Brian Bailey Preface to the Revised Edition

Book contributors

Many terrific people are featured in The Blogging Church. Here's a quick update on what some of them are up to:

Craig Groeschel, pastor of, will be speaking at this year's Creative Church Conference at Fellowship Church. Another contributor, Mark Driscoll, will also be speaking. Ed Young, T.D. Jakes, and Dr. Ed Young are headlining this incredible conference. Learn more here.

Shel Israel, co-author of Naked Conversations, is already pushing forward with his next book, Global Neighborhoods. It sounds like a fascinating project. Once again, he's doing it all online and out in the open - check out the overview here.

Ben McConnell has published Citizen Marketers: When People are the Message, his follow-up (with co-author Jackie Huba) to Creating Customer Evangelists.