Saturday, July 22, 2017

Join Us at Our 2017 Mini-Conference

ACFW, The Woodlands chapter is preparing for its second annual mini-conference in Houston on Saturday, October 21, 2017.

Bayou City Christian Writers Conference 2017

We have renamed our conference to Bayou City Christian Writers Conference to reflect the history of our area. Register soon; rates increase after September 30, 2017.

DiAnn Mills
This year,  DiAnn Mills will present an all-day workshop entitled "Author's Road Map: A Writer's Guide to Building a Social Media Platform." She will cover many topics, including:

  • brand development,
  • websites,
  • Facebook,
  • Twitter,
  • hashtags,
  • memes,
  • street teams, and
  • social media scheduling.
The conference will be held at the following location:

Bammel Church of Christ
Ministry Building
2700 Cypress Creek Parkway
Houston, TX
October 21, 2017
9 a.m. -- 5 p.m.


DiAnn Mills is a bestselling author who believes her readers should expect an adventure. She combines unforgettable characters with unpredictable plots to create action-packed, suspense-filled novels.

Her titles have appeared on the CBA and ECPA bestseller lists; won two Christy Awards; and been finalists for the RITA, Daphne Du Maurier, Inspirational Readers’ Choice, and Carol award contests. Library Journal presented her with a Best Books 2014: Genre Fiction award in the Christian Fiction category for Firewall.

Don't miss this excellent opportunity to master social media.

ACFW member's regular price: $35
Non-member price: $45
Student price: $25
Parent/driver price: $15
Price at the door: $50 (no exceptions)


Saturday, April 8, 2017

Start Writing for Storming the Short Story Contest 2017

Start writing, and win a publishing credit.

ACFW, The Woodlands and ACFW, Houston are co-sponsoring this year's Storming the Short Story Contest.

The theme this year is "Faith Like a Mustard Seed." For the rules and regulations, please see our 2017 Short Story Contest page.

You've got this! 

Sit down and write a new story, or get that old story out of the drawer. Polish your work, and enter the contest when submissions open on July 1, 2017.

I Would like to Be a Judge

Hurray! Volunteer to be a judge by contacting