Josh Blakesley

Josh Blakesley About Josh Blakesley has acknowledged a simple calling: to make music that moves people into prayer and action. Josh and his band mates have dedicated themselves to making quality music for the church and spreading the Gospel. He has led music for 20-plus years at various events, churches, festivals, and conferences, including the…

Joel Stepanek

Joel Stepanek About Joel has been passionately involved in youth ministry for over 10 years and has traveled throughout the United States and world proclaiming the Gospel. He is director of Resource Development for Life Teen and creates engaging youth ministry resources. He is author of two books, The Greatest Job on Earth: Seven Virtues…

Fr. Rick Martignetti

Father Rick Martignetti, OFM About Father Rick Martignetti, OFM, is a Franciscan priest from Boston, Massachusetts, who has spent the last 10 years engaged in campus ministry. He has given it some thought, and the superpower he would most like to have would be teleportation. Invisibility is morally problematic and flying is cool, but it would mean continually scraping dead bugs off your forehead. Teleporting…

Emily Wilson

Emily Wilson About Emily Wilson is a musician and speaker from sunny Southern California. Emily began singing in church at the age of 7, and at the age of 18, Ike Ndolo asked Emily to lead worship with him at her first Steubenville Conference. Emily speaks and sings at events across America and the world and has…

Bob Lesnefsky

Bob Lesnefsky About Bob Lesnefsky serves as assistant director of Household Life at Franciscan University. He has spent most of his life sharing the hope of God’s love with inner-city kids in the nonprofit he started (Dirty Vagabond Ministries). Bob, aka RIGHTEOUS B, is also an award-winning Christian hip-hop artist and speaker, using rap music…