Courageous SEPT-25-26-2020



Lisa Bevere

Lisa Bevere has spent nearly three decades empowering women of all ages to find their identity and purpose. She is a New York Times bestselling author and internationally known speaker. Her books, which include Adamant, Lioness Arising, Girls with Swords, and Without Rival, are in the hands of millions worldwide. Lisa and her husband, John, are the founders of Messenger International, an organization committed to developing uncompromising followers of Christ who transform their world. Messenger International has given away nearly 20 million resources in 106 languages.

Lisa Bevere

Chad and Julia Veach

Chad and Julia Veach are the Lead Pastors of Zoe Church in Los Angeles, California. Julia now leads the women’s movement HER within the Zoe Church community and often travels to speak. Chad is best known for his humorous, faith-filled and joyous approach in presenting the message of Jesus and is the author of two books. Julia and Chad have four beautiful children: Georgia, Winston, Maverick, and Clive. Their daughter Georgia’s story has captured the attention of the world. Since she was diagnosed with a rare brain disorder in 2012, thousands have stood with Chad and Julia and shown their support.

Sandy Ross

In addition to being a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, Sandy Ross is a dynamic teacher of God’s Word who passionately wants people to experience the goodness of God through obeying His Truth. More than 20 years ago, God planted the vision for Women of Excellence Ministries in Sandy’s heart. Today she serves as the founding pastor of this fruitful ministry that reaches hundreds of women every month. Women of Excellence is the women’s ministry of Summit Christian Center, where Sandy and her husband Randy have faithfully served since 1984.

Sandy Ross
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Cindy Godwin

Cindy Godwin is your event hostess! If you’ve ever met her, you know she’s a true inspirer who passionately cares about people. Her heart’s desire is for people of all ages, races, genders, and backgrounds to discover who they are in Christ and know they are chosen to be part of God’s awesome plan. Cindy is married to Rick, and together they pastor Summit Christian Center in San Antonio, Texas. They are exceptionally blessed to have two grown daughters and two precious grandchildren.


Friday · September 25th, 2020


Doors Open

7:30 pm

Event Starts

9:00 pm


Saturday · September 26th, 2020

8:15 am

Coffee with Guest Speaker

9:15 am

Morning Sessions Kick-Off

12:00 pm


1:00 pm

Afternoon Session Kick-Off

3:00 pm


5:00 pm


Chosen Kids

chosen babies

Chosen Babies

Childcare for your baby begins at 2 months old through 4 years old. We provide a safe environment and well trained staff and volunteers to take care of your little one while you have fun at Chosen!


Chosen Kids (5 – 11)

We provide childcare for your kids from ages 5 to 11. We will have fun activities and various learning opportunities for them while you enjoy the conference! Children will be put in classrooms according to their age group and have a fun filled weekend so you can too!

Enrollment: $40 per child (includes meals!)


Every year, we’re so grateful to our vendors for helping us make the Chosen conference possible. The application for 2020 vendors will be available in June. If you have any questions before then, feel free to contact Nicola Wanke at

Thank you!