Speaker and Author
John Bevere and his wife Lisa are the founders of Messenger International, an organization established to teach, reach and rescue. A minister and best-selling author, John delivers messages of uncompromising truth with boldness and passion. His desire is to support the local church and resource leaders regardless of location, language or financial position. To this end, his resources have been translated into over 60 languages.
John is father to his four boys and adopted daughter-in-law and G-Daddy to Asher and Sophia. He is (almost) a scratch golfer, and his favorite sports team is the Detroit Red Wings. When he’s home, you can find John playing cards with his family or trying to convince Lisa to take up golf.
Co-Host of the Rick and Bubba Show and New York Times Bestselling Author
Rick Burgess is the co-host of the nationally syndicated Rick and Bubba Show, heard across the nation on more than 70 radio stations and seen daily in more than 100 markets via the Heartland Network. Rick’s platform is unique as the co-host of a secular radio and TV show who openly proclaims a Biblical worldview concerning day-to-day family life and the new stories of the day.
Rick speaks at events across the country mixing comedy with the message of the power and peace found only in Jesus Christ. Rick’s faith sets an example in his personal life as well, widely displayed in his eulogy from his young son’s memorial service, which became the most viewed video in the world for one week on Youtube.
In addition to the Rick and Bubba Show reaching more than one million people a week, Rick has appeared numerous times on Fox News, has co-authored several New York Times bestsellers, and has charted two comedy CDs on Billboard’s comedy chart. Rick and his wife Sherri live in Birmingham, Alabama, and are the parents of five children, Brandi, Blake, Brooks, Brody and Bronner.
Pastor and Author
Dr. Tom Mullins coached football for fifteen years and amassed 128 victories at both the college and high school levels of coaching. He is the founder of Christ Fellowship Church, a non-denominational multi-site church with more than 20,000 members where he has pastored for the last 26 years.
Tom travels internationally to speak on behalf of world-renowned organizations such as EQUIP and Campus Crusade for Christ. Tom is also the master coach and author of The Leadership Game and his second book, The Confidence Factor: Discovering the Winning Edge for Life.
Tom and his wife Donna are the founders of Place of Hope Children’s Home and Place of Hope International Children’s Homes. Tom and Donna have been married for over 44 years. They have two children, Noelle and Todd and his wife Julie, and one grandson, Jefferson.