Rich Wilkerson Jr.
Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr. is a dynamic communicator with a passion to encourage and inspire this generation.Rich, and his wife DawnCheré, pastor VOUS Church in Miami. VOUS Church is a catalyst of faith, creativity and diversity that celebrates the unique culture of its vibrant city. Every June, Rich and DawnCheré host thousands of young adults at the annual VOUS Conference held at the Jackie Gleason Fillmore Theater on South Beach. He is the author of Sandcastle Kings: Meeting Jesus in a Spiritually Bankrupt World. Rich and DawnCheré offered a peek inside their world with their docu-series, Rich In Faith, a 10 episode feature on the Oxygen network.
Pastor Wendy Perez is the Women’s Pastor and co-founder of The Church LV, which she and her husband Benny Perez founded in 2003. The Church LV is one of the fastest growing churches in the nation. Pastor Wendy, along with Impact Housing, is reaching women caught up in the Las Vegas sex industry through Impact. Impact House is a transitional housing environment for women who want to get off the street and lead productive lives for Christ. With funding from The Church, Impact House is providing a refuge for society’s outcasts by demonstrating the love of Jesus in a tangible way. Pastor Wendy has an ability to minister in both dynamic, prophetic worship and inspirational preaching. Pastors Wendy and Benny are the proud parents of three children and reside in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Erwin Raphael McManus is an author, futurist, filmmaker, and designer. He is the lead pastor of Mosaic Church in Los Angeles, California. Erwin is a speaker on issues related to postmodernism and postmodern Christianity, and also writes and lectures on culture, identity and change, and other topics. He lives in California, with his wife and two children.
Co-Founding pastor, together with his wife Wendy, and the lead pastor of The Church LV, and its campuses in Las Vegas, NV. Since its inception in 2003, The Church has experienced rapid growth and has seen thousands of people become followers of Jesus. Pastor Benny’s influence extends both nationally and internationally as an author and speaker. As a well-known speaker, he travels and ministers to hundreds of churches and conferences each year.
Rev. Samuel Rodriguez is president of the National Hispanic Christian
Leadership Conference. He has been named by CNN and Fox News as
“the leader of the Hispanic Evangelical movement” and TIME Magazine
nominated him among the 100 most influential leaders in America.
Rodriguez recently became the first Hispanic evangelical to pray at a U.S.
Presidential Inauguration and is Executive Producer of the upcoming
feature film, The Impossible, from 20th Century Fox.
Surrounded by the celebrity status and desperation that makes tinseltown infamous, MSC gathers an anomaly of people declaring unapologetic love for their Creator. Led by MSC, these declarations are passionate and hopeful, intense and accessible. Free of clichés and religious jargon, the language of humanity’s sacred songs floats on the wings of freedom offering peace and purpose where notoriety and fortune’s promises fall short. This eclectic and vibrant church community has banded together in a variety of colors and backgrounds, with no shortage of ambition, questions and dreams. They seek to navigate the current culture while intersecting their faith and the creativity that brought them to this city in the first place. Out of their kaleidoscope of stories rises a collection of songs that connect the created to their Maker.
Dynamic, soulful, experimental, and clever, all focused on the heart of a person. With an uncompromising message intertwined with hot rhythms and beats, Los Angeles based, Propaganda, lyrically puts together potent relevant music and poetry that reaches across the spectrum of youth and pop culture. Bringing with him years of classroom teaching and community service experience, he is eloquently bold in the message of each song and never shies away from a strong poetic element in his music. His Subject matter ranges from staying accountable God as well as standing up boldly for one’s faith both in word and in one’s life. Not to mention aggressive battle rap and political awareness.
Evan Craft is a charting Christian singer and songwriter, best known for original praise & worship songs in both English and Spanish. Craft began playing guitar at the age of 12 and was writing his own songs and performing by the time he was in high school. He self-released several albums and EPs and distributed them at shows. In 2014, his YouTube presence exploded, and created a popular demand that allowed him to tour churches and other venues all across Latin America.