Craig Groeschel is Senior Pastor ofLife Church, Craig provides teaching, leadership, and guidance for the church as a whole. Following a vision God gave him for a different kind of church, he and a handful of people launched Life Church in 1996.
He speaks frequently at conferences, has written several books including his latest release, Hope In The Dark: Believing God is Good When Life Is Not. He and his wife, Amy, live in the Edmond, Oklahoma area and have six children, two sons-in-law, and one grandson.
Craig Groeschel is the founding of Life Church. Meeting in multiple locations around the United States, and globally at Church Online, Life Church is known for the innovative use of technology to spread the Gospel.
With a passion for serving the Church and partnering to reach people for Christ, Life.Church develops and shares resources and applications with churches worldwide.
Life Church also developed YouVersion and the Bible App. Created to help increase access and engagement with the Bible, the Bible App has been installed on more than 250 million devices and in every country of the world.
Craig and his wife, Amy, have six children and live in the Edmond, Oklahoma area where Life.Church began in 1996. He speaks frequently at conferences worldwide, hosts the Craig Groeschel Leadership Podcast, and is a New York Times best-selling author.
Books of Craig Groeschel
Altar Ego: Becoming Who God Says You Are
Chazown: Define Your Vision, Pursue Your
Passion, Live Your Life on Purpose
Daily Power: 365 Days of Fuel for Your Soul
The Christian Atheist: Believing in God but Living as If He Doesn’t Exist
Dare to Drop the Pose (previously titled Confessions of a Pastor)
Divine Direction: Seven Decisions That Will Change Your Life
Fight: Winning the Battles That Matter Most
From This Day Forward: Five Commitments to Fail-
Proof Your Marriage (with Amy Groeschel)
It: How Churches and Leaders Can Get It and Keep It
Liking Jesus: Intimacy and Contentment in a Selfie-
Centered World (previously titled #Struggles)
Love, Sex, and Happily Ever After (previously titled Going All the Way)
Soul Detox: Clean Living in a Contaminated World
Weird: Because Normal Isn’t Working
What Is God Really Like? (general editor)