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Quoting Max

Want to reprint an article by Max Lucado in your church bulletin or newsletter, for your friends or Bible class content, etc.? Under normal circumstances, copyright laws do not allow for the duplication and distribution of copyrighted material. However, if your intent is to copy excerpted content from MaxLucado.com or from an email from this ministry, you may do so on an occasional basis (2-3 times per month) as long as your use is in a not-for-profit environment. Also, we ask the following considerations:

  • Any material by Max Lucado shall be used in its original format, unedited.
  • You must include an attribution line that states the following information:
    • [Source Book Title]
    • Copyright [Publisher, Copyright date] Max Lucado
    • Used by permission

If you need the above information to provide proper attribution, please contact us at [email protected]. Also, we would like to be made aware of your intent and the extent of use.

Posting content from Max

You may post an article from MaxLucado.com or Max Lucado on occasion (2-3 times per month), but we ask you to please observe the following considerations:

  • Clearly state the content is by Max Lucado. Cite source book; publisher & date as included in the excerpted content.
  • Do not alter, revise, or edit the wording in any way.
  • Link to the article on www.maxlucado.com.

We ask you not to repost Max’s devotional content on a daily basis; that is to say, no more than the permitted 2-3 times per month which would be considered occasional. Also, please do not use language that portrays an endorsement by Max or presents him as a featured contributor to your website unless you have a signed agreement with Max or his publisher. Please understand these guidelines are to protect copyrighted material from being widely distributed without the publisher’s or Max Lucado’s knowledge and consent. Thank you.

Quoting Max Lucado’s work in your own writing

UpWords® Ministries does not hold the copyright for Max Lucado’s books. Your request for permission must be directed to its respective publisher of the book in which you are interested. The same applies to requests to translate, adapt, or create a derivative work based on one of Max’s trade books. Permission must be requested to quote from one of Max’s books, translate into another language, adapt into a dramatic work or any other derivative work.