Pastor Lori has a heart to see God’s house and His people grow and flourish. In addition to leading Celebration Church as Co-Pastor, she travels and speaks internationally. With a rich ministry heritage and a personal depth in Christ, Pastor Lori boldly inspires and equips leaders to run in their God-given callings.
Her passion for inspiring others to discover their own personal strengths is driven toward impacting the spiritual climate of the greater Austin area and then, the entire world.
Lori’s greatest joys in life are her husband, Joe Champion, and their children–Mason and Caroline, Connor, and Jackson.
Christine Caine has a heart for reaching the lost, equipping leaders, empowering the local church, and championing the cause of justice. Led by Jesus' last command to, "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations..." (Matthew 28:19), Christine travels the world teaching the gospel and inspiring her audiences to connect with their God-given purpose and potential. As director of Equip and Empower Ministries, Christine is an avid believer in the hope-giving power of the local church, and is passionate about the responsibility of the church to rise up and make a difference in the lives of hurting people around the world.
Christine and her husband Nick are the founders of The A21 Campaign, an anti-human trafficking organization with the ambition of abolishing slavery in the 21st century. She has authored five books, including Undaunted and her most recent release, UNSTOPPABLE: Running the Race You Were Born to Win, and Can I Have (and do) It All, Please? but her proudest accomplishment is being Nick’s wife and Catherine and Sophia’s mum.
Priscilla Shirer is a wife and a mom first. But put a Bible in her hand and a message in her heart and you’ll see why thousands flock to her conferences and dive into her Bible study series’ each year.
Priscilla has published numerous books including Discerning the Voice of God, God is Able, the New York Times Bestseller The Resolution for Women and Fervent: A Woman’s Battle Plan for Serious, Specific and Strategic Prayer.
Priscilla has been married to Jerry for 17 years. Between studying and writing, she spends most of her time cleaning up after (and trying to satisfy the appetites of) their three growing boys – Jackson, Jerry Jr. and Jude.
Lysa TerKeurst is the New York Times bestselling author of Uninvited and president of Proverbs 31 Ministries. Lysa and her staff are passionate about teaching the Word of God in ways that get people excited to live the Bible out loud. With their new First 5 app and Encouragement for Today devotions, millions of people are studying God’s Word every day with Lysa and her team.
Lysa still has a crush on her husband Art, who she’s been married to for 24 years. They deeply treasure doing life with their four married kids, one teenager, three dogs and a mouse that refuses to leave their kitchen.