Join Us

Bronze Member

Benefits:

Member FAQs for beginning editors

20% discount on The Chicago Manual of Style online subscription

Monthly e-newsletter

Option to join PEN Prayer loop

Access to private PEN member Facebook group

10% discount on courses through The PEN Institute

20% discount on PENCON registration

Membership graphics for website or business cards

Requirements:

New, aspiring, or established Christian editor or proofreader

Agreement with our Statement of Faith

$30 annual fee

Silver Member

Benefits:

Includes all Bronze benefits, with greater discounts for The PEN Institute and PENCON:

15% discount on courses through The PEN Institute

25% discount on PENCON registration

Plus:

Email loop with fellow members ←TOP BENEFIT

Member name and website link on the Silver Members page

30% discount on PerfectIt annual software license

Opportunities to advertise with and write blog posts for PEN

Option to apply for paid teaching position at The PEN Institute

Requirements:

New, aspiring, or established Christian editor or proofreader

Agreement with our Statement of Faith

$60 annual fee

Current Bronze members may pay $30 to upgrade their existing Bronze membership or pay $60 to begin a new annual Silver membership.

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Gold Member

Benefits:

Includes all applicable Silver and Bronze benefits, with greater discounts for The PEN Institute and PENCON:

20% discount on courses through The PEN Institute

30% discount on PENCON registration

Plus:

CEC membership included

CEC members private email loop

Bio and headshot on PEN Gold Members page

Announcement in PEN e-newsletter when Gold level is achieved

Requirements:

At least two years of paid editing experience

At least one successful editing test from Christian Editor Connection ($20 per test: apply for a test here)

Agreement with our Statement of Faith

$90 annual fee (includes CEC membership, a $50 value)

Current Silver members may pay $30 to upgrade their existing Silver membership or pay full $90 fee to begin a new annual Gold membership.

Current CEC members may pay $40 to become a Gold member immediately. Full amount of $90 will be due upon renewal.

Membership is at the discretion of Christian Editors Association and is nonrefundable.
If you are not ready to be a member yet but want to hear about specials and events, contact us to join our mailing list. We’d love to stay in touch with you.