Speakers & Guests

Tony Evans Headshot
Tuesday, July 31

Tony Evans

Senior Pastor, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship

Tony Evans is the founder and senior pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, founder and president of The Urban Alternative, former chaplain of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, and present chaplain of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks. His Christian radio broadcast, The Alternative with Dr. Tony Evans, can be heard on nearly 1,200 radio outlets across the nation daily. Dr. Evans’ sermons are also streamed and downloaded over 10,000,000 times annually.

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Wednesday, August 1

Juan A. Garcia

Administrative Bishop, Northeastern Hispanic Region

Juan A. Garcia has served the Church of God as a national evangelist, senior pastor, Youth and Christian Education director and Administrative Bishop for the New England Hispanic and Northeast Hispanic regions. Chairman of the Hispanic Ministries for the Church of God, Rev. Garcia has also served in numerous community and interdenominational boards and committees The bulk of his ministry has been dedicated to prepare, equip, disciple, and mentor a generation for Kingdom building.

Joyce Rodgers
Wednesday, August 1 (Women's Service)

Joyce Rodgers

Joyce Rodgers is founder and CEO of Primary Purpose Ministries, Inc., and is a respected evangelist, author, and speaker. Primary Purpose Ministries is a life-changing ministry that reaches beyond beliefs, ethnicities, religious persuasions and cultural restrictions “to release a people into their purposed destinies.”  She is widely recognized as an unusually gifted communicator of the deep truths of God’s Word, blended with precision, humor and God’s anointing.

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Thursday, August 2

Jentezen Franklin

Pastor, Free Chapel, Gainesville, Ga.

Jentezen Franklin is the Senior Pastor of Free Chapel, a multi-campus church. Each week his television program Kingdom Connection is broadcast on major networks all over the world. A New York Times best-selling author, Rev. Franklin has written eight books including the groundbreaking Fasting and Right People-Right Place-Right Plan.

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Friday, August 3

Timothy M. Hill

General Overseer

Timothy M. Hill is General Overseer for the Church of God, leading the ministries of approximately 7.4 million members of nearly 39,000 churches in 184 countries and territories worldwide.  Dr. Hill previously served as a member of the Executive Committee (secretary general and first assistant) and has been an administrative bishop in Ohio and Oklahoma. He is the author of nine books and 150 gospel songs. At the core of Dr. Hill’s ministry is his passion for revival and completing the Great Commission.

Special Musical Guests

The Brooklyn Tabernacle Singers
Tuesday, July 31

Brooklyn Tabernacle Singers

The Brooklyn Tabernacle Singers are a core group from within the famous Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir. The ensemble sings all of the music of the Choir, traveling frequently to international and domestic destinations. 

Photo of the Crabb Family
Tuesday, July 31

The Crabb Family

The Crabb Family is a southern gospel group originally from Beaver Dam, Kentucky. They have had sixteen No. 1 songs on the national radio charts. The Crabb Family members include Jason, twin brothers Adam and Aaron, and sisters Kelly and Terah.

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Wednesday, August 1

Angela Primm

Angela Primm is one of the premier voices of today whose musical history spans genres, continents, and audiences. She has caught the attention of mega-stars from Aretha Franklin, Barbara Mandrel, Dolly Parton, and Brooks and Dunn to Southern Gospel music legends, as the late Vestal Goodman. Angela’s background is what dreams are made of, and she is only beginning to step into the fullness of her purpose.

Leslie Ruiz
Wednesday, August 1

Leslie Ruiz

Leslie Ruiz, a gifted singer and worshipper, ministers to both Spanish and English speaking audiences alike. From beginning to end it is clear that worship is her lifestyle, and proclaiming God’s goodness and faithfulness is her sole objective. She and her husband serve as worship leaders at Strong Tower Church of God.

Brooke Simpson
Friday, August 3

Brooke Mills Simpson

Brooke Mills Simpson is a singer-songwriter originally from Hollister, North Carolina. A full-blooded Native American from the Haliwa-Saponi tribe, Brooke is an alumna of Lee University and finished in third place last year on the thirteenth season of NBC’s popular talent competition, The Voice.