Redeeming the American Media

A 2-year apprenticeship program for writers who are called and gifted to use the American media for the glory of God.

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Twelve students per year will be invited into our full-time, intensive, on-site program in Zanesville, Ohio.

Aspiring novelists, bloggers, social media influencers, YouTubers, and podcasters who are sold out for Jesus will learn the skills and tools they need to transform our media for the Kingdom of God.


Friends & Supporters

This mission will be 100% self-sustaining and tuition-funded in 2023.  Until that time, we’re asking the community of believers to pray for this mission, to give financially, and to share this mission with others.

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We are actively developing this mission. Watch our news section for new information, events, resources, and progress reports.

2020 In Review

2020 In Review

2020 is behind us, and what an interesting year it was! In the early days of 2020, the Lord gave me six specific areas to focus our efforts on in the next year. I drew a chart of these focus areas on the whiteboard in my office and kept it there for the next 12...

Author Interview: Shannon Upton

Author Interview: Shannon Upton

Shannon Upton is a multi-modal author, she has a lot of irons in the fire. In addition to her six books on the market, she also uses her gifts as a speaker and coach. Years ago, as the Lord walked Shannon through postpartum anxiety, He began to reveal this call on her...

What Makes SOKW So Special?

What Makes SOKW So Special?

This isn’t just a secular creative writing program with a Christian gloss. This is a radically new and effective way to teach creative writing. We are not just teaching students how to write. We are teaching students how to successfully pursue a writing career. We are...

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35 S. 4th St., Zanesville, OH 43701