|Christian Book Industry Had Another Rough Year, But Holds Out Hope.|
Store owners, publishers, and authors have faith despite the declines
Fifteen minutes before the store opens, the staff of the Greatest Gift and Scripture Supply gathers to pray. They open the small box they keep at the front of the store for customers to leave prayer requests. Some days there are 10. Some days, 15. Today the box is empty.
“We’ll just pray for all the unspoken prayers,” says Heather Trost, owner of the Pueblo, Colorado, bookstore. The staff close their eyes. Some of them are wearing buttons that say, May I pray for you? For a moment, ...
Monday, November 25, 2019
Christian Book Industry Had Another Rough Year