The Gathering Church will host Jon Acuff during our morning worship service on November 24, 2013 at 10:30am. Jon Acuff is the New York Times Bestselling author of four books including his most recent, Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average & Do Work that Matters. Mr. Acuff will speak on “How to be Brave.” The worship service will also feature a special child dedication and an open potluck meal will follow.
For 15 years he’s helped some of the biggest brands in the world tell their story, including The Home Depot, Bose, Staples, and the Dave Ramsey Team. Most recently he’s spoken to hundreds of thousands of people at conferences, colleges, companies and churches. A media feature, Jon has been seen on CNN, Fox News, Good Day LA and several other key outlets.
In addition, Jon Acuff has become a social media expert with a blog read by 4 million people and close to 200k twitter followers. In 2010 he used his influence with his tribe to build two kindergartens in Vietnam. Jon lives with his wife Jenny and two daughters in Franklin, TN. He is the eldest son of Gathering Church Pastor Mark Acuff and wife Libby Acuff of Chapel Hill.
Jon’s popular blog, StuffChristiansLike.net, has more than 3 million readers. Jon has found wide readership spanning the worlds of Christian and secular outlets. More info on him can be found at acuff.me.