Carol Stream, Ill.— Tyndale House Publishers today announced that it has signed pastor and No. 1 New York Times best-selling author Dr. David Jeremiah to a six-book deal over the next four years. Jeremiah, founder of the Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries and senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon, Calif., will release the non-fiction title What Are You Afraid Of? in October 13. He has subsequent non-fiction releases slated for October 2014 and October 15, as well as three One Year ® devotionals scheduled to release in 2014, 2015, and 2016.
“Tyndale is very excited to partner with Dr. Jeremiah and Turning Point Ministries,” said Lisa Jackson, Associate Publisher, Nonfiction. “David Jeremiah’s books are always culturally relevant and hope filled. We are thrilled to be working with the Turning Point team as they endeavor to reach the greatest number of people with the Word of God each year.”
In What Are You Afraid Of?, which releases October 2013, Dr. Jeremiah explores the most common fears that hold people back from the peace God has promised us. In this book, Dr. Jeremiah will share the supernatural, biblically-based secrets for overcoming even the most frightening, unexpected, and overwhelming obstacles in life.
Dr. David Jeremiah is founder of the radio and television ministry, Turning Point For God, and since 1981 has served as the senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon, Calif., one of the largest churches in San Diego County and the home of Southern California Seminary and Christian Unified Schools. He is a sought-after conference speaker for organizations around the country. He frequently speaks at Cedarville College, Dallas Theological Seminary, Moody Bible Institute, Billy Graham Training Center, Phil Waldrep’s Senior Adult Celebrations and numerous NFL, NBA, and MLB chapels. Dr. Jeremiah is a sought-after speaker, an award-winning broadcaster, and #1 New York Times bestselling author whose fifty-second book, God Loves You: He Always Has — He Always Will, was published in October 2012. In all he has sold more than four million books worldwide. He and his wife, Donna, have four children and 11 grandchildren and will celebrate their fiftieth wedding anniversary in 2013.
Tyndale House Publishers, founded in 1962, is the world’s largest privately held Christian publisher of books, Bibles, and digital media. Tyndale has published many New York Times bestsellers. The largest portion of its profit goes to the nonprofit Tyndale House Foundation, which makes grants to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of people around the world. Tyndale was founded to publish Living Letters, which later comprised part of The Living Bible, a contemporary paraphrase of the Bible that became a global publishing phenomenon. Tyndale now publishes the Holy Bible, New Living Translation (NLT), the translation of choice for millions of people. Each NLT sale benefits the worldwide translation work of Wycliffe Bible Translators.