Christa Parrish

Christa Parrish

Award Winning Contemporary Fiction Author

Christa Parrish is the award winning-author of five novels, including the ECPA Book of the Year for Fiction, Watch Over Me (Bethany House, 2009), the Christy Award winner for contemporary stand-alone novel, Stones For Bread (Thomas Nelson, 2013), and Still Life (Thomas Nelson, 2015), which received the Christianity Today Book Award of Merit for fiction. Christa and her husband, pastor and author Chris Coppernoll, live in Upstate New York and co-labor in their two-year-old church plant, The Mission Community Church. They have four children in their blended family. Christa is also creative director of The Mission Community Church and a homeschool mom. She is currently at work on her sixth novel.

Connect with Christa Parrish on her Website: ChristaParrish.com

 

How to Write With Children at Home

Finding time to write while raising children can be difficult, and the challenges change as your kids grow and change. Novelist and homeschooling mama of three Christa Parrish facilitates a conversation with other writers/parents on how to write whilst raising kids. Join us for the sharing of questions, ideas and prayer.

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Writing Fiction as Worship

It is easy to see how non-fiction – writing testimonies, devotionals or Bible studies, or Spiritual Life books – are an act of worship. But how does crafting fiction, words that many view as inherently untrue or a form of escapism, become an act of worship? In this workshop, we’ll explore the idea that authentic […]

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