This is the Conference You've Been Waiting For
Due to COVID-19, Accelerate Conference was postponed in 2020. Stay tuned for our upcoming conference dates in 2021. We cannot wait to worship and dive into God's word together in the future. Until then, we stand TOGETHER and we will OVERCOME this unprecedented season in our world.
ABOUT ACCELERATE CONFERENCE
Are you ready to take your spiritual journey to the next level? Prepare to Accelerate to the next level and experience freedom, restoration and inspiration like never before. Accelerate Conference brings together hundreds of women from all walks of life and different parts of the country for a three day gathering led by powerful ministers and worship leaders. All proceeds benefit Life Recaptured, a Brevard County based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to helping survivors of sex trafficking discover their value and identity in Christ and step into the freedom they were created for.
Join us as we launch Accelerate Conference and learn more about Life Recaptured's mission to end sex trafficking, enjoy special sessions of preaching and worship. NOTE: Child care is not provided.
She is clothed with strength and dignity; She laughs without fear of the future.
About Our Speakers
Brandy Crisafulli, Founder and CEO of Life Recaptured
Brandy Crisafulli has been a champion for victims of abuse, neglect and those in physical and emotional pain for over twenty years. She has had this burden to facilitate this work with housing for these ladies and children, this is Life Recaptured.
Brandy had an abusive Father that wreaked havoc in their home and only through her strong faith in God and his grace did they even survive. Choosing to never have a victim mentality her heart for those in pain has given a tremendous sense of empathy. As the founder of Life Recaptured she is creating a haven, a safe place, for fellow survivors. Life Recaptured is a place where they can be freed from the tethers of abuse, shame and pain. Brandy and her staff love and nurture them and help them to “recapture” their dreams and aspirations or allow to dream for the very first time!
Brandy is passionate about equipping our residents spiritually, emotionally and physically to step out in to the world and be viable members of society and to help others who have suffered similar types of hurt and abuse. As an advocate for survivors everywhere, she is dedicated to being a voice in the fight!
Xzondra Bergman, Director of Outreach to Educators, Life Recaptured and Owner/Operator, Xzondra Helene Skin Care & Cosmetics, LLC
Xzondra Berman is a graduate of the University of Central Florida where she received a Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interpersonal / Organizational Communications. She is currently attending Liberty University where she is pursuing her PhD. in Criminal Justice.
While attending graduate school in pursuit of her passion for social sciences, she launched a career in skincare and cosmetics. That led her to a ten year plus trajectory of holding management, marketing, and educator positions within prominent organizations in the Spa, Skincare and Cosmetic Industry. Thereafter, Xzondra embarked on Xzondra Helene Skin Care and Cosmetics, where she provides face and body skin care treatments in a relaxed private setting. She enjoys providing her clients with a mind, body, and spirit time out in a hideaway from life stressors. Leaving them feeling refreshed, renewed and motivated. Xzondra’s passion and mission, is to continue to have dialogue on the issues of the heart, while increasing the significance of a health and wellness balance in one’s everyday life.
Nancy Turpin, Associate Pastor & Worship Leader
Nancy Turpin has been in full time ministry for over 40 years. She and her husband lead Westcoast Church Assembly of God in Englewood, Florida, where she has launched successful youth and young adult ministries, as well as serves as Director of Operations. Nancy is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God and has always been passionate and fearless in her desire to help men, women, youth and children discover their true identity and purpose in the Lord.
Nancy has overcome a multitude of challenges and abuse as a child, allowed God to miraculously restore a once tumultuous marriage, survived miscarriages, cancer, and more. She and her husband have planted and led ministries in Florida and beyond and each season has uniquely prepared her to bring the good news of the gospel everywhere she goes. She powerfully operates through spiritual gifts to help individuals step into complete freedom and healing in their body, mind and spirit.
Lorrie Colee, Women's Minister
Lorrie Colee has worked in women's ministries for over 20 years and has a passion for abused and hurting women of all ages. Lorrie has worked as a Guardian ad Litem volunteer and continues to mentor teen girls. She is a certified Biblical Counselor (Liberty Bible Institute), who uses her Biblical training and love for the WORD OF GOD to counsel and love others to Christ.
Lorrie’s life started out rough and after years filled with “hidden anger, unforgiveness & bitterness” she accepted Christ and her heart began to soften. She was then able to offer forgiveness to the person who had hurt her most. Lorrie has been set free to minister and live a life of praise and worship that is contagious as she leads others into God’s presence! Psalms 40 says, He gives us a new song!! Come, let’s worship together and experience FREEDOM as God reshapes our hearts into his image! We are FREE!
Rainey Cannavino, Executive Director of Healing Place and International Vice-President of Bikers Against Trafficking.
Rainey Cannavino is an Addiction and Clinical Trauma Therapist, Biker & survived a lifetime of being trafficked. She is a passionate advocate for freedom!
Rainey is a survivor of Human Sexual Trafficking having been sold for sex by her father from the ages of 3 to 17. She managed to overcome the years of abuse and has become an incredible advocate for those battling the scourge of Human Sexual Trafficking. She has spoken on the local news, has been part of a documentary that is being circulated at every college in the State of Florida and has presented at local churches and co-facilitated many of the speaking engagements that her husband Doc has participated in.