Rick Warren is an innovative pastor, renowned author, and global influencer. He is the founding pastor of Saddleback Church, one of the largest churches in the world, with campuses in the US and around the globe. He is the author of The Purpose Driven Life, one of the best-selling nonfiction books in publishing history. It has been translated into 74 languages and sold more than 50 million copies in all formats. Pastor Rick continues to encourage churches everywhere to be a sanctuary for hope and healing. You can listen to Pastor Rick’s Daily Hope, his daily audio teaching, and sign up for his free daily devotionals at PastorRick.com.
Led by a stirring in the heart of Atlanta-based pastor Louie Giglio in 1995, Passion has ushered millions of college students from across the globe into unity, brought forth some of the most influential songs for the modern day Church, and championed a full-force movement to fight the injustices of human trafficking. A passionate communicator and leader, Giglio is the pastor of Passion City Church in Atlanta and founder of the Passion Movement, which includes the collegiate gatherings of Passion Conferences and Capitol CMG partner sixstepsrecords. Widely known for the Passion Talk Series DVD messages, "Indescribable" and "How Great Is Our God", Giglio is also the author of "The Air I Breathe," "I Am Not But I Know I AM" and "Waiting Here for You." As a communicator, Giglio speaks at events throughout the U.S. and around the globe. A native of Atlanta and graduate of Georgia State University, Giglio has done post-graduate work at Baylor University and holds a Master of Divinity Degree from Southwestern Seminary.
Coming from a broken home and looking to drugs for all the answers to life, Greg's life was forever changed after hearing Jesus' charge to us in Matthew 12, "You are either for Me or against Me." He would go on to make Jesus the Lord of his life, and become a pastor, author and evangelist dedicated to sharing this message around the globe, mostly through events known as Harvest Crusades.
Levi Lusko was born in Colorado in 1982, moving to Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1993. Levi grew up in a Christian family, and has never known life outside of church. "I am so thankful that my parents raised me knowing the Scriptures and am trying to raise my children the same way," Levi remarked. As he grew older, religion, church and God became a routine for him that lacked meaning. Though he knew all the Bible stories and went to many church activities, Levi didn’t take his walk with God seriously. Read more about Levi Lusko.