Brad Lomenick is the executive director of Catalyst– a movement of next generation leaders that has hosted over 100,000 Christian leaders since it’s inception in 2000.
So what does it take to start a movement? Here are Brad’s thoughts:
Crystal Paine is the founder of MoneySavingMom.com. Shortly after it was launched it quickly became one of the most trafficked personal finance blogs on the internet! Needless to say– Crystal knows a little bit about building a tribe.
In her presentation, The 5 Be’s of Building Your Tribe, she outlines some ideas and practices that she followed in building her blog into a full-time business with several employees!
This is the first in an ongoing series of interviews I’ll be doing. The idea is to find people who are doing awesome things in the areas of Christianity, Creativity, or Social Media and find out what makes them so awesome!
My first interview is with Chris Wilson. He is an English as a Foreign Language teacher, currently residing in Spain. He is also a Jesus follower who is doing all kinds of interesting things across the internet.
The overarching theme in John’s talk is about creating a tribe based on your unique characteristic, which might actually seem ordinary to you. Here’s my full, slightly enhanced notes:
Simple Giver is not another online giving option. It’s not an app either. Simple Giver is a mobile fundraising tool for churches. If you believe that giving to your church should be simple and convenient, then this is definitely the tool you will want to use.