San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This event has been sold out! Join Spirit FM's "Big, Big House Morning Show" host, Abby and 700 of your closest girlfriends on Saturday, September 24th, 2016 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church's Higgins Hall for the 3rd annual Spirit FM Catholic Women's Conference. Women will have the opportunity to attend Reconciliation, Exposition and participate in the Mass with our very own Monsignor David Toups. The day will make you grateful that: “This is my life. This is my faith."
7:30a Registration Open (Breakfast/Vendors)
8:30a Conference Opens
9:00a Sister Ann Shields
9:50a Break with Vendor
10:45a Kelly Wahlquist
2:00p The Celebration of the Mass/ Msgr. Toups
(Timeline and speakers subject to change without notice)
Sister Ann Shields, SGL is an internationally noted speaker and author of numerous books on Catholic spirituality, including: Deeper Conversion, To Be Like Jesus, and More of the Holy Spirit. She currently hosts the popular daily radio program, Food for the Journey.She is a member of The Servants of God’s Love, a charismatic religious community established in the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan, and is a member of the Diocesan Pastoral Council.In September 2012, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI awarded Sr. Ann the Benemerenti Medal for Service to the Church. The Catholic Library Association also awarded Sr. Ann with the Aggiornamento Award, for her outstanding contribution through her books and articles to the renewal of parish and community life. You can hear Sr. Ann each week day on Spirit FM at 5:10am.
Kelly Wahlquist is a wife, mother of three, inspiring Catholic author and speaker residing in Minnesota. She is the Assistant Director for the Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute, founder of WINE: Women In the New Evangelization, and contributing writer for Catholicmom.com. Her new book Created to Relate: God’s Design for Peace & Joy encourages and inspires women to live fully their beautiful God-given gifts for building relationships.
Monsignor David Toups, ordained in 1997 for the Diocese of St. Petersburg, is the Rector of St. Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary in Boynton Beach. He has previously served in parish ministry (former Pastor of Christ the King!), as a seminary professor and dean of students, and as the Director of the USCCB’s Secretariat of Clergy, Consecrated Life, and Vocations. His doctoral dissertation has been published under the title Reclaiming Our Priestly Character (The Institute for Priestly Formation, 2008, revised 2010).
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Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You do not need to have your printed ticket in order to gain entrance to the conference. However, you will receive an "electronic ticket" via your email, and we strongly recommend that you keep it handy in case you have any questions. You may also manage your ticket on the Eventbrite app.
What is the refund policy?
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The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
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When & Where
Spirit FM 90.5
For thirty years, listeners throughout the Tampa Bay area have tuned into Spirit FM 90.5 to enjoy an uplifting, alternative source of entertainment that is safe for their families. But don’t confuse “safe” with boring. Spirit FM is an award-winning station that has been recognized both locally and nationally for the quality of its programming.
2012/ 2014 Gabriel Award-Radio Station of the Year, Religious
2013 Gabriel Award- Entertainment...Local Release—Big, Big House Morning Show
2012 Gabriel Award- Ecumenical & Interreligious...Local Release
2012 Tampa Bay Business Journal “Best in the Biz” Readers Choice Award-Favorite Morning Radio Show
Spirit FM's mission is to communicate Christian truth as expressed in sacred Scripture and by the Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church. Programming is broadcast to "communicate the truth, nourish charity, defend justice, spread joy and foster and confirm among all people that peace which Christ the Lord brings."