Carly Bartlett

We could not be more thrilled to have Carly Bartlett join us! Carly is a preacher, podcaster, and rollercoaster enthusiast from the Pacific Northwest. Since 2011, she has been traveling the country speaking and leading worship at retreats, camps, and conferences. Carly is the host of the “Ditching Perfection” podcast, where each week she encourages […]

Chris Simning

We are thrilled to announce that Chris Simning will be joining us as one of our speakers for NYC 2023! Chris is a remarkable storyteller. The Lord uses his life journey to share about the reality of brokenness, the provision of God in living with a rare muscle and nerve disease, and the resiliency of […]

Eric Samuel Timm

Pastor, husband, father, and fellow human, a Netflix subscriber, B- Philosopher, A+ rated eBay seller, a dreamer, a doer, a warrior, a poet with paint brushes… AND A NYC 2023 SPEAKER!! Eric Samuel Timm is a Minnesota-based hope communicator. As a Christian speaker and Bible teacher, live artist painter, author, and public school motivational speaker, […]

LaMorris Crawford

After growing up parentless, in poverty, and in a city of violence, LaMorris had an encounter with Christ at nineteen that changed him forever. He became the first in his family to graduate college, earning a degree from Olivet Nazarene University. He found his passion for preaching, communicating clearly and effectively the Word of God […]

Jason Ballard

Next in our lineup, we are so excited to announce Jason Ballard as one of our NYC 2023 speakers! Jason is a pastor at a new church in Vancouver, Canada called the Way Church. He is a part of the team at the Canadian Church Leaders Network which help create resources to serve the church […]

NYC Pastors

We are thrilled to announce our team of NYC Host Pastors! This NYC, we have decided to take a collaborative team approach, and we are so excited to have these incredible leaders join us next summer! Keep reading to get know each of our pastors a little better! Antonio “Tone” Marshall is the newly appointed […]


We are thrilled to announce that our second concert artist for NYC 2023 is none other than… Lecrae!   He is a self-proclaimed “kid raised in Hip Hop culture who came to know Jesus.” After over 10 years of changing the Christian Hip Hop game, his mission remains the same: To represent faith and Hip Hop […]

Rich Villodas

Rich Villodas is the Brooklyn-born lead pastor of New Life Fellowship, a large, multiracial church with more than seventy-five countries represented in Elmhurst, Queens. He is also a key speaker for Emotionally Healthy Discipleship—a movement that has touched hundreds of thousands of people. Rich graduated with a BA in pastoral ministry and theology from Nyack […]

Royal Company

We are so excited to announce that Royal Company will be joining us again at NYC 2023 as our worship band! Royal Company’s music is a reflection of the love and acceptance they find in Jesus. If you’ve ever felt lonely, worthless, or have longed for something more, then welcome to the family. They want […]

Dr. Carla Sunberg

Dr. Carla Sunberg is the 43rd general superintendent of the Church of the Nazarene. She was born in Germany, the daughter of missionaries, and spent much of her adult life serving the church in Russia. With a doctorate in church history, she loves to teach and train leaders for the future of the church. Her […]