The Press Service International “international” young writers are again advancing as 2020 is well under way.
The international young writers are from
There are - 11 in the 18-30 age group - and - 7 in the Over 31s group.
The coordinator, the person who sends the reminders is Josh Robbie from South Africa, he followed Crystelda Naidoo in 2020.
The editor is Mussita Ng from Wellington NZ is having her third baby in Cycle 5 and she is being replaced at that time.
There is a roster for each of these international young writers to write a 1-2 line Overview while uploading to the International young writer page.
Who is who
There are several Ministers, a medical doctor, a number of theologians, a few missionaries, pastors, several university students, office administrators, homemakers, intellectuals, youth leaders, professionals …. a terrific bunch.
Basil Sellers Awards – Internationals
2015 - Genevieve Wilson (Canada), Paul Lewis (West Indies
2016 - Andrew Sinclair (New Zealand)
2017 - Sharma Taylor (West Indies)
2018 - Jason LaLone (USA), Stacy Ann-Smith (West Indies)
Over 31s – Kandima Awendila (Mozambique)
2019 - Daniel Thomas (West Indies)
Over 31s – Paul Lewis (West Indies)
The people marking the Internationals are as follows
Internationals 18-30 years
Tony di Kevitt
Internationals Over 31s
Dr Mark Tronson is a Baptist minister (retired) who served as the Australian cricket team chaplain for 17 years (2000 ret) and established Life After Cricket in 2001. He was recognised by the Olympic Ministry Medal in 2009 presented by Carl Lewis Olympian of the Century. He mentors young writers and has written 24 books, and enjoys writing. He is married to Delma, with four adult children and grand-children. Dr Tronson writes a daily article for Christian Today Australia (since 2008) and in November 2016 established Christian Today New Zealand. Dr Mark Tronson’s Press Service International in 2019 was awarded the Australasian Religious Press Association’s premier award, The Gutenberg. In September 2020 Summer Moore presented her commission portrait of Dr Mark Tronson holding the Gutenberg plaque. The above photo is the upper part from this portrait.
Mark Tronson's archive of articles can be viewed at: http://www.pressserviceinternational.org/mark-tronson.html