Looking for ways to sharpen your writing skills? The Upper Room magazine editors speak at a variety of Christian writers' conferences each year. You are welcome to register for any of those conferences to reap all the benefits of a Christian writers' conference—among which are classes on how to write for The Upper Room.
Here is a list of 2019 conferences (detailed descriptions to come).
Florida Christian Writers Conference – Leesburg, Florida – March 6-10, 2019
Blue Lake Christian Writers Retreat – Andalusia, Alabama – March 27-30, 2019
Wordsowers Christian Writers Conference – Omaha, Nebraska – April 26-27, 2019
Colorado Christian Writers Conference – Estes Park, Colorado – May 15-18, 2019
SoCal Christian Writers Conference – Fullerton, California – June 20-23, 2019
Oregon Christian Writers Conference – Portland, Oregon – Aug 12-15, 2019
Detailed Course Descriptions
Florida Christian Writers Conference
March 6-10, 2019
Lake Yale Baptist Conference Center, Leesburg, F
Eva Marie Everson & Mark T. Hancock, Directors
Florida Christian Writers Conference offers writers from teens to seniors the opportunity to interact with editors, agents, professional writers, and readers—offering workshops and continuing classes in a wide array of creative categories.
The Upper Room Associate Editor Susan King will teach a three-hour workshop on writing and publishing meditations for daily devotional magazines, and a one-hour workshop on writing poetry. She will also meet with writers interested in writing for the magazine.
Blue Lake Christian Writers Retreat
March 27-30, 2018
Blue Lake Campground, Andalusia, Alabama
Marilyn Turk – Director – Marilyn Turk
Blue Lake Christian Writers Retreat is a special opportunity for aspiring or experienced writers to receive quality instruction from writing professionals in a quiet, retreat-type environment. The retreat offers instruction in writing fiction and nonfiction during morning continuing classes and afternoon workshops. In addition, attendees will be motivated by inspirational speakers and stirring praise and worship by singer/songwriter Lynn DeShazo. All food and lodging is included in the very economical fee.
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At this conference, The Upper Room associate editor Susan King will be teaching a continuing class, How to Become a Best-selling Author Writing Devotionals and Articles which will focus on analyzing magazine markets and writing and marketing non-fiction devotionals and feature articles. She will also be teaching a workshop on polishing an author’s writing style for any genre.
Check back for more detailed information about 2019 conferences featuring The Upper Room editors.
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