REFUEL 2019 Speakers
Men Are the Key to a Church's Success
is the founder and president of On Target Ministries, a Christian outreach to men, pastors, and couples. Prior to founding On Target Ministries, Vince served as the Executive Vice President of Every Home for Christ, a worldwide missions ministry with offices in more than 200 countries. He has been married to his wife Cindy for 53 years, has two daughters and six grandchildren. They reside in Colorado Springs, CO. Vince’s sense of humor and dynamic motivational approach enable him to effectively communicate the principles of practical discipleship and balanced spirituality at home, work, church and community.
Building a Men's Ministry Eco-System
is an ECPA Platinum Award Winning and Best Selling Author of twenty three books for men. His latest book, “Dangerous Good: The Coming Revolution of Men Who Care” (NavPress) will be released in August 2018. As a thought leader and expert on men and culture, Kenny is called by God to revolutionize men’s ministry, free men spiritually, and empower men’s movement worldwide. God is using Kenny to reach over a hundred thousand men each week through the Every Man radio show in Los Angeles and the worldwide LIVESTREAM of his weekly men’s meeting via Every Man Ministries on Facebook. Kenny and his wife Chrissy have been married 29 years, are parents to three awesome millennials, and live in Trabuco Canyon, California.
Building Your Leadership Team
is a husband, father, disciple-maker, outdoor enthusiast, and avid Boston sports fan. After a career in both the business and social service sectors, Brett joined Man in the Mirror in 2000 and currently serves as President. His passion is to make the church relevant to younger men and men on the fringe. He breaks through the resistance that many men feel toward spiritual topics with his use of personal stories and humor. Brett and his wife, Kimberly, live just outside Orlando, Florida, where they have raised a couple of great kids. His latest hobby is riding a mountain bike (sometimes into gator-infested rivers).
has been involved in developing men for over 40 years. His passion is to leave no man left behind on the battlefield of life and to help men flourish. A Californian, Pete founded a PCA church in Orlando, Florida, where he served for 26 years as Senior Pastor. Pete was one of the first speakers on the Man in the Mirror faculty and now is Pastor Emeritus, Executive Director, FORGE, City Wide Ministry to Men in Orlando, Florida. His style combines openness, humor, great stories and strong Bible teaching as he easily connects with men. Pete’s hobbies are working out, hiking 14er’s in Colorado, hunting, and scalloping with family.
How to Effectively Lead a Small Group
has been a pastor at Elmbrook Church since 1984 and most recently moved into a new role as Executive Pastor of Ministries. Besides working with the men of Elmbrook for the past 25 years, he regularly speaks at men’s conferences and consults and leads seminars nationally and internationally, assisting churches in developing local men’s ministries. In his free time he leads the No Regrets Men’s Ministry and is chaplain for the Milwaukee Brewers baseball team. Steve and Colleen have been married for 33 years and have four grown children and two grandchildren.