J.D. Greear is the pastor of The Summit Church, in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. He has authored several books, including Gaining by Losing:  Why the Future Belongs to Churches That Send, Gospel:  Recovering the Power that Made Christianity Revolutionary, Stop Asking Jesus into Your Heart:  How to Know for Sure You Are Saved, and Jesus, Continued … Why the Spirit Inside You Is Better Than Jesus Beside You. Pastor J.D. completed his Ph.D. in Theology at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, writing on the correlations between early church presentations of the gospel and Islamic theology. Pastor J.D. and his wife Veronica live in Raleigh. Together they are raising four ridiculously cute kids: Kharis, Alethia, Ryah, and Adon.

J.D. Greear is the pastor of The Summit Church, in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. He has authored several books, including Gaining by Losing:  Why the Future Belongs to Churches That SendGospel:  Recovering the Power that Made Christianity RevolutionaryStop Asking Jesus into Your Heart:  How to Know for Sure You Are Saved, and Jesus, Continued … Why the Spirit Inside You Is Better Than Jesus Beside You. Pastor J.D. completed his Ph.D. in Theology at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, writing on the correlations between early church presentations of the gospel and Islamic theology. Pastor J.D. and his wife Veronica live in Raleigh. Together they are raising four ridiculously cute kids: Kharis, Alethia, Ryah, and Adon.

Dave Harvey serves as the Executive Director of Sojourn Network and a Teaching Pastor at Summit Church in Fort Myers, Florida. Dave is also the founder of “Am I Called.com”, a leadership resource site helping pastors, leaders and men who sense a call to ministry and has 31 years of pastoral experience, with 19 years as a lead pastor. Dave chairs the board for the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation (CCEF) and has traveled nationally and internationally doing conferences where he teaches Christians, equips pastors and trains church planters. Dave has a D.Min from Westminster Theological Seminary, writes regularly for TGC and FTC, and is the author of When Sinners Say I Do, Am I Called, Rescuing Ambition, and Letting Go: Rugged Love for Wayward Souls. Married for 35 years, Dave and Kimm have four kids and two grandkids.

Dave Harvey serves as the Executive Director of Sojourn Network and a Teaching Pastor at Summit Church in Fort Myers, Florida. Dave is also the founder of “Am I Called.com”, a leadership resource site helping pastors, leaders and men who sense a call to ministry and has 31 years of pastoral experience, with 19 years as a lead pastor. Dave chairs the board for the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation (CCEF) and has traveled nationally and internationally doing conferences where he teaches Christians, equips pastors and trains church planters. Dave has a D.Min from Westminster Theological Seminary, writes regularly for TGC and FTC, and is the author of When Sinners Say I Do, Am I Called, Rescuing Ambition, and Letting Go: Rugged Love for Wayward Souls. Married for 35 years, Dave and Kimm have four kids and two grandkids.

 
Jamin Stinziano is the pastor of Summit Church, a church in southwest Florida he and a team of others planted in 2003 that has multiplied into three congregations in the Fort Myers and Naples areas. Jamin is married to Vicky and they have six children, three coming through the foster system. Together, Jamin and Vicky lead the Every Child Initiative, which seeks to envision, equip, and empower disciples of Jesus to have gospel impact in the lives of vulnerable children. Jamin has an M.Div. from Denver Seminary and a D.Min. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. 

Jamin Stinziano is the pastor of Summit Church, a church in southwest Florida he and a team of others planted in 2003 that has multiplied into three congregations in the Fort Myers and Naples areas. Jamin is married to Vicky and they have six children, three coming through the foster system. Together, Jamin and Vicky lead the Every Child Initiative, which seeks to envision, equip, and empower disciples of Jesus to have gospel impact in the lives of vulnerable children. Jamin has an M.Div. from Denver Seminary and a D.Min. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. 

Joel Brooks is the Lead Pastor of Redeemer Community Church in Birmingham, Alabama. married to Lauren and has three children – Caroline (14), Natalie (11), and Georgia (9). The Brooks moved from Atlanta to Birmingham 21 years ago so Joel could attend Beeson Divinity School where he received his MDiv. in 1999. After graduation, Joel founded University Christian Fellowship (UCF). After establishing and serving nine years with UCF, the Brooks' felt the Lord leading them to plant a church in East Birmingham. For months, they gathered with friends in their home to seek God’s heart concerning this possibility.  On March 30, 2008, Redeemer Community Church’s first service was held in their home.

Joel Brooks is the Lead Pastor of Redeemer Community Church in Birmingham, Alabama. married to Lauren and has three children – Caroline (14), Natalie (11), and Georgia (9). The Brooks moved from Atlanta to Birmingham 21 years ago so Joel could attend Beeson Divinity School where he received his MDiv. in 1999. After graduation, Joel founded University Christian Fellowship (UCF). After establishing and serving nine years with UCF, the Brooks' felt the Lord leading them to plant a church in East Birmingham. For months, they gathered with friends in their home to seek God’s heart concerning this possibility.  On March 30, 2008, Redeemer Community Church’s first service was held in their home.