I Get It Now

I Get It Now

There’s something that changes when you see it for yourself. There’s a new sense in which we say “I get it now.” I’ve had many experiences like this in my life. The first time I walked into Neyland Stadium and witnessed over 100,000 fans cheering for the Tennessee Vols. The first time I walked the streets of Rome and really understood just how young America is. The first time I helped lead a friend to a relationship with Jesus. And it happened again, earlier this year at Orange Conference.... Read More
Making the Church Irresistible Again

Making the Church Irresistible Again

Once upon a time there was a version of our faith so dynamic it captured the attention and eventually the heart of the very empire responsible for crucifying our Lord. Once upon a time the church was irresistible. I believe the church can be irresistible again. I’m convinced that much of what makes the average church so resistible are the very things the church must resist. I’ve committed my life to helping the church and church leaders recapture irresistible. For that reason I’m launching a... Read More
Frequently Asked Questions from OC17!

Frequently Asked Questions from OC17!

What an amazing experience at Orange Conference 2017! OC17 hosted 7,150 people from 1,910 churches, across 49 states and 22 countries. OC17 brought together 62 denominations with the largest group internationally from Norway, and the largest group domestically from our home state of Georgia. Rethink Leadership added another 470 people to our number from 350 churches. This brought a final overall attendance to 7,620 from 2,260 churches. What a blessing to call all of you NEIGHBORS! With an... Read More
WIN TICKETS TO OC17 or RL17! Tell Us How You Are For Your Neighbors

WIN TICKETS TO OC17 or RL17! Tell Us How You Are For Your Neighbors

If we are for the Gospel, for the church and for the next generation then we probably need to be for our neighbors. You may be asking yourself what that really means or how that might look in your community? Well, to us that means . . . Your church is a place where people in the community can build friendships. Your church is a safe place for kids to talk about important stuff. Your church actually helps when something goes wrong in your community. Your church can help any family win at being... Read More
Sights, Sounds and Eats Around Orange Conference 2017

Sights, Sounds and Eats Around Orange Conference 2017

Whether you live here in Hotlanta or will just be visiting for The Orange Conference, there are never a shortage of fun things to do and fantastic places to eat. We’ve been told that many organizations use our event as a team-building experience. So, if that’s your group or you’re just flying solo, plan on spending a little extra time in our Southern hub, where the hospitality is free and the tea is always sweet. It’s a great place to explore! Here are a few of our favorite suggestions: Near... Read More