As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace.” – 1 Peter 4:10

Christian Writers Workshop & Kickoff 2019

Christian Writers Workshop Kickoff 
Saturday, January 26, 2019 | 9:00 am – Noon
Cost: Adults $20, Students $5
Location: The Venue at First Woodway Baptist Church

Our featured guest speaker this year is Jonathan Pitts, author and speaker, who will share about: Writing from the Heart – Finding Motivation in Story, Authenticity and Vulnerability. Jonathan is Executive Pastor at Church of the City in Franklin, Tennessee. Prior to pastoring, he was Executive Director at The Urban Alternative, the national ministry of Dr. Tony Evans in Dallas, Texas.

Jonathan and his wife, Wynter, (who passed away in July 2018) have four daughters. Together, Jonathan and Wynter co-authored the book, “She is Yours” and published the on-going magazine, “For Girls Like You” which he oversees today as a continuation of her legacy. Cost for the one day event is $20 for adults and $5 for students. Tickets are required and may be purchased here or by calling the church office at 254-772-9696.

Christian Writers Workshop (Meets Weekly)
Every Wednesday Evening starting January 16 for 11 weeks | 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Led By: Reita Hawthorne
Cost:  Free
Location: Room TBA at First Woodway Baptist Church
Christian Writers Workshop is dedicated to bringing you great speakers from the front lines of today’s writers’ market. They come fully prepared to discuss writing techniques, style, what editors want, and how to communicate a Christian worldview in today’s marketplace. During the eleven Wednesday evening sessions of 2019, you will hear award-winning authors and speakers sharing their secrets to writing the winning poem, novel, memoir, or article as well as you will have the opportunity to share your own writings with others. Speaker sessions begin at 6:00 pm and conclude at 7:00 pm; however, discussion and editing groups may continue afterwards. Be sure to take advantage of all the wonderful resources CWW 2019 offers! Click here to see a schedule. For questions, please contact Tracy at