Mark Jobe, Lead and Founding Pastor

New Life Community Church

Mark Jobe is the lead and founding pastor of New Life Community Church in the city of Chicago. He and his wife Dee have seen New Life grow from a handful of people to several thousand meeting at over 20 locations throughout the Chicagoland area with over 40 worship services each weekend and 7 cities internationally. Mark is also the founder of New Life Centers, an organization focused on helping youth in underserved areas of Chicago. He holds a Master’s degree from Moody Theological Seminary and a Doctorate degree from Bakke Graduate University. Mark is the author of UNSTUCK: Out of Your Cave into Your Call and can be heard on his daily radio program StraightTalk.

Mainstage 2:15 PM – Redeeming Sacred Space

In an era when more and more churches are closing their doors, what can be done to save the buildings and preserve the Church’s presence in our communities? Mark Jobe, lead and founding pastor of New Life Community Church in the city of Chicago, will present a compelling vision for how to redeem sacred space for the good of our communities.