Digital Publications & Media
For your convenience, we offer a variety of downloadable media that can be purchased from our website. To purchase these items, simply add them to your cart and check out as you would with any other product. Once your payment has been received and your order processed, you will receive an e-mail with a download link and activation key (if applicable).
How do I access the files I purchased?
Once your order has been processed and payment has been received, you will receive an e-mail with a link to download each digital item in your order.
I downloaded my files but I cannot find them? Where did they go?
If you've downloaded your files but are unable to find them, please check your default 'Downloads' folder or another location that you've chosen to save files to in the past.
In any case, you should be able to find these files on your computer by searching for the files by name. In Windows, this can be performed by using the search option on the "Start" button menu, located at the bottom left of your screen. On a Mac, click on the magnifying glass at the top right of your screen to search for your files.
eBooks & Publications
With the rise of the mobile computing era, digital publishing has become a common means for distributing books, magazines, and newspapers to consumers through devices such as tablets, eReaders, and smartphones.What started as a niche market quickly became a major platform for distribution with the rapid adoption of these devices.
There are many benefits to publishing digitally. Electronic publications can be distributed virtually anywhere in unlimited quantities. These books, magazines, and other publications are easily accessible on a wide variety of devices and can be distributed through our store as well as other online distributers. Additionally, what took our parent’s bookshelves and hours to search through can be easily carried in our pockets and quickly accessed.
What digital formats are available?
Most of our digital publications are published in the industry standard ePub format. Occasionally, some publications will be provided in PDF format.
What is an ePub?
ePub is the standard eBook format, which makes it possible to optimize and customize text and images for both large displays such as a desktop and small screens like a smartphone. It provides the user the ability to make adjustments according to personal preference and reading styles.
How do I open electronic publications on my computer or mobile devices?
Windows: PC users can open magazines and newsletters using Adobe Reader which is the free global standard for viewing PDF documents. Electronic books can be opened with Adobe Digital Editions, a free eBook reader that is used to read ePub files and can transfer these files from your computer to dedicated eBook devices such as Sony Readers, Nook, and other popular devices.
Macintosh: Users of Apple’s Macintosh OS X operating system are able to open digital publications with Apple Books software which comes pre-installed on all versions of OS X 10.9 or newer. Users of Macintosh operating systems prior to OS X 10.9 can open the ePub files with Adobe Digital Editions. PDF files can be opened using Preview which comes pre-installed on all version of Macintosh OS X.
Apple iOS: ePub and PDF files can be opened on iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touch devices by downloading Apple Books from the App Store.
Google Android: ePub and PDF files can be opened with Google Play Books which is available for download on the Google Play Store.
Audio & Video
We are excited to offer a variety of our products in digitally downloadable format. As technologies have advanced and the ways people consume media have changed, we acknowledge that rapidly disappearing are the days of physical disc media.
Are audio and video files provided in a common format?
In most cases, we offer audio files in mp3 format and video content in mp4 format. Any other format will be otherwise noted on the product's page.
Can I create my own physical media with the downloaded files?
Transferring the files from your computer to a physical disc or other media is permitted for personal and local church use. Digital downloads are not intended to be freely distributed unless otherwise noted on the product's page.
Please note that we are not able to provide technical support or assistance for creating physical media copies of your purchases.