This live online conference will feature seven keynote sessions from notable church creatives who will remind you about why you’re doing what you’re doing.
You’ll also receive access to a number of on-demand breakout sessions that will offer practical tips on how to keep creating that which shouts God to an increasingly deaf culture.
SPEAKERS + TOPICS
Carlos Whittaker - Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur
Carlos is a musician, worship leader, creative thought leader, and author. He is focused on helping people identify and bring BIG moments to life.
Topic: Creativity and Divinity, How your relationship with God effects your creativity ...
Nancy Beach - Creative Arts Coach, Author and Speaker
Nancy Beach is most known for her groundbreaking ministry to more fully unleash the arts in the local church, and for leading artists with grace, wisdom, and skill. For over 20 years she served as the Programming Director of Willow Creek Community Church in suburban Chicago, building a community of artists who sought to create transformational moments in weekend church services. Nancy also served as a Teaching Pastor, periodically bringing the weekend message.
Topic: The Sunday Template Trap
How predictable are your weekend services? Nancy Beach will challenge us to break out of our predictable order of service and embrace more intentional creativity as we design the hour on Sunday. When we more fully unleash the arts, everybody wins!
Gabrielle Bosche - Founder of The Millennial Solution
Gabrielle is the Founder & CEO of The Millennial Solution and is passionate about helping organizations engage the millennial generation. She has developed engagement strategies for presidential campaigns, Fortune 500 CEOs and top military generals.
Topic: Practical Ways to Not Only Reach, But Engage Millennial Generation
Sean Cannell - Founder of Video Influencers
Sean is the Founder of Video Influencers. His passion is to help organizations CRUSH IT with social media and online videos. Sean helps people reach as many people as possible with messages that matter.
Topic: Leveraging Online Video to Reach People Around The World, Not Just Near Your Church
Mark Clement - Founder of Big Picture Media Group
Mark is the founder and CEO of Big Picture Media Group, LLC. He is also the creator of VideoAnnouncements.TV and the producer/writer/director behind DirtFish Films. In 2003 he founded Big Picture Media Group and in the years since has worked with hundreds of churches, schools, corporations and non-profits across North America and around the world.
Topic: Connecting the Dots: Bringing the BIG idea to life on a weekly basis
Mark is going to walk you through the process of using a Big Idea Sheet to plan message series and integrate culturally relevant creative ideas into your Sunday services. And he is going to show you how to plan and get ahead on your weekend service planning.
Jay Kranda - Online Church Pastor
Jay Kranda is the Online Pastor at Saddleback Church in Orange County, CA and is passionate about the power of online outreach for today’s church. Saddleback Church's online church reaches 25,000 people every week and 1,800 small group hosts actively are leading groups online and in their homes locally. Co-Hosts the http://SocialMedia.Church Podcast. Co-Owner of http://TVapp.church which helps ministries get on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Roku. Jay is married to Jody and they have three children. Learn more about Jay’s story at http://jaykranda.com/story !.
Topic: Building an Online Church No Matter The Size of Your Church
Tim Peters is an executive church leader with experience in team development, marketing communications, brand development, student ministry, guest experiences, worship programming, creative direction, strategic planning, technology innovation, public speaking, and digital ministry. He guides the Provident Team in helping churches find and hire creative leaders.
He is a guest contributor on Outreach.com, ChurchLeaders.com, SundayMag.tv, CatalystLeader.com and other church leadership related blog platforms. Tim is a sought-after public speaker and has spoken at Echo, Create, Texas Ministry Conference and other conferences around the nation.