October 7th-8th, 2022
Thomas Road Baptist Church | Lynchburg, VA
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Alli Worthington is the author of The Year of Living Happy: Finding Contentment and Connection in a Crazy World, Fierce Faith: A Woman’s Guide to Fighting Fear, Wrestling Worry, and Overcoming Anxiety, and Breaking Busy: How to Find Peace and Purpose in a World of Crazy. She is also a speaker, podcaster, and serves on the teaching team at Northeast Christian Church. Alli’s goal is to help women live the life God created them to live with encouragement and practical tools to make life happier, less busy, and with a fierce faith in the Lord. Her no-nonsense, guilt-free take on life, family, and balance led to appearances on The Today Show and Good Morning America. Alli, her husband, Mark, and their five sons live outside of Nashville, Tennessee, with the only golden retriever who refuses to retrieve. You can find her on her weekly podcast, The Alli Worthington Show. www.alliworthington.com
Engaging and honest, she makes readers and listeners alike feel as if they’ve been long-time friends. Founder of the That Sounds Fun Network—which includes her aptly named flagship show, That Sounds Fun—and author of multiple bestselling books including That Sounds Fun, 100 Days to Brave and Remember God, Annie shoots straight and doesn’t shy away from the tough topics. But she always finds her way back to the truth that God is good and that life is a gift. https://www.anniefdowns.com/
Shannon Bream is the anchor of Fox News @ Night and Chief Legal Correspondent for the Fox News Channel. Before entering the world of media, she was a lawyer specializing in race discrimination and sexual harassment cases. From being fired from her first TV job to living with a disease that left her in chronic pain, Shannon has leaned on her faith and found hope in the toughest parts of life. No matter the test, there are lessons to be learned and joy to be discovered through life’s greatest challenges. She is the author of Finding the Bright Side: The Art of Chasing What Matters, and The Women of the Bible Speak: The Wisdom of 16 Women and Their Lessons for Today.
Margaret Feinberg, host of the popular podcast, The Joycast, is an well-liked Bible teacher and speaker at churches and leading conferences. Her books, including Fight Back With Joy and Taste and See: Discovering God Among Butchers, Bakers and Fresh Food Makers, and their corresponding Bible studies have sold more than one million copies and received critical acclaim and extensive national media coverage from CNN, the Associated Press, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, and more. She was recently named one of 50 women most shaping culture and the Church today by Christianity Today. www.margaretfeinberg.com
Emmy-nominated® and best-selling comedian, Chonda Pierce, or “the country comic” as Billboard Magazine dubbed her, has been making audiences laugh for more than two decades with her winning combination of fierce wit and southern charm. A stand-up comedian, television hostess, author, and now actress, Pierce has channeled her life experiences into positivity, bringing laughter to audiences around the country. As the RIAA’s best-selling female comedian, her hilarious take on life is easily relatable as she publicly opens up to her listeners about times of darkness and depression in her own life, drawing humor and good from every situation. www.chonda.org
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.
Since his self-titled debut in 2006, Phil Wickham has emerged as a leader in the modern worship movement, penning countless songs sung in churches around the world. His RIAA Gold®-certified single, “This Is Amazing Grace,” was his first career No. 1, holding the top spot for 13 consecutive weeks and named Billboard’s No. 1 “Christian Airplay Song of the Year” in 2014 and BMI’s “Christian Song of the Year” in 2015. His anthemic “Living Hope,” also RIAA Gold-certified, earned him a GMA Dove Award for “Worship Recorded Song of the Year” in 2019.
Wickham’s music has received hundreds of millions of streams across his catalog and platforms, with his discography including eight full-length projects, multiple Christmas releases, and a series of popular Singalong records that capture Wickham’s songs doing what they were always meant to do—giving people language to sing to God. To find out more, visit PhilWickham.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.
5:30pm: Gold Doors
6:00pm: All Doors Open
7:00pm: Conference Begins
7:30pm: Annie F. Downs
9:00pm: Phil Wickham Concert
10:00pm: Conference Ends
Worship by Michael O’Brien
7:00am: Gold Doors
7:30am: All Doors Open
8:30am: Conference Begins
9:10am: Alli Worthington
10:50am: Margaret Feinberg
11:50am-1:10pm: Lunch Break
1:30pm: Chonda Pierce
3:10pm: Shannon Bream
4:00pm: Conference Ends
Worship by Michael O’Brien
*Schedule subject to change