More about our guest speakers
Kirk Kirkland is the Founder & Lead Pastor of Revive City Church. Kirk grew up in Dayton, OH and is a graduate of Stivers School for the Arts. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Crown College in Knoxville, TN and is pursuing a Master’s of Religious Education from West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, CA. Kirk met his wife, Karen, at his home church where he served as associate pastor for seven years. They have four children: Kerigan, Kolbie, Kingston and Klaire. In December of 2012 they moved to downtown Cincinnati then launched Revive on March 31, 2013. In December of 2019, Kirk began serving with NAMB and SCBO as a Church Planting Catalyst. Kirk is also an avid outdoorsman and loves to spend time hunting.
Joshua is the planter and pastor of Red Door Church in Cincinnati, Ohio. Red Door was launched in October of 2010 and has grown from six families into a thriving church community in the north area of the Cincy loop. The mission of Red Door is to live out the Lord’s Prayer – to spend their lives bringing a glimpse of heaven to earth. They see this happening as they begin investing into the poor and loving on the broken in their community. Their Gospel work of restoring homes and playgrounds, feeding the hungry, and taking care of those without has led to people seeing a glimpse of God’s future when He comes to make all things new.
- Married to Angie
- Children — Sydney, Dillon, & Sylvia
- Graduate of The Ohio State University & Mid America Seminary
- Planter and Lead Pastor at Lifepoint Church in Columbus for last 17 years — church of 4000+ regular attenders and members with 3 campuses
- Authored Your Next Thirty Days and Your Next Thirty Days of Relationships, church resources for new believers, pre-Christians, and Christians looking for a spark in their devotional lives.
- Co-Authored recent release, Just Thinking, 365 daily devotional
Joe was raised in Milledgeville GA. Joe served as a Marine and had a career as a landscape architect. But he considers his greatest achievement to be living each day as a passionate disciple of Jesus Christ. He is an evangelist and president of You Turn Ministries Inc, rescuing hundreds of thousands of people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Joe preaches in about 40 churches across America a year. He and his team at You Turn minister in several countries year round.