LifeWay Christian book stores sell a wide range of merchandise including Bibles, Christian literature, music, movies, church supplies and gifts. Also available at these stores is accessories, jewelry, games and toys, as well as calendars, figurines, home decor and stationery supplies.
The LifeWay Christian Resources group was founded by Dr. J. M. Frost in 1891 and operates over 180 stores across the United States. The literature available at the stores include Bible studies, books, magazines and specialized Christian educational resources for men, women and children. The Holman Christian Standard Bible is published by LifeWay's publishing firm, B&H Publishing Group, and it is sold through several stores alongside many other popular Bible translations. The store also stocks Bible reference books, such as commentaries, biographies, journals and concordances, as well as church supplies such as communion bread, wafers, wine, linen and baptismal robes.
Since its inception, LifeWay has specialized in the production and marketing of Sunday School and Vacation Bible School books, Christian art, and resource materials. All products and merchandise from the LifeWay catalog are available in stores across the country. Electronic downloads are also available through the group's official website, where churches and organizations around the world may place orders for international shipping. The music available through LifeWay stores includes hymnals, songbooks and CDs.