Lisa Bevere has spent nearly three decades empowering women of all ages to find their identity and purpose. She is a New York Times bestselling author and internationally known speaker. Her books, which include Adamant, Lioness Arising, Girls with Swords, and Without Rival, are in the hands of millions worldwide. Lisa and her husband, John, are the founders of Messenger International, an organization committed to developing uncompromising followers of Christ who transform their world. Messenger International has given away nearly 20 million resources in 106 languages.
Hosanna Wong is an author, pastor, and spoken word artist sharing stories of freedom and hope around the country year-round. Her teachings are rooted in her upbringing on the streets of San Francisco, her first-hand experiences with loss, hope, and redemption. Her desire is to see lives restored through the truth and power of Jesus. Hosanna is the Associate Teaching Pastor at EastLake Church in the San Diego area and the Executive Director of Calvary Street Ministries, an outreach bringing hope to the homeless in San Francisco. Under the name Hosanna Poetry, she has released spoken word albums Maps, Boots, & Other Ways We Get There and Figless and has authored books I Have a New Name and Superadded. When not on the road, she and her husband Guy, a pastor at EastLake Church, can be found living simple, superadded lives, grilling chicken wings and gardening too many plants.
Bianca Juarez Olthoff
Bianca Juarez Olthoff is a Jesus-loving, bible-teaching speaker and author inspiring today's generation to discover meaning and purpose in Jesus. Author of Play with Fire: Discovering Fierce Faith, Unquenchable Passion, and a Life-Giving God, Bianca shares of the love and transformative power of Christ through her distinct style and strong storytelling. As a church planter and leader alongside her husband Matt at The Father’s House Orange County church in Anaheim, California, Bianca is on mission to proclaim the gospel domestically and internationally. Her heart is to mobilize people to live out their fullest potential, operate in their greatest passion, and fall in love with Jesus daily. She and her husband live in Orange County with their two kids and wonder dog. For more information, follow along on social media or visit www.biancaolthoff.com.
Will there be childcare available?
While families are extremely important to us, there will not be childcare available during the conference. Please make proper arrangements for childcare at that time. We do encourage attendees to share childcare costs with other attendees to minimize out of pocket costs.
Do I have to register now or can I register at the door?
We anticipate reaching capacity prior to the conference. Knowing that, we recommend you register early as we may not be able to offer same-day registrations.
I am not a member of Seacoast. May I still attend?
Absolutely! We encourage everyone who wants to grow their faith to attend Chosen. Not only do we want you to come, but we hope you’ll bring friends.
Can I transfer my registration to another person?
Yes! Please email your name, the name of the person taking your registration and their email address to email@example.com. Please note that we are unable to give refunds but will help you transfer your registration as best we can.
Are scholarships available?
More information coming soon.
Is parking available at the venue?
Yes, we have parking on-site.
When and where do I pick up my registration packet?
Your registration packet and conference materials will be available for pick-up the day of the conference as early as 5pm. You will need to check-in at the Seacoast Mount Pleasant campus to receive your materials.
Will food be available?
On Thursday evening, there will be snacks at the After Party. Food trucks will be on-site to sell lunch during the Friday lunch break.
Will resources be available for purchase at the conference?
Yes, there will be an option to download some of the main sessions. There will also be Chosen merchandise available at the Seacoast Bookstore.
Is Wi-Fi available at the Seacoast Church campus?
Yes, free public Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus.
I've misplaced my conference ticket. What do I do?
Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have your confirmation email resent to you inbox.
I’m interested in becoming a sponsor for Chosen. Where can I get more info?
For current sponsorship opportunities, please email our marketing director, Ali Leavitt at email@example.com.
Still have questions?
Feel free to each out to our team at firstname.lastname@example.org.