Dr. Gudrun Kugler

NAbg. MMag. Dr. Gudrun Kugler, Mts

Dr. Gudrun Kugler, Mts (born in 1976, maiden name Lang) majored in Law, Women's Studies as well as Theological Studies on Marriage and the Family. She holds a PhD in International Law.

From 2001 to 2004 she worked as a director of World Youth Alliance - Europe (www.wya.net) in
Brussels. Since January 2005 she is co-founder of Kairos Consulting for Non Profit Initiatives in Vienna. Since September 2008 she is an adjunct professor at the International Theological Institute for Studies on Marriage and the Family (www.iti.ac.at).

Gudrun Kugler directs the Catholic singles Website www.kathtreff.org. Until 2015 she was in charge of the Observatory on Intolerance and Discrimination Against Christians in Europe www.intoleranceagainstchristians.eu. In this function Mrs. Kugler was a member of the FRP Advisory Panel of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency from 2010 to 2012 and was actively involved at the OSCE.

She founded and directed the "Youth Academy" - a political training course for young adults hosted by the Vienna Dr. Karl-Kummer-Institute (www.kummer-institut.at).

In 2015 she was successfully elected to Vienna's provincial parliament, where she covered especially European and International Affairs, Human Rights, Integration of Refugees.

In October 2017 Kugler was elected to the national parliament, the so-called Nationalrat. She is now the human rights spokesperson for the parliamentary group of the chancellor’s party.

Gudrun Kugler issued several reports, articles in different books and published to books "Europa der Grundrechte?" (February 2003, ISBN 3-932829-61-1), "Helden der Menschenwürde" (September 2003, ISBN 3-932829-75-1), the books "Entdeckung der Freundschaft" (Herder, February 2010), "Exiting a Dead End Road. A GPS for Christians in Public Discourse" (Kairos Publications, 2011) and "Niemand ist eine Insel. Wie man den Partner fürs Leben findet" (Pattloch, April 2012).

For her dissertation Gudrun Kugler was distinguished with the Leopold-Kunschak-Award. Her work in Brussels was prized by the foundation „Ja zum Leben“.

Gudrun Kugler is married and has four children.


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Philipp Schmerold


Philipp J. Schmerold is a prophetic voice, with a mandate to call the lost to repentance, reviving believers and awakening them to do the works of Jesus. He is a conference speaker and author, and travels extensively ministering to multitudes every year. His personal time with God and passion for the presence of the Holy Spirit fuel the deep fire within him to minister to both the body of Christ, and to the lost. Philipp's life passion is to be a friend of God and to make Him known.

Global Kingdom Mission, is not primarily called to just one specific geographic location - rather it is called to people and to see millions come to Jesus in this endtime harvest. The work to which this ministry is called to involves missionary work, evangelistic crusades, church planting, and humanitarian projects in different nations of the world. 

When Jesus said "GO into ALL the World", He meant what He said. Fueled by Philipp's own dramatic conversion and by the heart-cry of God, "that none shall perish", he dedicated his life to spreading the life-giving, miracle-working gospel of Jesus Christ through teaching and preaching the Word of God around the world. Wherever the voice of God leads, that´s where the ministry will go or be located. Within the first 4 years following his salvation Philipp prayed with 1.000′s to receive Jesus as their Lord and Savior. While still in his 20’s, Philipp has had already ministered in stadiums and preached to many thousands in miracle crusades which he conducted. He took the Gospel to 6 continents and has traveled throughout the United States, as well as more than 40 other nations around the globe. He was in pastoral ministry in Vienna, Austria where he served with Vienna Christian Center. Philipp serves in very remote areas in the world with a great passion for unreached people groups. He also ministers regularly at conferences, crusades, bible schools and churches of various denominational backgrounds all over the world, but always just intent on living his life supernaturally natural, whether he ministers to one person, or to crowds of tens of thousands – and Jesus Christ continues to heal various kinds of sicknesses and diseases, His anointing sill breaks the yoke of any bondage, and He saves the lost and embraces them in His loving arms. This ministry was confirmed with many signs, wonders and creative miracles, accurate prophetic ministry and the salvation of multitudes.

Reverend Philipp Schmerold is a third-year graduate from Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry in Redding, California, where he interned for Chris Overstreet and is part of the Rhema Bible Training College teaching staff in Austria. He also graduated from the Reinhard Bonnke School of Evangelism, was interviewed by Club 700 and appeared on television. 
He is part of and ordained with the Austrian Pentecostal Free Churches Movement.


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Johannes Hartl


Born in 1979, Dr. Johannes Hartl is the director of the House of Prayer in Augsburg which he founded together with his wife Jutta in 2005: A place where since 2011 prayer would never cease, 365 days a year and 24 hours a day. Johannes had been involved into evangelistic work amongst teenagers and the national executive committee of the charismatic renewal for years. He studied German philology and philosophy and received a doctorate in Catholic theology in 2007. His challenging and lively way of teaching make him a frequently requested conference speaker in whole Europe, on the Internet, on TV and radio, reaching many thousands weekly. He is author of 12 books on spirituality and prayer. Johannes and Jutta Hartl live with their four children in Augsburg.


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Chris Pöschl


Chris was born to an Austrian father and an English mother in Vienna, Austria. He was raised in a Christian home but made a personal decision for Christ when he was 14 at a Christian family camp in England. Chris is a classical musician turned worship leader and has been involved in leading worship, training worship teams and speaking at worship seminars throughout Europe since he was 18. Chris's parents started Four Corners Christian Fellowship, a local fellowship, that focuses on the presence of God, equipping the saints to reach their full potential, and on making a major spiritual impact in Vienna, Austria and Europe.

Chris is the senior leader of Four Corners Christian Fellowship in June 2014 together with his wife, Starla. His greatest passion is to see people set free in their identity in Christ and to become fully aware of the supernatural nature that God has given every believer. Through preaching and worship Chris desires to get people so connected with the manifest presence of God, that they get saved, healed, equipped and sent into the nations of Europe and the world as an army of confident lovers of Jesus. Chris and Starla have four children and live in Vienna, Austria. 

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Kris Vallotton


Kris Vallotton is the Senior Associate Leader of Bethel Church in Redding, California and is
cofounder of Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry (BSSM). Kris travels internationally
training and equipping people to successfully fulfill their divine purpose. He’s a bestselling
author, having written more than a dozen books and training manuals to help prepare
believers for life in the kingdom. He has a diverse background in business, counseling, consulting, pastoring and teaching, which gives him unique leadership insights and perspectives.
Kris has a passion to use his experience and his prophetic gift to assist world leaders
in achieving their goals and accomplishing their mission. He’s the author of the popular
blog, Kris Vallotton: Raw, Real & Relevant. Kris has been married to his wife Kathy since
1975, and they have four children and many grandchildren.

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Paul Manwaring

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Paul Manwaring is on the senior leadership team at Bethel Church in Redding, California, and oversees Global Legacy, Bethel’s apostolic relational network. He spent 19 years in senior prison management in England, is a registered general and psychiatric nurse, and holds a management degree from Cambridge University. The world is a marriage between the supernatural and the natural, the secular and the sacred, a divine God and a glorified manhood. Paul lives to see the secular/sacred dividing line erased in lives and organizations.

Paul brings a fresh revelation of glory, order, strategic planning, and administration. His background in nursing and prison management infuse his teachings with both passion and experience.  He teaches in arenas both in and out of the church, to people in all walks of life, producing changed lives, changed organizations, and changed nations.


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Jean Luc Trachsel

Since his early age, God called him to bring His Word with a demonstration of power. He has travelled over the five continents, has visited more than 80 nations and was able to share the Gospel to all kind of circumstances and situations. Visionnary and entrepreneur, he believes that NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE. He works actively to bring unity among the Christians to proclaim the Gospel with mercy and compassion to this generation. His sensibility to the Spirit allow the manifestation of the supernatural with signs, miracles, healings and the salvation. Jean-Luc is the International director of IAHM, where the mission is to restore the healing ministries in the body in Christ. Married to his beautiful wife Josiane, father of 4 children, he loves to spend time with his family.


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Brother Yun (The Heavenly Man)

Brother Yun (The Heavenly Man) was born in February 1958 in the province of Henan. His original name was Liu Zhenying (刘振营).

Brother Yun became a believer at the age of 16. Soon after he became a Christian, God called him to be His witness in the west and south. As he was obedient to the calling, he eventually became a witness of Christ not just in the western and southern parts of China, but throughout China and in the nations beyond China as well.

Brother Yun was born into a poor family. His family’s financial situation took a turn for the worst when his father became ill with an asthmatic condition that led to lung cancer eventually. His life got worse when he became a Christian as he suffered severe trials and persecutions. In the midst of suffering for the Lord, however, he experienced miracle after miracle, which helped to strengthen his faith.

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Ben Fitzgerald

Ben Fitzgerald is the Leader of Awakening Europe and GODfest Ministries. He spends a lot of his time traveling abroad as an Evangelist and for several years has been a Pastor at Bethel Church in Redding, California. Originally from Australia, He met Jesus in an encounter that deeply changed him late in 2002 whilst he was dealing drugs and extremely broken. Since then Ben has lived passionately about one thing, showing the world Jesus in his everyday life and taking the good news of the Kingdom to the nations. Ben loves to help people live in God’s fullness of freedom and identity and has a deep conviction that the future of nations will be transformed by radical believers living free and proclaiming Jesus boldly.

-Ben Fitzgerald

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Mattie Montgomery

After first stepping onto the stage of international ministry during his 10-year stint as the vocalist of renowned spirit-filled hardcore band “For Today,” author, speaker, and evangelist Mattie Montgomery now serves the body of Christ passionately, traveling around the world, and partnering with local churches to teach and demonstrate the Kingdom of God. He carries a burden to train, equip, and inspire believers to say "yes" to the call of God to a radical life of simple obedience. 

Mattie communicates a fresh, challenging message with a prophetic edge, and takes a hard stand against fear and complacency in the Church.  He is covered and sent out by Apostle Aaron Smith of the Rock Church of Mobile, AL. He lives in Mobile with his wife Candice, and their two sons, Kai and Owen.

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Walter Heidenreich


Walter is the founder of HELP for all Nations, president of the Free Christian Youth Community (FCJG) in Lüdenscheid (Germany) and HELP International, the international branch of FCJG overseeing and covering the international ministries in Europe, Asia and the USA. He had a powerful encounter with God while he was still a drug addict with no Christian around, and God radically turned Walter's life. Since this encounter Walter has been walking with God. Walter's heart is fervently burning for Jesus, revival and missions.

He is a nationally and internationally credited and well-known evangelist and conference speaker, who spends several months per year abroad ministering to churches, running crusades and ministering to the poor, needy and the lost.


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Matthias "Kuno" Kuhn

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Kuno is a Pastor and movement leader of GPMC in Thun, Switzerland. His heart burns to see heaven invade every area of society and for every individual to encounter the reality of heaven. In other words: Experience heavenly conditions and circumstances! Kuno also dreams of his favorite football club FC Thun to win the Swiss championship


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Joakim Lundqvist

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Pastor Joakim Lundqvist is Senior Pastor of Word of Life Church in Uppsala, Sweden, with 3 200 members and an international network including over 700 churches. Word of Life has an extensive international missions program and has produced millions of books and audio and video material containing faith inspiring teaching in several languages.

In 2002, he founded the Christian cross- denominational student organization ‘New Generation’ in Sweden, and saw it grow to some 15 000 members nationally and 25 000 internationally in just ten years, before stepping into the ministry of Senior Pastor at Word of Life.

Pastor Joakim is a much appreciated speaker and author, having visited over 50 nations, inspiring and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ in their own world.

His 30 years of experience in youth ministry shines through in his creative sermons, aiming to relate to every generation.

He is married to Maria, who serves as Music Director at Word of Life, and they have two grown-up daughters, Evelina and Julia, both involved in the church and ministry.

Learn more at livetsord.se

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Heidi Baker


Heidi’s greatest passion is to live in the manifest presence of God and to carry His glory, presence, and love to a lost and dying world. She longs to see others laying their lives down for the sake of the Gospel and coming home to the Father’s love. Rolland and Heidi Baker founded Iris Ministry, now Iris Global, in 1980. In 1995 they were called to the poorest country in the world at the time, Mozambique, and faced an extreme test of the Gospel.. They began by pouring out their lives among abandoned street children. As the Holy Spirit moved miraculously in many ways, a revival movement spread to adults, pastors, churches, and then throughout the bush, all across Mozambique's ten provinces. Heidi is now "Mama Aida" to thousands of children, and oversees a broad holistic ministry that includes Bible schools, medical clinics, church-based orphan care, well drilling, primary schools, evangelistic industries, cottage farms, widow’s programs, and healing outreaches in remote villages that includes a network of hundreds of churches. She earned her BA, MA degrees from S.C.C., Vanguard University, and her PhD from Kings College, University of London. She is calling for a passionate tribe of believers who will pour out their lives for Love's sake and bring all children of all ages home to the Father's embrace!


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