Shan the Man

Pastors Shannon & Amanda Pickard are the senior pastors of Revive Church. They both have such a great heart for people. Shannon & Amanda are vital part of E.G.P. and also help lead our prophetic ministry at camp and servant leadership conferences.

Shannon a.k.a. “Shan the Man” is hilarious Christian comedian and is our awesome MC at camp. Each year he either gives a great message or does a crazy comedy hour.

Shannon has become by far one of the best and most sought after youth motivational speakers in the world! With over 10 years on the stage and millions of people reached, he continues to mesmerize audiences as a Leadership Speaker, Career Speaker, and Keynote Conference Speaker as well. Having an unparalleled connection with students, Shannon also shows educators how to do the same in his amazing Pop-Culture Classroom Connection Staff and Educator In-Service Programs. He inspires thousands of students, educators, and corporate leaders across the country with his powerful presentations, workshops, and comedy shows!

Shannon is a writer, producer, and co-host of a weekly TV show called Teen Talk, airing nationally on the W.B. Network and a series regular on TLC’s For Better Or For Worse. His other acting credits include rolls in Varsity Blues and Walker Texas Ranger. And he is a regular performer at The World Famous Laugh Factory Comedy Club in Hollywood, California.

He is also the acclaimed author of the top-selling book The Choice Is Yours: A Formula For Success, co-author of How To Achieve Unlimited Success, and the creator and author of IMPROV-ing The Power of Educators.