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Photo Release: First shipment of Herald Press books from Virginia

   
 


Anna Weaver, Kurt Ferdinand, and Lois Priest (left to right) prepared the first box of Herald Press books to be shipped from the Harrisonburg, Va.

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Mennonite Church Canada/Mennonite Publishing Network joint release
June 10, 2011
- Deborah Froese with files from Steve Shenk

HARRISONBURG, Va.— On June 1, Anna Weaver, Kurt Ferdinand, and Lois Priest (left to right) prepared the first box of Herald Press books to be shipped from the Harrisonburg, Va. location that will serve as the new headquarters for MennoMedia.  July 1 will mark the official beginning of MennoMedia, a ministry birthed from the merger of Mennonite Publishing Network, the publishing ministry of Mennonite Church Canada and Mennonite Church USA, with  Harrisonburg-based Third Way Media.  Mennonite Publishing Network and the Herald Press book imprint were previously based in Scottdale, Pa. and Waterloo, Ont. Canadian customers will continue to receive deliveries from the Waterloo warehouse. MennoMedia will serve both Mennonite Church Canada and Mennonite Church USA and. The first shipment from Harrisonburg was a box of 24 biblical commentaries on Revelation. Photo by Wayne Gehman