Our Overflow Facilitator
Lisa Dolese McClanahan is a passionate facilitator committed to individual & community transformation through relational connections. Lisa brings over 25 years of experience developing individuals and teams in a wide variety of environments, including corporate settings, churches, schools, sports teams and families. She is a strategic contemplative individual, who is able to embrace the incredible diversity of people and their ways and help them to see their place in the bigger picture to make a real difference.
Our Worship Leader
Connie Chen from Mosaic Church will lead us to The Throne of Grace. Connie loves Jesus and loves to worship authentically, focusing all of who she is on all of who He is. God has truly blessed her with amazing talent which she uses whole heartedly for His glory.
Our Holy Yoga Instructor
Lori Trenasty has found that movement helps keep her mind more clear in the midst of life and its crazy busyness. Her bent towards the Scriptures has proved to be her life line to keeping her walk with Him strong and propelling forward. In 2014, she was lead to Holy Yoga Ministries where she became a Registered Holy Yoga Instructor specializing in Yogalates, Trauma Sensitive Yoga, and she’s currently working through my certification in Therapeutic Yoga.
Conversations with . . .
Cheryl Luke will share her time in the pit with disordered eating.
Cheryl Luke has inspired and captured the hearts of men and women for more than 25 years with her dynamic speaking style. Through years of experience, Cheryl has developed a gift for understanding people in their specific phase of life. She is extremely passionate to see people connect with their God-given purposes and destinies, challenging them to leave behind their past and allow God to weave in them a beautiful life-story. Her warmth and wisdom resonate as she delivers God’s message of redemption, restoration, and love.
M’Kayla Coleman will share a Millennial’s experience with the church.
M’Kayla Coleman was born to educate. After graduating from the University of Texas in Austin, she moved to San Antonio and stepped into the lion’s den of 5th grade. Her love of teaching and children is best captured in her frequent Facebook posts regarding the funny things her students say. M’Kayla is a life long learner, an avid traveller, and a lover of Jesus.
Monica Diaz Scantlen will discuss her time in the pit of infertility and divorce.
Monica Diaz Scantlen is a native Austinite and has a heart for equipping women leaders in our churches and communities. She and her husband are involved in family ministry leadership at Austin Oaks Church and she was very active in a local MOPS group for the past 5 years where she served in various leadership roles. She is currently an HR/Recruiting consultant for a global non-profit and an energy services company. During her career she has led workshops for churches, colleges/universities and non-profits in the areas of: resume writing, job search techniques and interview skills. Monica is excited about being a part of ProvenWay and the opportunity to meet women involved in various areas of ministry throughout Central Texas!
Michele Pearson will open up regarding a past abortion.
Since accepting Christ, Michele has witnessed her life transformed by God’s amazing grace, mercy, love, forgiveness and power. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Concordia University. This former women’s ministry leader and Bible Study Fellowship (BSF) children and adult leader currently serves at Austin Life Care. For the last 10 years she has led bible studies to help women overcome the guilt and shame of an abortion which she considers a privilege and is her passion. This native New Yorker and her husband Morris have made Austin their home for the last 28 years.
Christy Faciane will share how God constantly reminded her of His Presence during her breast cancer battle.
Christy is a true extrovert as she considers strangers as friends she hasn’t yet met. Christy’s deep love for God and His people is evident, and you’ll never met a more fervent prayer warrior. She is a woman of many talents; mother of 3, hair stylist, Women’s Ministry Leader at Bannockburn Baptist church as well as the Senior Pastor’s wife.