October 28th


Launchbox Collective

Fort Worth, Texas

The Brave Gathering is an extraordinary women's event dedicated to encouraging and celebrating the strength, courage, and unique stories of women.

This one-day gathering is centered around the power of reclaiming your identity in midlife through stories that nourish the mind, body, and spirit.

Event details


Launchbox Collective

2726 Lipscomb St

Fort Worth, Texas


Saturday October 28th


Doors open at 8:30

Event 9am-4pm

Lunch is included


Body ~ Mind ~ Spirit ~ Connection

Welcome to the 6th annual The Brave Gathering!

Are you a woman in midlife feeling like you're at a crossroads? Do you yearn for a deeper sense of purpose, connection, and fulfillment? Perhaps you're facing changes and uncertainties that leave you longing for the courage to step into the next chapter of your life with confidence. You're not alone.

This year is all about feeling LOVED. That is what we want you to feel from the moment you arrive. You will hear from inspiring speakers, connect with amazing women, listen to incredible music, and enjoy delicious food.

This inclusive event welcomes women from all backgrounds, everyone has a seat at the table.

Prepare to be inspired, encouraged, and perhaps a little challenged as you explore what it means to make your second half your best half.

Don't miss this chance to embark on a journey of self-discovery, connection, and empowerment.

What makes you feel Loved?


Barbie Armenta

Host / Founder

Barbie Armenta is an author, life coach, speaker, and the founder/visionary of Brave:1 and The Brave Gathering.

She and her husband Richard wrote a book about it called The Right Combination – Finding love and life after divorce.

God radically changed Barbie's life and she longs for you to know Him too.

Barbie is passionate about using story to inspire women to elevate their life, business, and relationships.

Sherry Horton is a recovering people-pleaser who God has taken on a journey that has shown her just how amazing life can be when your identity and value are placed in His hands. This journey has inspired her to share with others about their own vertical value and the many lessons she has learned along the way. Sherry uses her unique God-given gifts to share God’s truth in compelling, creative, and heart-opening ways.

Sherry Horton


Carrie Grace


Carrie has a passion for living life abundantly every day and helping others do the same. After working with survivors of human trafficking since 2011, she has seen how a person can go from a victim to survivor to overcomer to more than a conqueror! Carrie is the founder and CEO of Carrie Grace Consulting where she offers her knowledge and experience to empower leaders and non-profits in successfully fulfilling their unique missions. She is the author of “Refresh” and recently introduced a series of “Feminine Daily Journal” guides. Carrie is the creator of “Reclaiming Femininity” groups and offers information on masculine and feminine energy through multiple platforms. She desires to help others discover their true identity and passion and begin thriving, not just surviving.

Staci Danford


ED Neuroscience Brain Coach/ TEDx Speaker

Staci Danford is a one-of-a-kind mix of JOY & Neuroscience, with a master’s degree in Mind, Brain, Education, a TEDx speaker, and has been a GRATITUDE consultant for the ABC News show~ Good Morning Texas.

She is the owner and operator of The Grateful Brain, a consulting company that uses Neuroscience to help individuals, schools and companies understand that: YOUR BRAIN POWER IS YOUR SUPER POWER… but only if you know how to use it!

Elizabeth Clark


Since she was 16, Elizabeth has been involved in worship ministry in one way or another. An exceptional singer and piano player, she has sung and played her music in countless churches and events as well as held executive worship positions at many churches. Her latest song, ‘Time To Live’, is available on iTunes, Spotify, or wherever music is downloaded. It is a powerful song for those that have felt defeated or without hope. The victory has already been won, so it’s time to live! Elizabeth alos wrote our Brave anthem

Listen to Brave On click here.

Special Guest Wellness Panel

Angelique Gates


Jenn Keautch


Tamara Pickering

Sisterhood Hikes and Such


General Ticket Sales

Single-Day Tickets | $127

Ticket Sales begin September 30th

The Brave Gathering

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