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Dr. Ben Carson

Dr. Ben Carson

U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD); raised mainly by his mother from age 8 on; experienced poverty growing up in urban Detroit; attended Yale and University of Michigan Medical School; became world-renowned neurosurgeon; was the first person to successfully perform the first separation of twins conjoined at the back of the head.



Barry Corey

President of Biola University; go-to spokesperson for faith issues in a post-Christian culture; Fulbright scholar; lived in Bangladesh where he researched educational programs for children in poverty; author of Love Kindness: Discover the Power of a Forgotten Virtue.


Tonier Cain

Founder and CEO of Healing Neen; former prostitute and crack addict, arrested 83 times with 66 convictions; her transformation story was featured in Ebony; now a trauma care expert who trains public health providers; lectured at Yale and delivered a keynote speech to the United Nations. 


Stuart Briscoe

Modern-day patriarch of the Christian faith; former Bible teacher at Caprenwray Hall in northern England; lead pastor for 30 years of Elmbrook Church in Milwaukee; international evangelist; co-host of Telling the Truth, a 30-minute teaching broadcast on 500 radio outlets.


Jill Briscoe 

Modern-day matriarch of the Christian faith; former city outreach worker in Liverpool; executive editor of Just Between Us, a magazine for pastors’ wives; has ministered in 100 countries; author of more than 40 books, including Barefoot in My Heart and Out of the Storm and into God’s Arms.


Everett Piper 

President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University; nationally recognized defender of intellectual freedom; recipient of the Jeane Kirkpatrick Award of Academic Freedom; regularly featured on national television and talk radio; author of Why I Am a Liberal and Other Conservative Ideas.


MKE Worship 

Followers of Jesus from across Milwaukee who are pastors, vocalists, instrumentalists, writers, and artists; their goal is to encourage and strengthen the Church through worship events.


Modern Day Cure 

Worship band from Nashville by way of Saginaw, Michigan; winner of Big Ticket Festival’s Indie Band Competition; has shared the stage with Newsboys, Kutless, J.J. Weeks Band, and others. 


Also invited:

  • Joe Batluck: President, Adult and Teen Challenge
  • Bobby Watts: CEO, National Healthcare for the Homeless Council
  • Nan Roman: President, National Alliance to End Homelessness
  • Jim Betts: General Secretary, Salvation Army NY Divisional HQ
  • Zuzana Filipkova: Board Chair, European Association of Urban Missions
  • Clarence Shuler: President, Building Lasting Relationships


Other platform guests have tentatively committed but are not included in this material because the nature of their position will not allow confirmation or public notice until much closer to the event.