How to write for Portals?
Portals of Prayer has a rich history of presenting thoughtful content steeped in biblical truths. As depicted in the Anatomy of a Portals of Prayer Devotion below, each daily devotion features several key components, namely, a Scripture reading and Psalm, a key Bible verse taken from the Scripture reading, a devotion, and a brief sentence prayer. This simple yet effective structure connects with readers from varying walks of life and spiritual background who appreciate to-the-point devotions. Published in the pocket size, digest size, and a large-print edition, Portals of Prayer is ideal for personal devotions as well as use in meetings or launching Bible studies.
Should you be interested in writing for Portals of Prayer, please proceed with the following steps:
- Download our Guidelines-Sample Portfolio, in which you’ll find instructions on how to compile your devotion portfolio for submission, information on our author assignment schedule, the current deadline for submission, essential elements to include in your submission, and our biblical criteria.
- Download our Guidelines-Standards, in which you’ll find the nitty-gritty of what we’re looking for in a great submission. Here you’ll find information on the writing process as well as technical matters such as electronic file type, style notes, how to submit your documents, use of quoted material, and proper documentation.
- Download and complete our Potential Writer Profile, in which you are asked for some basic personal information, such as name, contact info, education, religious background, and professional references.
Once you’ve reviewed the guidelines, complete your portfolio and writer profile and send your material to firstname.lastname@example.org. We appreciate your interest in Portals of Prayer and look forward to receiving your submission!