2017 young writers conference – plenaries on News Angles and Blogging

2017 young writers conference – plenaries on News Angles and Blogging

The 2017 Young Writers' Conference was held on the Sunshine Coast at the Alexandra Park Conference Centre with the key speakers Mark Furler on News Angels and John Lemmon on Blogging in a Christian context.

  • Cheryl McGrath 2017 Basil Sellers Young Writer Award winner

    Cheryl McGrath 2017 Basil Sellers Young Writer Award winner

    Melbourne's Cheryl McGrath is the celebrated winner of the 2017 Australian $1000 'Basil Sellers Young Writer' Award presented on Saturday at the annual young writer conference held on the Sunshine Coast at the Alexandra Park Conference Centre.

  • Footplate Padre – steam days out west

    Footplate Padre – steam days out west

    New South Wales Government Railways locomotive crews in the days of steam out the back blocks of the state such as at Nyngan Locomotive Depot - everyone worked together to get their trains over long difficult dusty destinations, especially in mid summer.

  • Country Town Tour philosophy a winner  

    Country Town Tour philosophy a winner  

    The Well-Being Australia 'Country Town Tour' program which has run since the mid eighties has often had long lead-up times as preparations need to be put in place such as youth programs, schools, service clubs, men's breakfasts and dinners and the like.

  •  Queensland young writers biting at the bit 

    Queensland young writers biting at the bit 

    Queensland based young writers are biting at the bit to be part of the 2017 young writer conference on the Sunshine Coast at the Alexandra Park Conference Centre at Alexandra Headland on Saturday 12 August.

  • Ethical dilemma for IS captured

    Ethical dilemma for IS captured

    News.com on Monday published an article relating to the capture of German citizen IS bride Linda Wenzel - who found her way to IS at 16 years of age - and the options relating to what happens next.  

  • Best article 'reviews' a hit

    Best article 'reviews' a hit

    The editors of the Press Service International young writer program with Christian Today met on 3 June at One Day in Melbourne - determined - every second week a previous 'top article' be reviewed - in the weekly young writer memo.

  •  Utility term - Flexible Use Asset

    Utility term - Flexible Use Asset

    Sometimes a terrific gem pops up in the media and you wonder why you weren't you the one to come up with such a catchy phrase. This is one that I found in my archive. News.com article on the RAAF's Multirole-Tanker is termed a “flexible use asset”. 

  • I had faith, and I was not healed

    I had faith, and I was not healed

    Reverend Michael Cocks editor of The Grounds of Faith based out of Christchurch New Zealand, writers - I have a friend who is a Pentecostal missionary in Brazil, and he conducts very large meetings where those present are invited to come up for the laying on of hands and for healing. 

  • Details of the young writers conference

    Details of the young writers conference

    The Press Service International young writer program in conjunction with Christian Today is set for Saturday, 12 August at the Alexandra Park Conference Centre at Alexandra Headland on the Sunshine Coast.

  • Missions and finances when overseas

    Missions and finances when overseas

    When the Patriot Act was passed in America as a result of 9/11, missionaries around the world found themselves in a perplexing situation. Monies passing through the US were inexplicitly stalled in an attempt to prevent radical Muslims from using the very financial system they were trying to destroy.

  •  Laguna Quays Respite – constant bookings

    Laguna Quays Respite – constant bookings

    The Whitsundays Laguna Quays Respite for missions has the joy of constant bookings by missionaries, pastors and those in ministry.

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