Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Harold Lawrence Myra  

Pen Name: Harold Myra

Genre:

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1939 in Camdon, New Jersey


-- Website -- http://leadernetwork.org/harold_myra_july_05.htm
-- Harold Lawrence Myra on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=harold++lawrence+myra


Illinois Connection

Harold Myra lives in Wheaton, Il. He was at one time the publisher of Christianity Today.

Biographical and Professional Information

As a leader of Christianity Today International, Harold was instrumental in creating an extremely successful nonprofit organization. Behind his leadership CTI vastly expanded the number of magazines it publishes and the audience it reaches. The CTI website explains that more than 2.5 million readers currently receive the organization's 11 publications that include Christianity Today, Leadership Journal, Campus Life, Today's Christian Woman, Marriage Partnership, Christian History & Biography, Your Church, Today's Christian, Books & Culture, Christian Parenting Today, and Men of Integrity. In addition, CTI reaches additional people with these online offerings: PreachingToday.com, BuildingChurchLeaders.com, and the Christianity Today online magazine.Harold Myra is now retired.


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No) '''Contact Information ''' c/o Christianity Today 465 Gundersen Drive Carol Stream, Illinois 60187

Selected Titles At Your Library

Easter bunny are you for real? /
ISBN: 0849914930. OCLC Number: 37902296

Tommy Nelson,. .

Two children learn about the origins of the Easter bunny and other symbols and customs associated with Easter.

Escape from the twisted planet /
ISBN: 0849929490. OCLC Number: 10029076

Word Books,. .

Halloween, is it for real?
ISBN: 9781400306305. OCLC Number: 61692019

Tommy Nelson,. .

Teaches a Christian view of Halloween by presenting it as a holiday on which to celebrate God's victory over evil and evil spirits.

Halloween, is it for real? /
ISBN: 0849914949. OCLC Number: 36909845

Tommy Nelson,. .

Teaches a Christian view of Halloween by presenting it as a holiday on which to celebrate God's victory over evil and evil spirits.

Is there a place I can scream?
ISBN: 0385099886. OCLC Number: 1229357

Doubleday,. .

Morning child /
ISBN: 0310462215. OCLC Number: 30625987

Zondervan,. .

Santa, are you for real? /
ISBN: 0849914922. OCLC Number: 37155763

Tommy Nelson,. .

Convinced that Santa Claus does not exist, Todd learns the true facts from his father.

Surprised by children :
ISBN: 0310234654. OCLC Number: 45392719

Zondervan,. .

Thanksgiving :
ISBN: 1400300061. OCLC Number: 49285591

Tommy Nelson,. .

As they prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving Day, Todd and his family discuss the meaning of the holiday and its relationship to their Christian beliefs.

Thanksgiving, what makes it special?.
ISBN: 1400306701. OCLC Number: 946948562

Thomas Nelson Inc,. .

The choice /
ISBN: 0310586011. OCLC Number: 26012602

Zondervan Pub. House,. .

The leadership secrets of Billy Graham
ISBN: 0310255783. OCLC Number: 57966057

Zondervan,. .

The Leadership of Billy Graham offers twenty-one essential leadership principles that distill the essence of inspired leadership for today's leaders in church, parachurch, academia, government, and business.

The Leadership Secrets of Billy Graham /
ISBN: 031028788X. OCLC Number: 192081207

Zondervan,. .

"Offers twenty-one essential leadership principles that distill the essence of inspired leadership for today's leaders in church, parachurch, academia, government, and business."--Cover.

The one year book of encouragement :
ISBN: 1414334281. OCLC Number: 644694082

Tyndale House,. .

"In The One Year Book of Encouragement, Harold Myra identifies seeds of wisdom from these--and other--favorite spiritual guides, from which he develops daily messages of hope and inspiration--messages to give us strength and encouragement in tough times"--p. [4] of cover.

The shining face :
ISBN: 0310587719. OCLC Number: 27429522

Zondervan Pub. House,. .

Mela, a young blind woman of noble birth, is haunted by a prophecy that a blind princess will carry light down into the terrifying underground world of perpetual night. Forced to accept this heroic role, she and her companions carry a lamp into the planet's depths.