Join us to learn from other diversified guest speakers and expert panelists, Mary Ann Cox, Outreach Minister; Eden Myrrh (International Christian Hip Hop Artist) and more, who will be presenting throughout the “The Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence Project Conferences 2015" to effectively teach, train and motivate Youth ministers; Christian leaders and all attendees (from all denominations and organizations) to effectively promote abstinence to Black and Hispanic women and girls to avoid having sex before marriage and many of the problems that can destroy their lives and the lives of too many children.
Our guest speakers and expert panel will focus on our theme: "ABSTINENCE IS THE CURE!" and address and provide solutions to problems regarding:
You will also have the added benefit and ample time to interact, network, and fellowship during and after the conference with many Christian leaders; ministers; and individuals, as well as speakers and members of expert panel.
Guest Speakers and Expert Panel
Host and Speaker:
Kim Wilson, Founder
The Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence Project
The Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence Project Conferences 2015
"ABSTINENCE IS THE CURE!"
June 13, 2015 - Atlanta, Georgia
About Jaci Velasquez:
Jaci Velasquez is a Contemporary Christian and Latin pop singer and American actress, performing in both English and Spanish.
Velasquez has sold almost five million albums worldwide, recorded three Platinum and three Gold albums, and recorded 16 singles that hit No. 1 plus six more that entered the top 10. She has received seven Dove Awards, including Best New Artist and Female Vocalist of the Year, as well as three Grammy nominations, five Latin Billboard Award nominations, and an American Music Award nomination. Since late 2010, Velasquez has co-hosted a morning radio show with Doug Griffin.
Velasquez is also involved with a number of social issues. A proponent of sexual abstinence before marriage, Velasquez served as national
spokesperson for the True Love Waits campaign. Using her popularity to help other teens take responsibility for their actions and avoid making poor decisions, Velasquez took a realistic view of the pressures teens faced. She promoted this message in her book A Heavenly Place, published in English and Spanish, to help young, Christian women live by their religious principles and give Christian teens advice about making the transition to adulthood with their values intact. Velasquez also took on the role of national spokesperson for the National Christian College Athletic Association, and enjoyed touring colleges to promote a Christian-oriented message to students.
Jaci will be offering a message of support especially for Abstinence for The Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence Project Conference (via video).
Contemporary Christian and Latin Pop singer and American actress
Father Henry Atem
Pastor of St. George Catholic Church
About Father Henry Atem:
Father Henry Atem is Pastor of St. George Catholic Church in Newnan, Georgia. Pastor Atem serves and ministers to a diversity of ethnic groups, including Black, Hispanic and native Africans, and pastors an ethnically diverse church with over 1200 families.
Pastor Atem is originally from Cameroon, West Africa and after completing high school, he and his family moved to Georgia. He attended North Georgia College & State University and the University of Georgia, as well as Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, in Emmitsburg, Maryland, where he earned his Masters in Divinity and a Masters of Arts in Theology with a concentration in Systematic Theology.
Pastor Atem is a strong supporter of abstinence for unmarried females and males of all ages. Because of his abundance of ministry and outreach experience and Biblical knowledge, he helps Christian leaders and ministers to understand the differences in various cultures, beliefs and effective strategies to reach, teach and promote Biblical principles to many different ethnic groups, including Black and Hispanic Americans.
Pastor Atem is also bilingual and travels to various countries around the world to minister and spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Pastor Atem will be making a special presentation especially for The Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence Project Conference about the importance of Abstinence for women and girls at The Dolce Hotel/Conference Center in Peachtree City, Georgia.