Randy Alcorn's Blog

Can EPM recommend any churches near me?

May 19, 2010
Randy believes it is essential for people to find Bible-believing, Christ-centered churches to help them in their spiritual growth.  

If you would like a church recommendation for your area, please call our office at (503) 668-5200 or e-mail info@epm.org and we will do our best to help you.

Can I Reprint or Reproduce an Article from Your Website?

May 19, 2010
Feel free to reproduce and distribute any articles written by Randy Alcorn, in part or in whole, in any format, provided that you do not alter the wording in any way or charge a fee beyond the cost of reproduction. It is our desire to spread this information, not protect or restrict it.

Please include the following statement on any distributed copy: by Randy Alcorn, Eternal Perspective Ministries, 39085 Pioneer Blvd., Suite 206, Sandy, OR 97055, 503-668-5200, www.epm.org

Does Randy receive a salary from EPM?

May 19, 2010
EPM is a 501C (3) and the Alcorns give away 100% of the royalties from Randy's books.* Randy has never accepted the royalties. Previously, he was paid minimum wage from the ministry, along with some small benefits and his wife's supplemental salary at a secretary's wage for some part time work. Since his wife is no longer being paid as an EPM employee as of 2013, Randy’s wages have also been increased to make up the supplemental salary. (Learn more about EPM’s finances.) *90% to other worthy Christian organizations and 10% to EPM (to help ...

How can I check the status of my order?

May 19, 2010
If you provided us with an email address at the time you placed your order, tracking information will be sent to you when your order has shipped. You can also check to see if your check has cleared or if your credit card has been charged.  If you still have questions, you may call us at 503-668-5200, or email us at info@epm.org. When you call or email, please give us the following information:
  • Your name, complete address, phone number, and email address.
  • The approximate date you placed the order
  • How you placed your order: online, over the phone ...

How can I get a response from Randy on a personal issue?

March 24, 2010
Randy is unable to personally write or counsel individuals due to the volume of emails and letters he receives each week. However, he does have assistants who are dedicated to providing biblical answers to your questions. You may email them at info@epm.org.   If you have a question related to a topic Randy has written on, we recommend searching our resources to see if he has already addressed your question.

How can I get one of Randy Alcorn’s books translated into a foreign language?

June 6, 2011
Randy is always in favor of having his books translated into other languages. However, we don’t own the rights to most his books so the permission must be granted from the publisher. You may contact the publisher to let them know of your interest. Go to our Books in Other Languages page for a listing of Randy Alcorn’s books that have been translated into other languages. You can also view a listing by book title. Several of the Spanish titles are available through our online store. Additionally, limited quantities of some of the other translations are available for ...

How do I download a video from the EPM site?

October 29, 2010
Videos of Randy speaking on a variety of subjects are available on our website. To download a video, click on the title within the frame of the video. This will take you to the video’s permanent page on Vimeo.com. Scroll down to the bottom right hand corner of the page, under “About this video,” and RIGHT click on “Download this video.” Select “Save link/target as.” Please note there is no requirement to make an account with Vimeo in order to download a video.