Julie Clinton is the President of Extraordinary Women Ministries, has spoken to hundreds of thousands of women as host of Extraordinary Women conferences all across America, and has authored five books with Harvest House. A woman of deep faith, she cares passionately about seeing women live out their dreams by finding their freedom in Christ. Julie and her husband, Tim, live in Virginia and have two children, Megan and Zach.
Sheila Walsh is a powerful Bible teacher and best-selling author from Scotland with over 5 million books sold. Her international ministry has reached more than 5.5 million women by combining honesty, vulnerability, and humor with the transforming power of God’s Word. Calling Texas home, Sheila lives in Frisco with her husband, Barry, her son, Christian, and three little dogs.
Bianca Olthoff is a wife, stepmom, writer, and Bible teacher. She is the founder of In the Name of Love, a non-profit that seeks to inspire today’s generation to discover meaning and purpose in Jesus. Her debut book, Play With Fire, is a reminder that God isn’t waiting until you have more resources, a spouse, or a job so He can use you. He is ready to use you to build His kingdom right now. Bianca is passionate about God and committed to speaking truth when it hurts, loving when it’s hard, and living life out loud. She and her husband, Matt, reside in Irvine, California. www.biancaolthoff.com
Angela Thomas is a best-selling author of numerous books, a gifted teacher and storyteller. When she teaches, she transparently shares life experiences that draw her and others into a deeper passion for knowing God. Angela has filmed and written six video studies with LifeWay, including Stronger, Brave, and When Wallflowers Dance. http://www.angelathomas.com
Shelene Bryan is a former Hollywood producer whose life took a dramatic turn when she took a trip to Africa to see if the children her family had sponsored were actually real. Out of that experience, she founded Skip1.org, a charity dedicated to providing food and clean water to children here and around the world. In addition to being a speaker, she is the best-selling author of Love, Skip, Jump: Start Living the Adventure of Yes and Ridiculous Faith: Experience the Power of an Absurdly, Unbelievably Good God. Shelene is a wife and mother of two and resides in Southern California. www.shelenebryan.com
Michael O’Brien was the lead singer of the Christian band, NewSong, for seven years. Sensing that God was placing a strong call on his life to step out and minister as a solo artist, he resigned his position with the band and has now been serving in the music ministry on his own for some 20 years. Michael has built a reputation as an incredibly gifted singer/songwriter with a heart for ministering to the body of Christ. www.michaelo.org
Since his debut album, 2002’s Stay, singer-songwriter, Jeremy Camp, has established himself with four RIAA-certified Gold albums, more than 4.5 million albums sold, a Grammy® nomination, three American Music Award nominations, multiple ASCAP awards, 41 radio No. 1’s, a Gold digital single (“There Will Be A Day”), and a multi-Platinum DVD. His newest release, The Answer, is his 15th career album in 15 years. www.jeremycamp.com
Steven Curtis Chapman has enjoyed a career that has spanned more than 30 years. He is the most awarded artist in Christian music history with 58 Gospel Music Association Dove Awards, five GRAMMYs®, an American Music Award, 48 No. 1 singles, more than 11 million albums sold, and 10 RIAA-certified gold or platinum albums to his credit. A vocal supporter of adoption, Chapman, along with his wife, Mary Beth, founded Show Hope in 2003, a non-profit organization that helps restore the hope of a family to orphans. http://stevencurtischapman.com/
Friday, October 4th
6pm: Doors Open
Saturday, October 5th
7:30am: Doors Open