Sending out a Christian Wave upon a Secular Sea

Mavian Arocha-Rowe to speak to the CAG

Mavian Arocha-Rowe to speak to CAG at June 5 meeting

Mavian Arocha-Rowe     Mavian Arocha-Rowe is known as an asset to the business and communications industry. She is the founder and Editor-in Chief for for CHISPA Magazine.
      Mavian is motivating, coaching, and advocating “your authenticity should be your strategy,” for all women, regardless of their season and roles. Her chispa is evident within all she does, including her clients like Organic Spa Magazine, PINK, and Pevonia who enjoy the fruits of her labor.
     Aside from leading editorial teams, Mavian specializes in building her clients’ business via social media, digital marketing, public relations efforts, and more. She also guarantees each marketing effort is aligned with vision, mission, ambition, and brand strategy. She has served as editor-in-chief for five publications, and for the past 15 years, has directed multiple marketing departments as creative director and brand manager.
     What supersedes all of these great accomplishments and past career endeavors is Mavian Arocha-Rowe’s new role as wife and mother living in Atlanta. She has a vibrant, warm, and giving soul and is busy working on the formula for balance: wife, mother, daughter, sister, mompreneur, marketer, business coach, cook, writer, interior decorator, and the list goes on.
     Challenging herself to discover and bravely pursue the calling for her life, Arocha-Rowe hopes throughout this journey she helps other women, and businesswomen discover and pursue their life’s assignment.
     Mavian Arocha-Rowe will e the CAG’s guest speaker at the June 5, 2017 meeting at 7 PM at the Prayer & Praise Christian Fellowship, 6409 Bells Ferry Rd., Woodstock, GA 30189

Happy Birthday CAG!!!

Happy Birthday CAG!!!

1-044From it’s humble beginnings in April of 2000, over 400 aspiring writers have invested their time honing their writing talents. We salute them for heeding God’s calling and for  “casting a Christian wave upon a secular sea.”

If you want to be a part of this 17-year young writers group, we welcome you to attend any of our monthly meetings and see what we are all about. Better yet, plan now to attend our special annual Coffee & Quill Mini Writers Conference on Saturday morning, April 29, from 9 AM – 1 PM (registration opens at 8:30 AM). Learn about the CAG from people who know while also enjoy some light breakfast goodies and two great speaker presentations. All free too.

Membership in the Christian Authors Guild is only $30 for 2017 and can be paid at any meeting or on-line via PAYMENT tab above.


Coffee & Quill Mini Writers Conference set for Saturday April 29

The 11th annual Coffee & Quill Mini Writers Conference is set for April 29, 9 AM – 1 PM

Final final CQ Flier April 29, 2017Two great class sessions,  a bookstore, continental breakfast, and a boatload  of writer synergy await all attendees. And perhaps the best part…it’s admission is FREE.

    Have you ever considered writing devotionals?

Patricia Holbrook

Patricia Holbrook

Patricia Holbrook, author and columnist for the Atlanta Journal’s Faith & Values weekly section will show you how to write devotionals that pop and linger in the reader’s heart.

Denise Roberts

Denise Roberts

Wonder what’s the buzz about Memes?

Speaker/Teacher Denise Roberts will show you how you can create beautiful impacting memes (pronounced “meems”) that will have your readers wanting more.


“Coffee & Quill is my favorite mini Conference.”

Coffee & Quill  registration table opens at 8:30 AM. The opening session begins at 9 AM and breakfast items are available then too. The bookstore is at various times throughout the morning and early afternoon. The conference is over by 1 PM.

The Coffee & Quill Mini Conference is held at Prayer & Praise Christian Fellowship, 6409 Bells Ferry Rd., Woodstock, GA 30189. The entrance for the conference is at the rear of the church and no steps are required. Ample parking is available.

No advance reservations are needed. Registration opens at 8:30 AM


Dues Due: April 29 is final date to renew CAG Member Dues to be included in the CAG 2017 Directory

Paypal VerifiedCAG dues of $30 are now being accepted for the entire 2017 year. See “Payments” tab at top of page.

Payment may be made on the “Payments” tab at top of home page or by mailing check to P. O. Box 2673, Woodstock, GA 30188


R Logo 5Plan now to attend the 2017 Atlanta Christian Writers Retreat set for August 18-20.  

Details coming along with an Early Bird discount price!

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