Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) September 22, 2007
Pick up your free copy today of the Premier Edition of The Shepherd's Guide of Greater Lynchburg and Central Virginia, the America's Premier Christian Business Directory from several Lynchburg public locations. Thirty-thousand copies of which are now being distributed throughout the local Christian community. Copies are being made available throughout Lynchburg City, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Campbell counties and surrounding areas.
The Greater Lynchburg & Central Virginia book has several hundred listings of Christian owned and operated businesses, as well as local churches, Christian schools and ministries. Advertisers include Thomas Road Baptist Church, Liberty University, Liberty Christian Academy, Liberty Channel, LaHaye Ice Center, Forest Realty Company and other leading businesses and ministries of the area. Sunny Gandem, a seminary student at Liberty University is the local publisher.
A unique feature of this guide is that all advertisers sign a ''statement of faith'' which reads: "I have received Jesus Christ as my personal Savior, and my desire is to live my life for His Glory. I have been born again according to John 3:3 which states, '... except a man be born again, he cannot see the Kingdom of God.' I pledge to hold the highest Biblical code of ethics in my transactions. It is my ambition to treat my clients with the utmost respect and integrity." And the familiar shepherd logo appears at the bottom right corner of all ads in which the advertiser has signed this Statement of Faith. In this way, Christian families can rely on The Shepherd's Guide to identify trustworthy businesses.
The Shepherd's Guide is the nations oldest and the largest Christian Yellow pages and has over 100 current directories all throughout the US, with an annual circulation of more than 4 million copies. According to Sunny Gandem, the local publisher, The Shepherd's Guide has been publishing the directories for over 28 years and is not just another yellow-page publication, but a Christian business directory that emphasizes honesty and trust as the central ethic of the publication.
Mr. Gandem further remarked that this is a quality publication which is designed to strengthen, edify and unite the Body of Christ by giving Christians in all areas of business an easy and affordable way to reach Christian consumers. He further stated that the goal of The Shepherd's Guide is to help bring the Christian community closer together while providing Christians in business a unique way to communicate their faith in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord.
The copies will be distributed at various Christian as well as some public avenues and outlets. If there is a difficulty in obtaining the copies of this guide, please call (434) 237-1760 or Toll-free at (866) 594-7141, The Shepherd's Guide staff will be delighted to mail you the copies or arrange to be distributed through your local church.