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About the Conference

Relentless is a Catholic Family Conference brought to you by World Ablaze Inc. & Possibility Productions. It is intended to serve the family as a whole with a faithful experience that includes inspiring talks on relevant issues from a Catholic perspective, music and fellowship and above all the sacraments (Reconciliation, Eucharistic Adoration & Mass).

Conference Theme

The theme this year  is “The One”. This a two fold focus on the “one” lost sheep and the “One” True Shepherd. The conference speakers and their talks will be focused on conversion.

Date & Time

The conference will be held Saturday February 16th, 2019 from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm.

Ticket Price

Advance Purchases are as follows:

  • Adults (17+) $40
  • Children (12-16) $15

Same Day Registration

  • Adults (17+) $50
  • Children (12-16) $25

**Ticket price includes light breakfast and lunch.

Location

The conference will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church in Turlock, CA. Please see map of location below.

Ministry Team

We are pleased to bring you high caliber and quality speakers and worship leaders to provide the vibrant and inspiring faith experience you need!

Lizzie Reezay

Lizzie Estella Reezay is a 24-year-old cradle Protestant and a 2016 graduate of the prestigious Pepperdine University. Lizzie is a YouTuber phenomenon as the host of Lizzies Answers with more than 400 videos boasting in excess of 35 million views since 2011. Born to protestant missionary parents, Lizzie lived the first few years of her life in Russia and developed a huge passion for reading the Bible and Prayer as a member of the Churches of Christ. Everything changed when she began reading intently into the Early Church and discovered the writings of the Church Fathers and a Christianity that even in the 1st and 2nd Centuries “looked Catholic.” In 2018, to her own astonishment and that of more than 200,000 subscribers, she was received into full communion with the Catholic Church. Visit www.lizziesanswers.com.

John Pridmore

John Pridmore grew up in the east end of London. At the age of ten, following his parent’s divorce, he started getting into trouble and found himself in a young offenders prison. By his 20s he’d become a violent East End gangster well acquainted with the capital’s criminal underworld. He lived the classic gangster lifestyle of cash, women, sports cars, designer clothes and luxury apartments. One night outside a nightclub, he nearly killed a man…. then something extraordinary happened.

He went from a life of darkness to working with Mother Teresa of Calcutta and helping young people in the Bronx escape from gang life and discover the gifts and talents they had to live productive and healthy lives in society. His true-crime biography From Gangland to Promised Land has become an international best-seller and is available in many different languages.

John currently lives in Ireland and in the past 22 years has spoken to over three million people worldwide, giving talks at conferences, universities, schools and prisons. He shared his testimony  with 500,000 young people at the World Youth Day in Sydney.

 Visit www.johnpridmore.com

Kelly Nieto

For 35 long years, Kelly wanted nothing to do with God. She was an agnostic “New Ager” who participated in séances and used psychics on a regular basis. Jesus, Christianity, and Faith were things that Kelly shunned, and even made fun of at times.

But God had a different plan for Kelly! After a life-changing conversion and vision from God in 2000, Kelly was called to create and produce Cross & Light, an international, critically acclaimed musical and multi-sensory video experience of Jesus’ death, resurrection and the coming of the holy spirit on Pentecost touring nationwide.

Kelly has spent the past 18 years sharing her hilarious con-version story from life on the road as a Miss America runner- up and Talent Winner, opening act for Garth Brooks, and visionary New Age Princess to finding peace and purpose in her life as the mother of 5 amazing children and Executive Producer of Cross & Light.

Visit www.crossandlight.com.

Christine Watkins

Mrs. Christine Watkins, MTS, LCSW, formerly an anti-Christian atheist living a life of sin, began a

life of service to the Catholic Church after a miraculous healing form Jesus through Mary, which saved her from death. She is a popular Catholic author and inspirational speaker with twenty years’ experience as a spiritual director, licensed counselor, and parish mission leader.

She has hosted her own shows on Catholic radio and television and been featured on many others. Before her conversion, she danced professionally with the San Francisco Ballet Company. Mrs. Watkins is the author of Full of Grace: Miraculous Stories of Healing and Conversion through Mary’s Intercession, Transfigured: Patricia Sandoval’s Escape from Drugs, Homelessness, and the Back Doors of Planned Parenthood, and Of Men and Mary: How Six Men Won the Greatest Battle of Their Lives. Christine is the founder of Queen of Peace Media. She currently lives in California with her husband and two sons. Visit www.queenofpeacemedia.com

John Sablan

First and foremost, John Sablan is a devoted husband to his wife Nichole and father to his three beautiful children Brya, Keoni and Miko.

Called to spread the Gospel, John Sablan is a dynamic, engaging and inspirational Catholic speaker and evangelist who has moved the hearts of many. A rising talent, John takes his unique style and dynamic presentation to conferences, retreats, workshops, young adult and high school events as a retreat master, speaker and master of ceremonies inspiring those whom he encounters to live a more fervent and deeper faith. 

 By the grace of God, John overcame multiple forms of abuse and their effects in his life, and is dedicated to breaking the vicious cycle of the “culture of death” and committed to helping others find their purpose and identity in the God who loves them.

A late revert to the faith, John has caught fire for the love of Jesus Christ and His Church. He is the co-founder & President of World Ablaze Incorporated, an apostolate inspired by his call to the Dominican spiritual life of the Order of Preachers, where the mission is to help make disciples of Jesus Christ by engaging the world with the fire of God’s love.  

Visit www.johnsablan.com or www.worldablaze.org.

Brian Kravec

Emcee

Brian is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Possibility Productions, a 501(c)(3) faith event evangelization apostolate in service of the Body of Christ.. He’s a cradle Catholic, husband and father who recently retired from a twenty-five year career as a California Correctional Peace Officer. Having worked nose to nose with incarcerated men and women in an environment often referred to as the “belly of the beast”, Brian humbly considers himself living proof that God truly can do the most extraordinary things through His most ordinary and broken creatures. Hence, the scriptural motto for Possibility Productions…”but with God all things are possible.” – Matthew 19: 26

He has served the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno on the Board of Directors for KNXT Catholic Television. Brian is a contributing writer for CatholicMom.com founded by bestselling author, Lisa Hendey. Recently, Brian has broadened his media experience by filming special episodes of U-Turn and Mary My Mother for Shalom World TV.

​Brian is also a 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus. He and his wife are consecrated members of the Militia Immaculata, a worldwide evangelization movement founded by St. Maximillian Kolbe in 1917 that encourages total consecration to the Blessed Virgin Mary as a means of spiritual renewal for individuals and society.

Adoration | Reconciliation | Mass | Eucharist | Evangelization

ARMEE Ministries is here to introduce you to Jesus Christ and to invite you into a deeper relationship with Him. Everyone is searching for something to fill their soul.  At ARMEE, you will discover God through His people, His Sacraments of Eucharist and Confession and start to see your life transformed by His presence.

Each Monday at 7:30pm, we meet for fellowship, spiritual formation, and worship at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church in Turlock, California. Following an inspiring speaker, Mass/Communion service or the Rosary, we have Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and prayer with live praise & worship music. When a priest is available, we also have the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Please join us for “the person who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness.” – Ecclesiastes 2:26