International speaker, Best-selling Author and Radio Host
Gary Zimak is the author of several books, including Stop Worrying and Start Living, From Fear To Faith, Give Up Worry For Lent, A Worrier’s Guide To The Bible, Listen To Your Blessed Mother, Find A Real Friend In Jesus and Faith, Hope and Clarity.
Gary is a frequent speaker at parishes and conferences across the country and is recognized as the leading Catholic speaker on the topic of overcoming anxiety. In addition, Gary is a regular guest on EWTN TV & Radio, Relevant Radio, the host of The Gary Zimak Show podcast on Breadbox Media and was the creator and host of Spirit In The Morning, which aired on Holy Spirit Radio in Philadelphia from 2016-2018. He blogs at Patheos and his work has appeared in The National Catholic Register, Catholic Digest, Catholic Exchange, Catholic Philly and Seton Magazine.
Gary Zimak's Speaking Topics
Stop Worrying and Start Living – Based on his popular Dynamic Catholic book of the same name, Gary will deliver easy to understand suggestions for breaking free from worry and living the peaceful life that God wants you to have!
From Fear To Faith – Are you tired of worrying? After struggling to overcome anxiety for many years, Gary Zimak has learned that Jesus Christ is the ultimate answer to winning the battle. In this talk, Gary will share with you the Five P’s of Peace and help you make the journey from FEAR to Faith!
Give Up Worry For Lent – Perfect for Lenten talks, retreats and parish missions, Gary will share with you Scriptural examples and practical teaching from his best-selling book – Give Up Worry For Lent. It will make for a Lent you’ll never forget!
Getting Personal With Jesus – Many people go through life knowing about Jesus, but never get to know him personally. Using some of the techniques featured in his book Find A Real Friend In Jesus, Gary will give you practical suggestions for becoming close friends with the Lord. In addition, you’ll discover why it’s critical that you share Jesus with others and learn simple ways to do so.
Why Are You Afraid, O Men Of Little Faith? – Men are under tremendous pressure and can easily become overwhelmed by the problems they face each day. As a man who deals with this challenge daily, Gary Zimak has discovered what is necessary to emerge victorious. In this talk, he will provide men with the tools they need to experience peace and become courageous soldiers of Christ!
Unleashing The Spirit – Do you allow the Holy Spirit to work in your life? Gary will explain how understanding and channeling the gifts of the Holy Spirit changed him from a lukewarm and cowardly Catholic to someone who is ALIVE in the Spirit! If you’re tired of being discouraged and living in fear, this talk is for you. Learn how to unleash the Holy Spirit in YOUR life and get ready for miracles to happen!
What If Mary Said “No”? – We often assume that Mary had to say “yes” when asked to become the Mother of the Savior. In reality, the Blessed Mother’s assent was a conscious choice on her part. In this talk, based on Gary’s book, Listen To Your Blessed Mother, discover how Mary was the ultimate disciple and how she can help us all to become better Christians.
“Be Not Afraid” (To Homeschool)! – We’re all familiar with this phrase made famous by Jesus (John 6:20) and popularized in recent times by Saint Pope John Paul II, but many homeschooling parents cling to these three words on a daily basis. In this talk (designed for a homeschooling audience), Gary will share some of the techniques that he and his wife Eileen used to combat the anxiety of the homeschooling experience.You’ll find that it is possible not to worry…even if you’re homeschooling!