Mark has been the Teaching Pastor at Redeeming Grace Church since 1999. He is responsible for setting the Sunday morning preaching schedule and delivers most of the messages throughout the year. Mark loves to help God’s people grow through understanding and applying God’s Word. It has been his joy to equip and learn from faithful pastors in difficult parts of the world.
Prior to coming to Redeeming Grace Church, Mark was the Senior Pastor at Sovereign Grace Church in Pasadena, CA.
Mark has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry from Humboldt State University, in California. It was there that he discovered and fell in love with the local church. He also has a Masters of Divinity Degree from Fuller Seminary.
He is delighted to have been married to his partner and friend, Lesley, since 1982. They have four adult children, spread out across four states. In addition to working with wood, Mark loves hiking and running, watching Washington Nationals baseball, reading good novels, and playing golf.