Rich Wilkerson Jr
Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. is a dynamic communicator with a passion to encourage and inspire this generation. Rich, and his wife DawnCheré, pastor VOUS Church in Miami. VOUS Church is a catalyst of faith, creativity and diversity that celebrates the unique culture of its vibrant city. Every June, Rich and DawnCheré host thousands of young adults at the annual VOUS Conference held at the Jackie Gleason Fillmore Theater on South Beach. He is the author of Sandcastle Kings: Meeting Jesus in a Spiritually Bankrupt World. Rich and DawnCheré offered a peek inside their world with their docu-series, Rich In Faith, a 10 episode feature on the Oxygen network.
Rick Bezet is the founder and lead pastor of New Life Church. With a God-breathed vision to reach Arkansas, Rick began planting churches throughout the state. Today, with more than a dozen campuses and a multitude of worship experiences, New Life Church continues to reach the state of Arkansas with the message of God’s love. Even as more churches are planted, New Life remains one house, fully devoted to the ever-expanding vision of drawing souls to the hope of Jesus.
Rick is one of the founding directors of the Association of Related Churches (ARC), an organization dedicated to planting life-giving churches across the nation. Rick also helps lead Relate, a coaching association focused on helping lead pastors uncover practical solutions, tactics, and strategies, to help break growth barriers and accomplish the vision God has given them.
He lives in Arkansas with his wife, Michelle, and their four children.
Rob Ketterling is the founder and Lead Pastor of River Valley Church, a multisite church that launched in Minnesota in 1995. It has since grown into a thriving church with over 8,500 in attendance across eight campuses and plans for further expansion in the future.
Through his unique and practical preaching style, vision casting and gifts of leadership, Rob encourages people to live out River Valley’s mission of cultivating an authentic, life-changing relationship with Jesus Christ. He is the author of several books including Change Before You Have To and Front-Row Leadership and currently serves on several organizational boards including the Lead Team of the Association of Related Churches (ARC) and the Church Multiplication Network (CMN). Rob loves traveling and spending time with his wife Becca and also enjoys time on the golf course.
You can follow Rob Ketterling on Facebook and @robketterling on Instagram and Twitter.
River valley Worship
River Valley Worship is a collection of artists, musicians and songwriters who are an extension of the vibrant creative culture within River Valley Church. With campuses spread across the greater Minneapolis area of Minnesota as well as an international campus in Swaziland, Africa, River Valley is truly making a global impact.
You can follow them @rivervalleyworship.