To become a member pick up a membership application from Teena Myers at any meeting or request one by email firstname.lastname@example.org and pay the dues at any Southern Christian Writers meeting.
SCW accepts out-of-state members. If you live over 25 miles from the current meeting place (Gospel Bookstore Westside Shopping Center, 91 Westbank Expressway, Gretna, LA 70053) email a bio and head shot to email@example.com and mail the membership fee to Southern Christian Writers, c/o Teena Myers 249 Jeffer Dr., Westwego LA 70094.
Membership Dues are pro-rated by the number of remaining months as follows:
January $50 / February $45 / March $40 / April $35 / May $30 / June $25 / July $20 / August $15 / September $10 / October $5
Members shall be eligible for the following privileges and benefits:
A member’s page on the SCW website to advertise their writing accomplishments, published works, website, social media and contact information.
Eligible to contribute articles to the website blog after approval by SCW Chairman.
Eligible to hold temporary positions as Members-At-Large on the Board of Directors.
Eligible to promote his/her work without charge at tables reserved by SCW at events, conferences, and festivals.
Eligible to have his/her writing critiqued privately by the Chairman of Southern Christian Writers.
Eligible for grants to attend writing events, conferences, and festivals.
Eligible for 10% discount at the Gospel Bookstore, Westside Shopping Center, 91 Westbank Expressway, Gretna. Must present valid membership card to receive the discount.
Members of Southern Christian Writers pay $59 for Joyful Life Publishings initial evaluation fee. A savings of $70 off the standard fee of $129.
Eligible for other rights, privileges, and benefits that may be provided from time to time by the consensus of the Board of Directors.