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Let's face it, sometimes it's hard to come back home to the Father. Disappointment, confusion, and/or despair are often reasons for the separation, but they don't have to continue to keep us separated from Him. Read more »
Wow, wow, wow. Friends, have I got an interview for you! I introduce Cindy Sproles today as a master storyteller of unforgettable fiction. I've never read a book like her new novel, Mercy's Rain. Never. Read more »
Yes, I'm the first to admit that many of these things can be evidence of a problem at a specific church, rather than evidence of falling away from God. But the difference is in the heart, it's the motivation. Read more »
It's the 3rd Tuesday and time to check out these writing opportunities, conferences, contests, and see who won Donn Taylor's book! Read more »
Week after week Pastor Larry has taught messages that prick my heart, prompting a weekly self-evaluation. I didnâ€™t like what I saw. Over the next few Fridays Iâ€™m going to share a few of those points. Then I ask you to look at your own life and heart, and see if He reveals something unexpected to you. Read more »
I'll never forget the sight. I was at the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference, walking through the lobby, when I saw Donn and Mildred Taylor for the first time. They walked toward me, holding hands like high school sweethearts. It didn't take long to realize that I would rarely see them when they weren't holding hands!. Once I even walked into my classroom to discover Donn at the piano, Mildred listening intently in a chair, eyes closed. They were both enjoying the music and each other. It was beautiful. Read more »
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
Greenville, SCJune 20, 2015Writing is Fun Workshop for Kids
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 »
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
“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
“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!”
“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.”