The theme this year is “My Spiritual Hero.” They are looking for 1,200–1,500 words about your spiritual hero: a Bible character (other than Jesus), well-known ministry leader, pastor, family member, or personal friend or mentor. Small cash awards for first, second, and third place as well as publishing your article in their magazine. Entry deadline is August 15, 2024. See entry specifics here:


Interesting side note: Michelle Adserias, who is the editor of this Today’s Christian Living, is on the faculty of the summer conference.