The following are benefits given to members of the Fellowship of Christian Poets. We hope that you will join us in this worldwide Christian ministry.
Guaranteed Acceptance . . . Members are guaranteed publication of 52 poems per year, one per week, in the Library of Poetic Expression (all poems are subject to editorial review for acceptance and may be rejected with a request to edit existing submission or to resubmit a new poem). Poets may also submit one poem per contest in addition to the one per week allotment..
All Members must follow published guidelines for submitting poetry as shown on the FOCP web-site.
New Poetry Monthly Showcase . . . Each month, memberís poetry will be showcased in a special "easy to find" clickable file that can be viewed separately from the library.
Anthologies . . . Members' poems will automatically be accepted in any Anthology published by FOCP (the right to request either the revision of original poem or the submission of a different poem for inclusion in anthologies is reserved by editors or founders of this Fellowship as stipulated in our guidelines.)
Unlimited Web-Site Access . . . Free access to the FOCP website activities and features such as Special Workshops, Bulletin Boards, Chat Rooms, Electronic Greeting Cards, Newsletter, Library, Anthologies, etc.
Special Discounts . . .
Members will receive a 50% discount off the cost of production for the "Poet's Profile"--photo, 10 poems and brief bio--(to remain on the web-site, without additional cost until Jesus comes).
Free Link . . . Members with websites that are filled with 75% or more of Christian poetry are eligible for a link to the FOCP site (other qualifications may exist depending upon a website review by the founders).
Special Updates . . . Members will be kept informed via special updates from time to time.