SPEAKERS - MISSIONFEST MANITOBA 2019
Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr.
R. Albert Mohler Jr. is the president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is an esteemed authority on contemporary issues and has been recognized by such influential publications as Time and Christianity Today as a leader among American evangelicals.
In addition to his presidential duties, Dr. Mohler hosts two programs: "The Briefing," a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview; and "Thinking in Public," a series of conversations with the day's leading thinkers. He also writes a popular blog and a regular commentary on moral, cultural and theological issues.
John North is the Team Leader of Ambassadors for Christ International–Australia. He was born in India to Australian missionaries. He has been working with AFCI–Australia for the past 24 years, building a team focused on accelerating the spread of the gospel through Australian churches. He developed the LifeWorks evangelism tool which has seen thousands of Australians come to faith in Christ and is used by many churches around the world, wrote the GrowthWorks small group course to help Christians start growing again, is on Hope 103.2 radio each morning in Sydney with the Time With God devotional spot, authors the Time With God daily devotional email read by more than 30,000 people each day, and trains church leaders in Jesus' process for building a spiritual movement. Together with the AFCI team, John leads EvangelismSHIFT, a two-year disciple making approach to developing a witnessing culture in local churches. But beyond all these things John loves to preach and teach God's word in a penetrating way that changes people's lives.