Musical Guest: Love & the Outcome
Singer/songwriter Jodi King and her husband, bassist Chris Rademaker, have become a mainstay on Christian radio. They have toured all over the U.S. and Canada, sharing the stage with artists such as Newsboys, Switchfoot, Lecrae, TobyMac, Jeremy Camp and Francesca Battistelli performing their hit singles, “He is With Us” and “King of My Heart” as well as their latest hit, “The God I Know”, which is from the new album entitled “These Are the Days.” http://www.loveandtheoutcome.com/
Keynote Speaker: Trillia Newbell
Trillia is the author of Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God’s Good Gifts (2016), Fear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves (2015), United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity (2014) and a children’s book, God’s Very Good Idea: A True Story of God’s Delightfully Different Family (September, 2017). Her writings on issues of faith, family, and diversity have been published in the Knoxville News-Sentinel, Desiring God, Christianity Today, Relevant Magazine, The Gospel Coalition, and more. She is currently Director of Community Outreach for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission for the Southern Baptist Convention. Trillia is married to her best friend, Thern, they reside with their two children near Nashville, TN. You can find her at trillianewbell.com and follow her on twitter at @trillianewbell.
Guest Testimony: Melissa Ohden
Melissa is the survivor of a failed saline infusion abortion in 1977. She is on the Board of Directors for the Vitae Foundation, a national organization which uses media to advance a culture of life and she is the founder of The Abortion Survivors Network (ASN). Melissa has authored a book, You Carried Me, A Daughter’s Memoir, which was released in January of 2017. Her story is a testament to the beauty of God’s grace in our lives, the power of love, and the transformational power of forgiveness and in answering God’s call for your life. https://melissaohden.com/