In July of 2012, God began stirring my heart towards hosting my first ever discipleship conference. I had no idea what I was doing or getting myself into. I began to talk to people in my life; family, friends, and even people that I barely knew. I was asking what I needed to be doing and how I needed to be praying for what God had in store for this conference and for me. I had so many people speak into me, offering me great advice and praying for me and with me. In August of 2012, the Ordinary Discipleship Conference was born on the premise of we’re ordinary people serving and extraordinary God. We felt like we were not going for flash or big names but for substance and depth. The theme for that first discipleship conference was, “there is nothing ordinary about discipleship except the people."
That is just as true today as when I initially spoke it out then. (continue reading)