Port Charlotte – August 24, 2019

    Rex Tignor – Keynote Speaker

    Men's Ministry Trainer - Iron Sharpens Iron Men's Ministry
    Founder, Man Up Ministries - Glen Allen, Virginia

    Rex Tignor has a heart and passion for helping men unlock their God-given potential and helping churches build an effective ministry for men. He is the Men’s Ministry Trainer for the national Iron Sharpens Iron men’s ministry.

    Rex is the author of Living Out of the Rut, Boot Camp for Men, Just Show UP!, and co-author of Be Intentional: Devotional Conversation Starters for Men. While serving as eastern director for People Matter Ministries, he co-authored Why Minister to Men with Dr. Dan Erickson.

        Keith Collins

        Founder, Rise Above Consulting - Author | Speaker | Transformation Coach - Weston, Florida

        “Die Empty: Go All Out” – Helping Men Rise Above

        Keith’s passion is to encourage youth and adults to step out of their comfort zone and push past their self-imposed limitations. He specializes in helping men who have been affected by broken promises and missed opportunities. He helps transformation happen!

            Dave Enslow

            Founder, Next Steps for Men - Sarasota, Florida

            “Grandfathering to Leave a Legacy”

            Dave is the Founder and Director of Next Steps for Men. Dave is passionate about the need to disciple men, having discovered that many of our cultural problems stem from men not being effectively discipled. As a Field Trainer and Seminar specialist, Dave provides leadership training for Pastors and men’s ministry leaders.

                Jeff Friend

                Words of a Friend Ministry - Largo, Florida

                “Even Mighty Warriors Face Challenges at Home and at Work”

                Jeff is an author and speaker whose writing has appeared in dozen of periodicals, websites, and books. After a successful defeat of stage 4 non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2014, he has personally encountered the reliability of Jesus and shares his wisdom.

                    Paul Kelley

                    Regional Team Captain, All Pro Dad – St. Petersburg, Florida

                    “Love and Lead Your Family Well”

                    Paul has a passion for connecting the church with local schools through the All Pro Dad program. Paul will be providing information about starting your own All Pro Dad chapter in local elementary, middle, high schools, and alternative locations such as churches and youth programs.

                        Larry Leak

                        Founder, Just Stand Firm Ministries - Springfield, Massachusetts

                        “Dealing with Anger”

                        Larry has been a leader in men’s ministries for over 20 years. He is currently a speaker for the national men’s ministry, Iron Sharpens Iron. Larry is currently employed as a Reentry Employment Instructor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Hampden County Sheriff’s Department (HCSD). Larry teaches employment to the men, and women in the HCSD facilities, and provides them with the necessary skills so that they will get employment as they reenter into society.

                            Jack Alan Levine

                            Nationally Known Christian Author, Speaker, Addiction Expert, and Businessman - Orlando, Florida

                            “Overcoming Adversity and the Strongholds of Satan”

                            Jack’s unique perspective on life is based on his Jewish heritage, business experience and personal difficulties he went through while living life in the fast lane before he was saved at 33 years old.

                                Sam Mehaffie

                                Founder, Fatherless America - Blue Spring, Missouri

                                “10 Ways To Be a Championship Dad”
                                “Fatherless America and the Church”

                                Sam Mehaffie is an author and speaker on the topic of mentoring. As he travels across the nation, he uses his life experiences and humor to bring a message of hope to hurting hearts and broken lives. A varsity basketball coach for over 15 years, a Court Appointed Special Advocate for boys in family court, a former youth pastor and a mentor the past 30 years, Sam brings a vast knowledge of what God can do to restore lives of all ages.

                                    Dan Wobschall

                                    Director, Gateway to Freedom - Orlando, Florida

                                    “Unspeakable Truth: Porn, Violence and a Sexually Broken Culture & Church”

                                    Dan is the director of Gateway to Freedom workshops for men. These weekend workshops are transformational for men seeking hope and healing from any kind of sexual struggle or stronghold. In 2011 Dan heard the clear calling of God to “tell your story”, this after he found freedom in Jesus Christ from a 30-year addiction to pornography.