Tag Archives: Spring

President’s Corner

Maxine Marsolini
OCW President

Quotes Add Value by Maxine Marsolini, OCW President Why do you write? “Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers”—Isaac Asimov. I could have begun by expressing my thoughts to answer the question. But to strengthen my work, and yours, a good quote will add value. Asimov’s words are simple, brilliant, and set the tone for what follows. I …

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Spring Workshop Opportunities

Marilyn Rhoads
OCW Program Coordinator

A. “Focus Your Stories: ‘If You Aim at Nothing, You’ll Hit It Every Time’” will be presented by Bob Welch. Writers sometimes allow life to happen to them. You lope along with no real plan as to where you’re headed. Learn a number of options for how to keep from wandering away from your story’s trail. Focus, plan, and examine …

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God Keeps Faith Forever

Lindy Swanson

by Lindy Swanson, OCW Prayer Team Member “ How blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord his God, who made heaven and earth, the sea and all that is in them; who keeps faith forever” (Psalm 146:5–6 nasb, italics added for emphasis). Our hope anchors in our relationship with God, the …

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Spring Conference Review

Susan Maas

by Susan Maas, OCW Secretary “What experience did you want by coming here?” keynoter Jane Kirkpatrick asked attendees of the May one-day conference in Eugene. “And what are the barriers put up to keep you from having that experience?” Just as a novelist gives a character desire and then difficulties in reaching that desire, so we face those same challenges …

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Spring 2014 Conference Registration

Jane Kirkpatrick2

Registration is now open for the Spring 2014 One-Day conference! “Writing Out of Abundance” Oregon Christian Writers Spring One-Day Conference Northwest Christian University, 828 E. 11th, Eugene, OR 97401 Saturday, May 17, 2014 ~8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. “You brought us to a place of abundance.” Psalm 66:12 (NIV) Click HERE for the Conference Schedule Click HERE to register online  Click HERE to register offline Driving Directions to the …

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