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For many of us, this is a difficult season. In relationships, in the culture, in our families, in our churches, our schools, and throughout the world, we're experiencing conflict, hardships, frustration, shock, despair, and heartbreak. Read more »
Interview & Book Give-Away with Laurie Coombs: Letters From My Father's Murderer, & Who Won Tammy Blackburn's Book?
Letters From My Father's Murderer, by Laurie Coombs. You know you want to read about THIS book! Free give-away! Read more »
â€œBut to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you..." Luke 6:27-28 (NIV) Read more »
I hope you enjoy hearing about Tammy Blackburn's new book and her journey to publication. As an author of children's middle grade books, I love insights from writers of children's literature. Be sure to leave a message for Tammy and you'll be in the drawing for a free book! Read more »
So pull up a chair, put on your creative-thinking-and-real-life-application-hat, and hear Jimâ€™s heart for Christian writers and speakers, Part 4, taken from 1 Corinthians 12, as paraphrased by the New Living Amplified Paraphrased King James Watkins Version for Writers. Read more »
Welcome to today's bonus post of writing opps and conferences collected just for you! Read more »
Greenville, SCJuly 14, 2015Writing is Fun Workshop for Kids
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 »
Simpsonville, SCOctober 10, 2015Kingdom Life Women's Event
Cleveland, SCOctober 17, 2015Beulah United Methodist Church Women's Retreat
The Cove, Asheville, NCFebruary 19 - February 21, 2016Writers Boot Camp
Universal City, TXApril 15 - April 16, 2016First Baptist Church Women's Event
Need a Motivational Humorist? Iâ€™m your girl for good, clean fun, appropriate for mixed audiences or women-only events.
Looking for a Writerâ€™s Blog, Writing Instructor, or Keynoter for your writerâ€™s conference? Iâ€™m the author of four books and have spoken at major conferences across the country.
Are you a womenâ€™s ministry event planner? My keynotes and programs are filled with deep truths and lots of laughter. Iâ€™m so thankful God can take my messes and use them for His glory!
Acting has been in my blood since the day I was born. Iâ€™d love the opportunity to work with you.
As you can see, I have fun working in a lot of different areas and I love doing all of them! So to make things easier for you, Iâ€™ve divided my site into four sections. If you have time, I hope youâ€™ll visit all of them. But if you donâ€™t, just click on your area of interest, where youâ€™ll find everything you need. Then I hope youâ€™ll get it touchâ€”Iâ€™d love to have the opportunity to work with you!
“Vonda Skeltonâ€™s wit, charm, and business savvy make her a repeat presenter capable of motivating her audience…Her humor relaxes and de-stresses, while delivering proven methods…”
Carolyn K. Knefely
Corporate Relations Officer & Professional Leadership Director
University of North Texas, retired
“Vonda Skelton is…one of the stars of Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference. A dynamic mixture of experience and enthusiasm, she never fails to draw a crowd and send them home happy and well informed.”
Alton Gansky, Author
Director, Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference
“Vonda, with all her Southern charm, won over the hearts of the women, made us laugh, and led us straight to the throne of the King of KIngs…Vonda was gracious and accommodating. Can’t wait to have her back!”
Deaconess of Women’s Ministry
“Vonda is…as much a joy to be around as to work with. I used her for a sad scene in a music video and what I got on screen was a purely genuine emotional performance.”
Saylors Brothers Entertainment