We've all been waiting. It's been six months since submissions opened for the Olympia. A panel of readers narrowed down the top three entries and then distinguished *industry professionals assessed and scored those excerpts to bring us to this moment.
The time has come and I am so very excited to announce to you that the winner of the 2014 Olympia is...
Jennifer Rodewald is passionate about the Word of God and the powerful vehicle of story. Four kids and her own personal superman make her home in southwestern Nebraska delightfully chaotic.
Aiming to live with boundless enthusiasm, her creed is vision, pursuit and excellence. Blessed with a robust curiosity, she loves to research. Whether she’s investigating the history of a given area, the biography of a Christian icon, or how nature declares the glory of God, her daily goal is to learn something new.
Jen lives in a lovely speck of a town where she watches with amazement while her children grow up way too fast, gardens, plays with her horses, and marvels at God’s mighty hand in everyday life.You can find her at thefreeslavesdevotion.com
ROSSLYN ELLIOTT--Author and 2011 COTT Laurel Award Winner