Mark Batterson, lead pastor of National Community Church (www.theaterchurch.com) in Washington, DC is coming to Rochester for EMBRACE, Elim Fellowship's Leadership Conference in Lima, NY May 21-23. One church with seven locations, Batterson's church NCC is focused on reaching emerging generations. The vision of NCC is to meet in movie theaters at metro stops throughout the DC area. NCC also owns and operates the largest coffeehouse on Capitol Hill.
Mark has two Masters Degrees from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Chicago, Illinois. He is the author of the best-selling books: In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day, Wild Goose Chase, Primal: A Quest for the Lost Soul of Christianity, and Soulprint.
Other speakers at this year's Leadership Conference include Roderick Hennings, Paul Johansson, Michael Cavanaugh and Ron and Judy Burgio.