Many people urged Rocky to write his story, about his upbringing, his illustrious sports career and how God formed Influencers. At first Rocky resisted, not wanting any spotlight on himself. Then, God told him that he was thinking about this all wrong. This was not Rocky’s story, but God’s story through Rocky. You’ll enjoy… Read More


Did you know we now have Podcasts?  We’ve been spreading our message of proximity with Christ and The Journey and Discipleship via the “written word” with devotionals and blogs, but we also wanted to give you an opportunity to hear the “spoken word” as you share in insightful conversations which will help you on your… Read More


Well, God answered our prayers regarding our National Summit this past weekend at Shepherd of the Ozarks in Arkansas. Influencers from all over the country made the pilgrimage to our retreat location.  It was evident from the beginning that the prayer covering for this event had done its work as a spirit of love, unity… Read More


Prayer for National Summit It is 7 Days before we gather in the Ozarks for our National Summit. Join us in Prayer each day leading up to this sacred event: Joshua 6:1-5 Now Jericho was shut up inside and outside because of the people of Israel. None went out, and none came in. And the… Read More


Influencers: You may be watching the horrendous footage of Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath and feel a desire to help in some way. We wanted you to know that one of our Journey brothers in Tulsa, Nick Parsons, is involved on the front lines. A few years ago, Nick was led to start Outdoorsman in… Read More


NEW WEEKLY GATHERING FOR MEN IN NWA! STARTING TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 Fellow NWA Influencers: We are so excited about all who are discovering an intimate, abiding relationship with Christ and seeing them reproducing their lives into others here in NWA.  There’s exciting momentum as we see Journey groups starting in new churches, corporate boardrooms and… Read More


To Our Influencers Friends and Family: Suzan McKenzie, our dear friend and wife of Pete McKenzie, has gone to be with the Lord.  Six months after being diagnosed with brain cancer, she passed away quietly on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.  Suzan was surrounded by Pete, her children, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, and close friends of the family.… Read More


God handcrafted your Sailboat.  He equipped you with everything you need to live this adventure of life.  He’s charted out a course for you.  He’s given you crew members to share the adventure with. What does your Sailboat look like? Can you picture it in your mind right now? Is it a large sailing vessel,… Read More


In the early years of Influencers, one of our founders, Tony Elliott, was having an extended time with the Lord, and he heard God say, “Write this Down”.  His thoughts were guided toward his concerns for this ministry and areas where it could get led away from God’s purposes.  These words have come to be… Read More


Read our latest Newsletter- information about the National Summit, the new Blog, new Regional activity and an Egypt update READ NOW!… Read More


NEW GUIDE VIDEO   In an attempt to help our Journey Guides be the most equipped and to help them understand: The DNA of The Journey The DNA of being a Guide How to Start a Group How the Process Works We created a new Guide Introduction video, available on our website. GO TO THE GUIDE… Read More


Another terrorist attack today, Terrorists opened fire at a bus full of Coptic Christian Children on their way to visit Saint Samuels monastery in Menia, in upper Egypt. Until now, there are 30 were killed and 35 injured. Pray for Egypt and pray for our Influencers Egypt as they provide comfort, help and hope to… Read More