Speaking Topics

Nancy Jo is often invited to speak at women’s retreats and gatherings.   Choose from the following topics or contact Nancy Jo via the contact page to design a special event.  

How to Live a Blest Life-Wisdom from a Child with Downs Syndrome

In this upbeat and sensitive reflection, Nancy Jo will share the lessons she learned while mothering a special needs child. Audiences will be challenged to defy their “hidden disabilities,” and to live with irrepressible faith, joy, and possibility.

Will I always feel this way?

Designed for grieving audiences, this talk with provide spiritual support to those who are experiencing a profound loss. While sharing her experience of losing a child, Nancy Jo will encourage the bereaved to embrace small prayers, small hopes, and small steps forward.

Women of a Certain Age

For most women, aging finds us surrendering the roles that once defined us. Many of us ask: Who am I now that my children are grown? What is my purpose? In this presentation, Nancy Jo will invite women to explore these questions in the context of faith, and to celebrate the divine plans that have yet to unfold.

Wonder in the Wilderness of Dementia

As a hospital chaplain, Nancy Jo Sullivan spent two years providing pastoral care to patients with Dementia and Alzheimer’s. While serving this special demographic, God revealed himself in surprising ways. Through stories and spiritual applications, Nancy Jo will encourage caregivers to celebrate God’s presence, even in the desert of Dementia.