Mike Hilson is the Senior Pastor of New Life Church. Starting out in 1999 in La Plata, Maryland, with a congregation of less than 100 attendees, New Life Church has grown tremendously multiplying into several churches and video venues with now more than 5,000 in regular attendance. In addition, New Life Church has a significant presence in local and international relief work. Mike currently serves on the Board of Trustees at Southern Wesleyan University. He lives in La Plata with his wife, Tina. They have three sons, Robert, Stephen, and Joshua, who have taken this journey of ministry with them.

Books by Mike Hilson include Napkin Theology, Speak Life, A Significant IMPACT for Christ, Coffee with the Pastor – The Book of James, Coffee with the Pastor – The Chase: King David's Pursuit of the Heart of God, and Coffee with the Pastor – Walking in the Lightt: I, II, III John.


Workshop Session 5: Leadership Dynamics of a Level 4-5 Leader
Planting churches means recruiting and leading planters and then managing and growing networks. Building a movement means finding the balance between central identity and decentralized control. Take an inside look at the unique dynamics of leading from the center of a decentralized network.
Time: Thursday, 8:45 – 9:45am
Location: Education Building (E1) - Room 316

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