Speaking

For speaking requests please contact us at contact@susanalexanderyates.com or fill out the form at the bottom of the page. Thank you!

UPCOMING SPEAKING

September 12: Washington, DC
“What Every Mom Needs to Know to Survive the Longest Days and the Shortest Years”
(Private Event)
Contact: susanalexanderyates@gmail.com

September 15-17: Little Rock, Arkansas
Family Life Staff Wives Retreat
“Risky Faith: Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God Who is Bigger than Your World”
Contact: Deborah Lara deblara@gmail.com

September 28-October 1: Kerrville, Texas
Laity Lodge Conference Center
Conference for Elite Coaches and Athletes in Olympic Sports
“Physically Fit/Spiritually Fit”
(with John)
Contact: Steven Purcell Purcell@laitylodge.org

October 18-20: Cleveland, Ohio
Anglican Diocese of the Great Lakes Clergy/Spouse Conference
“Embracing the Journey-Refreshing Our Life and Ministry”
(with John)
Contact: jyates@tfcanglican.org

October 27-28: Lake of the Woods, Virginia
“Is Your God Big Enough? Moving Beyond Stuck”
Contact: Donna Blackistone dblacki@verizon.net

November 2: Arlington, Virginia
Cherrydale Baptist Chuch
Mom’s Kindred Group: “Help, I Can’t Do It All”
“Finding Balance in an Overwhelming Season”
9:45-12:00 PM
Contact: Laura Moore laura.cz.moore@gmail.com

Most Recent Speaking:

April 28: Easton, Maryland
“Risky Faith”
Ladies Bible Study
10:00 AM

Contact: Jerry Canada jlcanada4@msn.com

May 4: Vienna, Virginia
Vienna Presbyterian Church
MOPS 10:00-11:30 am
“And then I Had Kids, Encouragement For Mothers of Young Children”
Contact: Denise Weinig: dmweinig@hotmail.com

May 8: Virginia Beach, Virginia
“Girls Night Out”
Refreshments, fellowship and a brief message on Risky Faith
6:30-8:30

Contact: berndtsix@aol.com

May 9: Virginia Beach, Va
10:30 am Women of Galilee (Episcopal Church) Brunch
“Risky Faith, Moving Beyond Stuck”

Contact:  Lucy Lee lucylee1@cox.net for reservations and info

June 2-4: Louisville, Kentucky
St. Francis In The Fields Episcopal Church: Women’s Retreat
“Risky Faith-Moving Beyond Stuck”
Retreat to be held at

Contact: Mary Downs: MaryD@sfitf.org)

RECENT SPEAKING

January 25: Birmingham, Alabama
Advent Episcopal Cathedral- Women’s Winter Luncheon (child care provided)
“Risky Faith, Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God who is Bigger than your World”
11:30 am-1:00 pm
Contact: Tamara.Sansbury@gmail.com

January 27: Raleigh, NC
“Risky Faith, Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God who is Bigger than your World.” AND A ‘free for all’ Q and A on any topic.
10:00-11:30 am
209 Lord Berkley Road, Raleigh, NC 27610
Contact: Christin McGovern Stevens:  christinstevens@gmail.com

February 9: Charlottesville, Virginia
Women’s Tea: “Is Your God Big Enough? Moving Beyond Stuck”
4-5:15 pm
Bonhoeffer House, 1841 University Circle, Charlottesville (all welcome)
RSVP to Christy@theologicalhorizons.org

February 10: Charlottesville, Virginia
UVA Student Luncheon- “Risky Faith-Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God Who is Bigger Than Your World.”
1-2PM
Common Grounds, 480 Rugby Road, Charlottesville (all welcome)

February 15:  Washington, DC
Congressional Wives Coffee- “Love, Marriage, and the Risks Involved!”
Sponsored by the Christian Embassy
9-11:00 AM
Contact Shelia Little: littleleague@comcast.net

March 3-5: Reston, Virginia
Reston Bible Church Women’s Retreat Friday 7 pm until Sunday noon.
(Held at the Double Tree in Sterling, Virginia)
“Risky Faith-Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God who is Bigger than your World”
Contact: marshamathews@restonbible.org

March 15: Treasure Cay , Bahamas
Women’s Fellowship of the Community Church
“Risky Faith”

contact: cathicash@yahoo.com

March 24: Raleigh, NC
Holy Trinity Anglican Church
Clergy Conference for the Diocese of the Carolinas (ACNA)
“Marriage and Ministry” (with husband John)
9-1 PM

Contact: Rev John Yates III jwyates3@gmail.com

 

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August 27:  Raleigh, NC
Holy Trinity Anglican Church
“Risky Faith, Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God who is Bigger than your World.”
(based on my new book Risky Faith)
9-11 Coffee, talk, and book signing
Contact: htcraleigh.org/riskyfaith

September 12: Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican
6565 Arlington Blv. Falls Church, VA
“Risky Faith, Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God who is Bigger than your World”
(A talk based on my new book Risky Faith)
7:30 pm
Contact: lhill@tfcanglican.org

September 15:  Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican
Women’s Ministry: Risky Faith Fall Book Study Kick Off
9:30-11:30 am
Cherrydale Baptist Church, Arlington, VA
Contact: lhill@tfcanglican.org

September 21:  Falls Church, VA
Pomegranate Margarita Literary Society Book Club
“Introduction to the book, Risky Faith”
225 Midvale Street, Falls Church, VA
7:30 pm
Contact: Chrisie King, chrisiebking@gmail.com

September 24: Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican
“The Guard Your Heart Marriage Conference”
(with husband John)
Contact: nmcalpin@tfcanglican.org

September 29: Memphis,TN
Risky Faith Book Signing with a brief message
9:30-11:00
Contact: LibWilson@gmail.com

October 27: Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican’s “Babes with Babes Fellowship”
“Finding Perspective in this Season of Overwhelming Motherhood” (Based on Chapter 7 of Risky Faith)
9:30-11:30 am
Contact: erinbronson@aol.com

October 29: Ligoner, PA
Covenant Evangelical Presbyterian Church
Women’s Day Retreat
8:00-3:00 pm
“The Joy of the Lord is Our Strength”
Contact: erblisa62@gmail.com

November 4-5: Richmond, VA
Third Presbyterian Church Women’s Retreat
“Risky Faith, Becoming Brave Enough to Trust the God Who is Bigger Than Your World”
Friday night worship and 1st message, Saturday morning 2 messages.
Contact: Lauren.luck@gmail.com

November 18-20: Monterey, CA
Family Life’s “Weekend To Remember” Marriage Conference
(with husband John)
Contact: http://www.famiylife.com

December 5: Birmingham AL
Risky Faith Book signing with a brief message
9:30-11:00
Contact: Francade@aol.com
January 29-30: Spartanburg, SC
Episcopal Church of the Advent
Women’s Retreat (Friday night 5:30- 8:00pm, Saturday 8:15-3:00)
“Experiencing God’s Faithfulness at Each Season of Life”
Contact: Debbie Apoldo dapoldo@churchofadvent.org

January 30: Spartanburg, SC
Episcopal Church of The Advent
Christian Formation Class 10-11:00 am
“Raising Kids with Character that Lasts”
Contact: Debbie Apoldo dapoldo@churchofadvent.org

February 19-21: Portland, OR
Church of the Good Shepherd Women’s Retreat
“Is Your God Big Enough? Moving Beyond “Stuck”
Contact: Peri Layton (peri.layton@goodshepherdcc.org)

March 4-6: Sunriver, OR
Family Life’s “Weekend to Remember” Marriage conference (with John)
Contact: http://www.familylife.com

March 11-13: Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican Women’s Retreat
Seminar: “8 Keys to Building a Strong Marriage”
Contact: Laura Hill lhill@tfcanglican.org

April 8-10: Branson, MO
Family Life’s “Weekend to Remember” Marriage conference (with John)
Contact: http://www.familylife.com

April 15-16: Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican
Rewoven Conference on Marriage
Contact: MarriageMattersNow@TFCA.org

May 13: Bremerton, WA
Peninsula Bible Church
AM: MOPS Ministry “And Then I Had Kids, Encouragement for Mothers of Young Children”
PM: Women’s Ministry Outreach: “Is your God Big Enough? An Invitation To Find Out”
Contact: Gean Ann Nelson, geananns@gmail.com

2015

 

 

 

February 5, 2015: Charleston, SC
Global Impact Celebration-Charleston Music Hall: Women’s luncheon
“Four Essentials to Cultivate in your Life and Home”
Contact: Grant Inscoe chsdjr@mindspring.com

February 6, 2015: Charleston, SC
Global Impact Celebration-Charleston Music Hall:
“Cultivating a Vision for Family Ministry” (with husband John)
Contact: Grant Inscoe, chsdjr@mindspring.com

March 6-8: 2015: Lancaster, PA
The Falls Church Anglican Women’s Retreat:
“Is Your God Big Enough? An Invitation to Find Out”
Contact: Libby Cannazzario, lCannizzaro@tfcanglican.org

March 28: 2015: Bay Village, OH
Annual Women’s Tea: Sponsored by Christ Church Westshore (Anglican) and Bay Presbyterian
“Is Your God Big Enough? An Invitation to Find Out”
Contact: Kim Sherman kimsherm85@gmail.com

April 17, 2015: Reston,VA
Reston Bible Church “Raising Kids with Character That Lasts”  
9:30-11:30 am
Contact: Victoria Ro, victoriaro@mac.com

April 21, 2015: Memphis, TN
Independent Presbyterian Church:
Luncheon: “Is Your God Big Enough? An Invitation to Find Out”
Contact: Barbara Collins, b.collins@indepres.org

April 24-25, 2015: Sewickley, PA
Christ Church at Grove Farm Women’s Retreat
Held at: Seven Springs Resort, Pennsylvania
“Is Your God Big Enough? An Invitation to Find Out”
Contact: Sandy Fisher, fishteam3@verizon.net

May 30, 2015: McLean, VA
Holy Trinity Church
“Finding Confidence in each Season of Life”
Contact: Andy Haith, andy@htc.us

June 5-7, 2015: Irvine, CA
“Weekend to Remember” Marriage Conference (with John)
Contact: FamilyLife.com

September 16, 2014: Falls Church, VA
The Falls Church Anglican Children’s ministry presents a Parent Education Series in cooperation with “WOW Nights.”
5:30-7:00pm Location: TBD – $5 for dinner (at 5:00pm), Childcare offered for 0-5 year olds
Speaking on: “Parents: You’re Doing Better Than You Think!”
Contact: Caroline Crocker, CCrocker@tfcanglican.org

September 22, 2015: McLean, Virginia
McLean Presbyterian Church “MomsNextFellowship”
“Parents: You’re Doing Better Than You Think!”
7:30 PM
Contact: Dana Metzger, dana.metzger@gmail.com

September 23, 2015: Falls Church, Virginia
(See Sept 16 above for details)
Speaking on: “Solving the Discipline Dilemma”

September 25-27, 2015: Charlotte, NC
Calvary Church Women’s Retreat
“Is Your God Big Enough? An Invitation To Find Out”
Contact: Connie Brown 704-533-2053 or Christy Driscoll cdriscoll@calvarychurch.com

September 30, 2015: Falls Church, Virginia
(See Sept 16 above for details)
Speaking on: “Raising Kids with Character”

October 3, 2015: Nashville, Tennessee
The Village Chapel, Women’s Coffee, “Is your God Big Enough?”
Childcare provided, contact: Kim@thevillagechapel.com

October 14, 2015: Washington, D.C.
Ambassador and Diplomats Wives Tea
“Finding Contentment in this New Season of Life”
9:45-11:30 Location TBD
Contact: Kitty Bennett, kitben3@cox.net

November 13-15, 2015: Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Family Life’s “Weekend to Remember” Marriage Conference with John.
Contact: familylife.com

November 20, 2015: Arlington, Virginia
Cherrydale Baptist Church
Mom2Mom group
Contact: Mom2Mom.Arlington@gmail.com

December 5, 2015: Reston, Virginia
Reston Bible Church Christmas Breakfast Outreach
“Finding Peace in a Season of Uncertainty”
Contact: Marsha Mathews, marshamathews@restonbible.org

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February 28 – March 2, 2014Charleston, SC
“Experiencing God’s Faithfulness at each Season of Life.”
Diocese of South Carolina Women and Girl’s Retreat
Location: St. Christopher’s Conference Center
Contact: Denyse Steen (denysesteen@gmail.com)

March 28-30, 2014: Reston, VA
Family Life’s “Weekend to Remember Marriage Conference” (speaking with John)
Contact: familylife.com or 1-800-fltoday

September 22: Dyer, IN
“Navigating the Empty Nest Years”
Date & Time:  Monday, September 22, 2014  6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location:  Faith Church, 100-81st Avenue, Dyer, IN 46311 (To be held in the Atrium)
Contact:  Debbie Victorson- avic1007@aol.com219-791-3589

October-December: Arlington, VA
“And Then I Had Kids, Encouragement for Mothers of Young Children”
A weekly study on this book. I will most likely be speaking on the following dates:
Oct. 2,16,23; Nov 6,20; Dec 11.
Date & Time: Thursdays from 9:30-11:45
Sponsored by The Falls Church Anglican Women’s Ministry
Location: Cherrydale Baptist Church, Arlington, VA
Contact: Libby (lcannizzaro@tfcanglican.org)

November 14-15: Baltimore, MD 
“Is Your God Big Enough?- An Invitation to Find Out”
Date & Time: Friday & Saturday Retreat
Location: Church of the Resurrection, Lutherville, MD
Contact: Marta@martamossburg.com (Marta Mossburg) 443-928-0581

December 4: Bethesda, MD
“Finding Peace in a Season of Uncertainty”
Fourth Presbyterian Church Women’s Christmas Luncheon at 11:30am; Christmas Women’s Evening Dessert at 7:30pm
Contact: Betsy West (mriii@me.com)

December 9: Springfield, VA
“Finding Peace in a Season of Uncertainty”
Immanuel Bible Church Christmas Dinner Celebration for MOPS, EMOMS, and friends.
Date & Time: 7-9pm
Contact: Sarah Giddens (bsgiddens@verizon.net; Register at immanuelbible.net/adults/womens-ministry)

December 20Washington, DC
“For Men Only: Understanding the Women in your Life”
DC Chapter of the New Canaan Society
Date & Time: Friday, December 20, 7:00-8:15am
Location: Winston & Strawn LLP (at 1700 K Street NW, 12th floor)
Contact: Landon Johnson (landon.johnson@talant.com)

December 29, 2013 – January 1, 2014: Kerrville, TX
Laity Lodge – Annual New Year’s Retreat (speaking with John)
Contact: Steve Purcell (purcell@laitylodge.org)