Past and Current Speakers


 

 

 
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LOU & THERESE ENGLE

Lou Engle is the visionary and co-founder of TheCall. Lou has fathered and inspired many movements. Over the past 17 years Lou has gathered thousands in stadiums to fast and pray. Lou’s passion is to call young adults into a lifestyle of radical prayer, fasting, and holiness. Lou and Therese pioneered JHOP (Justice House of Prayer) in Washington, DC. Lou and Therese have been married over 35 yrs and have seven children.

 
 
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ROD & MARION HALL

Rod and Marion graduated from Genesis, a two year DTS. They later became youth pastors until Rod attended the Brownsville Revival School of Ministry. After this they moved to New York City and taught at TheCall School of Ministry NYC. They’ve pioneered houses of prayer, directed internships, and have run along side the Engles for the last twelve years. They’ve been married 33 yrs with seven children.

 
 
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RAMANDO & MARCIA MATTHEWS

Ramando and Marcia are the directors of Ekballo School Pasadena and the United House of Prayer at USC. After spending time on the mission fields of Mexico, the Matthews became inner-city missionaries, attending World Impact’s School for Urban Church Planting. Mando and Marcia have been married for 14 years and have four children.

 
 
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CHRIS & SUSAN BURGLUND

Chris and Susan have sown into the foundations of TheCall since it's beginnings. He pioneered in prayer with Lou Engle back in the 80's-90's in California. Then they pastored a church in Seattle, Washington. Later, Chris experienced a supernatural move of the Holy Spirit among grade school children in Kansas City. Later, they hosted a prayer community in Moravian Falls. Chris is very respected in prophetic community and the Lord has greatly used his dreams.

 
 
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PAUL & CHERYL AMABILE

Paul and Cheryl and their family have been involved in the prayer movement since the mid-90’s when they started a night watch at their local church. They helped pioneer the JHOP DC with Lou and Therese Engle and have been working together ever since. Their passion is to see America turn back to God and to prepare. Paul and Cheryl have been married twenty-nine years, have six children.

 
 
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BRUCE & CHRISTY GRAHAM

Bruce was instrumental in starting Perspectives. He has served in the office of the General Director for Frontier Ventures and as a missionary to India for over 15 years. He carries an M.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from M.I.T. as well as a M.A. in Cross Cultural Studies from the Fuller School of World Mission. Bruce has a deep passion to communicate the Biblical story. Christy is joining the prayer movement and the missions movement with informed-intercession for unreached people.

 
 
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LEROY & JEAN DILLON

The Dillons have been married for 40 years, and have three grown children. They served four years with YWAM in Austria, followed by 12 years on staff at Genesis. Leroy and Jeanne were the founding pastors of Christ-Life Fellowship, pastoring there for 13 years. Transforming Hearts Ministries has been birthed out of their commitment to build the foundations of revival through restoration, healing and the discipleship of families. They are located in Redding, CA.

 
 
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DEAN AND JEANIE BRIGGS

Dean is an intercessor, dreamer, teacher who has ministered across the nations of the earth. As a former pastor and church planter, he now serves as chief strategy officer for TheCall. Dean has written several books and co-authored The Jesus Fast with Lou Engle. Together with his amazing wife Jeanie, they have seven sons and one daughter—their Great Eight.

 
 
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DAVE & CATHIE DATEMA

Ralph Winter’s successor, Dave Datema, served for several years as the General Director for Frontier Ventures. Previously, Dave led the INSIGHT program. He grew up as a missionary kid in West Africa and Jamaica. He is an ordained Church of the United Brethren Pastor. He has a Masters of Divinity from Winebrenner Theological Seminary.

 
 
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BRENT & SHARON BORTHWICK 

Brent grew up in the Congo as a Wycliffe missionary kid. He and his wife, Sharon, founded Windword Church and are the apostolic covering to over ten churches around the world. Brent has a deep hunger to see believers move in the power of the Holy Spirit while being firmly rooted in the Word of God. He has ministered in over 30 countries; often with supernatural visions that release God’s glory.

 
 
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DAN & ELISA JACOBSON 

Dan and Elisa have been serving primarily as intercessory missionaries for the last 10 years. God has deposited deep hunger to see revival in America. They believe in the necessity of community and the restoration of the heart of the family to be central to this work. From this place, they want to see prayer, combined with mission transform each sphere of society.

 
 
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BRIAN & MARCELA BARCELONA

Brian travels internationally, sharing the word of the Lord deposited within him, “God wants to save the high schools of America!” Marcela works alongside Brian in One Voice leadership and on America’s campuses. Together, they have seen God do miraculous things all over the nation. They are believing that America’s campuses will have one of the largest revivals ever seen, with millions of students giving their lives to the Lord.

 
 
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HERBERT & LORELEI BARBUTTI

Herbert has been all over the world leading outreaches and planting churches. His heart is for the darkest and most hopeless places to encounter God and see revival amidst the locals. He helped pioneer in Mozambique and has ministered in the Congo. Herbert and Lorelei have a heart to plant missional communities and see another generation of Moravian style missionaries.

 
 
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PAT & EVELYN DONELSON

Pat and Evelyn have a heart for transformation and missions. They are currently laboring with AKONEDAY to see a unified effort to take the gospel of Jesus Christ to every city, town, village, and person in Alaska in one day. Evelyn has served as a worship leader. Pat and Evelyn have pioneered discipleship schools and have a heart for youth to activate their spiritual gifts.

 
 
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SAM & BROOKE CERNY

Sam & Brooke have served as missionaries in Tibet, led TheCall School Institute in Kansas City, and ministered with the Antioch Center for Training and Sending. Sam is a brilliant teacher to equip youth for the mission field with contending prayer.

 
 
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DAVID & AUDRY KIM

David and Audry were marked with prayer from a young age. They are the directors of SAFA in Colorado Springs. Having gone to UC Berkeley and Pepperdine, David & Audry have a huge heart for the youth and universities of America. Their passion is to establish houses of prayer on every campus and region of America, unto a massive harvest of souls and Student Volunteer Missions Movement.

 
 
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NEILL & CHARISSA GIBSON

 Neill & Charissa graduated from Brownsville Revival School of Ministry with a heart for the nations. Neill taught at TheCall School of Ministry, New York City. They have been pioneering a retreat center, missions base, and house of prayer (INHOP, Israel & the Nations House of Prayer) with their nine children in the mountains of North Carolina.