The “Love Worth Fighting For” event which features speaker Kirk Cameron of “Growing Pains,” “Fireproof” and “Left Behind” fame alongside singer/songwriter Warren Barfield has proven to be a huge success, selling out in advance the majority of their stops across the country in early 2011.
“We have received emails and letters from couples saying this was the last ditch effort that they were going to make. Before they signed the papers, they were going to give it one last shot,” says Cameron. “They walk out of these events holding hands. It is awesome to see what has happened.”
“The ‘Love Worth Fighting For’ event is a combination of humor, music, honesty and biblical insight focused on encouraging men and women to find the victories on the other side of the battles they face in their relationships,” explains Barfield. “Husbands and wives leave empowered to fight for each other rather than against. After every event I am amazed at the stories that pour in. The event is literally changing family trees. I am grateful to be fighting for love alongside of Feed Your Faith and Kirk Cameron. We all believe it is worth it.”
Amidst the capacity-filled shows, the tour is announcing the addition of more dates nationwide. “Love Worth Fighting For” events are now planned through September of this year for markets such as Abilene, TX, Ocean Grove, N.J., Winter Park, FL and more.
Pastors are seeing their congregations resonate the “Love Worth Fighting For” event. “The marriage conference today was wonderful,” adds David Hardy, Associate Pastor at Cedar Creek Church in South Carolina. “Warren was funny and a great singer . . . he helped us all to relax, and Kirk’s teaching was right on . . . great stuff to help us with our marriages.”
The “Love Worth Fighting For” conference focuses on all areas of relationships including one’s relationship with God. The conference encourages people in all stages of life to attend as the event applies to teenagers, single adults, newly married couples and longtime spouses. Tickets range from $20 to $35 each and are available as reserved seats or general admission for singles, couples and groups of 10 or more. For more information on dates and tickets, visit http://www.feedyourfaith.org/tickets/.
About Kirk Cameron:
Kirk is best known as the lovable teen heartthrob “Mike Seaver,” of the award winning series Growing Pains. He is also known as “Buck Williams” from the Left Behind films based on the New York Times best selling novels by Tim LaHaye and Jerry Jenkins. Kirk’s most recent role was playing the part of “Captain Caleb Holt” from the 2008 blockbuster movie success, “Fireproof.”
Cameron continues to be actively involved in quality family entertainment and travels throughout the country, making the most of every opportunity to further the Gospel. He speaks in schools, churches and at community events. He is also a producer and host of The Way of the Master television series.
About Warren Barfield:
North Carolina-born singer/songwriter Warren Barfield is on a mission to make the truly important things important again in his life. Things like faith, love, marriage, children, truth and with his songs, he challenges us all to do the same. Martin Luther King Jr. said, “If a man hasn’t discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.” Warren has found those things in his faith, his wife, and his belief in love. “These are the things I would die for; things I will wake up every morning and spend my day fighting for.”
About Feed Your Faith:
Feed Your Faith is a group of evangelical Christians working collaboratively outside and across denominations to engage Christ’s Church in the U.S. They are dedicated to bringing the best Christian speakers, teachers, and artists to engage Christians and non-Christians in our sphere of influence. In turn, the organization is donating the proceeds from its events to local missions and ministries. Their mission is to teach Jesus during their seminars, praise Jesus during their concerts, and to be Jesus to people in the community by assisting area ministries.
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“Love Worth Fighting For” 2011 schedule
* all dates subject to change, please stay tuned to www.FeedYourFaith.org for the most up to date itinerary.
Friday, Apr 15, 2011 at Beltway Park Baptist Church in Abilene, TX
Saturday, Apr 16, 2011 at The Church at Quail Creek in Amarillo, TX
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 at MK Brown Auditorium in Pampa, TX
Friday, May 20, 2011 at First Christian Church, Newburgh in Newburgh, IN
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Mattoon High School in Mattoon, IL
Sunday, May 22, 2011 at First Christian Church in Florissant, MO
Friday, June 3, 2011 at Broadmoor Baptist Church in Madison, Mississippi
Saturday, June 4, 2011 at Faith Baptist Church in Bartlett, TN
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at First Baptist Church Cabot in Cabot, Arkansas US
Friday, July 29, 2011 at First Baptist Church Ocala in Ocala, Florida US
Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Calvary Assembly of God in Winter Park, FL
Sunday, July 31, 2011 at First Baptist Church of Orange Park in Orange Park, Florida US
Friday, Aug 12, 2011 at First Baptist Opelika in Opelika, AL
Sunday, Aug 14, 2011 at Decatur Baptist Church in Decatur, AL
Friday, Sep 16, 2011 at Mountain Christian Church in Joppa, MD
Saturday, Sep 17, 2011 at Ocean Grove Camp Meeting in Ocean Grove, NJ