Speakers By Topic

Speakers By Topic
David Burke

Topics: Author, Evangelism and Discipleship, Leadership, Men, Poverty, Youth and Young Adults

The Youth Ministry Audit - equipping youth workers with innovative ideas.

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Mark Hanlon

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion International Staff, Compassion's Ministry, Global Poverty, Leadership

Sr. Vice President of Global Marketing & Engagement, Compassion International

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Jeremy Kingsley

Topics: Author, Evangelism and Discipleship, Leadership, Youth and Young Adults

Don't read the Bible to finish — read the Bible to change.

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Sidney Muisyo

Topics: Child Labor, Culture and the Church, Education, HIV and AIDS, Africa Issues and Poverty, Leadership, Malaria, Sociopolitics, Violence

Sidney Muisyo is Compassion International’s Regional Vice President for Africa, covering a territory that spans 8 countries. The work of Sidney and his staff impacts the lives of over 446,000 African children and more than 1,800 community churches.

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Doug Pagitt

Topics: Author, Evangelism and Discipleship, Leadership

Social and theological entrepreneur — focusing on postmodern culture, social systems and Christianity.

Dan Perkins

Topics: Christian Ministry, Leadership, Men, Personal Growth, Spiritual Growth

A native of Northern California, Dan went to LIFE Pacific College in Southern California, then toured three years with Jeremiah People, became a booking agent for Christian Artists Agency and continued to perform in regional musical theater where he met his wife of 27 years, Joy Lynn.

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Dwight Robertson

Topics: Author, Evangelism and Discipleship, Leadership

Gifted communicator — challenging Christians to the role of laborership.

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Emily Sarmiento

Topics: Global Poverty, Holistic Child Development, Leadership, Leadership Development

With an advanced degree in international development leadership and 15 years in ministry leadership roles, Emily Sarmiento uses her personal experience to encourage and equip other leaders.

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Efrem Smith

Topics: Author, Evangelism and Discipleship, Leadership, Marriage & Family

Storyteller, preacher, teacher — a passion to see people find reconciliation in their relationships with each other and in their life's journey with God.

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Wess Stafford

Topics: Author, Child Advocacy, Compassion International Staff, Leadership, Poverty, World Health Issues

Wess joined the staff of Compassion International in 1977 and worked with the ministry, both overseas and at headquarters. He served as President for 20 years.

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Michelle Sheba Tolentino

Topics: Child Advocacy, Child Labor, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Human Trafficking, Leadership, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: The Philippines

Co-founder and President of Made in Hope, a nonprofit organization that restores hope and crafts a future for exploited women and children in Asia Pacific.

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Richmond Wandera

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Leadership, Malaria, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Uganda

Senior pastor of New Life Baptist Church in Kampala, and the Founder and Director of Pastors Discipleship Network, a nonprofit that serves, equips and trains thousands of pastors across East Africa.

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