Artists & Speakers

2018 Artists

  • ELEVATION WORSHIP

    Elevation Worship is the worship ministry of Elevation Church, a multisite church based in Charlotte, NC, led by Pastor Steven Furtick. Their most recent album, "There Is A Cloud", was released on March 17, 2017. Their previous album, "Here As in Heaven", featuring the song "O Come To The Altar", was named one of the top Christian music albums of 2017 by iTunes, Worship Leader Magazine, and others. They have toured previously with prominent bands such as Hillsong Worship, Kari Jobe, Jesus Culture, and Lauren Daigle. 


    www.elevationworship.com

  • BETHEL MUSIC

    with Brian & Jenn Johnson

    Brian & Jenn Johnson are co-founders of Bethel Music, WorshipU, and have been integral in the production of over fifteen albums that have influenced the culture of worship across the global church. They are committed to raising healthy family, cultivating community, and fostering unity among worship leaders from around the world. Brian & Jenn’s newest solo album, “After All These Years” released in late January 2017.

    Brian facilitates an atmosphere of faith in worship and has written anthems such as “Have it All”, “We Will Not Be Shaken” and “One Thing Remains,” which was awarded #1 song for ASCAP Christian Music and #1 Radio Single in 2013. Known for her powerful vocals and unique prophetic sound, Jenn has authored songs such as, “In Over My Head”, “Come To Me”, “God I Look to You” and “O Taste and See”.

    Together they are passionate about raising up worshippers who take hold of their true identity and pursue intimacy with God above all else. There are advocates of living a lifestyle built on vulnerability, faithfulness, and connection to community. Brian and Jenn reside in Redding, California, with their four wonderful children, Haley, Téa, Braden, and Ryder Moses. They continue to speak and lead worship at home and around the world.


    www.bethelmusic.com

    www.brianandjennjohnson.com

  • RED ROCKS WORSHIP

    Red Rocks Worship is the worship ministry of Colorado-based Red Rocks Church. Founded in 2005, Red Rocks Church is one of the fastest-growing churches in America with seven campuses and nearly 15,000 total attendees weekly in addition to the 4,000 who watch services online. Formed as an extension of the church, Red Rocks Worship is comprised of worship leaders and songwriters who have a passion to bring their love of Jesus to people through music. The heartbeat behind their music is to cultivate communities of believers that pursue God’s presence while creating a real and authentic environment for people to respond in worship. 


    www.redrocksworship.com

2018 Speakers

  • GLENN PACKIAM

    Glenn Packiam is one of the associate senior pastors at New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the lead pastor of New Life Downtown, a congregation of New Life Church. 

    He is the author of Discover the Mystery of Faith (David C. Cook, 2013)LUCKY: How the Kingdom Comes to Unlikely People (Cook, 2011)Secondhand Jesus: Trading Rumors of God for a Firsthand Faith (Cook, 2009), and Butterfly in Brazil: How Your Life Can Make a World of Difference (Tyndale, 2007).

    Glenn was also one of the founding leaders and songwriters for the Desperation Band and has been featured on several Desperation Band and NewLifeWorship recordings. As a signed writer with Integrity Music, he has had the honor of writing and co-writing several well-loved worship songs, like "Your Name" and "My Savior Lives."...

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    www.glennpackiam.com 

  • CARLOS WHITTAKER

    Carlos Whittaker is a People's Choice Award winner, a former recording artist signed to a major label, a social media maven, and currently spends the majority of his time writing books and speaking on stages around the world. It really began when the Whittaker's found their family in America's spotlight with appearances on shows like CBS Early Morning, The Today Show and more when their viral video "Single Ladies Devastation" went viral. 


    The release of "Moment Maker" marked Carlos' debut as an author, but his current book "Kill the Spider" has taken Carlos' tribe into the deeper parts of their souls. In his newest book Carlos helps people identify, locate, corner, and kill the spiders that are plaguing their lives. "My dad once told me that I must stop cleaning to cobwebs in my life and kill the spider", Carlos recalls. "This was a massive shift in my soul that began my journey towards being truly centered in my life."

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    www.carloswhittaker.com

  • SHAWN JOHNSON

    Shawn Johnson serves as Lead Pastor of Red Rocks Church. He is passionate about seeing the people of Denver transformed by the Word of God and making heaven more crowded! 


    Shawn is the author of Transit, a book dedicated to taking people closer to God. In it he shares his personal journey in growing closer to God, uncovers disciplines that were critical to that journey, and invites each of us to ignite an authentic relationship with God. He and his wife Jill have three active sons—Ethan, Austin, and Ashton—so when they’re not at church, they’re usually at a sports game!


  • MICHELE CUSHATT

    As an experienced keynote speaker and emcee, Michele has spoken internationally in diverse venues LifeToday TV, Compassion International, Women of Faith, Focus on the Family, Proverbs 31, Dynamic Communicators International, women’s and writer’s conferences, corporate and ministry events as well as numerous podcast, radio, video and audio recording projects. From 2014 through 2016, she joined Michael Hyatt as the weekly cohost of his popular This is Your Life podcast. In addition, she and Michael produced Get Published, a 21-session audio program for aspiring writers...

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    www.michelecushatt.com

  • SCOT LONGYEAR

    Scot is the Sr Pastor of Maryland Community Church, one of the top 100 fastest growing churches in the US (Outreach Magazine).  In addition, he is an author, has a teaching ministry (conferences and events), and produces a daily radio show called Scot’s Daily Word.  He also serves as the Pastor for the Experience Conference. Since 1991 he has been involved in full-time ministry and has served in different roles including youth, media, worship, teaching, and Sr Leadership.  He feels blessed to  be involved with foreign missions, teaching in several parts of the world including Europe with the Billy Graham Association and in East Africa with the Pastor’s Discipleship Network...

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    www.scotlongyear.com