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#Echo13 is Over…What Now?

Another Echo Conference has come and gone and we’re all headed back to our churches and ministries. This was my 5th Echo Conference, and I can honestly say that I enjoy coming back year after year. The sessions are great, the content is invaluable, but I think what beats everything else is the simple opportunity […]

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#Echo13 :: Matt Chandler – Identity in Christ

  Matt Chandler serves as lead pastor of The Village Church in Highland Village, TX. He describes his 7 year tenure at The Village as a re-planting effort where he was involved in changing the theological and philosophical culture of the congregation. The church has witnessed a tremendous response growing from 160 people to over 5000 including […]

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#Echo13 :: Phil Bowdle – Creative Series Planning

Communications Director at West Ridge Church in Atlanta, GA. Passionate about creating high-impact experiences through communications that lead people to Jesus Christ. http://philbowdle.com/  Creative Series Planning How do we create a process of series planning for our church? Part 1 – Key roles for series planning Part 2 – Series planning funnel Part 3 – Lessons learned Part 4 […]

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#Echo13 :: Donald Miller – Change Your Story

At Storyline, we believe people who live clear, meaningful lives have the greatest influence on culture. Our goal then is to help people create life plans that give them personal vision and clarity. Our life plan is very different, however, focussing on a meaningful life rather than just a productive life. We do not believe […]

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#Echo13 :: Justin Wise – Mastering Social Media, Pt. 2

  I’m a content marketing practitioner living in Des Moines. I help people and organizations tell their stories online. I co-founded SOME Co., a social marketing agency. I’m also helping to build SAYGE. I started a podcast called #THINKDIGITAL. It’s a fun way to talk about new media and play lots of 90s rap. My first book will be published in February, […]

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#Echo13 :: Whitney George – Ideas

Whit is the Arts Director at Church on the Move, where he oversees the teams that are responsible for service planning, worship, video, graphics, and production. Whitney is passionate about the local church and loves connecting with other church leaders. He and his wife, Heather, have five children and he loves Notre Dame football. http://www.churchonthemove.com/  Harnessing […]

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#Echo13 :: Calos Whittaker – Anticipation

Carlos lives for this… To ignite a movement among all generations of Christians that disturbs and disrupts the evangelical church into a place of seeing Christ’s face fresh again. http://ragamuffinsoul.com/  Build Anticipation How many of you are parents? I’ve got 3 kids. I decided to take my daughters to see Justin Bieber. The reason my daughter […]

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#Echo13 :: Drew Worsham – Perspective

Although I am thankful for the opportunities to perform in so many beautiful places and I love the art of illusion and Magic, the reason I do what I do is because late in high school I encountered Jesus Christ for the first time and it would forever shift the course of my life. So […]

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#Echo13 :: Stephen Brewster – Identity

Creative Arts Pastor at Crosspoint.tv. Passionate about creativity, leadership, church, and how those live together. Dad and husband. http://stephenbrewster.me/  Creative Identity No one calls me by my first name. It’s not like I have a hard first name. People call me Brewster. I’m not a graphic artist, or a creative arts pastor. I have a question […]

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#Echo13 :: Tim Schraeder – Social Media 101

Tim Schraeder is obsessed with all things social media. Having worked with some of the world’s largest churches and para-church organizations, he served as an evangelist for social media with a knack for connecting people and spreading ideas that matter. He’s been a consultant and coach as well as a sought-after speaker and author who […]

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