Evening everyone, hope you’re all fabulous
A reminder that if you are coming to Greenbelt we will be having a MediaNet meet-up with a 3rd birthday cake. It will be on Saturday afternoon (25th August) at 2.30pm in The Upper Room (which is part of The Jesus Arms!) It's a great chance to meet up with colleagues from around the country, so please come and join us. And please tell other media-types you may know. If you are going to be at Greenbelt please drop Andrew a line by clicking here. Thank you :)
I Will Tell Film Festival
The 7th I Will Tell International Film Festival is just 2 weeks away from opening night! This year their theme is LIVE YOUR DREAM and they are inviting you to join them to do just that over 11 nights with award-winning films to thrill and inspire you.â¨â¨ Each film is followed by an open post-screening discussion or Q&A with the filmmakers. Tehre are also coaching and practical workshops to help give you the tools to live your dream and a Live Your Dream seminar on the final weekend with David Shosanya. â¨Tickets start from just £5 and you can book online here
MediaNet member Jenny Lee has written a blog article on theMediaNet all about living your dream here
CBC Media Awards
The CBC Media Awards 2012 are fast approaching and the deadline for final applications is around the corner. They’ve extended it by one week to 27th August. If you have a radio, TV or non broadcast entry, check out the categories and apply online http://www.cbcmediaawards.org/
Christian New Media Awards
The 6th Annual UK Christian New Media Awards will take place on 19th October 2012. Whether you are a blogger, run a church, charity or business website there’s a category for you. For me info and to apply, check out their website
If you’re missing the Olympics, why not listen to this Premier interview with Julia Immonen, a Christian working at Sky who was part of the first female crew of 5 to row the Atlantic! Their epic journey raised funds to stop human trafficking. No toilets, Christmas at sea and nudity to prevent chaffing were all painful realities. Listen here to see how her faith strengthened through the trials.
International development charity Christian Aid is looking for an editor to cover a one-year maternity contract. More information on how to apply can be found here: christianaid.org.uk/aboutus/jobs/ukandireland/editor_327_job.aspx
There is also a vacancy for a digital content editor - please email Caroline Atkinson (email@example.com) to express interest.
Have you got something coming up that you’d like us to know about? Are you working on a project that you could share with the group? Is there an exciting event you’ve heard about? Know of any job vacancies we could circulate? Have you got any prayer requests or answers to prayer?
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Hope you all have a wonderful rest of the week
theMediaNet Development Worker