Ingram, chairman, Ingram Content Group.
  • MercyMe’s Welcome To The New (2014) received RIAA Gold Certification, marking the sixthgold album for the band in addition to a double platinum album and a platinum video.
  • The Advanced Writers and Speakers Association (AWSA) honored author and Precept Ministries co-founder and executive VP Kay Arthur with their Golden Scrolls Lifetime Achievement Award at her Oct. 22 Precept Women’s conference.