Bring Ann Bernard to your church, stage, event, or boardroom. Ann is an avid traveler and adventurer! She shares her testimony and splendid stories to inspire, motivate, and rejuvenate people to place their trust and faith in the Lord. There’s no one else quite like Ann Bernard — the Marine Officer, nomad, and author brings an impeccable attitude, vigor, and joy to her presentations that command attention and leave audiences excited to obey God and grab all that life has to offer. Her passion, humor, and energy are guaranteed to motivate and inspire your audience. Ann aims to empower, spread hope, and offer people a wake-up call to find and believe in their callings – she then arms them with the tools to have the courage to go ahead and pursue God’s will.
All speeches can be customized to meet a church or organization’s needs and requirements. Speeches are 45-60 minute long (30-40 minute long for younger audiences).
Area of Expertise and Topics
Title: The Courage To Obey and the Rewards
Description: This is a great presentation for new Christians or more mature Christians who have stopped relying on the Lord. Ann shares the highlights of her testimony from what drove her to her knees (failures upon failures), the initial change God made, the struggles she experienced dying to self, the confusion of the direction her obedience took her–to growing her faith, digging for courage to remain faithful, and learning to find the rewards and blessings through it all. The audience walks away with renewed faith and understanding that God is constantly working on our lives, although, we might not see or understand how. Ann teaches her audience to see value in the long haul journey with Christ and to learn to stay obedient and faithful.
Title: Adventuring With the Lord
Description: Do you want to hear from the Lord? Do you want to get closer to Him? Where did Jesus go to pray and be with the Father? He went into the wilderness and desert — but is that still an effective way to speak with the Father today? In this adventure fill presentation, Ann shares the times and places where the Lord spoke to her, and the factors that prepared her to hear what He had to say. The audience will leave ready to embark on an adventure with the Lord for quality time in His presence.