Christian Speaker Resource

Family Fest can provide your church or group with dynamic Christian speakers. If you are looking for a speaker for your family night, youth group, parent session, Cana Dinner, or leader training, we can help. Family Fest speakers focus on topics such as Family, Parenting, Marriage, and Christian Living. We can also provide you with speakers for your weekend or week-long retreats that will fit your budget.


Pete Larson - Family Fest Executive Director

Pete Larson Headshot 14smPete Larson is the Co-founder and Director of Family Fest Ministries which strives to strengthen families and marriages through a variety of retreats and programs such as the Winter Weekend and Summer Splash family camps and the Marriage Booster Retreat. Prior to starting Family Fest, Pete served as the youth and family minister at St. Patrick’s Church in Edina, and was on the staff of Youth Frontiers leading over 600 retreats for 5th through 12th grade students. He was also a host of The Wishing Well T.V. show at the Minneapolis & St. Paul Children’s Hospitals. Pete often speaks at church youth groups, conferences, and retreats. Pete lives in Bloomington, MN with his wife Lynn. They have two sons Dan (30) and Tim (26). In his free time he enjoys running, playing guitar and mandolin, traveling, golf, fishing, and woodworking.

Topics & Presentations:

Pete Larson is an experienced speaker at an affordable rate. If you are looking for an entertaining and thought-provoking speaker for a youth or adult retreat, parenting workshop, leader training, marriage enrichment program, Cana Dinner, family ministry event, please give us a call.

(Here are a just a few of the many types of presentations that you may choose from)

  • Bringing Christ Into Your Home - (For Parents.)  Can be set up as a one, two or three evening presentation.
  • Laugh Often, Love More - Making your marriage the best that it can be. Click here to get an audio sample/download of this presentation
  • Joy-Filled Parenting - Learning how to discover how you can build a strong foundation to raise faith-filled, joyful, and self-reliant kids.
  • What a Gift! - Understanding our gifts and using them to our full potential.
  • Get Out of the Boat - Radically following Christ (Youth, Confirmation, Adult retreats)
  • Born To Run - Understanding God's mission for your life. (Youth, Confirmation, Adult retreats)

See comments about Pete's talks here


Beth Ulrich - Marriage Booster Retreat Director

Beth Ulrich headshot summerBeth Ulrich works with the Family Fest Marriage Booster Retreat as a speaker and retreat director. Beth is passionate about marriage and family and speaks to adults about parenting faithful children, having faithful priorities, faith in the business world and ways to improve your marriage. Beth also teaches Sunday school, confirmation and leads two bible study groups at her church. In addition, Beth is a successful realtor and former host of “The Caring Effect” radio program. Beth Ulrich grew up in St Cloud and currently lives in Plymouth with her husband, Eddie, and their four daughters ranging from ages 19-29.




To connect with one of our speakers, click the link below or call our office at 952.881.093.

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