John Herring

Dr. John Herring is founder and CEO of Iron Stream Media, an emerging media company. Iron Steam Media’s publishing imprints include Iron Stream Books, Life Bible Study, New Hope Publishers, New Hope Kidz, Ascender Books, Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas, and Brookstone Publishing Group. With the acquisition of Brookstone Creative Group, Iron Stream Media is able to offer expanded services, training, and coaching to authors, speakers, and creatives.

John began his career serving local churches as executive pastor, discipleship pastor, and consultant. In 2006, a ministry client invited him to work on an aggressive discipleship project, he has been in the publishing industry ever since. For more than 40 years, John has served churches and church-related entities. He continues to support churches and ministries through publishing, curriculum development, strategic thinking & planning, discipleship, and mentoring. As a veteran entrepreneur with successful startups and businesses, John’s well equipped to identify the potential of connections and capitalize upon those opportunities.

His favorite discussions include his Lord, his family (especially his grandsons), missions, business as ministry, and coffee.

15-minute appointments

Publisher – Iron Stream Media

John Herring will be acquiring for the following Iron Steam Media imprints: Iron Stream Books, Life Bible Study, New Hope Publishers, Ascender Books, and Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas.

We are currently looking for:

NONFICTION:  Bible Studies, Christian Living/Ministry/Evangelism, Culture/Contemporary Issues, Discipleship/Personal Growth, Men’s Books, Prayer & Spiritual Warfare, Women’s Interests

FICTION:  Iron Stream Media has placed a hold on Fiction acquisitions until August 1st. Please check our website for Fiction submission being accepted after August 1st.

Helpful Tips: We only accept agented submittals unless we meet authors at a writer's conference. Please be prepared with a one sheet and writing samples or proposal with sample writings. First time authors need to have a complete manuscript.

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