"IGNITE 2013 CONFERENCE"
SPEAKERS

DR. PAT FRANCIS

Dynamic, powerful, spiritual, visionary, an astute business professional, humanitarian, caring and understanding are just a few words to describe Pat Francis, the Founding Pastor of Kingdom Covenant Ministries with a weekly attendance of 3,000 in Toronto.

The various innovative and dynamic programs run by her charities are transforming lives and providing solutions for at risk children and youth. Dr Francis has been honored with several awards both in Canada and America for the success of the programs. She sits on the Board of several Christian Networks and is member of the Women Presidents Organization, an international network of women with multimillion dollar companies.

In January 2008, Dr. Francis was appointed as a United Nations Representative (NGO) with influence as a transformational activist to deal with humanitarian issues, systemic poverty in partnership with world leaders. With this appointment her goal is to break systemic poverty as she helps people to create systemic prosperity. Dr. Pat travels the world sharing her message of hope as an international conference speaker.

Her motto is "Charity and Enterprise" is backed by her mantra "Prosperity with purpose and wealth creation for His cause.” At the end of the day her personal mission to serve God, serve others and make her world a better place prevails in everything she does. She is an author and TV host with her weekly program "Good News with Pat Francis".

Dr. Pat possesses a unique ability and gift to engage with all people regardless of their status or station in life. With great humility she draws them to believe in the transforming power of God.

Charities:
Pat Francis Ministries
Kingdom Covenant Ministries
Kingdom Covenant Leadership Institute
Kingdom Leadership Network
Kingdom Covenant Academy (primary and high)
Solutions For the Poor
Covenant Garden Estate
Acorn to Oak Youth Services

Businesses:
Elomax Capital

Member Organizations:
Women Presidents’ Organization

APOSTLE KIMBERLY DANIELS

Kimberly Daniels is the founder of Spoken Word Ministries, Kimberly Daniels Ministries International and Word Bible College. Spoken Word Ministries (North) is an inner-city, multi- racial church with a vision to reach the lost for Jesus Christ. The church is a spiritual hub that trains believers and equips them to fulfill the call of God. In July 2009, God expanded the church vision by starting a new work in the Ft. Lauderdale area.

Kimberly Daniels Ministries International is an apostolic outreach to the nations. The ministry imparts and activates the saints in warfare and deliverance. The foundation of warfare and deliverance has provided a launching pad for victorious living in the lives of many.

The key word for the fruit of KDMI is "radical transformation". Kimberly Daniels has a unique ability to bring deliverance to homosexuals, HIV/AIDS victims, drug addicts, convicted felons and others with hard cases in hard places.

Word Bible College provides Christian education and training for students around the world. The Midnight Cry is a discipleship program and operates under the covering of Word Bible College. Through the MNC hundreds of students have been personally trained by Apostle Daniels and released into the mission field. The Commanders of the Morning Ministry provides newsletters and prayer alerts to approximately 40,000 intercessors around the world.

Kimberly Daniels was the fastest female sprinter in junior college in the nation and in the military around the world. Later, she spiraled into a lifestyle of prostitution and drugs. Since the miraculous intervention of Jesus in her life, she shares her testimony globally. She is a graduate of Florida State University where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology. Kim’s educational efforts have awarded her a Master’s Degree in Christian Education and a Doctorate in Christian Counseling.

Kim’s ministry endeavors have taken her to countries such as Hong Kong, Malaysia, Croatia, Japan, Germany, Canada, Trinidad, Barbados, Bahamas, South Africa, England, Venezuela, The Dominican Republic, Costa Rica and many more. She is the author of eight books including Clean House Strong House which is noted as a Best Seller and was nominated for the Christian Retailer’s Choice Award under the charismatic category. Other books have also been listed as top twenty best sellers in the African American market.  For the past ten years, Kim has written columns for Charisma Magazine, one of the largest Christian periodicals in the world. 

In 2012 she was also elected to the position of Jacksonville, Florida city councilwoman.



PROPHET GRACE KAPSWARA

Pastor Grace is an International Conference Speaker with strong prophetic anointing. She and her husband Pastor Kudakwashe Kapswara serve under Bishop Tudor and Pastor Chichi Bismark as Pastoral Oversight of the Married Couples Ministry in New Life Covenant Church in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Pastor Grace and her husband are the founders of His Wings Ministry which is a compassion and outreach ministry seeking to evangelize and empower the less privileged. She and her husband reside in Harare and are blessed with their two lovely children  Upendo and Kuziwa.  





APOSTLE KGOMOTSO STAGE

Kgomotso is a national icon, an inspirational life transformation motivational speaker that delivers fresh and crisp revelation with such high level of anointing. She is an Apostle, a prophet an incredible teacher and a popular life coach. She is standing speaker of the popular poplar women conference and has inspired so many women globally along with other world heavy weights.  

This phenomenal visionary delivers key note of transformation, opportunity, possibility, hope, and life in abundance. She specialises in life transformation, trauma counselling, healing and deliverance. Her spiritual work extends beyond the borders of Africa to the nations as she is called to the nations. She travels globally inspiring woman and pulls large crowds as her message appeals to a greater audience.  

She is very passionate about Leadership Development, Economic Empowerment with kingdom principles. She is the force alongside her husband (Apostle Stage Stage), in transforming lives to become what God has called you to be. Her life coaching sessions are dynamic and refreshing. As the visionary she is the founder of I Arise woman foundation that gave birth to Talitha Koum Girl I Arise organisation.  

As the mother of this generation she strongly believes in affecting and impacting to the coming generation. As a debtor, she has realised that life coaching and mentoring is very vital for the wounded society hence the so called lost generations. Her fresh messages of hope and the crisp revelations have brought life, sense and direction to living a purpose driven life.  

Moving to the corporate happened naturally as a passion, Inspiring teams, groups is a joy as she puts it and it’s enormously fulfilling!

They are blessed with 3 beautiful children, 2 girls and a boy: Victory, Palesa and Stage Junior.  

Apostle Kgomotso is strategically aligned with the International Ministries of Prophets and Apostolic Churches Together (I.M.P.A.C.T) under the leadership of Apostle John Eckhardt.


APOSTLE GREG HOWSE

Greg Howse is the senior leader of Cornerstone Christian Center, a multi-ethnic, cross-cultural congregation in the south suburbs of Chicago.  He has been leading this local church since 1982.  Cornerstone’s constituency is African-American, Caucasian, and Hispanic/Latino.  He was commissioned to function as an apostle in July, 2001.  

Greg comes from a family of preachers.   He graduated from U.C.L.A. in 1975 with a B.A. in Political Science.  His apostolic ministry assignment is the facilitation of leadership development among ministry gifts and local churches.  He has a sense of responsibility for encouraging the building and development of local church governmental ministry.  

Greg is the founder and president of Sharpening Stone Ministries International.  SSMI is designed to equip leaders for advancement in spiritual strength and ability.  The Sharpening Stone Group is a network of leaders led by a team of seasoned leaders.  This team has seen the tremendous need in leaders from many different streams to be coached and instructed in the shaping of leaders and local churches with an apostolic and prophetic emphasis.  

Greg and his wife, Karen, were married in 1978.  They have a daughter, Christine, a son-in-law, George; a son, Jonathan.  They have two granddaughters, Alexis Christine and Hannah Christine and one grandson, Caleb George. 


APOSTLE MELVIN THOMPSON

Apostle Melvin Thompson III is a strong apostolic and prophetic leader that God is raising up in this season to release present truth to the nations. He flows under an unusual and powerful prophetic anointing that will bring breakthrough and restoration to the unreached, the wounded, and rejected. Apostle Thompson, led by the Spirit of God, started All Nations Evangelistic Church with a word from the Lord that said “take My Word and My Spirit to the nations.” On March 12, 2006 they held their first service with no members but a Word from the Lord. God directed him to build a church that operated under apostolic order Kingdom authority, rather than man-made religious traditions.

All Nations is a culturally diverse congregation that consists of Black, Jamaican, white, young and old, where the unconditional love of God is demonstrated to all. They have increased in membership and continue to experience remarkable growth. An historic inner city Lutheran church was purchased a couple years to accommodate the increase. God provided a miracle for this building to “paid in full” shortly thereafter. The congregation has now purchased a new building, where the church continues grows exponentially.

Apostle Thompson is also the Founder of All Nations Apostolic Network (ANAN), a leadership forum and apostolic network that facilitates apostolic relationships with ministry leaders across ethnic, denominational and cultural barriers. ANAN provides apostolic covering, accountability and training for itinerant ministers, emerging leaders, senior leaders and senior pastors. A number of churches in the Dominican Republic are also under the apostolic oversight of Apostle Thompson.

He has a passion to apostolically preach and teach God’s Kingdom agenda, and to help leaders who are stuck in traditional church settings, equipping them to deal with the struggles that accompany being pregnant with vision, yet handicapped by tradition. You will often hear Apostle Thompson say “it’s nothing personal, it’s a Kingdom thing.” Apostle Melvin Thompson III and his beautiful wife Tashya, who also is an anointed apostolic and prophetic voice God is raising up in this season, have three wonderful sons, Alex, Quney, and Melvin IV, and live in Harrisburg, PA. They are also affiliated with the Chicago-based IMPACT Network under the leadership of Apostle John Eckhardt. You can contact Apostle Thompson by email at apostlethompson@comcast.net for more information about the church, or for invitations for him to speak at your conference, church or event.



APOSTLE NEIL ISSACS

Apostle Neil Isaacs is the Director of IMPACT Network Southern Africa with his wife Prophetess Rozanna. They are the Overeers of City of David Apostolic Worship Centre in Queenstown, Western Cape, South Africa. Apostle Isaacs is a tremendous visionary, strategist, apostolic pioneer and successful Kingdom entrepreneur. He and his wife have pioneered the largest Christian school in the region, and are also the region’s biggest employer. Among their greatest achievements in business, he and his wife also build the largest indoor shopping mall of that part of the Western Cape costing close to $50 million USD. It opened in October 2012 with almost 100% occupancy. Apostle Neil teaches and connects business leaders in Africa and has an incredible grace of wealth transfer upon his life. He is an apostolic father to many apostles and prophets, and travels globally imparting his grace to many regions.



APOSTLE ROBERT SUMMERS

Robert Summers is the Apostle, CEO and Senior Visionary Leader of Authority of the Believers Ministries, Inc. a thriving equipping center strategically located in Columbus, Ohio.

Known by many as “papa-postle,” Apostle Robert has a father’s heart to activate and release sons and daughters into their destiny through prophetic impartation and bold apostolic teaching. He is an activator in the spirit and instigates change in believers by releasing an extreme, bold, apostolic grace that challenges religious and traditional mindsets, evil systems, and demonic networks. Through his ministry many have discovered a liberty and freedom that enables them to operate at a higher capacity in every area of their life. As an kingdom educator he focuses on empowering people by providing the tools they need to take dominion on the earth. He teaches advanced life application skills and ministers to the complete man.

Apostle Robert has a dynamic deliverance ministry and is extremely effective in liberating the spiritually and emotionally abused through teaching, training, power, and demonstration. He is the author of a potent and effective Deliverance Training Manual, designed to equip believers, pastors, and ministries in the area of deliverance.

Utilizing the experience he gained as a banking and Wall Street vice-president, Apostle Robert founded the United Strategic Apostolic Network. This network of individuals, churches, and marketplace leaders is committed to bringing regional transformation and creating a cultural shift toward Kingdom values by engaging the various sectors of society and by unifying of the body of Christ.

Apostle Robert recently launched “The New Breed”, an educational platform and equipping model designed to fully equip the 21st century believer for the work of ministry in the church, the workplace and the marketplace. The New Breed combines the entrepreneurial mindset with innovation and that has a demonstrable and measurable bearing on individuals, families and organizations.

A native of Chicago, Illinois, Apostle currently resides in Gahanna, Ohio. He and his wife Dixie have been married for 31 years. They have seven children and eight grandchildren.



APOSTLE IVORY HOPKINS

“One Clear Cut Agenda To Teach Balanced Deliverance Across The Nations”  

Luke 4:18: The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised,    

Apostle Ivory L. Hopkins is the founder and overseer of Pilgrims' Ministry of Deliverance, Inc. in Georgetown, Delaware, which he and his wife, Evelyn, founded in 1983.  Apostle Hopkins travels extensively throughout the United States and foreign countries ministering in his own special, unique way resulting in thousands of changed lives. He flows powerfully in the ministry of  Deliverance, the Prophetic and in Church structure.

Apostle Hopkins holds a Masters of Christian Ministry Degree from Chesapeake Bible College and Seminary in Queenstown, Maryland. He has authored several books on deliverance and various other Christian topics. He is also Chancellor RDU of East Coast (Rapha Deliverance University).

In addition to traveling, ministering and writing, Apostle Hopkins owns and operates a church bookstore, CD and DVD  media ministry, he is also featured on a number of Internet Radio Broadcast  www.omegamanradio.com/  and www.fellowshipofdeliveranceinternetradio.com. oversees several churches and is on the advisory committee for many others.

Apostle Hopkins is married to Evelyn Cooper Hopkins and has been bless with two children, Ivory and Jacqueline.    

Pilgrims Ministry of Deliverance • P.O. Box 81 Harbeson • Delaware 19951
For Seminars, Services and Workshops Contact: Evelyn Hopkins 302-542-2047
www.pilgrimsministry.com • evelynhopkins54@comcast.net • ivoryhopkins@comcast.net.



PROPHET TIMOTHY ALDEN

Pastor Timothy J. Alden is the founder and senior pastor of City of Praise Christian Church located in Los Angeles, CA. Having served in ministry for 25 years, he is a spiritual father and mentor to many. His zeal for praise and worship and his accuracy as a prophet to this generation have made him a sought after conference speaker.

Pastor Timothy was born again and spirit-filled early in his youth. As God continued to mature and develop his ministry, He connected him with spiritual parents who would cover and nurture his giftings. He received training under the leadership of the late Apostle William T. and Apostle Veter Nichols of New Covenant Life Ministries in Port Huron, MI, and Apostle Ellis Smith of Jubilee City Church in Detroit, MI.

Upon receiving his ordination in 2002, he received the call to relocate from Detroit, MI where he had lived all of his life to Los Angeles, CA.  Soon after relocating he began to lead Bible Studies and Prayer Meetings both on his job and in his home. Being first and foremost a worshiper, he desired to raise up a company of Davidic worshipers who understood the importance of true intimacy with God. As a result, he began holding services entitled “A Call to Worship”. This eventually led to the formation of City of Praise Christian Church, where he has served as Senior Pastor for 10 years.

City of Praise has become the training ground for world changers, and is noted for its intense Praise and Worship, and its relevance toward those called to infiltrate the entertainment industry.  The Church carries the burden of the Lord for urban revitalization and world transformation.

Pastor Timothy flows under a threefold anointing of Pastor, Prophet and Psalmist, and carries a passion for youth and singles.  His testimony and stand for purity and holiness drew national attention with articles in both People and Charisma magazines. Obeying the mandate to raise up a standard for future generations, he has been blessed to see many lives miraculously transformed by the anointing God has placed upon his life.


 



MUSICAL GUESTS

PHIL TARVER

Singer, songwriter, arranger and prophetic psalmist, Phil ministers in expressive exuberant worship. He has served as Minister of Music And Fine Arts of Valley Kingdom Ministries Int'l and worship leader of the award-winning group Shekinah Glory, ministering in conferences throughout the US, Peru, Brazil, and the Caribbean








ATMOSPHERE OF HEAVEN

MISSION STATEMENT: Reconciling the body of Christ through the Word & Music, overcoming all racial, gender, age and denominational barriers with an understanding that we were all called, created and uniquely gifted to reproduce the Atmosphere of Heaven on earth.  

WE ARE: A group of worship leaders with diverse musical backgrounds from different cultures committed to changing the lives of others through the Word & song.. Coming together with one passion our goal is to unite the Body of Christ across denominational, racial, gender, age, and every other wall that has been used to divide us! We believe that music is an integral part of this process.

We are dedicated to developing musicians and singers, transforming them into minstrels and psalmist, committed to exuding the atmosphere of heaven wherever they go, and influencing transformation and reconciliation within their sphere of influence and beyond!  

We are allowing God to work in us to produce a sound that draws diverse cultures, ethnicities, age groups, denominations, etc and brings all these people together to accomplish the plans and purposes of God, to draw men and women to the heart of God, and to initiate justice ( apprehending God’s disposition towards the broken.. Bishop Joseph Garlington)  

Atmosphere of Heaven is everyone who has accepted the call to carry His Presence wherever we go, everyone who understands that the Spirit of Christ resides in us, and that we are “called, created and uniquely gifted to reproduce the Atmosphere of Heaven” all day every day, changing the lives of those we come in contact with!  

Website:  atmosphereofheaven.com
Facebook:  facebook.com/aohworship







PREPARING THE NEXT GENERATION CONFERENCE

These sessions are for both youth 16 and over, plus Youth Leaders up to age 25. The theme will follow that of the conference theme IGNITE 2013 with speakers focusing on “Fanning the Flame” and preparing the next generation for revival and glory.


Speakers

 

Joseph Huggins

Ministry, PTNG (Preparing The Next Generation). They have worked with teens for almost 20 years, fulfilling the call of God on their lives working in tandem to bring the truth of the Gospel to young adults. The Huggins currently resides in Chicago, where they have raised three wonder children.










Timothy Alden

See Bio Above













Melvin Thompson

See Bio Above











Toni Nunn

Toni Nunn is an ordained Prophet of Crusader’s Ministries of Chicago under the leadership of Apostle John Eckhardt.  As a member of Crusader’s, she has served in the Youth Department, Evangelism Department, core leader in the Young Adult Ministry, leader in the Intercessory Prayer Department, and  a leader in the Prophetic Company. Toni has also traveled throughout the United States and abroad ministering with many Apostolic and Prophetic teams speaking, “What Thus Saith the Lord.” Toni’s biggest passion is to pray the heart and will of the Father. She loves to pray with compassion, strength, faith, boldness, and without making apologies to the enemy. She also carries a mantle of the shepherd, having a compassion for God’s people and a listening ear to the hurting, bruised and wounded. Toni is a leader among leaders, and yet her humble nature, generous personality, and warm smile allows her to be a bridge builder to all generations.





Rodney Savage

Apostle Rodney L. Savage is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Great Lakes Kingdom Ministry in Muskegon, MI. Blessed with a fierce, bold and uncompromising delivery, Apostle Savage fervently expounds on the word of God by his total dependence on the Lord, a passion for souls, and his determination to hold fast to integrity. The radical, preaching and teaching style of Apostle Rodney has transformed the lives of many of men, women, and children.

Apostle Savage has a tremendous anointing on his life to train and raise up leaders. As an Apostolic Father he has birthed many sons into the ministry and has prepared them to receive their spiritual inheritance in the earth. His life work has been to assist believers in reaching their full potential in God and to complete everything God has required them to do.

Apostle Rodney has been called to preach the Kingdom agenda and to help other church leaders who are stuck in traditional settings. He has been positioned by the leading of the Holy Spirit to equip leaders to deal with the struggles that accompany being pregnant with vision, yet crippled by tradition.

Apostle Rodney received his ministry license in 1999 and has served in ministry as a minister, elder and assistant pastor. 2008 was a year of transition and promotion for Pastor Savage. He was ordained before the church as an Apostle of God by Apostle John Eckhardt of Crusaders Church in Chicago, Illinois and Impact Network. God has continually used Apostle Savage’s confrontational style of preaching to grow a healthy, multi-aged, Kingdom-advancing membership.

Apostle Rodney is the devoted husband of Shavaun Savage and the father of 3 beautiful children: Trea, Kammaria, and Rodney Jr.




Melvin Perry

Melvin Perry, an ordained teacher at Crusaders Church, has a burning desire to see churches, cities, and nations ignited and transformed by the power of God. When in college, he was involved in campus ministry, leading prayer and evangelistic outreaches often. Melvin has made it his lifelong mandate, to give believers a kingdom of God worldview and a heart to see the supernatural in their daily lives.  He is fulfilling this mandate, by teaching at various local churches, and demonstrating the signs of the kingdom. Melvin Perry currently serves as a team leader in PTNG, Crusaders Church Youth Department. He also functions as a deacon and is heavily involved in the evangelism department at Crusaders Church.







Marvin Perry

Marvin Perry is a man on a mission to see his generation burn with an unwavering love for Jesus and devotion to the gospel of the Kingdom. He centralizes his message around Habakkuk 2:14 “For the earth shall be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea.” Marvin believes that the glory that Jesus manifested on the earth can also be experienced by every believer, in every nation of the earth. Marvin Perry currently serves as an ordained prophet & deacon at Crusaders Church, under the leadership of Apostle John Eckhardt & Prophet Wanda Eckhardt. He serves faithfully as a team leader in the Crusader’s Church Youth Department, Preparing The Next Generation (PTNG), and also as a team leader in the Crusader’s Evangelism Department.






Michelle McClain

Michelle McClain is one of God’s chosen Kingdom Prophets and she carries a strong apostolic spirit. There is a powerful, prophetic creative force in her mouth that sets lives on the course God originally ordained for them. Michelle cries loud and spares not. Her voice is an end of the age trumpet and also the voice of roaring lion, springing from the thickets, causing his prey to be petrified. The anointing on her life breaks the powers of darkness and sets the captives free, releasing them into a life of fruitfulness. Michelle has passion to empower a generation to exercise the authority of the Kingdom in every arena of life. God has anointed her to mentor, teach and train many sons and daughters so they can fulfill their destinies in the earth. Michelle has traveled to over 40 nations and several cities in the U. S partnering with senior church leaders to release strategies that advance the Kingdom of God in their territory. She has conducted schools of the prophet that have activated thousands in the art of hearing the voice of God. Michelle has dedicated her life to developing strategic alliances with apostolic leaders that build New Testament churches to bring a regional and global impact. Michelle currently serves as Director of Prayer Ministry on the staff of Crusaders Church under the leadership of Apostle John Eckhardt. She is also one of the house prophets and apostolic team leaders at impact network. She is the Charisma House author of the book Prophetic Advantage. Michelle resides in the city of Chicago along with her beautiful daughter Eboni.




Kalan Laws

Kalan D. Laws is an entrepreneur, educator, public speaker, author, and one of the foremost developmental minds of our generation. He graduated from the University of Houston-Downtown with a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus in English and Biology. He currently is the young adult ministry Managing CEO at Windsor Village UMC and previously was active as team lead and developed the curriculum for the Upfront boys ministry. In 2012, Kalan earned his Master’s in Public Administration with a concentration in International and Developmental Administration from the Barbara Jordan/Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University. Kalan’s greatest accomplishment was achieved on January 2, 2009; the day that his best-friend, Kira, became his wife! She is his reason...





Jamal Miller

Jamal Miller is a graduate of Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, TX and now holds a Bachelor’s degree in Practical Theology with a concentration in Youth Ministry. He has been in full time ministry going on 8 years from pioneering a high school bible study to youth pastoring, and coordinating a young adult ministry with a weekly attendance of over 1,000. He now currently is the Student Ministries Pastor at All Nations Worship Assembly in the City of Chicago, and also is a Site Coordinator for an after school program for Chicago Public Schools. Jamal has a passion to see the young and old come into alignment with their God ordained purpose to fulfill their destiny on the Earth.








Eboni Berry

Eboni Berry is a world traveler with a heart for missions and children. Eboni attends University of the Nations which helps expands her global worldview. She has traveled to over 12 nations & 20 states preaching, teaching, and training others on the song of the Lord and becoming vessels of love to a broken & hurting world. 








Rick Fair

Evangelist, Psalmist, and Worshipper: “I was created to WORSHIP; this is what I was born to do”. Rick is an ordained Evangelist and the Prophetic Praise and Worship leader at Kingdom of God Ministry, located in Benton Harbor, Mi., under the faithful leadership of Apostle Darryl & Pastor Renee McElroy. He is also a recording artist of the music group TTO (The Takeover Music Group) out of Chicago, IL. He has been married for 17 years and they have two beautiful anointed children.









Thyketha McCarter

Thyketha was raised and trained in the gifts of the spirit in Crusaders Church of Chicago under the leadership of Apostle John Eckhardt. She displayed the gift of music at age 7, and later played drums for the church. She now serves under the leadership of Apostle Daryl O’Neil. An ordained deacon, her passion is to reproduce that which God has entrusted in her. She teaches young adults in the Christian Education Class and serves on the music ministry team.