Although I talk all the time, I’m not a conference speaker. I don’t fit well with church events and not many non-church events invite pastors to the platform. However, if you’ve been around here during the last year, you know that I’ve had the opportunity to speak at a couple of conferences.
Last October, I went to Detroit for 140 Character conference. At these conferences, people get 10 minutes to talk about the effects of the real-time Internet on how we live, connect, do business and bring about change.
In February, I was able to go to Austin, Texas as part of the Xplode conference, an event that talks about real estate and technology. I answered the question Matt Fagioli gave me, “would Jesus tweet?”
September 20, I get to be part of the 140 Conference – Small Town. I’ll be talking about my 3 continent parish. It’s the opportunity I have to be a social media chaplain from Grabill, Indiana to the other side of the globe. Twitter, Facebook, blogging, and talking give me an opportunity to talk with you. And I’m grateful.
There’s no ask here. Just a thanks. Your reading and commenting and emailing give me something to talk about. (And my Fort Wayne and Grabill friends keep me accountable).
And if you are going to be around Hutchison, Kansas on September 20, you can go to this registration form and enter “friendof140”. It will give you a $60 discount.
See you there.