Join the men of Christian Authors on Tour (CAOT) for The Responsibility of Leadership Literary Forum scheduled Sunday, April 15, 2018 from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. at The Quality Inn (1806 Belmont Avenue/21244). FREE ADMISSION!
The Responsibility of Leadership Literary Forum
sponsored by the Men of Christian Authors on Tour (CAOT)
April 15, 2018
5:00 p.m. – 7 p.m.
5 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Buy Christian books, meet male CAOT authors/members, sign-up as a participating author or corporate sponsor for
the 2019 CAOT multi-state book tour, donate new or gently used bow-ties for boys in Baltimore City and buy a
tasty meal from Virtuous Caterers
5:30 p.m. – 5:55 p.m.
Panel Discussion moderated by Pastor Kevin Wayne Johnson
Louis McCall, Leroy McKenzie Jr., Reginald Foreman and Maurice M. Gray
6:05 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion moderated by Pastor Kevin Wayne Johnson
Pastor Steven "MusicMan" Turner, Carl Sharperson, Jr., Johnnie Mobley, Jr. and Dominique Brightmon
6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Panel Discussion Moderator – Pastor KevinWayne Johnson
• As noted on his websites, Pastor Kevin Wayne Johnson is an independent
certified coach, teacher and speaker with the nationally recognized John
Maxwell Team. Pastor Johnson provides organizations and the people who
work within them with the tools to forge effective personal and interpersonal
• Pastor Johnson delivers training on the elements of dynamic relationships to
equip teams with the attitudes and attributes needed to develop individuals into
leaders. He does so through motivating workshops, seminars, insightful keynote
speeches and compassionate coaching – all to encourage personal and
professional growth. This essential exposure to personal development
techniques includes guided study and the practical application of John
Maxwell’s proven leadership methods.
• With the fundamental belief that God uses ordinary people to accomplish
extraordinary things, Pastor Johnson lives to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ.
His passion is reflected through his national best-selling book series (Give God
the Glory!) that have earned 19 literary awards since 2001, all published
through his Christian-based publishing company - Writing for the Lord
• Pastor Johnson is dedicated to assisting authors in making their publishing
dreams come true. He has addressed and led workshops at major events
including: The Book Expo America at the Los Angeles Convention Center; the
Capital Book Fest in the Washington D.C. metro area; and the Word Power
International Book Fair in London, England. In addition, Pastor Johnson has
presented sessions before major Christian writers and publishing groups as well
as before national Christian leadership development conventions.
• Pastor Johnson recently retired from a 30-year career in government. A native
of Richmond, VA Pastor Johnson earned a BS in Business Administration and
Management/Economics/Finance from Virginia Commonwealth University and
completed course work towards an MBA at Marymount University and the
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. He is an ordained Church of God
minister and the Senior Pastor of Accokeek First Church of God in Accokeek,
MD. Pastor Johnson lives in Clarksville, MD with his wife Gail and three sons,
Kevin, Christopher, and Cameron.
Author/Member & Panel
Be sure to visit Pastor Johnson’s product table
to purchase copies of his books.
Carl Sharperson, Jr.
Carl “Coach” Sharperson, Jr. is a
graduate of the U.S. Naval
Academy and a former U.S.
Marine Corps pilot who specializes
in executive coaching, leadership,
diversity, and professional
Coach Carl travels nationally as a
motivational speaker inspiring
students to investigate the military
training option to advance their
careers. He and his wife make their
home in the upstate of SC, and
they are the proud parents of a son
and a daughter.
Maurice M. Gray, Jr.
Maurice M. Gray, Jr. is
an author, editor, speaker
and comedian in
Delaware. Through his
company Write The
Vision, Maurice has
written and published
two novels, To Whom
Much Is Given and All
Things Work Together
(sequel to To Whom). He
has also contributed
short stories to four
different anthologies and
co-authored a few books.
Johnnie Mobley, Jr.
Johnnie Mobley, Jr., an author,
mentor, life coach and ordained
minister at New Birth Savannah
Church, helps men navigate their
own life journeys. His newest book
is titled The GPS of a Man's
Minster Mobley seeks to build
families and change lives. He has
been married to his high school
sweetheart, Deirdra, for 25 years.
They have six daughters and five
Leroy McKenzie, Jr.
Leroy McKenzie, Jr. is the
CEO/Founder of JNF Enterprises, a
distribution, publishing and business
consulting firm designed to provide nd
empowering books, quality Christian
apparel and effective 21st century
entrepreneurship techniques through
its network of emerging authors,
progressive technology, and creative
Leroy is the author of several books
and a powerful public speaker whose
aim is to enlighten, empower, and
invest in the communities.
Reginald "Reggie" Foreman , a
native of Chicago, was raised by
family members in Alabama &
Florida. His mother was addicted
to drugs, and her unstable lifestyle
was a major reason why Foreman
engaged in disruptive violent
behavior. By the grace of God,
Foreman has navigated his way
through some extremely difficult
life situations to thrive as a fashion
designer, author, empowerment
speaker, CEO, mentor, ife coach,
husband and father.
Dominique Brightmon is
an author, library assistant,
podcaster and professional
speaker from Baltimore,
MD. His aim is to help
others become better
versions of themselves
through reading and other
forms of self-development.
His most recent book is
Going North: Tips 7
Techniques to Advance
Louis McCall, a former
academician and a 36-year
U.S. Department of State
employee who has lived
and/or worked temporarily in
60 countries on six continents,
is enjoying the freedom to
share what God has placed in
his heart in his new career as
author. His newest book is
titled According to Your Word
Lord, I Pray.
Pastor Steven Turner
Steven “MusicMan” Turner is
a community and civic-minded
entrepreneur, pastor, musician
and change agent in Baltimore.
The Founder of Destiny
Changers Deliverance Center,
Inc., a street ministry that
concentrates on the unloved,
undesired and unappreciated.
His book, The Other Pulpit:
Life Lessons of a Leader, is the
first in a trilogy series and
encourages readers to never
CAOT 2018 Photo Wall Calendar
Be inspired every month of the year! Each
month in the CAOT 2018 Photo Wall Calendar
spotlights a Christian author (men and women)
on FIRE for God and committed to using
writing as a tool for Christian ministry. These
calendars are wonderful gifts and keepsakes
for the booklovers in your life!
ChristianAuthors onTour (CAOT)
If you are a Christian author (male or female) on FIRE for God and committed to using writing as
a tool for Christian ministry, consider being part of a multi-state, Christian book tour in 2019.
Join a network of Christian authors who work collectively to showcase their books via media
and in-person book signings in order to harvest souls for Christ!
Christian authors and booklovers are invited to attend two literary events in 2018 sponsored by
ChristianAuthors onTour (CAOT) to meet participating authors, to buyChristian books and to
sign-up as a participating author in CAOT’s 2019 multi-state, Christian book tour!
SAVE THE DATE:
October 14, 2018
Introducing the Women of Christian
Authors on Tour (CAOT)
Join Christian author, Debrayta “Dee” Salley, and other
CAOT authors/members in Baltimore for this literary event!
Visit www.christianauthorsontour.com or call 800-929-1418 for more details!
Christian Authors on Tour (CAOT)
Plan to attend the 2019 Christian Writer’s Literary Festival in Baltimore, MD
on Saturday, December 14, 2019!
To sow a monetary seed to Christian Authors on Tour (CAOT), visit