Creating programming for a faith-based audience and looking for amazing Christian speakers to invite to your stage? We are taking the time to spotlight different types of event speakers, and have curated the below list of Christian speakers that will be perfect for your event. Whether you’re looking for inspirational stories of drawing on faith to overcome life’s obstacles or candid discussions of leadership and public service, WSB’s premier voices will make your event shine.
From prominent political leaders to Olympic and Paralympic athletes, to inspirational military veterans — these featured Christian speakers are inspiring audiences around the globe. Don’t see the voice you’re looking for? As always, you can explore more speakers on the WSB website, or contact us to inquire about availability.
Featured Christian Speakers:
Former Head Coach, 2007 Super Bowl Champion Indianapolis Colts And Football Analyst, NBC Sports
The first African-American head coach to lead his team to a Super Bowl championship, Tony Dungy shares with us the importance of goals, integrity, discipline and overcoming adversity.
First Lady of the United States (2001-2009)
Laura Bush, one of the most popular first ladies in history, is a compelling advocate for issues of national and global concern.
Governor of Louisiana (2008-2016)
One of America’s most successful public-sector executives and one of the boldest innovators in health care and education,
Bobby Jindal brings to life the lessons learned from a career in leadership and public service, engaging audiences with in-depth analysis on the hot-button issues of today and his thoughts about the future of our country.
2011 NCAA Wrestling Champion, Recipient of the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance, ESPN ESPY Awards and Author, Unstoppable
Born with one leg, 2011 NCAA Champion Anthony Robles became an unstoppable force in college wrestling who now shares his strategy for success—a limitless belief in self and the motivation to do things other people wouldn’t have thought possible.
Inspirational Adventurers, Lifelong Friends and Achievers of the Impossible
Born a little over 36 hours apart, Justin Skeesuck and Patrick Gray have been blessed with a lifelong friendship. Their lives have been intertwined for 40 years and have brought them many adventures—most notably, their recent 500-mile trek across the vast terrain of Spain. Justin, who lives with a progressive neuromuscular disease and manages life from a power wheelchair, had the urge to tackle the Camino de Santiago or Way of St. James. When asked, Patrick responded with “I’ll push you!”
Director, White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships (2009-2013); Best-Selling Author, The President’s Devotional; Founding Partner, Values Partnerships
Having developed one of the country’s largest networks of faith-based and nonprofit relationships, Joshua DuBois shares with audiences his expertise in creating and leveraging bold initiatives addressing diversity in the workplace, community outreach and development, mobilizing youth, and religion in the public square.
International TV and Film Actor; Stroke Survivor; and Author, True Strength
From his humble upbringing in a small Midwestern town to portraying an invincible demigod on TV, to fighting for his life in a traumatic health incident, Kevin Sorbo takes audiences on a journey through his incredible and harrowing experiences and offers an inspiring message of resilience, hope and faith.
2008 Republican Vice Presidential Candidate; Governor of Alaska (2006-2009)
Known for the meteoric rise that captured the hearts and minds of a global audience, Sarah Palin is a groundbreaker who speaks on today’s issues and her vision for energy independence, national security, fiscal responsibility, health care, education, small government and advancing the cause of special-needs children.
America’s Best-known Olympian
One of the most admired Olympic athletes of all time, Mary Lou Retton inspires us with the characteristics of real-life champions including sacrifice, dedication, attitude and hard work.
2012 Paralympic Gold Medalist
Mallory shares her incredible story of her amazing abilities by winning gold and setting a Paralympic Record in the 50m freestyle. It has been deemed one of the most memorable moments of the London Games, and it inspired many across the world.
Visionary Conservative Leader
A visionary conservative leader, J.C. Watts offers thought provoking views on the future of healthcare, the economy, education and other major issues of the day.
Legendary Football Coach and Analyst, ESPN (2004-2015)
He is called “the greatest motivator of our time,” “the best sports speaker ever,” “the best football coach in 50 years” and “a modern-day Will Rogers.” Lou Holtz is all of these things.
College Basketball Analyst, ABC Sports and ESPN
Probably no one can inspire an audience with enthusiasm and energy and teach us lessons of life and business that transcend athletics better than the inimitable, one-of-a-kind Dick Vitale.
Fighter Pilot, PGA Professional, Patriotic Philanthropist and Author, A Patriot’s Calling: Living Life Between Fear and Faith
An American hero. Major Dan “Noonan” Rooney is a fighter pilot with 3 combat tours in Iraq, a PGA Golf Professional, and the founder of the Folds of Honor. He has served as the motivational speaker for two U.S Ryder Cup teams and is a FOX News contributor. A decorated military aviator, Major Rooney is currently stationed at Tyndall AFB Florida as a member of 301st Fighter Squadron.