Restore 2020: March 17-22
Pattie Mallette: MOTHER OF JUSTIN BIEBER March 17 at 7 PM
Abuse/Bad Decisions/Second Chances. Most people only know her as Justin Bieber’s mom, but Pattie Mallette has had an incredible journey of her own. Many people have heard of her son’s rags to riches triumph. A few know she was a teen mom who had to overcome a drug and alcohol addiction. Even fewer know the rest of her story.
Pattie will share with the world the story of an abused girl who felt abandoned and unloved. Of a teenager who made poor choices. Of a young woman who attempted suicide and could hardly bear to believe that God would ever care for her. One who messed up, got pregnant, and got a second chance. Every person who hears her story will be encouraged by her example that what was once broken can become whole.
Pattie’s story will inspire attendees to believe that even in the darkest of places, there’s always hope. For those who feel unlovable, there’s always love. And for those who believe they’re a lost cause, there’s always room for another chance.
Kylie Bisutti:Former Victoria’s Secret Model March 18, 2020 at 7PM
Former Victoria’s Secret Model
Walked away from modeling for Christ!
Kylie Bisutti is a former Victoria’s Secret Runway Angel. At 19, she beat out 10,000 other girls to win a modeling contract with Victoria’s Secret. But after realizing her life long dream, she could not reconcile her new career with her decision to follow Christ. She made the decision to quit modeling for Victoria’s Secret and decided to become a role model for young girls struggling with attention from a skewed self image. Come hear how God changed her life from Tragedy Into Triumph!
Justin Wren: UFC/MMA Fighter March 19, 2020 at 7PM
Addiction Meets Christ
Almost a decade ago the world got to know Justin Wren through his successful mixed martial arts career in the UFC – from starring in the Spike reality show “The Ultimate Fighter,” to becoming a dominating force in the heavyweight division, to his MMA record of 15-2. Today, the world knows this 6-foot-3-inch, 265-pound fighter for the size of his heart. Following a six-year struggle with addiction and depression in his early career, Justin stepped away from MMA to seek out purpose and passion for his life. What he found was a forgotten tribe of Mbuti Pygmies deep in the jungles of the Congo, beaten down by economic enslavement, disease, and hopelessness. Through his Fight for the Forgotten initiative, 1,500 members of this formerly enslaved people group are now free and flourishing on 3,000 acres of their own land with access to clean water and their own farms.