the B.A.B.E.s who will be gracing the stage.
(Not all speakers will be in all locations)
Andrea is passionate about teen girls understanding truth, especially when it comes to God and themselves. The truth that God created each person on pupose and for a purpose changed her life and she knows it impacts the lives of girls today. She is the founder of The B.A.B.E. Event ™, author of sixteen books including the recently released B.A.B.E. Books, Beauty Editor of BRIO Magazine, bride of Rev. Dr. Bill Stephens, mom to two Golden Retrievers, and aunt to six really great kids (four are teens!).
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Lisa Velthouse is a freelance writer and speaker who has been working in communications and ministry for over a decade, including two years serving on staff at Mars Hill Bible Church in Grandville, MI. Lisa’s first book was published shortly after she turned 21, and her writing has been noted in Publisher’s Weekly and Focus on the Family magazines. She has been a guest on numerous nationwide radio and television programs, and her travels in speaking have taken her across the United States and abroad. Lisa’s next book, Craving Grace (Tyndale, 2011), is a coming-of-age memoir about grace, fasting, and encountering God’s sweetness. She is married to Nathan, an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps; they live wherever military assignments take them. Read more from Lisa at LisaVelthouse.com.
Take a look at www.trueemotionmusic.com.
Born in Long Island, New York on July 2, 1979 Ayiesha has lived in many different cultures including Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, and Texas. With her childhood also spent being raised in Bermuda, her unique sound is spiced up with Dancehall and Caribbean influences. Other influences include Commissioned, Fred Hammond, Stevie Wonder, Ella Fitzgerald, Lauryn Hill and India Arie. Ayiesha strives to be sincerely transparent in her own writing, to not only make music, but to move her listeners. Read more at http://ayiesha.com/
3Union is an electronic/pop/punk band of brothers who love Jesus Christ and aren’t ashamed to let everybody know it!