Saturday, October 21, 2017

2017 Winners of Storming the Short Story Contest

FAITH LIKE A MUSTARD SEED

Congratulations to our winners!

Contemporary Category

Winner
TALIA
Linda Street-Ely

Runner-up
PRIDE, PREJUDICE, & PITBULLS
Nancy Kimball

Speculative Category

Winner
JUST LIKE THAT
Susan Lyttek

Runner-up
WIZZEL
Sarah Bennett

Young Adult/Middle Grade Category

Winner
DON'T PASS ME BY
Linda Sammaritan

Runner-Up
THOMAS AND THE MAGIC GOLD DUST
Steve Hooley

All finalists will be published in our Faith Like A Mustard Seed Anthology coming in May 2018.

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. Registration closed.


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)


Registration closed.