Since 1972, Rich Wilkerson has been helping people who are in crises of every description. His main function has been as a communicator. From 1980 to 1990, he spoke in person to 1.5 million students in 1700 public schools throughout the United States and Canada. Rich has traveled to 27 countries lecturing on Hope, Love, and Faith.
In 1998, he and his wife, Robyn, and their children moved to Miami, Florida to work with those in need. He and Robyn assumed their current leadership positions as co-pastors of Trinity Church, which at that time consisted of about 250 mostly Haitian people. Today, over 4,000 people call Trinity their church home each week. Rich and Robyn also founded the Peacemakers Family Center, a social service organization that has won nearly $30 million in government funding since 2000. Rich earned a Masters in organizational leadership, and is currently seeking his doctorate at Southeastern University.
Robyn Wilkerson began her journey with her husband Rich in 1973. Her achievements and successes include her position as the Vice President of a Mortgage Banking Firm in Sacramento California, serving as Co-Anchor for the National TV Show “Introduction to Life” with her father, the late Dr. Fulton Buntain, and coaching women ministry leaders to success. Robyn earned her Masters of Arts in Christian Ministry and will receive her Doctoral degree from Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri in May 2017. She is a dynamic public speaker who has lectured around the World.
Rich and Robyn are the parents of four sons, Jonfulton, Rich Jr., Graham, and Taylor, and has three Daughters-N-Love Ashley, Dawn-Chere, and Kristen, and three Grand-Darlings Israel (Izzy), Fulton, and Nora.
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Author and filmmaker Phil Vischer stopped by the show to visit with Jordan and talk about a variety of topics. Phil has had a significant impact on American culture, specifically with his groundbreaking children’s series, VeggieTales, which has sold more than 65 million copies worldwide. During today's episode, Phil discusses the rise and fall of Big Idea Productions, pursuing the ideas God has in store for us and more! You can follow Phil here and find his book on his website.
Dr. Kent Ingle is the President of Southeastern University, in Lakeland, Florida. In the spring of 2017, Dr. Ingle was a featured speaker at our annual Century Leadership Conference. Entitled "Stewardship," Dr. Ingle challenged us to live as leaders who are stewards of the gifts they are given. To find out more about Dr. Ingle, you can visit his website or follow him on Twitter.
Jim Cymbala, the pastor of Brooklyn Tabernacle joined us at Century Leadership Conference 2017 and we wanted to share the powerful message he spoke. Pastor Cymbala sat down with Darren Pilcher to discuss the story of Brooklyn Tabernacle, as well as many other characteristics of pastoral leadership. Pastor Cymbala was so gracious to join us and we wanted to share his comments with you.
This special episode features our friend Brady Boyd, the pastor of New Life Church, in Colorado Springs. Brady was a guest at Century Leadership Conference 2017 and he spoke about the power of being led by the Holy Spirit as we navigate culture and the church.
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This special episode features Greg Surratt, the pastor of Seacoast Church, in South Carolina. Greg joined us at Century Leadership Conference 2017, and challenged us to a different way of thinking. This week, we wanted to share his keynote with you.
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Nancy Ortberg joined the podcast to talk about her journey from Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois, to the San Francisco Bay Area. During her conversation with Jordan, Nancy talks about working through change, and adjusting, even if you like change.
She is a founding partner of Teamworx2, a business and leadership consulting firm affiliated with Patrick Lencioni, which provides fast-paced, practical, and compelling sessions to leaders and their teams. Nancy is currently working at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church as the Director of Leadership Development where she is working to create a dynamic and innovative approach to leadership development.
Nancy is the author of Seeing in the Dark, Looking for God: An Unexpected Journey through Tattoos, Tofu, & Pronouns and, Unleashing the Power of Rubber Bands, Lessons in Non-Linear Leadership.
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Larry Osborne is the Senior Pastor at North Coast Church in Vista, California. In the nearly 40 years he has been there, the church has grown from 128 to over 11,000 in weekend attendance. North Coast has been honored as one of the ten most influential churches in America for its pioneering efforts in the multi-site movement, sermon-based small groups, and its creative approach to shared leadership. Larry is a renowned author and leader and we were so happy to have him on the show!
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