October 6th, 2022

4-time Grammy award winning duo for KING & COUNTRY will be joined by non-profit & ministry advocate Sarah Hasselbeck and owner & designer of Carla Vail Interiors Carla Vail

How to Watch

The Anchor at Home premieres at 7pm PST on October 6th on the Anchor YouTube channel. The whole Anchor community will be able to watch together no matter where they are!

5 Steps for a Successful Watch Party

Invite your family and friends to join you on Thursday, October 6th to hear from guest speakers Sarah Hasselbeck and Carla Vail and musical duo for KING & COUNTRY.

Make sure to communicate with your group and share the YouTube link (coming soon), time, date and if needed, instructions to join a virtual discussion following the video.

Important: Make sure to have your guests sign & be entered in the drawing. Guests can sign in and enter the drawing by clicking here.

Be online and tune to the video link when it premieres on October 6th at 7pm PST. Moderate your discussion following the video.

Make sure to tag @theanchorgathering and #anchorathome on social media and “like” us on Facebook and Instagram!

Mixer Prompts

Choose one, two or all three prompts to discuss so the women at your watch party can get to know one another.

  • What did you eat for breakfast this morning?

  • What is your favorite thing about fall?

  • Are you a football fan? If so, what is your favorite team?

Featured Guests

for KING & COUNTRY is one of the music industry’s most respected and decorated duos. Brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone have won four GRAMMY Awards, seven GMA Dove Awards, a Billboard Music Award, 13 K-LOVE Fan Awards, and their eight No. 1 songs have produced an astonishing accumulation of over one billion on-demand streams.

The RIAA Platinum-selling act’s live show has been hailed as a must-see concert event that continues to wow sold-out crowds whether in the U.S.A, Australia, Germany, Netherlands, or New Zealand. for KING & COUNTRY’S most recent album, the RIAA Gold certified Burn The Ships debuted in the Top 10 of the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart and has since propelled the duo to five consecutive No. 1 songs including “joy.,” “TOGETHER (feat. Kirk Franklin & Tori Kelly),” and the 11-week platinum smash “God Only Knows.”

The global hitmakers have collaborated with a diverse list of artists including the legendary Dolly Parton, NEEDTOBREATHE, and Timbaland, amongst others. Joel and Luke Smallbone are committed to numerous philanthropic efforts focused on human trafficking, children in need, as well as numerous programs in support of the arts.

Sarah Hasselbeck grew up in Connecticut and was an All-American Division I Field Hockey athlete at Boston College. She graduated summa cum laude with a BS degree in accounting and continued on to earn her CPA. She worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston for three years following college.

Sarah married her college sweetheart and moved to Green Bay, WI. Her husband, Matthew, was a ProBowl quarterback in the NFL for 18 years which invested them into many different teams and communities. Matthew played for the Packers, Seahawks, Titans and Colts.

In 2016, the Hasselbecks moved back to Boston so Matthew could be close to ESPN where he works as an NFL analyst and where they raise their three children, Annabelle, Mallory and Henry. Sarah happily spends most of her time cheering on her children on the lacrosse and football fields.

Sarah is an active board member of Medical Teams International based in Portland, OR. Her heart is dedicated to MTI’s amazing work of daring to love like Jesus as they bring medical care to people devastated by crisis and disasters around the world. Sarah also serves as a family advisor to the Football Players Health Study at Harvard University. Matthew and Sarah work together on the board of Pro Athletes Outreach which is a pro to pro ministry serving the NFL, MLB and NHL. They also champion the work of International Justice Mission, the Danita’s Children home in Ouanaminthe, Haiti and are members of the Well with Charity: water. In her free time Sarah loves to run, read and enjoy time with her family and friends.

After a full-time career in product development, branding, and retail forecasting, Carla shifted her focus and began to share her expertise with the non-profit sector.

She joined the Anchor Board to focus on the branding and marketing side and is looking forward to continuing to expand The Anchor’s reach across the country, bringing its unique format and message of hope and encouragement to more women nationwide.

Carla lives in beautiful Washington state and is currently an empty nester. She launched her interiors business during COVID to help others make their homes their favorite place to be!

Discussion Questions

We hope you enjoyed the Anchor at Home! At this time, your host can lead your small group through these discussion questions.


  • What do you think it would feel like to actually walk on water? Have you ever felt a supernatural peace in your life?
  • Your life is not your own. How does that statement hit you?
  • Are there people in your life that you can see helped you with your “math problems” of faith and trust?
  • Have you ever experienced a time where you felt like you were “lucky” or you were “blessed” with something? Can you see it as a moment of GRACE from God? Has God ever shown you His power over things out of your power?



This Month’s Drawing

Guests at your Watch Party or women watching on their own will be able to enter the drawing before the Anchor at Home begins and until 9pm. Please remind your guests to enter the drawing when they arrive at your Watch Party.

October’s Drawing is for the Anchor “hope” glassybaby!

How to Enter

Visit theanchorgathering.com/raffle to access the entry form.

Fill out the Google form and voilà, you’ve successfully entered!

Tips and Instructions for Hosts


  • Read guests the drawing URL (theanchorgathering.com/raffle) and they can visit it on their mobile device to submit the form.
  • Forward your guests this page or the Watch Party Kit PDF and direct them to these instructions.
  • Print out page 4 of the Watch Party Kit PDF fold in half, and set it at your Watch Party. Ask guests to scan the QR code to enter.
  • Pull up the drawing on your device (iPad, phone, etc.) and pass it around for each guest to enter.