Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Sharpen Your Writing Skill

A workshop for Christian writers jointly organised by Scripture Union,
Asian Beacon and Kairos Research

Christians who want to be involved in the literature ministry in Malaysia are encouraged to attend.

Dates: Friday December 14th, 2007 (8.30am-6.30pm)
Saturday December 15th, 2007 (8.30am-12.45pm)
(Refreshments will be provided)

Venue: Petaling Jaya Gospel Hall, 1A, Jalan Gasing,
46000 Petaling Jaya

Trainer: Dr Andrew Clark

Fee: RM 100 for single participants
RM 300 for a group of 4 participants

Closing Date: November 30th, 2007

Dr Andrew Clark was educated at Cambridge and the London School of Theology. He has worked as a commissioning editor with Scripture Union England and Wales for 10 years. He previously served as a missionary in Hong Kong, where he was involved in church planting and teaching at seminaries. He was a member of OMF International for 15 years. Dr Clark’s wife, Pat, is Chinese and works as an interpreter. They have two sons, Stephen and Tim.

Topics that will be covered include:
· What makes a good article
· How to write material that is scriptural and relevant
· How to interpret the Bible: respecting literary genres, the importance of biblical context
· How to build bridges with today’s world
· How to begin and end well
· Working effectively with editors
· Common problems writers encounter

There will be opportunities to do some writing in small groups. There will also be a Q&A session.
Direct all enquiries to 03-7782 9592 or info@ su.org.my

2 comments:

Chen SH said...

Hey I am keen on that that writing workshop .. You know anyone else who is going? Cos there is a discount for a group of 4.

Dave Chang said...

OK Thats great! maybe if we can rope in 4 persons, get a bulk discount and everybody save enuff for mamak :)

Interested ones can contact me at hedonese at yahoo dot com