Marysa and Philippe Bedard are from Montreal, Quebec. They are passionate about seeing people walk in their true identities as beloved sons and daughters of God. Their desire is to see young people rise up in prayer for Israel and a generation who will seek after the heart of God. Marysa was a part of the Arise tour in 2014 and they both took part in the Arise tour 2018.
Marysa was a student and Intern with Catch the Fire Toronto and Montreal. She attended Toronto’s School of Ministry and completed the Heart and Advance Module. She also interned with the creative services at CTF Toronto where she worked with Revival magazine as an editor and writer. In CTF Montreal she interned as a small group leader for their Francophone School of Ministry. After interning with CTF Montreal she traveled to Tønsberg Norway and interned with a non-profit organization called World Outreach Mission. She was responsible for administrative work, participated in an outreach trip to Sweden, and was a youth group leader. Marysa successfully completed a Bachelor’s degree in Western Society and Cultural studies at Concordia University.
Philippe has a Bachelor’s degree in Theology from Institut de Théologie pour la Francophonie in partnership with Université Laval. He is serving as a worship leader at La Chapelle, and is currently working full time for the YMCA. Philippe is a songwriter, and has a heart for the pastoral ministry. He volunteered in a ministry that was giving food to the homeless people in Montreal, and interned at the chapel of a Federal prison in Laval. He also went with Marysa on a mission trip to Jackson, Mississippi, to work with We Will Go ministries.
Marysa and Philippe both have a heart for prayer, worship, missions, and healing ministries. They aspire to see Quebec transformed by the love of the Father, and for the church to rise up in intercession for Israel, and the nations.