Heather KhymAbout Heather has been serving in ministry for over 25 years and has a passion for evangelization, discipleship, and creating an environment for people to have a personal encounter with God. She attended Franciscan University, where she studied theology with a concentration in catechetics and met her husband Jake. In 2005 they started Life…

Peter Herbeck

Peter HerbeckAbout Peter Herbeck is the vice president and director of missions for Renewal Ministries. For the past 30 years, he has been actively involved in evangelization and Catholic renewal throughout the U.S., Canada, Africa, and Eastern Europe. Peter is a co-host for the weekly television programs The Choices We Face and Crossing the Goal.…

John Beaulieu, CCO

John BeaulieuAbout John Beaulieu has worked in the Christian Outreach Office of Franciscan University since 2003 and serves as the director of Evangelization and Engagement. A graduate of Franciscan University, John has served in ministry for over 30 years. He spent two years serving with NET and 19 years as a parish youth minister. A…

Mary BielskiAbout As the founder of ALL4HIM Ministries, Mary Bielski has spoken to over 200,000 teens around the nation at high school and young adult retreats and conferences, including Steubenville Youth Conferences, Life Teen-Inspiration, L.A. Congress, and parish and diocesan rallies. Mary talks on a variety of topics including conversion, prayer, the Holy Spirit, sacraments,…

Kris Frank

Kris FrankAbout Kris Frank attended Franciscan University and graduated in 2008 with a degree in catechetics and theology with a youth ministry concentration. He has been a part of youth programs in Pennsylvania, Florida, and Texas. He now serves as vice president of Vagabond Missions in Steubenville, Ohio, where he lives. Kris also has been…

Fr. Joseph Espaillat

Father Joseph EspaillatAbout Father Joseph A. Espaillat II is a priest of the Archdiocese of New York. Growing up in Manhattan, he learned to speak three languages: English, Spanish, and Street!  He loves ministering the sacraments: celebrating the holy sacrifice of the Mass, hearing confessions, and proclaiming the Word of God.  He loves working with youth and helping them encounter Christ.  Father J…

Fr. Dave Pivonka

Father Dave Pivonka, TORAbout Father Dave Pivonka, TOR, is a well known and popular speaker. He is the author of several books including Hiking the Camino: 500 Miles with Jesus and Breath of God. He also produced The Wild Goose, a video series on the Holy Spirit. Father Dave’s most recent project is a new documentary on St. Francis of Assisi titled Sign of…

Bob Rice

Bob RiceAbout Bob Rice desires to share the love of God using every talent with which he has been blessed. He is an internationally known speaker, acclaimed musician, inspirational teacher, and innovative writer. Bob received his PhD in Evangelisation from Liverpool Hope University and currently is the director of the Master of Arts in Catechetics…