12th Annual Tampa Bay
"Behold, I make all things new."
Welcome to the Conference.
Would you like to review and rewatch the conference?
The board of Suncoast Catholic Ministries had a vision to draw men to Christ and grow in their faith. For 12 years they held in person conferences for men in Tampa, Fl.
New this year, Suncoast is proud to announce a hybrid conference experience that allows 800 men in person and thousands of men from around the world to participate live digitally.
The digital conference includes:
Live stream of the teachings, prayer and Mass
Keynote speakers will be in person and due to Covid travel restrictions, be sharing their talks live on Zoom
All live and video presentations will be recorded and available for up to 60 days for all attendees
Join Us on February 26th
Suncoast Catholic Ministries invites you to attend our 12th Annual Tampa Bay Men's Conference titled "Behold, I make all things new" on Saturday, February 26th, 2022 featuring Fr. Larry Richards, Dr. Ray Guarendi, and a Personal Witness Talk
Food & Fellowship
This year's Conference offers an in-person option with limited seating held at Higgins Hall on the campus of St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Tampa. Please join us for food, fellowship, Mass, confession and exciting messages from some of the most popular Catholic speakers today.
Due to an overwhelming response for tickets, we are also offering a Virtual Attendance option for those who cannot join us in person. We plan to make this option as close to being there in person as possible.
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Helping Men Heal
New this year is a Premium Sponsor,
Support After Abortion, www.SupportAfterAbortion.com, a global ministry committed to provide healing to men who’ve been impacted by Abortion.
“Key leaders from this organization will be live and on-line to provide support, a confidential listening ear and counsel to help men begin their journey of healing”, says Fr Shawn Monahan, Board Member of Support After Abortion.
Every man who attends will also receive a free copy of Keys To Hope and Healing, a booklet and guided program to help men on their healing journey.
In-person tickets are $50 per person with a special 2 for 1 Father/Son ticket
Free admission for clergy and other religious In-person ticket prices include a box lunch and breakfast snack.
Virtual Attendance tickets are $20 per admission. A secure link to the Virtual Conference Room will be sent via email.
“The digital platform will extend the impact of our one-day men’s conference on Feb 26h to an on-going, spiritual engagement to reach men beyond the Tampa area for God’s glory”, says a Suncoast Board Member.
Father Larry Richards has been a priest since 1989 for the Diocese of Erie, Pennsylvania and he currently serves as pastor of St. Joseph Church/Bread of Life Community in Erie. In 2004 Father founded The Reason For Our Hope Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to ‘spreading the Good News’ by educating others about Jesus Christ and the Catholic faith through CDs, DVDs and books.
Dr. Ray Guarendi is a Catholic father of ten adopted children, a clinical psychologist, author, professional speaker, and national radio and television host. His radio show, “The Dr. Is In” can be heard on over 440 stations and Sirius XM channel 130. His TV show, “Living Right With Dr. Ray” can be seen on EWTN Global Catholic Network and is aired in 140 countries.
Monsignor Michael Carruthers was born May 6, 1964 in Manhasset, New York. He moved to South Florida with his family in 1973. He was a member of St. Martin de Porres Parish in Jensen Beach and attended public schools, graduating from Martin County Senior High and Indian River Community College.
The schedule is subject to change.
Celebration of the Mass with Bishop Gregory Parkes
Introduction from Fr. Larry Richards
Break / Priests will be available for Reconciliation
Dr. Ray Guarendi
Lunch talk with Jonathan Blevins
Personal Witness Talk
Love Offering and Break
Fr. Larry Richards
Fr. Shawn Monahan
Saturday, February 26, 2022 starting at 6:30AM
The Suncoast Catholic Ministries is inspired to build a strong multi-community network of Catholic men passionate about the Lord, to organize meetings for those interested in deepening their own faith in Jesus Christ to kindle in others through their enthusiasm and witness, and to communicate an awareness of faith-based programs, events and materials that have been proven valuable to other parishes and communities throughout the Florida Sun Coast region.
Higgins Hall on the campus of
St. Lawrence Catholic Church5225 N Himes Ave, Tampa, FL 33614
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are a few answers to our most common questions
Participants will have live stream access through Zoom to watch all the in-person events. This means, you'll be able to watch and listen to every speaker, including the Mass and Prayer time.
Virtual participants will also have the option to chat prayer requests and submit questions for the speakers to address during Q&A time.
Registered virtual members will receive an email with a link to log-in. The link will take you to the Virtual Conference framework where you'll review the agenda and click on the Zoom link to watch and participate remotely.
The day of the conference, we will also post a Log-In button on this website Home Screen that will let you enter the conference all day.
You can purchase a ticket up to 24 hours before the conference begins on Friday, February 12th.
No worries, the day of the conference, we'll add a LogIn button to the home page, so you can easily join the conference.
The most common problem is your browser has enabled Pop-Up Blockers. Please turn that off. This will allow you to access the Log In button during the conference.
We are committed for you to get the full benefit of the Suncoast Catholic Ministries Men's conference. We have a full help desk, staffed by our live team members.
Simply create and submit a ticket to https://www.scmevents.org/Suncoast-mens-helpdesk-feb2021. After submitting a ticket, check back on the Help Desk page to see your personalized answer/reply.