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As the Thanksgiving season segues into the season of Christ's birth, we have a lot to look forward to. Christmas dinners, presents under a beautiful tree, time with family and friends in the comfort of our warm homes and warm beds. But what about the others? Read more »
Welcome to the Christian Writer's Den! Today I'm thrilled to introduce author Laury Davis to you as she shares her writing journey and her Bible study, In Pursuit of Happiness, with you. Read more »
The words, "Be strong and courageous" are seen over and over in the Old Testament. God said it to Moses. Moses said it to Joshua. God said it to Joshua. Those are the stories we know and recognize about being strong and courageous. But did you know that David said those very same words--and more--to his son, Solomon? Read more »
It's our 3rd Tuesday, so it's time to look at writing opportunities, conferences, and see who won Cheryl Ricker's new book! Read more »
The message of Jesus is simpleâ€“so simple that even a child can understand. And yet, we so often wrestle with finding words that will elevate us in the eyes of our listeners. Read more »
It's the 2nd Tuesday, a time to learn about another book from author Cheryl Ricker, have a chance to win a free book, and celebrate our Christian Writer's Den family success! Read more »
Summerfield, NCJanuary 31, 2015Center United Methodist Church Community Day Retreat
Greenville, SCFebruary 5, 2015Artist in Residence, Summit Drive Elementary School
Greenville, SCFebruary 19, 2015Artist in Residence, Summit Drive Elementary School
Memphis, TNMarch 7, 2015Mid-South Christian Writers Conference
Tigerville, SCMarch 27 - March 28, 2015Write2Ignite Conference for Christian Writers of Literature for Children and Young AdultsMore info »
Lancaster, PAApril 17 - April 19, 2015Colts Neck Community Church Women's Retreat
Inman, SCMay 2, 2015New Prospect Baptist Church Women's Luncheon
Ridgecrest, NCMay 17 - May 21, 2015Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference
Kisumu, KenyaJune 11 - June 23, 2015Neema Children's Home Mission Trip
Asheville, NCAugust 26 - August 30, 2015Christian Communicators Conference Speaker Training at The Cove
Do you have a story to tell? Would your testimony encourage and challenge others? Are you ready to take the next step in your speaking ministry, but donâ€™t know where to begin? Do you already have a speaking ministry, but want help in growing your outreach? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this is the opportunity youâ€™ve been waiting for! Check out the Christian Communicators Conference website for details.More info »
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