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Pregnancy Resource Center
43A South Court St. • Athens, OH 45701

Banquet Information...

* 2015 Liaison Prayer Dessert Date: August 27th, 7p.m.
* 2015 Banquet Event Date: Thursday, September 24th, 7-9p.m. (6:30 Seating begins) *reservations required

2015 Guest Speaker: Marc Newman: Founder & President of Speaker for Life


The Pregnancy Resource Center is pleased to present Marc Newman as the guest speaker of the 2015 Banquet. Dr. Marc Newman is founder and president of Speaker for Life, a training firm dedicated to equipping pro-life advocates with public speaking skills, located in California. He is considered to be one of the top pro-life speaker trainers in the nation.
He is the former Director of Speech and Debate at the University of California at Irvine. Currently he is an associate professor teaching in the doctoral program in the School of Communication and the Arts at Regent University.

Marc has been a featured speaker at the CareNet National Conference, the National Right to Life Convention, Focus on the Family Crisis Pregnancy Center Directors’ Conference, the Heartbeat International Convention, the California Pro-Life Council Statewide Convention, the WELS Lutherans for Life Leaders’ Training Seminar, the Tennessee Right to Life Leadership Conference, and the Birthright So-Cal Conference.

Marc holds a license to preach from the First Baptist Church of Gonzales, Louisiana in the Southern Baptist Convention.

In addition to his pro-life pursuits, Marc gives humorous and insightful presentations on the power of persuasion, both spoken and in the mass media, at national conventions, churches, and for community service organizations. He also heads MovieMinistry.com – a site that helps Christians use movies to reach out to others with the Gospel. In that capacity he has appeared on The O’Reilly Factor and has been cited in Time magazine as well as other international, national, and regional publications. He lives in Vista, CA with his wife, Sharon, and their two sons, Jesse and Joel.

The PRC is Seeking...

Table Hosts:

An individual who will invite seven other people (or 4 couples total) who are willing and able to give to this ministry. The night of the banquet, the table host will inspire conversation and distribute PRC literature.

Financial Underwriters:

A business or individual able to help cover the cost of the Banquet, allowing all donations and pledges given at the dinner to go directly toward the operations and ministry of the PRC.  Unless otherwise requested, all Underwriters will be listed on the Underwriter Honorable Mention Card located at the center of each banquet table and in our quarterly newsletter Compassion.

Banquet Coordinators:

Individuals who are willing to serve in one of the following positions: Program Coordinator, Table Host Captain, Reservations Coordinator, Prayer Coordinator, Printed Materials Coordinator, Media/Video Coordinator, Decorations Coordinator, Videographers/Photographers, Soloists/Instrumentalists, Greeters, Speaker’s Host, and Prayer Dessert & Pastor’s Breakfast Coordinators.


* October is Respect Life Month.