Past Events

14 Jul

Hooray for Grandparents!

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
St. Charles Public Library
1 S 6th Ave.
St. Charles, IL 60174

St. Charles Public Library, Book reading and signing. Visit Event Page to Register.

31 Jul

Lake Geneva Adult Retreat

07/31/2023 - 08/05/2023    
All Day

Multi-talk weeklong retreat on behalf of Lakeside Church of Chicago and Church of Christ Presbyterian

21 Aug

Hooray for Grandparents!

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sunrise Senior Living of Naperville
960 East Chicago Ave.
Naperville, IL 60540

Sunrise Senior Living, Naperville, IL, Talk, Book Signing, and Sharing Stories.  Open to families of residents and prospective residents.

07 Oct

What If God Wrote Your Bucket List?

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
First Christian Church
100 S Lewis St.
Blue Mound, IL 62513

Men’s Ministry event, First Christian Church of Blue Mound. Blue Mound, IL  Dinner, Team Building, Outreach.  Talk and Book signing.  Public welcome. RSVP.

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Speaking Engagements and Guest Appearances


Sandy Cove Ministries, Maryland

100 Huntley Street, Ontario

Moody Pastor’s Conference

Awana International, Team Building

Maranatha Writer’s Conference, Keynote

DadCamp, Kokomo, Indiana

SkyLodge Camp, Men's Weekend Retreat

Rock Island Armory Parents Group

MOPS (Moms of PreSchooolers)

Rotary Clubs International

Thrivent Financial, Dubuque, Outreach

National Coalition of Ministries for Men

National Center for Fathering, Kansas City

Glen Ellyn Bookfest

Men’s Outreach with Kevin Leman

The Harvest Show

Wild Game Dinner, Ramsay, Michigan

Wild Game Dinner, Princeton, Indiana

ICRS, Orlando

NRB, Nashville

CPE, Murfreesboro, TN

Focus on the Family, Colorado

Building Relationships with Gary Chapman

The Debbie Chavez Show

Chris Fabry Live

CCC Men’s Huddle

StoryTelling Arts

Heritage of Truth TV

IRN/USA Network

The Trending Show

Total Living International

CSB Ministries, NY

Stateville Prison, Crest Hill, IL

Building Relationships with Dr. Gary Chapman

Fathering CoMission, Rome, Georgia

Cornerstone TV, Pittsburgh




Salvation Army River Ride

Covenant Life Men’s Retreat, Holland, MI

Horn Creek Ranch, Colorado

Focal Point Ministries, Workshops

Relevant Practical Ministries for Men

Noble Warriors, Virginia

Choice Book Appreciation Lunch -- Bakersfield, CA

Choice Book Appreciation Dinner -- Fresno, CA

Royal Family Kids Keynote, Tyler, TX (Foster Care Fundraiser)

Men's Discipleship Bootcamp

Wildwood Presbyterian Men's Rerteat, Grayslake, IL

Choice Book Appreciation Dinner -- East Earl, PA

Illinois Fatherhood Initiative

Pechakucha, 35 books and counting

2018 Responsible Fatherhood Listening Summit in Washington, DC

Village Bible Church, Sugar Grove, IL, Men's Rally

First Baptist Church Universal City, TX Men's Weekend

Faith Church, Beecher, IL Women's Coffee

The Land and the Book, Moody Radio

Redemmer Fellowship, St. Charles, IL

Northbridge Church, Antioch - MOPS

Kiwanis - Hooray for Grandparents!

Park District Seniors Event - Hooray for Grandparents!


Iron Sharpens Iron events

Springfield, IL
Beloit, WI
O’Fallon, IL
Rockford, IL
Worcester, MA (women’s event)
Moline, IL
Davenport, IA
Cedar Rapids, IA
Champaign, IL
Terre Haute, IN
New Lenox, IL
Grand Rapids, MI
Danbury, CT
Buffalo, NY
Davenport, IA (women's event)
Fredericksburg, VA
Lake Elmo, MN
Long Island, NY
Akron, OH
Reseda, CA
Jacksonville, FL
Burlington, VT
Omaha, NE

Sarasota, FL

Detroit, MI

Uxbridge, MA

Montgomery, AL

Albany, NY



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