From Broken to Blessed

A Journey to Healing for Women


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Event Info

For Information Call:
Northern CA – (510) 388 – 2137
Central CA – (559) 434 – 1956
Southern CA – (805) 331 – 0995

Event Check In Times:
Friday Oct 20 – check in time: 6:00pm
Saturday Oct 21 – check in time: 8:00am
Sunday Oct 22 – check in time: 8:00am

Hampton Inn & Suites:
327 E Fir Ave, Fresno CA
Phone 559-447- 5900

Holiday Inn Express & Suites:
7115 N Howard St, Fresno CA
Phone 559-577- 1350

La Quinta Inns & Suites:
330 E Fir Ave, Fresno CA
Phone: 559-449- 0928

*Ask for Special Servants & Handmaids, Broken 2 Blessed Rates


Johnnette Benkovic (Keynote)

Johnnette S. Benkovic is Founder and President of Living His Life Abundantly® International, Inc., a Catholic evangelization apostolate with outreaches in television, radio, print, and Internet communications. She is also Founder of Women of Grace®, a Catholic apostolate for Christian women that features a number of venues including conferences, curricula, study groups and more. She is also the Executive Producer of Women of Grace television program that is aired on EWTN internationally. She has authored numerous books and will be a speaker at the U.N. for the 100th anniversary of Fatima.

Rosario Rodriguez

Rosario Rodriguez is a miraculous survivor of two violent crimes and is now sharing her amazing story with audiences everywhere, including gang members, the LAPD and speaking at prisons. She is well known for speaking on the topics of forgiveness and healing. Rosario has also worked in Hollywood at Act One, an organization training Christian writers and producers to work in the mainstream entertainment industry.

Susan Brinkmann

Susan Brinkmann, OCDS, author and award-winning journalist, is a member of the Third Order of Discalced Carmelites (secular). She is the staff journalist for Women of Grace and is the author of the Breaking News and New Age Q&A blog for the ministry, and is a frequent guest on EWTN’s Women of Grace (with Johnnette Benkovic) television show.

Elizabeth Kim, PhD

Dr. Elizabeth Kim directs the Brain Fitness Centers in Los Angeles and Orange County where she offers integrated clinical services to children, adolescents, and adults. She is a licensed clinical psychologist and licensed marriage and family therapist. She is interested in integrating psychology with neurological, spiritual and cultural issues. Dr. Kim is a frequent guest on TV and radio programs and has conducted numerous seminars and conferences. She has personally experienced a miraculous physical healing.

Fr. Mark Baron, MIC

Father Baron is a priest of the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the BVM. In America, the Marian Fathers are best known for their work promoting the message of Divine Mercy and the shrine of Divine Mercy in Stockbridge MA. Recently, the Congregation was asked to take over the celebration of weekday Mass inside the Pentagon, and Fr. Mark was given the assignment. He is also the House Superior at the Marian Scholasticate on the campus of The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. Fr. Mark has participated in many healing retreats and has stated that, “Divine Mercy breaks the grip of evil.”

Monsignor Patrick McCormick

Rev. Monsignor Patrick McCormick, VF, is Pastor of Holy Spirit Parish in Fresno, California and is Chaplain to the Servants and Handmaids, SHJMJ. Pope Paul VI ordained him a priest in 1975 at the Vatican. He has served in numerous parishes including Rector of St. John’s Cathedral. Monsignor Patrick has held the position of Director of Worship for the Diocese of Fresno and is frequently Master of Liturgical Ceremonies for the Bishop. He is a familiar face on KNXT Catholic Television with programs on Scripture and Meditation. In addition he is an accomplished pianist and organist.

Michael & Suzie Wooldridge

Image Awakening Music Ministry is located in the Denver, CO Diocese and consists of Michael and Suzie Wooldridge. They are lively and deeply spiritual music ministers and recording artists who offer their music as an avenue of meditation and contact with God. Their Ministry performs at churches and conferences and has produced three CD’s. They will provide our Journey to Healing music

Event Schedule

Friday October 20, 2017

6:00 pm Check-in – Registration
6:30 pm Welcome; Praise and Worship Crowning of the Blessed Mother with Image Awakening Music Ministry
7:00 pm Opening talk by Johnnette Benkovic: Healing Our Heart’s Wounds: The Journey to Hope
8:30 pm BREAK Followed by Individual Healing Prayer
Confessions Available

Saturday October 21, 2017

8:00 am Check-in
8:30 am Welcome, Praise and Worship
9:00 – 11:00 am Talks
11:15 am Mass: Fr. Mark Baron, MIC
12:30 pm LUNCH BREAK
1:45 pm Praise and Worship
2:00 – 5:15 pm Talks
5:15 – 7:00 pm DINNER BREAK
7:00 pm Praise and Worship
7:15 pm Healing Service with Fr. Mark Baron, MIC, Johnnette Benkovic and Healing Team;
Confessions Available

Sunday October 22, 2017

8:00 am check in;
8:30 am Welcome, Praise and Worship
9:00 – 12:00 pm Talks
12:00 – 1:30 pm LUNCH BREAK
1:30 pm Praise and Worship
1:45 pm Concluding Talk by Johnnette Benkovic
2:30 pm Sunday Mass: Fr. Mark Baron, MIC
Dismissal after Mass