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Writing for Your Life Spiritual Writer's Conference


  • Western Theological Seminary 101 E 13th St Holland, MI 49423 (map)

Get Unstuck!  Looking for inspiration and practical advice to help your writing? Writing for Your Life welcomes you to the Western Theological Seminary in Holland, MI for our Writing for Your Life Spiritual Writers’ Conference! The conference is open to all who are interested in spiritual writing. This conference focuses on inspiration and craft for spiritual writing, with some “how to get published” thrown in. It includes popular Christian authors and representatives from the Christian publishing industry. The main conference will take place on May 21-23, 2019, with an optional pre-conference DigDeeper Retreat (separate registration required) on May 20-21. The conference is located on the campus of Western Theological Seminary, 101 E. 13th St., Holland, MI 49423 (adjacent to Hope College).

Headline speakers for the event are artist and author Makoto Fujimura and pastor and author Tish Harrison Warren. Leading our DigDeeper Retreat and three unique main conference breakout sessions will be Marilyn McEntyre (author and teacher). Additional breakout sessions feature: Jeff Crosby (Publisher of InterVarsity Press), Natasha Sistrunk Robinson (author), Sarah Arthur (author), Kaitlin Curtice (author), Isaac Anderson (author),  Chuck DeGroat (author and seminary professor), Kathryn Helmers (literary agent), Lyn Cryderman (book consultant, ghost writer, and former Managing Director of Zondervan and Christianity Today), and Brian Allain  (owner of Writing for Your Life, presenting on indie publishing).  You can learn more about each speaker through the links below.

Early-bird tuition (through April 20) for the main conference is $299 and includes all General Sessions and Breakout Seminars, lunches, refreshments, one-on-one meetings, and an open-mic session. Regular price registration is $329 (April 21 and thereafter).

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Earlier Event: April 27
Literature For Your S.O.U.L.
Later Event: September 26
Apprentice Gathering