Building a Communication Strategy to Engage Every Parent

Building a Communication Strategy to Engage Every Parent

America is changing. (I’m sure you’ve noticed.) The days of a “majority” are coming to an end. Multiculturalism is stepping up to the mic to sing its song while monoculture is exiting stage left. I believe that God created us all, and He made us different for a reason. The human race represents a microcosm of a big God who is multifaceted. Each one of our cultures represents another aspect of an amazing God. And when we come together, our unique piece of the puzzle joins with another to... Read More
Andy Stanley Shares About Clarity, Controversy and Irresistible Faith

Andy Stanley Shares About Clarity, Controversy and Irresistible Faith

I first stepped into the doors of Buckhead Church almost seven years ago. As a young leader, I was constantly looking for new ways to approach ministry in different contexts. A friend pointed me toward Andy Stanley and the team at North Point Ministries as an example of those who were doing fresh and innovative things in the church every single week. So that Sunday, I went. And you guys, I was blown away. By the time that hour was up, I’d sought out a volunteer just to ask, “How do you do... Read More
Finding Your Voice: Capturing the Power of Influence to Live a Greater Story

Finding Your Voice: Capturing the Power of Influence to Live a Greater Story

This year at Orange Conference 2018, I released my very first book through Orange Publishing. Reach Records recording artist, Tedashii wrote the foreword, and many of my greatest friends and mentors gave me some pretty humbling endorsements. The book is called FIND YOUR VOICE: Capturing the Power of Influence to Live a Greater Story. The two biggest questions I get about this book are these, “What is it about?” and “Why did you write it?” In our short time together here, I’d like to attempt to... Read More
5 Ways To Communicate With A Diverse Audience In Mind

5 Ways To Communicate With A Diverse Audience In Mind

As the country continues to evolve and advance in its innovation and technological efforts, our nation seems to be “browning” more and more every day. This means that churches everywhere are beginning to evolve. This evolution includes programming, branding, messaging, marketing, staff culture and even target demo. Statistics show that churches that choose not to diversify within the next 10-20 years will be struggling churches very soon. Some 43% of Millennial adults are... Read More
Sam Collier and The Urban Network

Sam Collier and The Urban Network

An interview with Sam Collier by Matt McKee First and foremost, thanks for joining us for a conversation about what you are up to and a new exciting thing Orange is doing. Tell me a little bit about yourself and your ministry history. SAM: First, let me say that the pleasure is truly mine. The reThink Group is an organization that many leaders dream about working with, so to be apart of a moment like this is humbling. I’m 27 years old as of 7/15/2015. I’m a man who started his leadership... Read More