Key Speakers for 2020
Dr. Crawford Loritts is the senior pastor of Fellowship Bible Church in Roswell, Georgia. Crawford has a Bachelor of Science degree in Bible with an emphasis on pastoral studies from Cairn University in Philadelphia, PA, a Doctor of Divinity from Biola University, a Doctor Sacred Theology from Cairn University, a Doctor of Divinity from Moody Bible Institute, a Doctor of Letters from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and a Doctor of Divinity from Columbia International University. Crawford has written 9 books. He and his wife Karen are featured speakers at Family Life marriage conferences, and are co-authors of Developing Character in Your Child. He has been the featured speaker at Super Bowls, NCAA Final Four Chapel, and the Pentagon with senior military officers. Dr. Eric Mason is the founding pastor of Epiphany Fellowship in Philadelphia, PA and is passionate about seeing the glory of Christ engaged in broken cities through the gospel. He is the founder and president of Thriving, an urban resource organization focused on developing leaders for ministry in the urban context. He is the author of several books and the recipient of multiple earned degrees including a Doctoral degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yvette have four children.
Jay Pathak is the Lead Pastor of the Mile High Vineyard where he strategically guides the mission and vision of the church and provides oversight to each of the neighborhood churches. Jay co-wrote the book, The Art of Neighboring with Dave Runyon. He earned his BA in Philosophy from The Ohio State University and is a graduate of the Vineyard Leadership Institute. Prior to planting Mile High Vineyard in 2001, he served as a leader in the Columbus Vineyard’s young-adult ministry and as an intern to the senior pastor, Rich Nathan, in Columbus, Ohio.