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Liz Forkin Bohannon on Design Thinking to Create Social Change

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that  embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2015 is “Awaken the Wonder.” Wonder invites potential. Wonder provides vision. Wonder inspires. Wonder leads us to God. Liz Forkin Bohannon is the founder and CEO of Sseko Designs.  Sseko Designs uses fashion to provide employment and scholarship opportunities to women pursuing their dreams and overcoming poverty. To date, Sseko Designs enabled 60 to continue on to University. They provide employment (along with access to a comprehensive social impact program) to 50 women in ...

Reggie Joiner on Awakening the Wonder as a Leader

I'm live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that  embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2015 is "Awaken the Wonder." Wonder invites potential. Wonder provides vision. Wonder inspires. Wonder leads us to God.  Reggie Joiner of the Orange Conference opened up the Pre-Lab session. How do we live a life full of wonder? It's important to understand life and it's various phases. Looking at the phases of the growth of a kid reminds us what it means to live a life full of wonder as a leader. The fact is, it's just a phase - so don't miss it. Phase: a timeframe in a kid's life when ...

What If You Could Ask These 5 Questions to America’s Top Christian Leaders?

From Oct 1-3, I had the pleasure of attending the 2014 Catalyst Conference. In fact, I had the honor of joining the blogger team this year where I wrote live notes for the speaker sessions. Catalyst Conference is the number one conference for leaders who love the church. It is a pure leadership adrenaline! The speaker line up was really impressive. We had America's leading church leaders, including Andy Stanley, Christine Caine, Tim Keller, Matt Chandler, and Craig Groeschel share their wisdom on the theme of how to be a change maker. Over 13,000 of us were present at the Gwinnett Arena soaking in the wisdom of America's leading Christian ...

Hacking Habits: How to Make New Behaviors Last for Good

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team, and I’ll be publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. We’re living in the golden age of neurology and how habits work. In the last decade, we’ve entered this golden age.  The argument is that every habit that can be changed. How habits function is an interesting mix of science, passion, and faith.  How habits function...

How to Change Mindsets to Create a Culture of Innovation

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team, and I'll be publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. At one point in church history, the church was the innovators. The church influenced the arts and the sciences. The church know how to create. Now the church has lost its bastion of innovation. Anything that has thought with Christian is tantamount to second rate status.  For...

’14 Catalyst Live Notes on Matt Chandler and Theology of Change Making

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team and, I’m publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. Revelation 7:9-10 No one can out-sin the cross of Christ. You have been called into the ministry of reconciliation. It is impossible for Him to fail. Change is going to occur. You and I have been called to be a community of change makers. You and I will therefore will not ...

On Their Mark

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team and, I’m publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. Hebrews 12: 1-2 – God has set a race before each and everyone one of us. We do this by keeping our eyes on Jesus who initiates and perfects faith. 1 Samuel 5:9 – Saul became jealous of David based on a comparison made between them. He took his eyes off of his own race. ...

How to Change Your Thinking by Detoxing Your Brain

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team and, I’m publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. God has designed us to be able to change. Change in your thinking is essential to detox the brain. The mind controls the brain. Our soul is designed to lead our body. The mind is different from the brain. The mind goes, the brain follows. Every system and part of the ...

How to Radically Change Yourself Inside Out

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team and, I’m publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. How do you change yourself inwardly? If you do not know how to change yourself permanently and inwardly, you can’t change the world. So many Christians leading Christian movements fall short because of character flaws. How do you change deeply? Biblical Teaching and Prayer...

Andy Stanley’s Two Questions on How to Be a Change Maker

I am blogging from Atlanta, Georgia at the 2014 Catalyst Conference. I have the honor of joining the Catalyst Blogger Team and, I’m publishing live notes and key insights on the speaker sessions. Speaker lineups include, Andy Stanley, Tim Keller, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler, Charles Duhigg and many more. I hope these insights will empower you to rise to the top. Key Verse: Nehemiah 1:11: Lord, let your ear be attentive to the prayer of these your servants and to the prayer of your servants who delight in revering your name. Give them success today by granting your favor. Two pivotal questions every leader must ask: 1) Who are you? 2) ...