Building a Platform When You Don’t Like to Be Up Front

“So, tell me about your platform.”
If you meet with editors, quickly you’ll hear this familiar and often dreaded question. For some, that is a welcomed question, and they launch into a long explanation of their speaking engagements, plans for a book tour, and social media connections.

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Are You a Servant Speaker?

Are You a Servant Speaker?

Janet was transparent and authentic. I watched her engage with the women and stay ever present as she served for the two days and four sessions. She didn’t run off to the “green room” or hide out in her room to avoid meeting the needs of the women. She was the perfect example of a servant speaker.

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Beyond the Bookstore, Back in Action

Beyond the Bookstore, Back in Action

It’s time to take our messages of hope, transformation, healing, and story entertainment to the streets. We need to share our message of the good news of Christ’s death and resurrection. Let’s go where our communities are gathering. Let’s be brave and bold and meet our neighbors at festivals, markets, and ballgames.

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Can God Trust Us With Our Story?

Can God Trust Us with Our Story?

Have you ever been afraid to step into your calling and carry your story with open hands so God can freely use it as He needs to?

Let me share with you what happened that day in my devotions—it was a pivot point that changed everything for me.

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