Registration for Gather Rise October 27 2018

Gather Women invites Christian women from across Canada to join us at Gather Rise 2018!

Come join us at our 3rd National Gather Women event! We invite you to gather from coast to coast, for an inspirational day of bible teaching, worship, to hear the voices of incredible Canadian Christian women, and to listen together for what God desires to do in our nation at this time in history. Gather Rise will feature the voices of Danielle Strickland, Helen Burns, Cathie Ostapchuk, and other amazing Christian women from across Canada!

Speakers: Read more below

Gather Rise will feature the voices of Danielle Strickland, Helen Burns, Cathie Ostapchuk, and other amazing Christian women from across Canada!

Location: The Meeting House, Oakville ON
2700 Bristol Circle
Oakville, ON L6H 6E1
 9 am - 7:30 pm


$79 price - early bird effective January 1st

REGISTRATION: begins (lobby area) 8 am
SESSION 1 & 2:  9 AM - 12:30 PM
LUNCH:  *Lunch NOT included in General Admission price
Information on purchasing lunch coming soon!
SESSION 3 & 4:  1:45 PM - 5 PM
HAPPY HOUR BREAK: 5 PM - 5:45 PM (light beverages and sweets served)
SESSION 5 & Finale: 5:45 PM - 7:30 PM LOCATION: The Meeting House, 2700 Bristol Circle, Oakville, ON





A phonic ear system (FM frequency) is available to assist the hearing impaired.


If unable to attend Gather Rise, tickets may be transferred by emailing
For Special Needs and Translation Needs, please email

To receive a Promotion Package for your church or group, including downloadable posters, bulletin inserts, and a letter to Pastors, email for more information.

Speakers for Gather Rise 2018


Danielle Strickland serves in The Salvation Army as an Officer – currently based in Toronto, Canada. Danielle loves Jesus and she loves people.  Her aggressive compassion has loved people firsthand in countries all over the world where she has embraced, learned, cared, evangelized, taught, and exhorted individuals and crowds to surrender to the boundless love of Jesus.

Danielle is the author of 5 books with her most recent being "The Ultimate Exodus: Finding Freedom From What Enslaves You." She is host of DJStrickland Podcast, ambassador for Compassion International and stop the traffik. Co-founder of Infinitum, Amplify Peace and The Brave Campaign. Danielle is a mom of 3, wife to @stephencourt and has been affectionately called the "ambassador of fun".


Cathie Ostapchuk’s work and ministry as a leadership development trainer, consultant and coach -  has led her to work in global non-profit organizations such as World Vision and Compassion, corporate boardrooms, and has taken her across Canada and as far as Africa and Australia doing the work she loves.  Her mission statement is to help clarify purpose and vision for individuals, teams and organizations.  

Cathie is committed to raising the profile and presence of Canadian Christian women coast to coast and as the Co-Founder of Gather Women, she knows that the Canadian landscape will be transformed by women who are connected and championed in a culture of support.  She believes that cultivating the soil in this nation and gathering, developing and equipping Canadian Christian women will nurture a collective voice and a presence that can radically impact our churches, communities and our culture.


Helen Burns has been married to her high-school sweetheart, John for over 40 years. She passionately loves being a Mom and 'Oma' to her family. She has been a pastor at Relate Church in the Vancouver area for the past 30 years and travels extensively around the world speaking primarily on the subject of Relationships, Marriage and Family. She is a Television Host and has authored several books. She longs to explore more of her beloved Canada and her beautiful people.