Communicating The Gospel in Today’s Digital Culture: 'Why Everything You Know About Ministry Has Changed' and 'Becoming a Creative Leader.'

If you have a powerful message or story that could influence the world, media producer, consultant, and author Phil Cooke will teach you what you need to know about creativity, communication, Hollywood, media, culture, and the faith to make it happen.

He’s produced TV and film programming in more than 60 countries around the world, and in the process, been shot at, survived two military coups, fallen out of a helicopter, and in Africa, been threatened with prison. And during that time – through his company Cooke Media Group in Burbank, California – he’s helped some of the largest Christian and nonprofit organizations in the world use the media to tell their story in a changing, disrupted culture.Phil was Executive Producer of “Let Hope Rise – the Hillsong Movie” released to theaters nationwide, and Producer of “The Insanity of God” a feature documentary that premiered nationally as a Fathom Event. According to former CNN journalist Paula Zahn, Phil is rare – a working producer in Hollywood with a Ph.D. in Theology. He’s appeared on NBC, MSNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox News, and his work has been profiled in the New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal.

The Evening sessions will cover:

Communicating The Gospel in Today’s Digital Culture: Why Everything You Know About Ministry Has Changed.

As a pastor, ministry leader, or communicator in today’s media-driven culture, your greatest challenge is getting your voice and message heard. No matter how important your talent or calling, if nobody’s listening, then you’ve failed. The digital revolution has changed everything about the way we communicate the gospel, and in this session, media producer and consultant Phil Cooke will share the most important principles for how to break through and get your message heard.

Becoming a Creative Leader:

Creativity is the currency of this generation and yet few leaders are equipped to inspire and lead creative people. There is plenty of information available about leadership, but very little on leading creative teams. In this insightful session, Phil Cooke will reveal how to make the leap from pastor, executive, or a creative role to become a leader of creative people and teams. You’ll walk away with 10 critical skills that will help you foster a culture that will attract and inspire creative men and women to accomplish amazing things.