Elaine McAllister Writing & Speaking

Writers Organizations, Workshops and Conferences:

Member of Heart of America Christian Writer’s Network, Overland Park, KS

Member of Proverbs 31 Ministries Compel Training for Writers



Past Member of American Christian Writers, Nashville, TN

Attended Emerging Writers’ Workshop, Woodland Park, CO

Attended American Christian Writers’ Conference, Oklahoma City, OK

Attended Word Fest, McPherson, KS

Attended Embrace the Call Conference, HACWN, Overland Park, KS

Attended Playing With Words Workshop, Wichita, KS

Published Articles– Central Christian College’s Bulletin (magazine):

Geneva Bible: A Treasured Heirloom; All American Preacher’s Daughter…; A Life-Long Tradition; Two Shorts Make a Long List of Contributions; Alum/Board Member Inducted into Academe’; New Leadership for Excel Degree Completion; God Bless the U.S.A.; A Life of Servant Leadership; Student Spotlight; Mrs. United Nations; From Budapest to Briner: Doctoral Candidate Studies at CCC; Central Laid the Foundation for this Builder; A Chaplain to Chaplains

Published Articles – McPherson Sentinel (newspaper):

Hungarian Administrator Studies at CCC; Central Christian Gets Good Grades; CCC Prof Plans Run for Senate Seat; Building the New Hope Family; As Mac Woman Wakes Her Kids…; Donations Sought for Phone Cards for Soldiers; New Hope Evangelical Church; A Church on the Move

Published Columns – McPherson Weekly News (newspaper):

Fun Food Ideas Kids Will Love, and Activities Kids Will Love, and Activities for the Road Create Memorable Vacations 

Published Books and Academic Papers:

Tiger Tributes 2001; Tiger Tributes 2002; Reaching the Consistent Constituency: A Study in Alumni Relations; Tiger Tributes 2003; Celebrating Grandparenting: Ideas, Resources, & More

Presentations Given:

Reaching the Consistent Constituency: A Study in Alumni Relations

Falling into Fellowship: Great is Thy Faithfulness

Celebrating Grandparenting

Editorial Experience:

Central Christian College’s academic catalog; Central Christian College’s alumni magazine, Bulletin; McPherson Friends Church newsletter; Leading Your Family to Water (2nd printing) by J. B. Keil (ISBN#9781591608455); New Hope Evangelical Church newsletter, The Voice; Self-Study Report for Continued Accreditation (co-editor); First Presbyterian Church newsletter The Corner News; Untitled book by LV (project currently underway)

Nominations, Awards, and Special Recognition:

Celebrating Grandparenting’s Advent Angels & Gram Camp award-winning feature on Grandma’s Cookie Jar website/blog by Lynda Freeman