Enjoy CSM’s ‘all out blowout’ at the 37th Manila International Book Fair

Enjoy CSM’s ‘all out blowout’ at the 37th Manila International Book Fair

Book launches, book signings, meet the authors, massive bargains and an exclusive cache of hard-to-find books are some of what you will surely enjoy when you step inside the book fair. As the country’s biggest annual book gathering event, the Manila International Book Fair is also a great opportunity for publishers and book sellers to showcase new titles and gain exposure among readers. The MIBF just gets better each year! It is evident that Filipinos’ enthusiasm for printed books has increased in spite of the available options in digital format….

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CSM launches Books & Blessings Mobile Bookstore at Marikina

CSM launches Books & Blessings Mobile Bookstore at Marikina

With the challenge in people’s mobilization nowadays because of the heavy traffic that people in the metro face on a daily basis, it was a timely move for CSM to finally launch its mobile bookstore called BOOKS & BLESSINGS. The project came to mind as Church Strengthening Ministry’s (CSM) way to minister and bless our brethren in areas where they are forced to travel significant distances just to acquire the needed resources for their church ministries or personal growth studies. BOOKS & BLESSINGS’ official first-stop will be at Marikina Christian…

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Super Bodega Sale: Ang Book Sale na Babalik-balikan Mo!

Super Bodega Sale: Ang Book Sale na Babalik-balikan Mo!

Are you looking for quality books you can buy on a tight budget? Worry no more because Super Bodega Sale is coming your way! Visit the CSM Bookcorner on June 15-20, 2015 and indulge in a variety of titles from your favorite local and international Christian authors, available at discounted prices. Customers can avail of 20% discount on all CSM and Crossover titles and 10% discount on distributed titles such as the books of Jayson Lo, Chinkee Tan, Dennis Sy, Randell Tiongson, and more. All Bibles can also be bought…

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CSM OFFERS “BOOKS ALL YOU CAN” AT P100 AT THE 35TH MANILA INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

CSM OFFERS “BOOKS ALL YOU CAN” AT P100 AT THE 35TH MANILA INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

Eat-all-you-can dining is all over town, celebrating the Filipinos’ love for bountiful food and relaxing conversation. Restaurants offering this type of buffet meals give diners reasonable value for their money and serve as great venues for get-togethers and bonding times for families and friends. This concept inspired CSM Publishing to create a similar experience for its customers at the 35th Manila International Book Fair through a Books All You Can treat! The Books All You Can promo follows CSM’s tradition of providing its readers with a generous buffet of titles…

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CSM BOOKS ALL YOU CAN EARLY TREAT

CSM BOOKS ALL YOU CAN EARLY TREAT

CSM BOOKS ALL YOU CAN EARLY TREAT 5-Day Pre-ordering Period: September 8-12, 2014 MECHANICS: 1.    Download the Order Form. Maximum of 2 copies per title are allowed for purchase. DOWNLOAD CSM Books-All-You-Can_Product List & Order Form_2014    2.    Fill out and email the Order Form at order@csm-publishing.com, with the subject line, BOOKS ALL YOU CAN Pre-Order. 3.    Reserve your order until September 12 only by paying through bank deposit at: BPI Ninoy Aquino Avenue Branch Account Name: Church Strengthening Ministry, Inc. Current Account Number: 3351-2667-23   Send your deposit slip/proof of payment…

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July 2013 Designated Tribute Month for Former Editor PJ Arceo

July 2013 Designated Tribute Month for Former Editor PJ Arceo

As our way of bidding farewell to a longtime and well-loved staff member, we will be posing vignettes in images and words of the life and times of Ptr Jose “PJ” Arceo, 66, who went home to be with the Lord last June 26, 2013 in his hometown, Catanauan in Quezon Province. PJ, as he was fondly called, served the Lord in CSM as translation editor from 1995 to 2007. He wrote “A Beginner’s Guide for Pinoy Translators” as his legacy for future lay translators in Christian publishing. In this…

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Tokyo Book Launch Message By Ms. Joy Solina (Part 3 of 3)

Tokyo Book Launch Message By Ms. Joy Solina (Part 3 of 3)

Blessing OFWs to Bless the Nations by Ana Gamez was re-launched in the author’s host church in Kami-Itabashi Sakuragawa, Tokyo in Japan last March 30, 2013 to an international crowd of 50 representing 17 churches and two international Christian organizations. The invited guest speaker was the book’s editor and CSM’s Editorial Manager, Joy Solina. I admit that it has taken me a couple of years to understand how OFWs can advance the kingdom of God among other peoples of the world. I told Ana that God prepared me to edit…

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Tokyo Book Launch Message By Ms. Joy Solina (Part 2 of 3)

Tokyo Book Launch Message By Ms. Joy Solina (Part 2 of 3)

Blessing OFWs to Bless the Nations by Ana Gamez was re-launched in the author’s host church in Kami-Itabashi Sakuragawa, Tokyo in Japan last March 30, 2013 to an international crowd of 50 representing 17 churches and two international Christian organizations. The invited guest speaker was the book’s editor and CSM’s Editorial Manager, Joy Solina. When I say diaspora, I quote the definition of Enoch Wan, the director of the Institute of Diaspora Studies in the US. The diaspora are people on the move, away from their places of origin taking…

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Tokyo Book Launch Message By Ms. Joy Solina (part 1 of 3)

Tokyo Book Launch Message By Ms. Joy Solina (part 1 of 3)

30 March 2013 Mina-san Konnichiwa! Watashi wa Joy Solina desu. Hajimimashite. Yurosiku Onegai Shimasu. Today is a significant day. For me and my company, Church Strengthening Ministry, it is our first book launch outside the Philippines. For the writer of the book we are launching, my good friend Ana Gamez, it is the fulfillment of her heart’s desire to mobilize more Filipino churches to equip overseas workers for missions and to minister to their families. For the missions mobilization movement of the Philippines, it is the accomplishment of one of…

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What motivated me to write Blessing OFWs to Bless the Nations By Ana M. Gamez

What motivated me to write Blessing OFWs to Bless the Nations By Ana M. Gamez

First, the heart of God for all nations. First Timothy 2:3-4 says, This is good and pleases God our Savior, who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth. Jesus died on the cross for the salvation of all people – for Filipinos, Japanese, Nigerians, Americans, Chinese and all nationalities. As Christians, we must unite with God in reaching out to people from different cultures. Second, the need for Philippine churches to be equipped and mobilized to actively take part in the Great Commission. I strongly believe that…

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