THE RESPONSE: a call to prayer for a nation in crisis

Leadership

Governor Rick Perry

Governor Rick Perry

Initiator of The Response

Texas’ 47th governor, Rick Perry has led a life of public service, starting in the United States Air Force and continuing over two decades in elected office. Governor Perry’s administration has focused on creating a Texas of unlimited opportunity and prosperity by improving education, securing the border and increasing economic development through classic conservative values. Originally from Paint Creek, Texas, the Governor and his wife Anita live in Austin, Texas.


Luis & Jill Cataldo

Luis & Jill Cataldo

Director of The Response/Program Coordinator for The Response

Luis and Jill Cataldo have been partners in ministry throughout their 26 years of marriage. They served in Young Life, a Christian outreach to high school kids, for 18 years and pastored a church in Virginia. They are currently on staff at the International House of Prayer in Kansas City and live there with their two daughters.


Don Wildmon

Don Wildmon

President of host entity, American Family Association

Rev. Donald E. Wildmon is Founder and Chairman Emeritus of American Family Association and American Family Radio. AFA is a pro-family advocacy organization with over two million online supporters and approximately 170,000 subscribers to its monthly flagship publication the AFA Journal.


Buddy Smith

Buddy Smith

Accounting and Legal

Rev. Buddy Smith is currently the Executive Vice President of American Family Association and American Family Radio. American Family Radio has nearly 200 radio stations nationwide that serve to strengthen the moral foundations of American culture. Buddy Smith has been with AFA for 18 years and has been an ordained minister for 38 years.


David Lane

David Lane

National Finance Chairman

David Lane educates and energizes pastors to mobilize their congregations to vote their faith. In 2010 he organized pastor meetings in key battleground states resulting in a significant increase in voter turnout. He often says, "What I do is spiritual. The by-product is political." David and Cindy were married in 1983, have 4 children and live in Thousand Oaks, California.


Wayne Hamilton

Wayne Hamilton

Event Coordinator

Wayne Hamilton is the founding partner of San Jacinto Public Affairs. Hamilton was senior aide to Congressman Joe Barton as well as serving three State Chairmen. He served as Governor Rick Perry’s Executive Director of the 2003 and 2007 Texas Inaugural Committees and currently working with events and consulting for the Governor in Austin, Texas.


Randy & Kelsey Bohlender

Randy & Kelsey Bohlender

Program Coordinators

Married since 1989, Randy and Kelsey have spent their entire adult life in ministry as youth pastors, church planters, pastors and prayer missionaries. They live in Kansas City, Missouri where they serve as prayer missionaries with the International House of Prayer and on the leadership team of TheCall. They are the founders and directors of the Zoe Foundation, which promotes adoption as a positive alternative to abortion, and proud parents to seven children, three of whom are adopted.


Doug Stringer

Doug Stringer

National Church and Ministry Mobilization Coordinator

Doug Stringer is the Founder and President of Turning Point Ministries International and Somebody Cares America/International. As an Asian American, he works with these global networks of churches and organizations to bring hope and healing to their communities.


Jim Garlow

Jim Garlow

National Church Moblization

Dr. Jim Garlow, author, communicator, commentator, historian, cultural observer and Senior Pastor of Skyline Wesleyan Church in San Diego, CA, is heard daily on over 830 radio outlets nationwide in his one minute historical commentary called "The Garlow Perspective".


Alice Patterson

Alice Patterson

Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Oklahoma Church Mobilization

Alice Patterson is the founder of Justice at the Gate in San Antonio, Texas and author of Bridging the Racial and Political Divide.


Dave Sliker

Dave Sliker

National Student Mobilization

David Sliker is a senior leader at the International House of Prayer Missions Base in Kansas City, Missouri, where he lives with his wife, Tracey, and their four children, Riley, Lauren, Daniel and Finney. He is on the board of TheCall with Lou Engle, and is the director of the Elijah Revolution, a national conference and equipping ministry for teenagers.


Congressman Bob McEwen

Congressman Bob McEwen

Governmental Leader Mobilization

Congressman McEwen is an Ohio Legislator, author and international business economics speaker. He resides in Cincinnati, Ohio and Northern Virginia with his wife Liz.


Laura Zavala Allred

Laura Zavala Allred

Student Mobilization

Laura Zavala Allred founded "Captured" in 2004, a ministry for young women, by young women, and she recently launched the Back to Life Movement, a pro-life movement fashioned to amplify the young minority female voice. Laura and her husband Gabriel, who serves as the worship leader at Christ For The Nations Institute, live in Dallas, Texas.


Prayer Coordinators

Prayer Coordinators

Led by Rebekah Ayodele, Co-Pastor of Church of the Nations

Based in Houston, this prayer team of dedicated intercessors is mobilizing prayer networks nationally and internationally for The Response.

Reliant Stadium

Houston

texas

Saturday, August

06, 2011

10am–5pm

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