About the Special Guests
Brian and Jenn Johnson
Brian Johnson was raised by his parents, Bill and Beni Johnson, to make worship and praise before God his life’s greatest pursuit. He is a founder of Bethel Music, and has produced seven albums, which have influenced the culture of worship in many churches around the world. Brian facilitates an atmosphere of faith in worship and pursues fresh expressions of God’s heart through his songwriting. Brian has written anthems such as “One Thing Remains”, “Love Came Down”, “You Have Won Me”, & “For the Sake of the World”. Brian’s song, “One Thing Remains,” was awarded #1 song for ASCAP Christian Music as well as the 2013 #1 Radio Single.
Jenn Johnson is a worship leader and songwriter with Bethel Music. Brian and Jenn’s debut album, Undone, was released in 2001, and Jenn has since been featured on all Bethel Live albums as well as The Loft Sessions and Tides. Jenn is committed to raising up worshippers who will take hold of their true identity and pursue intimacy with God above all else. She is an outspoken advocate of living a lifestyle built on vulnerability, faithfulness and connection to community. She and Brian reside in Redding, California, with their three wonderful children.
To learn more about Brian and Jenn Johnson, visit bethelmusic.com.
Christine is a lover of Jesus, wife to Nick, and mum to Catie and Sophia. She travels the globe preaching, teaching, and advocating for justice. Powered by hot, extra-dry, skinny, cappuccinos, Christine is a lover of words who speaks too fast, talks too much, and writes it all down. She and her husband Nick founded A21, an anti-human trafficking organization that fights slavery around the globe. Christine has a heart for freeing captives, both physically and spiritually, but ultimately it comes back to her primary focus: building the Church.
To learn more about Christine Caine, visit www.christinecaine.com
Kris Vallotton is the co-founder and overseer of the Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry in Redding, California. He is the Senior Associate Leader at Bethel Church, Founder and President of Moral Revolution, Inc., and an international conference speaker. He and his wife, Kathy, have trained, developed and pastored prophetic teams and supernatural schools all over the world. They have been happily married since 1975 and reside in Redding, California. They have four children and eight grandchildren.
To learn more about Kris Vallotton, visit krisvallotton.com.
Eric Johnson co-leads Bethel Redding alongside his wife Candace. They have been married for nearly 18 years and have 2 teenage daughters. They often find themselves looking for reasons to be active and to be outside enjoying what God created. Eric is a 6th generation minister. Eric began his ministry career as a youth pastor in Weaverville, California. He is author of Momentum: What God Starts Never Ends and Christ in You: Why God Trusts You More Than You Trust Yourself.
To learn more about Eric Johnson, visit www.bethelredding.com.
Darlene Zschech is an internationally acclaimed worship leader, composer, pastor and speaker. Although Darlene has achieved numerous gold albums and her songs have set the stage for many modern worship movements. Darlene’s success simply stands as a testimony to her life’s passion for serving God and people with all her heart. Alongside her husband Mark, they are the Senior Pastors of Hope Unlimited Church (HopeUC) on the Central Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Many years ago Mark and Darlene made a life commitment to do whatever they could to bring answer and relief to human suffering. One of their great joys in life has been to work with Compassion International, serving the world’s poorest of the poor children.
To learn more about Darlene Zschech, visit darlenezschech.com.
Well known worship leader, Kari Jobe has been using her gifts to lead people into God’s presence since age 13. From the beginning, she never imagined that she would be nominated for a GRAMMY®, win multiple Dove Awards or be praised by the New York Times.
Kari has dedicated her life to minister to people who are broken, and to impart a deep desire for them to lead them to the cross. Through her music she shares the message that “When you get down to the very bare bones of worship, it is about us being thankful for the cross and magnifying the name of Jesus above all names.” Her greatest accolade has always been, and always will be the opportunity to reflect Christ.
To learn more about Kari Jobe, visit karijobe.com.
Bishop Joseph Garlington
Bishop Joseph L. Garlington, Sr., PhD is the Senior Pastor of Covenant Church of Pittsburgh, a multiracial and cross-cultural community of more than three thousand members, which he founded with his wife, Barbara, in 1971.
For more than two decades, Covenant Church has been a model for racial healing and reconciliation for Reconciliation! Ministries International, an International Network of Churches and Ministries, INC, for which he is the Presiding Bishop. Reconciliation! Ministries spans the globe in representation with nearly a thousand congregations worldwide.
To learn more about Bishop Joseph Garlington, visit bishopjlg.com.
Dawna De Silva
Dawna De Silva is the Founder and Co-Leader of Sozo, the international healing and deliverance ministry, which was birthed at Bethel Church. Whether training people for Sozo ministry or ministering prophetically, she releases people, churches and cities into new vision and freedom. No matter how traumatic the wounding, Dawna ministers with authority and gentleness, imparting hope and healing.
To learn more about Dawna De Silva, visit www.dawnadesilva.com.
Ben is the Prophetic Ministries Director at Bethel Church in Redding, CA where he, along with his wife, Heather Armstrong, equip the Church and Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry in becoming world changing revivalists. Through teaching and preaching, he equips people with the skills and tools they need to bring the Kingdom of Heaven to earth. He has a passion to see individuals fully equipped in living a prophetic lifestyle as well as walking in the revelatory gifts. Ben has a passion for such things such as: the pursuit of God’s presence, seeing worship reach new heavenly realms, dreams and interpretation, healing and living a prophetic lifestyle.
Along with being a wife, mother and co-pastor, Heather is a gifted photographer who has a successful photography business and also runs classes at Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry. Heather is a strong communicator and she operates in a high prophetic gifting and partners this with her creativity to capture the heart of those she works with. Heather says, “Revival isn’t revival until it shows up in our homes!“
They have three amazing children; Connor, Kira and Madison. Ben, Heather and their children are passionate about living the Kingdom and bringing the supernatural in their family life and equipping others to do the same.
To learn more about Ben Armstrong, visit bssm.net.
Havilah is a wife, mom and author and has been in full-time ministry for over 18 years. She has traveled throughout North America and beyond speaking at conferences, retreats, church gatherings and events. Havilah believes today is the church’s finest hour if we choose to live with passion, purpose and power. Havilah and her husband, Ben, reside in Redding, California, with their four young sons. They currently serve together as the Directors of Moral Revolution.
To learn more about Havilah Cunnington, visit havilahcunnington.com.
Jeremy Riddle is a songwriter and worship leader at Bethel Church. Jeremy attended Anaheim Vineyard throughout his teens and later joined their staff as a youth pastor and worship leader. In 2007, Jeremy released his first full-length album, Full Attention, and is known for his song, Sweetly Broken. Jeremy has written many songs on Bethel Music albums, such as Furious, This Is Amazing Grace, Fall Afresh, God of the Redeemed and One Thirst.
Jeremy carries a passion for God’s presence and his worship leading stirs up hunger, freedom, and adoration towards the Lord. In addition to leading worship at Bethel Church, Jeremy continues to minister regionally and internationally. He and his wife Katie have five children and reside in Redding, California.
To learn more about Jeremy Riddle, visit bethelmusic.com/artists/jeremy-riddle.