StillSpeaking Magazine continues award winning ways
Written by Staff Reports October 25, 2011
The UCC's StillSpeaking Magazine has
won yet another award in a string of accolades given for its first
two issues published in 2010. The Rev. Rebecca Bowman-Woods won the
Ohio chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists second place
prize for her article "Pastors
in Crisis: When Congregations Become Caregivers," in
the religious writing category. The award was given at an Oct. 22 ceremony held in Cleveland.
The article appeared in the Spring 2010
issue of StillSpeaking Magazine with photos and editing from the Rev.
Gregg Brekke and layout by Deborah Smith of Area C, the design division of The Shamrock Companies, in Westlake, Ohio.
"I couldn't be more pleased with the
critical reception StillSpeaking Magazine has received," said
Brekke, the UCC's news director and editor of StillSpeaking Magazine.
"It was wonderful to receive honors from our peers in religious
journalism, but for Rebecca and our publication to be recognized by
the Society of Professional Journalists is a testament to how
relevant the magazine is - even beyond the walls of the church."
Brekke noted that the Fall 2011 edition
of StillSpeaking Magazine is scheduled to begin shipping Nov. 1. The
upcoming issue's theme is community and focuses on the church's work
of building community and extending the notions of who belongs within the
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