Artists, Musicians, Speakers, Performers:
Rachel Kurtz is a singer/songwriter whose distinctive voice infuses her organic instrumentation to wash over and through the listener.
Reframing Our Stories - Reframing our Stories, led by Kara Haug, provides sexual health education, resources and tools for families and communities to normalize conversations around sex and relationships, remove shame, and reframe our stories to promote openness, acceptance and a positive sense of self.
Rozella White, Rozella creates keynote presentations that take into account the context of the audience and the mission of the organization. Utilizing storytelling, sociology, history, and theology, Rozella’s presentations invite people to wonder about their lives in relationship to the topic and empower participants to lean into a new reality after the event.
Anna Skates - Parent Coaching is a process by which I work alongside parents and caregivers to assess their parenting goals/desires, the actions that are helping them get closer to those desires, and what tools and strategies are needed to ease the struggles.
Hailey Botto - How was Jesus with kids? Imagine along with Etsy artist Hailey Botto.
Justin Roberts -GRAMMY Nominated, Justin Roberts is truly one of the "all-stars" of the indie family music scene. Justin and The Not Ready for Naptime Players dish out unexpectedly intelligent and whimsically rocking music for kids and their parents.
Sue Black - Dynamic Storyteller and Teaching Artist, Certified Bullying Prevention Trainer
Paula Sturgeon has been speaking under the title "Gimpy by Grace" for small and large audiences sharing God's love as a woman who has come to terms with her own illnesses which led to her having only one leg. She has a perfect mix of theology and humor for all ages.
Nadia Bolz-Weber : Hang out with Nadia in the Corners an on-line publication, newsletter and community, that celebrates grace and mercy and compassion. She is available for speaking. She is the author of several books. And she has a podcast, The Confessional.
Langhorne Slim is a prolific singer-songwriter for a while now, and he’s recently taken a theological turn. Check out “Morning Prayer.” Just wow.
Empowering worship communities to creatively explore faith. Learn more at www.sanctifiedart.com
Faith on Pointe Workshops are a unique blend of ballet class and spiritual direction, making contemplation incarnational. Dive into the intersection of theology and ballet practice, examining themes such as grace, turnout, and reverence. Selected theological readings pair with a customized ballet class which concludes with a period of journaling and reflection, using movement from class as the basis for our conversation.
Leading for Racial Equity- a nonprofit led by Dr. Joyce Caldwell and Rev. Marilyn Miller. They work with faith-based and other not-for-profit oragnizations to faciliate conversations and reflection on the meaning of race, deepen understanding of systemic racism, and equip the organization to analyze its structures and policies to lead for racial equity.
Puppet Ministry - Contact Debbie Streicher to learn more about how things brings people of all ages into theological discernment with lots of laughs. email@example.com
The Quiet Rebel, LLC is a boutique consulting firm specializing in creating space for authentic and grace-filled conversation about race and culture. We focus on HUMAN Centered Equity™ with LOVE first, always!
David Westerlund is an Applied Improver. The heart of my passion is working with organizations to catalyze greater organizational health. When our teams are healthier, our costs and turnover go down, our ability to achieve more on limited resources goes up. If you are looking for a workshop for your staff that is innovative, unlocks joy, builds trust, and creates resiliency please contact me. I’d love to sit down with you and see if what I bring could be a good fit for your organization.
Marthame Sanders - Through interactive workshops, Marthame can help your team see how the skills of improv can be of benefit to you. Whether this is for your leadership team, your church, or just fun with friends, these events are perfect opportunities for safe, creative, risk-taking with plenty of “a-ha” moments to take home. Contact for more information.
Lakisha R. Lockhart - Innovative Educator & Play Facilitator for religious, nonprofit, corporate, & institutional organizations. I have a passion and excitement for creating transformative ludic learning environments, for young adults and adults alike by offering engaging keynotes, hands-on play leadership development and team building facilitation and transformative hands-on vocational play for workshops, retreats and trainings.
Jazz Leadership Project - Through individual, team, and cultural values assessments, plus jazz methodology and expert facilitation, JLP expands personal and group maturity within organizational culture. JLP workshops, online or in-person, provide participants with tools to optimize leadership capacity and accelerate team development for heightened workplace engagement and achievement.
AGAPE* (David Scherer) combines rapping, dancing, and storytelling to communicate the love of God in Christ to all listeners (even those skeptical of hip hop).
Speaker and author Marilyn Sharpe of MarilynSharpeMinistries.com,
can help if you are looking for an inspiring speaker to kick off your year of adult Christian education, to do a series of adult forums, to introduce a new parenting program, to train your small group leaders or teachers, to express your appreciation for the volunteer ministry service of your teachers, pastoral caregivers, mentors, guides, boards, or ministry teams.
Camp Match Up from LOM- Kids everywhere need good strong role models like you to keep them on the right path and affirming their faith in God. It’s what the camps of LOM are all about. This will be a great time for you to explore the satisfaction of making a difference, experiencing a new and beautiful part of the country, having the best summer of your life, and getting some decent pay. Directors of Lutheran summer camps from around the USA are eager to discuss opportunities for you at their camps. Lutheran Outdoor Ministries (LOM) can help you find the right camp for you. We have an app for that!