Dr. Mark Croston is a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; served as pastor to an urban congregation in Virginia for over 26 years; a Doctor of Ministry concentrating in Christian Education; and traveled, been on mission or preached in 40 countries –He now serves as National Director of Black Church Ministries at Lifeway Christian Resources. He is General Editor of the YOU Urban Bible Study Curriculum, Executive Editor of Deacon Magazine, and author of his latest book is Big Results Leadership. Follow at @CrostonMin on Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, and Twitter.