Spring 2013

Spring 2013 Workshops

Marilyn Rhoads
OCW Program Coordinator

Spring Workshops: Searching for the Gold by Marilyn Rhoads, OCW Program Coordinator Sally Stuart will teach, “Query Letters: A Winning Sales Tool.” More and more publishers are requiring a query letter before they will look at a finished manuscript. Unless you know how to write this important sales letter, you will not be successful in the marketplace. This workshop will …

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President’s Corner

Maxine Marsolini
OCW President

The Weight of Descriptive Words by Maxine Marsolini, OCW President Living in the Pacific Northwest means befriending the rain. Many mornings, before heading out the door for a walk, I pull on rain pants, a waterproof jacket, and shoes meant to stay dry when the weather isn’t. I have no problem at all relating to Moses in Deuteronomy 32, where …

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Prayer Team

Eva Gibson

Words for the World by Eva Gibson, OCW Prayer Team Lord, shine Your glory out through us, your writers. Give us faith to believe and craft words that speak to the hearts of men, women, and children. Amen. God often reminds us that it is He who gives His Word that we might proclaim His message to our generation. Excerpts …

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Bylaws Suspension Vote


At the May conference the board will ask the membership for permission to operate for several months outside some of the parameters of the current bylaws. The issues we voted on at the March conference need to be incorporated into the bylaws, and the board feels this is a good time to look at some new ways of doing things. …

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