Watchmen On the Wall - FRC

Watchmen on the Wall National Briefing Program

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Confirmed* and Invited Speakers

Michele Bachmann

Former Representative (Minn.)—U.S. House of Representatives

David Barton

Founder, WallBuilders

David and Jason Benham

Founders, The Benham Companies

Charles Billingsley

Worship Leader, Shadow Mountain Community Church, San Diego, Ca.

Ryan Bomberger

Founder and President, The Radiance Foundation

Lt. Gen. William Boykin

Exec. VP, Family Research Council, Former Commander, Delta Force

Hernan Castano

Director, Hispanic Church Development, Houston Area Pastors' Council

Carter Conlon

Senior Pastor, Times Square Church, New York City, N.Y.

Dr. Kenyn Cureton

VP for Church Ministries, Family Research Council

Jim Garlow

Senior Pastor, Skyline Church, La Mesa, Ca.

Jack Hibbs

Senior Pastor, Calvary Chapel, Chino Hills, Ca.

Bishop Harry Jackson

Senior Pastor, Hope Christian Church, Beltsville, Md.

Josh McDowell

Founder, Josh McDowell Ministries

Dr. Alex McFarland

Author, Religion and Culture Expert; Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Exploring the World, American Family Talk Radio

Tony Perkins

President, Family Research Council

Todd Starnes

Host, The Todd Starnes Show and Fox News & Commentary

Rep. Mark Walker

(R-N.C.)

11:00 a.m. Registration Opens - Hyatt Regency—Regency Foyer (Ballroom Level)
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. FRC Briefing / Talking Points for Capitol Hill Lobbying - Regency D (Hyatt Regency Ballroom Level)
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. "FROM THE PEWS TO THE PUBLIC SQUARE" — Training Led by American Majority
American Majority will lead this workshop on how Christians can and should get involved in politics. America is in desperate need of a new generation of leaders to step forward to run for office and get involved in the process. Ned Ryun, Executive Director, will provide practical tips on the role of the Church in identifying new leaders and encouraging them to run for office.
1:00 - 3:30 p.m. LOBBYING ON CAPITOL HILL (transportation on your own)
2:15 - 4:00 p.m. Shuttle buses run from Hyatt Regency to Museum of the Bible
3:00 - 6:00 p.m. MUSEUM OF THE BIBLE TOUR — 400 4th Street, SW, Washington, D.C.
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. MUSEUM OF THE BIBLE WELCOME RECEPTION — Gathering Room (top floor)
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. SPIRITUAL HERITAGE TOUR OF THE U.S. CAPITOL - Led by David Barton, Founder, WallBuilders* and Dr. Kenyn Cureton, VP for Church Ministries, FRC* (for those who have never participated) Note: Others return from Museum of the Bible to Hyatt at 8:00 p.m.

 

6:00 - 7:00 a.m. MORNING PRAYER WALK AROUND THE U.S. CAPITOL / DAVID'S TENT
Led by Pierre Bynum, National Prayer Director, Family Research Council*
7:15 - 8:00 a.m. CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST — Hyatt Regency Ballroom
8:15 - 8:35 a.m. MORNING PRAISE AND WORSHIP - Regency Ballroom
Led by Charles Billingsley, Worship Leader, Shadow Mountain Community Church, San Diego, Ca.
8:40 - 8:50 a.m. WELCOME AND INVOCATION - Regency Ballroom
Tony Perkins*, President, FRC
8:50 - 9:05 a.m. A MESSAGE FROM THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
9:10 - 9:25 a.m. A MESSAGE FROM THE U.S. SENATE
9:25 - 9:45 a.m. WHILE IT IS DAY...SEIZE THE COMMON GROUND
Speaker to be determined
9:45 - 10:25 a.m. WHILE IT IS DAY...SEIZE THE COMMON GROUND
Bishop Harry Jackson, Senior Pastor, Hope Christian Church, Beltsville, Md.*
Tony Perkins, President, Family Research Council (Moderator)*
Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.)
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. BREAK
10:50 - 11:10 a.m. WHILE IT IS DAY...SEIZE THE CONVERSATION
Josh McDowell, Founder, Josh McDowell Ministries*
11:10 - 11:50 a.m. WHILE IT IS DAY...SEIZE THE CONVERSATION
David and Jason Benham, Founders, The Benham Companies
Josh McDowell, Founder, Josh McDowell Ministries*
Alex McFarland, Religion and Culture Expert; Author; Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Exploring the World*
Todd Starnes, Syndicated Columnist, FOX News Contributor; Host, The Todd Starnes Show, (Moderator)*
11:55 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. BREAK FOR LUNCH
12:30 - 1:00 p.m. LUNCH
1:00 - 1:20 p.m. WHILE IT IS DAY...SEIZE THE CULTURE
Michele Bachmann, Former Representative (R-Minn.), U.S. House of Representatives*
1:20 - 2:00 p.m. WHILE IT IS DAY...SEIZE THE CULTURE
Michele Bachmann, Former Representative (R-Minn.), U.S. House of Representatives*
Ryan Bomberger, Founder, The Radiance Foundation*
Pastor Jim Garlow, Senior Pastor, Skyline Church, La Mesa, Ca.; Author*
Moderator to be determined
2:00 - 2:20 p.m. SPEAKER (to be determined)
2:45 - 4:00 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

SEIZE THE COMMON GROUND
Pastor Hernan Castano, Director, Hispanic Church Development, Houston Area Pastors' Council*
Bishop Harry Jackson, Senior Pastor, Hope Christian Church, Beltsville, Md.*
Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.)

 

SEIZE THE CONVERSATION
David and Jason Benham, Founders, The Benham Companies
Josh McDowell, Founder, Josh McDowell Ministries*
Alex McFarland, Religion and Culture Expert; Author; Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Exploring the World*
Todd Starnes, Syndicated Columnist, FOX News Contributor; Host, The Todd Starnes Show, (Moderator)*

 

SEIZE THE CULTURE
Michele Bachmann, Former Representative (R-Minn.), U.S. House of Representatives*
Ryan Bomberger, Founder, The Radiance Foundation*
Pastor Jim Garlow, Senior Pastor, Skyline Church, La Mesa, Ca.; Author*
Moderator to be determined

 

SUPPORTING YOUR SPOUSE WHEN THEY STAND FOR TRUTH
Pat Cureton, Wife of Dr. Kenyn Cureton, VP for Church Ministries, Family Research Council*
Lawana Perkins, Wife of Tony Perkins, President, Family Research Council*

4:15 - 5:15 p.m. STATE MEETINGS
7:00 p.m. DINNER AND EVENING PROGRAM - Regency Ballroom (Ballroom Level)
7:00 - 7:45 p.m. Dinner and Special Music
Charles Billingsley, Worship Leader, Shadow Mountain Community Church, San Diego, Ca.
7:50 - 8:05 p.m. Presentation of Watchman Award
8:10 - 8:35 p.m. A MESSAGE FROM FAMILY RESEARCH COUNCIL'S PRESIDENT
Tony Perkins*, President, FRC
8:35 - 8:55 p.m. COMMITMENT AND MINISTRY TIME
9:00 – 9:30 p.m. Dessert Mixer — Hall of Battles, Columbia A & B, Exhibit Hall (Ballroom Level)

 

6:00 - 7:00 a.m. MORNING PRAYER WALK AROUND THE U.S. CAPITOL / DAVID'S TENT
Led by Pierre Bynum, National Prayer Director, Family Research Council*
7:15 - 8:00 a.m. BREAKFAST
7:40 – 8:00 a.m. THE POWER OF PRAYER
Pastor Carter Conlon, Senior Pastor, Times Square Church, New York City, N.Y.*
8:15 - 8:40 a.m. MORNING PRAISE AND WORSHIP - Regency Ballroom
Led by Charles Billingsley, Worship Leader, Shadow Mountain Community Church, San Diego, Ca.
8:40 - 9:05 a.m. THE POWER OF PREACHING
Speaker to be determined
9:15 - 9:35 a.m. THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIP
Pastor Jack Hibbs, Senior Pastor, Calvary Chapel, Chino Hills, Ca.
10:00 a.m. Depart Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill for Old Executive Office Building
10:30 - 11:45 a.m. SECURITY PROCESSING AND WHITE HOUSE BRIEFING (tentative)
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. THE COMMISSION
Lt. General Jerry Boykin*, Executive Vice President, FRC; Former Commander, Delta Force*
12:00 - 12:10 p.m. CLOSING REMARKS AND PRAYER
Tony Perkins, President, FRC*
12:15 p.m. Buses depart for Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill

 November 6, 2017