Speaking

I’m deeply honored you would consider me for your event.  As a speaker for 27 years and a former event planner myself, I care about helping you make your event successful, regardless of the size.  I have been blessed to speak to a variety audiences all over the country and in venues as diverse as state legislatures, conferences, youth events, women’s retreats, universities, schools, medical conferences, churches, TV, radio and even men’s events. I am a huge fan of how God designed men and love to encourage them from a woman’s perspective.

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My ‘day job’ as President of The Legacy Institute consists of leading The Legacy Institute team and hosting a daily radio show in Seattle called Relationship Insights with Carrie Abbott, on AM 630 KCIS at 12:30 & 6:30pm and Spirit105.3 FM on Sunday at 6:30am.  My passion is communicating relationship truth with grace and I feel God’s pleasure when I get to teach and speak in any setting.

I’ve listed several popular topics below, and am happy to work with you to design a specific message to fit your event. To see either my professional bio or curriculum vitae, click these links.

PDF-IconCarrie’s BIO – Printable PDF-IconCarrie’s Curriculum Vitae – Printable

Samples:

Audio Samples            Video Samples

Speaking Topics:

Adults/Parents

  • IMG_7425_GLMale and Female By Design – This is Carrie’s classic message from Genesis with fresh insights on why God created people, male, female, marriage, children and family is incredibly popular. This divine prescription for people can improve everyone’s relationships and is the foundation for understanding sexual integrity.  This message can be delivered in 45-60 minutes, or expanded to 4-5 hours for retreats or conferences.
  • Male and Female Design Differences – This illuminating message reveals more specifics of the design features of men and women and the power and purpose behind the design. God’s intent for living with sexual integrity is also defined.  45-60 minutes
  • Marriage – A Divine Idea – This inspiring and enlightening message reveals the mystery of God’s plan for marriage in Genesis and the foundations necessary in a relationship to have a healthy, lasting marriage. lt also covers cohabitation and other counterfeits.  45-60 minutes
  • Emotional Intimacy – This important message reveals the importance and meaning of intimacy and how it is developed in relationships at five different levels. This practical and encouraging session helps students have healthy boundaries and build strong friendships and relationships that last a lifetime.  45-60 minutes
  • The Importance of Bonding – This message illuminates the importance of bonding in human relationships and reveals the stages of physical bonding observed in every culture. This message helps people understand why physical bonding is so powerful, the brain chemicals involved and how to set healthy boundaries for successful relationships.  45-60 minutes
  • Homosexuality and Same Sex Marriage – This message begins with God’s intent for male and female relationships and marriage beginning with the creation account in Genesis. Then, a review of Romans and other scripture along with brain science, social science data and other resources are woven into the picture to help reveal why God’s original prescription for human relationships is best, and ways for people to understand how to lovingly approach these complex issues.  2-3 hours

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  • The Power of Being Female – This message for young ladies and women illuminates God’s original intent for creating women, the power and true beauty of their design and their abilities to expand the Kingdom through being female! Very inspiring and encouraging.  45-60 minutes
  • Modesty, It’s Not Just About Clothes! – This encouraging and enlightening look at modesty helps unravel the truth about humility and the grace and power that happens in our lives when we understand how to “put on humility”. This message encourages women and men to reveal truth with their bodies and in doing so expand Gods Kingdom and their influence.  45-60 minutes
  • The Real War on Women – This message uncovers Gods plan for women, and the lies and cultural trends that actually keep women from being all they were meant to be. This includes some enlightening facts about the female fertility, brain design and encourages all women to live in agreement with their unique design, purpose and power.  1 – 2 hours
  • The Power of the Spoken Word – This powerful message reveals how God spoke all things in to being, then created men and women in His image, with an ability to speak life and death with their tongues! This message brings a clarity to our understanding of our design and our kingdom purpose and how we can literally affect all of our relationships and other people through this amazing power!  45-60 minutes
  • The Power of Being A Real Man – This encouraging and respectful exhortation to men of all ages comes from a woman’$ unique perspective and will inspire your men to live in agreement with their unique and powerful design. Includes scripture from Genesis, brain research and other important facts causing every man listening to feel they have what it takes!  45-60 minutes

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College/Single Adults

  • Male and Female By Design – This foundational message introduces Gods intent for male and female relationships prescribed in Genesis and reveal how to live in agreement with that design and live with sexual integrity throughout a lifetime.  45-60 minutes
  • Male and Female Design Differences – This illuminating message reveals more specifics of the design features of men and women and the power and purpose behind the design. God’s intent for living with sexual integrity is also defined.  45-60 minutes
  • Marriage – A Divine Idea – This inspiring and enlightening message reveals the marriage in Genesis and the foundations necessary healthy, lasting marriage. It also covers cohabitation.  45-60 minutes
  • Emotional Intimacy – This important message reveals the importance and meaning of intimacy and how it is developed in relationships at five different levels. This practical and encouraging session helps students have healthy boundaries and build strong friendships and relationships that last a lifetime.  45-60 minutes
  • The Importance of Bonding – This message illuminates the importance of bonding in human relationships and reveals the stages of physical bonding observed in every culture. This message helps people understand why physical bonding is so powerful, the brain chemicals involved and how to set healthy boundaries for successful relationships. 45-60 minutes
  • Homosexuality and Same Sex Marriage – This message begins with God’s intent for male and female relationships and marriage beginning with the creation account in Genesis. Then, a review of Romans and other scripture along with brain science, social science data and other resources are woven into the picture to help reveal why God’s original prescription for human relationships is best, and ways for people to understand how to lovingly approach these complex issues.  2-3 hours
  • The Power of Being Female – This message for young ladies and women illuminates God’s original intent for creating women, the power and true beauty of their design and their abilities to expand the Kingdom through being female!  Very inspiring and encouraging.  45-60 minutes
  • Modesty, It’s Not Just About Clothes! – This encouraging and enlightening look at modesty helps unravel the truth about humility and the grace and power that happens in our lives when we understand how to “put on humility”. This message encourages women and men to reveal truth with their bodies and in doing so expand Gods Kingdom and their influence.  45-60 minutes
  • The Real War on Women – This message uncovers Gods plan for women, and the lies and cultural trends that actually keep women from being all they were meant to be. This includes some enlightening facts about the female fertility, brain design and encourages all women to live in agreement with their unique design, purpose and power.  1-2 hours
  • The Power of the Spoken Word – This powerful message reveals how God spoke all things in to being, then created men and women in His image, with an ability to speak life and death with their tongues! This message brings a clarity to our understanding of our design and our kingdom purpose and how we can literally affect all of our relationships and other people through this amazing power!  45-60 minutes
  • The Power of Being A Real Man – This encouraging and respectful exhortation to men of all ages comes from a woman’s unique perspective and will inspire your men to live in agreement with their unique and powerful design. Includes scripture from Genesis, brain research and other important facts causing every man listening to feel they have what it takes!  45-60 minutes

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Senior High

  • Living with Sexual Integrity – This inspiring message includes God’s intentional design for male and female relationships from Genesis and the definition and application of sexual integrity using all five aspects including: physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual.  45-60 minutes
  • Male and Female Differences – This fast paced, fun interactive session includes scripture from Genesis and Gods intent for creating male and female relationships. This session helps students value each other as well as their own unique and powerful design.  45-60 minutes
  • Intimacy Levels – This enlightening message reveals the five different levels of intimacy and the role each one plays in developing healthy relationships. This popular talk takes shows students how to form and maintain relationships, helps them develop boundaries and what commitment at each level requires.  45-60 minutes
  • Bonding – Physical bonding is observed in every culture and learn in this message students will the importance of each stage of bonding and how brain chemicals are a component to bonding.  Students also see where and why they should set boundaries for physical touch, and how to start over if they have gone too far.  45-60 minutes

Junior High

  • Male and Female Differences – This fast paced, fun interactive session includes scripture from Genesis and Gods intent for creating male and female relationships. This session helps students value each other as well as their own unique and powerful design.  45-60 minutes
  • Living with Sexual Integrity – This inspiring message includes God’s intentional design for male and female relationships from Genesis and the definition and application of sexual integrity using all five aspects including: physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual.  45-60 minutes