Speaker & Talent

Speaker: Caleb Bakman

Caleb Joel Barkman (aka CJ Barks) has been a Youth Pastor at Grande Prairie Alliance Church for the last 10 years. As a PK (Pastor's Kid) Caleb went to his first youth event at 3 months old and was hooked immediately. Caleb looks forward to coming home each day to his beautiful wife and 4 melt-your-heart-cute kids. His sole pursuit is to lift the name of Jesus high in his life and among others. Caleb seeks to awaken the wonder of God by speaking truth, even when uncomfortable. 

Worship: HopefulSon

HopefulSon is a collection of musicians, songwriters & worship leaders based out of Alberta who are passionate about creating worship experiences that make it easy to engage with Jesus. The heart behind their music, whether they are writing, performing, recording or leading worship, is always to draw people into moments of closeness with God. 

Concert: Royal Foundry

The Royal Foundry is an upbeat Electro-Alt-POP band that thrives off daring instrument pairing and catchy song making. 

Comedy: Slap Happy Comedy

Slap Happy Comedy brings high energy, hilarious and interactive improvisational comedy at each event. Fresh, fun and for the whole family; the show is a reflection of the audience's scene suggestions and participation.