kelly wahlquist

Catholic Evangelist & Speaker

Kelly Wahlquist is a dynamic and inspiring Catholic speaker whose gift of weaving personal stories and Scripture together with practical advice allows her audience to enter more fully into what Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict have called us into - to be witnesses of our faith and part of the New Evangelization.

My book, Created to Relate: God's Design for Peace and Joy, is available for purchase at St. George Books & Gifts. Order your copy today and invite some friends to join you for a Created to Relate book club! It will be fun and easy. At the end of each chapter there is a section called "Tools For Building Your Relationships" that is designed specifically for you and your friends to grow in your faith… and your friendships! It is perfect for any book club! 

Kelly will open your eyes to the fact the everyone you meet provides you with a new opportunity to love.
— Jeff Cavins, Creator of The Great Adventure, Director of Evangelization

Here's the description:

Created to Relate explains the natural gift women have for building and maintaining life-giving relationships. Understanding the role of relationship within the Trinity can help you understand the importance of connection with others—the key to living the Gospel fully and joyfully. Wahlquist shows how you can use your ability to build relationships as a way to lead others to Christ. She provides practical tips to help you stay focused in the midst of the distractions and responsibilities that can lead to superficial connections. Each chapter contains a Scripture reading, reflection, discussion questions, and a practical application exercise. Gain new dignity in your role as a master relationship builder and new confidence in sharing the Gospel with others.

Paperback160 pages

To order your copy visit: St. George Books & Gifts

If you desire the keys to building a life that is radically relational, one that teems with joy, fulfillment, and the peace that surpasses all understanding, let Kelly walk with you on a journey of a lifetimes both as guide and companion. You were created to relate!”
— Lisa M. Hendey, founder of, speaker & author
Kelly Wahlquist’s Created to Relate provides a remarkable suite of tools to help you build, improve, and savor all the key relationships in your life. My question is, how can such a practical book be at the same time such a delightful read? Reader beware: the joy that oozes from every page just might be absorbed into your system with surprising results!
— Marcellino D’Ambrosio, author, speaker & Catholic Media personality
Kelly Wahlquist’s new book is a breezy and fun introduction to evangelizing. Catholic women will appreciate Wahlquist’s verve and humor as she examines how the feminine genius inspires our sharing of the faith. ‘Created to Relate’ reminds women that evangelizing isn’t scary—we were made for this!
— Pat Gohn, Award-winning author, "Blessed, Beautiful & Bodacious"