Register now for the

The Well 2023

Conference for Creatives and Film Festival


April 20-22, 2023
Fair Haven Church
Hudsonville, MI

Hope 2 Opportunities

Bob Hostetler

Bob is an Award-Winning Author, Literary Agent, and International Speaker.

The Well is excited to announce our 2023 Keynote Speakers!

Tammy Whitehurst

Tammy is the Christian Communicator’s Conference Director, as well as a speaker and Author

Our 2023 Theme for the Well Conference is


Hope 2 Opportunities

Hope to Opportunities

2023 Breakout Sessions

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In addition to our incredible keynote speakers, anointed worship, and uplifting devotionals, prepare to be equipped in our breakout sessions and workshops for creatives. 

We have breakout sessions for writers, speakers, artists, actors, and filmmakers, as well as self care, publishing, and marketing sessions. 

We’re here to refresh and equip you to use your gift for the Kingdom of God.

The Well Conference Bookstore

Shop at the Bookstore

Our bookstore at the Well Conference is stocked with the books, artwork, films, and other resources from our speakers and attendees alike. You’ll find a great assortment of uplifting books, as well as original artwork, handcrafted jewelry, and more great resources from The Well. 

At the conference, the bookstore will be located in the foyer. 

(types of payment accepted…)

Sell at the Bookstore

Carol Graft Bookstore ManagerAll attendees and faculty of The Well are welcome to sell their books, media material and art in our bookstore. This is a great opportunity to get your work noticed and purchased.

We are pleased to announce that Carol Graft will be the bookstore manager. Carol has a lot of librarian experience plus loves to read! Carol is a writer herself and knows the beauty of being creative and blessing others with the gifts God has given.

If you are interested in selling your items in our bookstore, please fill out the form below. There will be a 20% fee paid to The Well for all that is sold.

A Call for Volunteers

If any of this sounds like you, we’d love to have you share your gifts by volunteering at The Well.

Our volunteers not only impact the lives of attendees, but they have a lot of fun too! If you’d like to be closer to the heart of our ministry to creatives, we invite you to join our volunteer team.

All registered volunteers will receive free registration to Thursday’s Pre-conference sessions and complimentary meals. To receive more information (and to introduce yourself) please complete the below form.

We’re excited to learn more about you!

A call for volunteers at the well conference

Meet with

Agents and Acquisition Editors

All attendees have the opportunity to meet for 15-minutes with agents and acquisition editors (and actually any faculty) to talk about their projects or ask questions.

Click here to read more about the Agents and Acquisition editors who will be present to meet with at the well. 

Talk with Agents, Acquisitions editors and more at the Well
Photo Credit: Indirah Michmerhuizen with Family LIFE Photography

Get Invovled


We want to see YOU at the Well, where you'll be equipped, networked and refreshed. Join us for encouraging keynotes, anointed worship, and great sessions.


Help us make this year the best year yet at the Well. Your sponsorships help us continue to encourage and equip Christian creatives to impact the world with us.


Help us get the word out about the Well Conference. Here are printable flyers, social media posts, and other tools to help you share the Well with your church and social circle.


Join us in praying for our conference, our attendees, our speakers, and our sponsors. We want to make an impact in this world and in the Kingdom of God. Will you partner with us?

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Professional Headshots

with Family LIFE Photography

Indirah Michmerhuizen with Family LIFE Photography will be on site taking professional headshots at The Well Conference. If you would like to take advantage of this special offer, please select from the available 15 minute timeslots during registration at the conference.  Attendees will get 5 edited images and the cost will be $30.00. Payment is due at the time of your scheduled shoot, and is not included in the registration fee.

Indirah Michmerhuizen, Photographer
Indirah Michmerhuizen, Photographer

How Do I Register for the Well Conference?

Visit our registration page to register. You’ll be asked a few basic questions, and have the option to sign up for Pre-Conference Sessions and Meals at the well for an extra fee. 

If you have a discount coupon or a gift certificate, enter it at the checkout page, and it will apply the amount then.

What Past Well Attendees Say

The Well is an conference that’s a must for Christian creatives of all kinds! I felt there excited, encouraged, and equipped! I can’t wait until it’s time for the Well 2022

Lisa Lewis Koster
Writer & Bible Teacher, Speaker

A wonderful experience for creatives of all sorts. Inspiring. Connections made here will go far!

2021 Well Conference Attendee

If you are an author, speaker, artist, actor or other creative person, I encourage you to come to the Well to be refreshed and find community with like minded people. You will be equipped to go out and continue to shine your light for Him.

Amy Joob
Speaker, Writer, and Podcaster

A Christian Writer’s Conference that built my faith and affirmed my talent!

K. Van Dyke
Non-Fiction Writer

I came hoping for one nugget of insight and maybe a meaningful connection. My expectation was over matched within an hour of the start. All the rest was icing on a great cake!

Cheri Fields
Editor and Writer

I had no idea how thirsty I was until I came to The Well. Being with other creatives and worshipping and learning together.


Our Wonderful Sponsors

Click to learn more about our sponsors

Where to Stay

There are a large number of hotels in the area for you to stay at. 

We’ve blocked off rooms at the Holiday Inn Express in Grandville just for Well Attendees, and we’ve listed some other accommodations that you might find helpful too.

Are you coming to the Well with a group?

We welcome groups of all sizes

Do you have a church or community group that wants to attend the Well together? 

We’d love to have you!

Information on Group Rates

We have special group pricing. Buy 3 full price registrations, and get 2 free! 

Photos from the Well Conference for Christian Creatives

Invite more attendees

We have a dedicated page with printable and shareable flyers, postcards, and information sheets you can use to invite members of your church or community group to the Well.